June 3, 2011

TV TimeZ and Casting CallZ

Tonight's Premiere:
Animal Planet: Whale Wars at 9p
Tonight's Finales:Nat Geo WILD: Python Hunters at 9p
Syfy: Urban Legends at 10p
Saturday's Premiere:HGTV: Room Crashers at 12p
Saturday's Finale:Spike TV: The Ultimate Fighter at 9p
Sunday's Premieres:Turner Classic Movies: TCM Essentials Jr. at 8p
Food Network: The Next Food Network Star at 9p
HISTORY: Ice Road Truckers at 9p
National Geographic Channel: Flea Man: Estate Sale Addict at 9p
Travel Channel: Mancations at 9p & 1030p
A&E Network: The Glades at 10p
Animal Planet: Finding Bigfoot at 10p
Showtime: The Real L Word at 10p
TLC: Freaky Eaters at 10p & 1030p
MTV: Teen Wolf at 11p
Sunday's Finales:MTV: Randy Jackson Presents America's Best Dance Crew at 730p
Discovery Channel: Hogs Gone Wild at 9p
TLC: Sister Wives at 9p
Bravo: The Real Housewives of Orange County at 10p

Jane Lynch, playing Glee's favorite meanie on FOX, the role that won her an Emmy Award in 2010, will take on a new gig as host of the 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards, airing live on FOX September 18.  The event will be broadcast from the NOKIA Theatre in Los Angeles.  Nominations for the 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards will be announced at 540a PT on July 14. 

On June 30, FOX News Channel will end The Glenn Beck Program.  Both the network and host Glenn Beck announced his pending exit in April.  During the month of May, The Glenn Beck Program saw its ratings plummet by 17% in total viewers. Fox News has not yet announced Beck's replacement in the 5p weekday slot.  

Casting Call Opportunity:  FOX's upcoming The X Factor is giving viewers another way to audition for the show online through YouTube.  Available now through June 9, solo artists and vocal groups at least 12 years old and more can submit an audition video exclusively on YouTube via www.youtube.com/theXfactorusa. Applicants should submit videos that are two minutes in length, including a 30-second introduction that explains who they are and why they would be great on The X Factor.  For more information and complete rules and regulations, visit www.youtube.com/theXfactorusa.