Category Archives: Television Perspectives

Watch Premiere of ‘Magic Beyond Words The J.K. Rowling Story’ on Lifetime Television

This last weekend, the final Harry Potter installment hit the movie theatres as fans camped out at movie theatres across the country to get their last fix of the wizard story empire, author J.K. Rowling has created over the years. A new Lifetime original movie will premiere, ‘Magic Beyond Words: The J.K. Rowling Story,’ on Monday night […]

Watch the Dramatic Return of ‘Bachelorette’ Villain Bentley as One Suitor Leaves – Only on ABC

We’re more than halfway through ‘The Bachelorette,’ season 7, with only six remaining contestants left, and Ashley Hebert is still hung up on “the one who got away,” otherwise known to the rest of the world watching as this season’s villain, Bentley. After five episodes of watching Ashley’s insecurities reach new heights, while she continues to battle […]

Watch Disney and HGTV Transform Homes in ‘My Yard Goes Disney’ – Premieres Monday on DISH Network

Every child’s dream growing up is to visit the “happiest place on earth,” but imagine being able to bring that excitement to life everyday in your own backyard – no, Disney princesses are not included, but HGTV designers and Disney theme parks are teaming up to surprise homeowners with a Disney-themed backyard in tonight’s series premiere of ‘My Yard Goes […]

Saying Goodbye to the Oprah Winfrey Show – Final Episode May 25 on DISH TV

It’s the end of an era as TV talk show host legend, Oprah Winfrey, signs off from her daytime television talk show, the Oprah Winfrey Show, after 25 years to focus on her latest project, the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN), part of DISH Network programming. The countdown to Oprah’s last episode is more bitter than sweet […]

DISH Network Airs ‘A Child’s Garden of Poetry’ in an HBO Family Special

In an original HBO Family Special, children and their families everywhere will be inspired by literary art in ‘A Child’s Garden of Poetry,’ set to replay on HBO at 6:30pm on Saturday, April 30 (part of DISH Network programming). For viewers familiar with the Emmy Award®-winning Baby Classical series, ‘A Child’s Garden of Poetry’ is produced by the same […]

Royal Wedding Coverage for Historical Nuptials of Kate Middleton and Prince William April 29

You might say that the U.S. has put “Bieber Fever” on hold in time for the Royal Wedding buzz that has circulated across the country just before the nuptials of Kate Middleton and Prince William on Friday, April 29. Even if you’re not looking forward to the historical day, it will be kind of hard […]

Backed By Star Power NBC’s ‘The Voice’ Premieres Tuesday on DISH Network

I know what you’re thinking, another reality singing competition is just what DISH Network programming needs (insert sarcasm here). ‘The Voice’ on NBC promises to be less “pretentious” and more serious about the actual process of turning an unknown singer into a recording artist, with the help of four famous performers as the participants’ coaches: Cee Lo […]

Wannabe Celebrities Featured in New VH1 Reality TV Series ‘Famous Food’

Not exactly sure what former ‘Bachelor’ Jake Pavelka, ‘The Hills’ plastic surgery clad Heidi Montag, and unstable (to put it politely) ‘New Jersey Housewives’ star Danielle Staub all have in common? It seems as though VH1, part of DISH Network programming, has put together a new reality series featuring the mentioned C-list celebrities, plus the […]

Speaking of Practical Jokes – Betty White Set to Host Senior Citizen Prank Show

No, this is not an April Fool’s joke, but Happy April Fool’s Day nonetheless. Just when you thought Ashton Kutcher was the only person in television to go around Hollywood punking his friends, guess again. NBC, part of DISH Network programming, is giving Betty White, 89, her own reality prankster show called ‘Betty White’s Off Their Rockers’ where […]

Bravo Adds New Shows Staying True to Reality and Documentary Style Programming

Bravo television (channel 129, available on DISH Network America’s Top 200) recently announced  a major change in its programming lineup with the renewal of five of its hit reality series, in addition to picking up 11 new shows for the network. Bravo is great at putting out reality TV programming and documentary series that feature dramatic and […]