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 […]

HBO’s 104 Emmy Nominations Put the Premium TV Network on Top

The 63rd Emmy Award nominees were announced Thursday, July 14, revealing HBO as the network leader for the 12th year in a row with 104 nominations. Broadcast networks still fell 54 nominations short of the premium movie channel, as CBS nabbed 2nd place with 50 nominations. HBO’s miniseries, ‘Mildred Pierce,’ starring Kate Winslet, led with 21 show nominations, […]

G4 Set to Commemorate Ryan Dunn in ‘Attack of the Show’ Special Followed by ‘Proving Ground’

Known as one of today’s greatest entertainers, often at his own expense, Ryan Dunn, was most famous for his prankster role in dare devil meets comedy shows like ‘Jackass’ while making regular appearances on the G4 network, most recently hosting ‘Proving Ground,’ another lighthearted reality series. Ryan Dunn was tragically involved in a fatal car accident just a few short weeks ago, but his memory lives on through […]

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 […]

51 Contestants Compete in Miss USA Beauty Pageant While Fans Become the Virtual Judge at Home

Update 6/20/11: Miss California, Alyssa Campanella, age 21, wins the 2011 Miss USA® pageant and will compete in the Fall during the Miss Universe® competition – way to represent! Plus, check out the crowning moment below! “Here she comes, Miss America…” Do you ever find yourself watching the annual Miss USA® beauty pageant on NBC […]

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 […]

‘So You Think You Can Dance’ Returns to DISH TV Thursday Night

From tap to ballet, break dancing and isolations, America sure has its fair share of talent when it comes to the performing arts, with no style of dance discounted. The original dance reality series, ‘So You Think You Can Dance,’ (SYTYCD) returns to FOX television, part of DISH Network programming in HD on Thursday, May 26 […]

Discovery Channel Covers Recent Tornado Outbreak in ‘Storm Chasers’ Programming Exclusive

The recent tornado outbreak that violently swept through the Southern part of the United States, from Alabama to Mississippi, destroyed the lives of over 300 people caused by at least 200 tornadoes. The must-be-crazy ‘Storm Chasers’ on the Discovery Channel, part of DISH Network programming, were there to catch most of the whirlwind action that […]

Television Networks Announce Programming Cancellations and Pick Ups on DISH TV

Five of television’s major networks recently announced programming cancellations for shows that won’t be making a comeback appearance next season. Some of the cancellation announcements were expected, but other shows with a loyal fan base came as unwanted news to TV viewers who will be losing some of their favorite shows. Although many series on these five big […]

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 […]