Deep Soap: Fearless New Year’s Predictions

2011 was the year that daytime soaps died — again and again and again.  What will 2012 bring to daytime television? Will CBS and NBC decide to axe their surviving soaps? Will “All My Children” and “One Life To Live” miraculously come back from the dead for a second time?  Will The Powers That Be […]

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Ty Pennington Channels His Inner Flea Market Junkie in ‘Great Big American Auction’

“Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” handyman Ty Pennington gets suited up on Thursday for his new role as host of “The Great Big American Auction,” a show which will change the lives of several deserving Americans. “The Great Big American Auction” is a new, unscripted show in which the design guru criss-crosses America with experts in […]

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‘The Revolution’ Gets An Official Premiere Date

ABC has announced that “The Revolution,” as expected, will launch on Monday, January 15, 2012. The lifestyle show will replace long-running soap opera “One Life To Live” which will air its final episode on Friday, January 13. “The Revolution” was originally billed as a show similar to “Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition,” chronicling the weight […]

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‘Extreme Makeover’ Salutes Veterans With Star-Studded Fundraising Special

LOS ANGELES — “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” will salute military families in a Veterans Day fundraising special featuring stars including Jewel, Whoopi Goldberg and Robin Williams. The hourlong ABC special, airing 8/7c on Nov. 11, will focus on issues faced by veterans and highlight the skills they can bring to the workforce and their communities, […]

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Ty Pennington Joins ABC’s ‘The Revolution’

Ty Pennington is going from moving buses to starting a revolution. The “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” host has been tapped to come aboard ABC’s upcoming health and lifestyle series, “The Revolution.” Pennington joins previously announced co-hosts Tim Gunn of “Project Runway” fame, and fitness guru Harley Pasternak. “Ty’s passionate and deep connection to everyone he […]

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Michelle Obama Joins Ty Pennington & Crew on ‘Extreme Makeover: Home Edition’

For the new season premiere of “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition,” Ty Pennington and his design team enjoyed help from a new, albeit temporary member of their crew – First Lady Michelle Obama. The nation’s number one fan of Pennington’s feel-good show wished the design team well in front of the White House as they set […]

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