May 10, 2011

TV TimeZ

May 10, 2011

ABC:  Dancing with the Stars, Dancing with the Stars, Body of Proof
CBS: NCIS, NCIS: LA, The Good Wife
CW: One Tree Hill, Hellcats
FOX: Glee, Raising Hope, Traffic Light
NBC: The Biggest Loser: Couples, The Voice

Yesterday morning during NBC News' Today, Meredith Vieira placed the official stamp on her future plans, saying she is leaving Today next month.  Ann Curry, who has been with Today since 1997, will take Vieira's place as co-host with Matt Lauer and Natalie Morales will step into Curry's place as newsreader. 

Two more animated comedies received renewal orders from FOX as Family Guy will return for a tenth season and The Cleveland Show for a fourth season.  Both shows fall under the network's Animation Domination block on Sunday nights and are produced by 20th Century Fox Television.  Seth MacFarlane is the creator/executive producer of Family Guy while MacFarlane along with Mike Henry and Rich Appel are executive producers and co-creators of The Cleveland Show.  

Clan Kardashian is back with a sixth season of Keeping Up with the Kardashians on E! premiering June 12 at 10p.  Throughout the 12-episode new season, the Kardashian family sets a goal of spending more quality time  together which encourages the revelation of many secrets.  Ryan Seacrest Productions and Bunim-Murray Productions produce the series. 

Seven young women comprise the new cast for the seventh season of Bad Girls Club as Oxygen's original series debuts July 11 at 9p.  The new batch of Bad Girls will live together in a New Orleans mansion where they all jockey to be the head girl in charge.  Bunim-Murray Productions produces. 

Like mother, like daughter, Bristol Palin gets her own docu-reality series on BIO Channel scheduled to premiere later this year with ten half-hour episodes.  The new BIO Channel untitled series follows Palin as she moves from Alaska to Los Angeles with her son, Tripp where she has a new job at a small charity and moves in with her friends Kyle and Chris Massey. Palin appeared on ABC's Dancing with the Stars will fellow celebrity contestant, Kyle Massey where the pair along with Kyle's brother, Chris all became friends.  Single mom, Palin allows cameras to have exclusive access to her personal life as she makes these life-changing moves.  Associated Television International is producing the series for BIO.