November Highlights on Star!

Additional November Highlights on Star!

Programming highlights include:

Dave Navarro has a new “Addiction” for Texas Hold’em on Celebrity Poker Showdown (Nov. 19).
Fashion turns to music for inspiration with all new episodes of Look-A-Like, starting with Hilary Duff (Nov. 22) and Alanis Morissette (Nov. 29).
Will Russell Crowe throw another fit if his rugby team loses the Grand Final? Don’t miss the season finale of South Sydney Story (Nov. 27).
The Girls Next Door switches gears by kicking things into overdrive (Nov. 29).

Below is a chronological listing of additional programming highlights for November 19 – 29, 2007 on Star!. All programming is subject to change (All times ET; go to to confirm local broadcast times):

Monday, November 19
8 p.m. – Celebrity Poker Showdown

Filmed before a live studio audience at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Celebrity Poker Showdown features five celebrities competing for a piece of the $250,000 NetZero Internet prize pool, in a game of No Limit, Texas Hold’em poker, for the charity of their choice.

Hosted by Canadian comedian/actor Dave Foley and joined by Expert Poker Commentator Phil Gordon, tonight’s game features actors Jerry O’Connel, Richard Kind, Willie Garson, famed-guitarist Dave Navarro and actress Jennie Garth, all vying for the top prize.

Tuesday, November 20
9 p.m. – South Sydney Story – “The Book of Feuds”

NEW EPISODE – The South Sydney Rabbitohs are bonding beautifully; however, their connection isn’t translating on the field. With an enforced new code of discipline set up, a player’s mentor group established and the players taking on etiquette lessons – games are still being lost! Behind the scenes, Russell Crowe and Peter Holmes Á Court have to contend with a new concept – ownership decisions. Deciding on which player stays and which player goes, becomes crucial to the survival of the team…and challenging for the duo in command.

Wednesday, November 21
8:30 p.m. – Making It – “Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show”

Known as the Academy Awards of dog shows, The Westminster Kennel Club holds its annual competition every February at New York City’s Madison Square Garden. With over 2,500 hundred dogs entered, winning “Best In Show” is the most coveted prize on the dog show circuit. Making It follows veteran dog handler, Alison Alexander, who is showcasing five dogs on her 12th trip to the show. Plus, share in the experience with first-timers Alan and Joanne Matheson, whose dog Diva is a champion Border Collie in Canada. Will either of them come home with the “Best In Show” crown?

Thursday, November 22
8 p.m. – Look-A-Like – “Hilary Duff”

NEW EPISODE – Eva can sing, dance and act just like her idol Hilary Duff. But after a remarkable transformation by the Look-A-Like style team, Eva shocks those on-set, by pulling off Hilary’s sultry, exotic brunette look to the max!

9 p.m. – The Girls Next Door – “Training Dazed”

NEW EPISODE – The Girls Next Door depicts life at the world famous Playboy Mansion by following the lives of Hugh Hefner’s three leading girlfriends—Holly Madison, Bridget Marquardt and Kendra Wilkinson. From the parties to the everyday issues of sharing one man, it’s all a day in the life of these lovely ladies. Tonight, Bridget decides to send her dog to obedience school, while Kendra enrolls herself in charm school and Holly continues with her apprenticeship at Playboy Magazine.

Saturday, November 24
8:30 p.m. – Style Her Famous – “Drew Barrymore”

Can Jay Manuel (America’s Next Top Model, Canada’s Next Top Model) help a country girl score Drew Barrymore’s big-league glamour? Tune in to find out how Jay and his style team were able to take the country out of this one cowgirl, only to reveal box office appeal.

Monday, November 26
7:30 p.m. – eTalk

The Grey Cup wraps up its weekend festivities and eTalk was at all the parties paying tribute to Canada’s football championship. The sporting event draws out droves of celebrity and sports personalities, and only eTalk can take Canadians behind the scenes to the best parties, including the buzzed-about Maxim Players bash at the CN Tower.

8 p.m. – Celebrity Poker Showdown

Head back to the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas for Celebrity Poker Showdown. Tonight’s game rounds up Golden Globe®-winning actress Angie Dickinson, comedian Penn Gillette, Emmy Award®-winning comedian Kathy Griffin, professional race car driver Jeff Gordon

and actor Ron Livingston.

Tuesday, November 27
9 p.m. – South Sydney Story – “Rabbit Season”

SEASON FINALE – The final games of the season will determine if the grand experiment of privatisation has worked for the South Sydney Rabbitohs. Nothing other than making the Grand Final will satisfy some fans – particularly those who voted against Russell Crowe and Peter Holmes Á Court’s mentorship. In this season finale, we find out if 2007 will be known as a building year or a winning year for the South Sydney Rabbitohs.

Thursday, November 29
7:30 p.m. – eTalk

eTalk has exclusive coverage of the Unite Against AIDS concert in Montreal. Hosted by eTalk’s Ben Mulroney, the concert highlights include performances by Avril Lavigne, Sarah McLachlan and Corneille.

8 p.m. – Look-A-Like – “Alanis Morissette”

NEW EPISODE – Janine, a 26-year-old, ‘ironically’ likes rock music just like her Canadian celebrity double, Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Alanis Morissette. Watch how the Look-A-Like style team turns up the volume on this amazing makeover!

9 p.m. – The Girls Next Door – “Dangerous Curves”

NEW EPISODE – Hugh Hefner’s leading bunnies continue to expose the secrets of the Playboy Mansion. In tonight’s episode, the ladies kick things into overdrive as Kendra prepares to participate in the celebrity portion of the Toyota Grand Prix. Meanwhile, Bridget gets her Porsche customized and Holly goes “green” by purchasing a Toyota Prius.

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