What To Watch: Wednesday

TOP PICK: ‘Top Chef All-Stars‘ (10pm on Bravo) **Season Finale** Watch Episodes On Demand It’s all come down to this in the finale: Richard vs. Mike Isabella for the title. Who will go home the victor with the record-breaking $200,000 grand prize? Whoever it is will need help from past chef’testants to please the judges […]

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W.Va. Miners Say Nothing Fake in TV Series ‘Coal’

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – A southern West Virginia mine foreman featured in the new reality TV series “Coal” says the show that debuts March 30 lives up to its billing: It’s all real. Jerry “Wildman” Edwards says “there’s nothing on this show fake. What’s on it, we done it.” Edwards attended a preview screening of the […]

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TV, Publishing Jumping on Story of Chilean Miners

BY: David Bauder NEW YORK – The Chilean mine rescue was an “uplifting and exciting” story in contrast to accounts of tragedy and woe that dominate the news, a top television executive said Thursday, explaining a rush to tell the tale in many formats. Already, there’s a book deal about the rescue, a reality show […]

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Mining Reality Show in Works from ‘Deadliest Catch’ Team

With the rescue of 33 trapped Chilean miners still playing in a loop on every news channel, Spike TV is prepped to announce a new reality series about, you guessed it, mining. The network has ordered ‘Coal,’ from the producers of ‘Deadliest Catch,’ which will follow the dangerous underground job in West Virginia, according to […]

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