August 27, 2010

TV TimeZ and Casting CallZ

Tonight's Premieres:
Discovery Channel: Beyond Survival with Les Stroud at 10p
Animal Planet: Blood Dolphins at 11p
Tonight's Finale:
Animal Planet: Whale Wars at 9p
Sunday's Special:
NBC: 62nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at 8p
Sunday's Premieres:
National Geographic Channel: Border Wars at 9p
WE tv: Amazing Wedding Cakes at 10p
Sunday's Finales:
Lifetime: Drop Dead Diva at 9p

Even before the official announcement takes place on Monday night, cast members for the 11th season of ABC's Dancing with the Stars are surfacing, per E! Online.Bristol Palin, daughter of former Alaska governor Sarah Palin is supposedly one of the celebrity cast members along with David Hasselhoff, Audrina Patridge, Jersey Shore's The Situation and Brandy. ABC won't comment on these casting rumors, stating the full cast will be unveiled Monday night during a live announcement within Bachelor Pad.
Casting Call: mtvU and the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) are teaming in their continued search for aspiring young entrepreneurs in the2010 "Movers & Changers" competition. Finalists in the competition will be seen on mtvU in the short-form series Movers & Changers opening November 17 and will compete for the chance to ring The Closing Bell at the NYSE. The ultimate winner will receive $25,000 in start-up money. Interested college students who are 16 to 28 years old can compete as individuals or in teams of three where they develop and produce an enticing business proposal using social media to enhance their venture. The overall ideas presented should be original, innovative and practical and must have potential to be profitable. Students can target a niche audience or appeal to the masses with their idea. Entries can be submitted online at, using a short "elevator pitch" video now through midnight on October 8, 2010.