December 2007

Thursday, January 24
9 p.m. ET – Look-A-Like – “Madonna”

NEW EPISODE – Will a thrill-seeker who loves skydiving be able to strike a pose as the incomparable Madonna? After hair, make-up and eclectic wardrobe transformations, Dian (known for her own ambition) re-invents herself only to become one “Lucky Star!”

Thursday, January 24
7 p.m. ET – Star! At The Movies

NEW EPISODE – Calling all Rambo fans! This week Star! At The Movies takes an in-depth peek into the highly-anticipated fourth chapter of the Rambo franchise. Originally set out to make this film before he released Rocky Balboa in 2006, Sylvester Stallone also seizes writing, directing and acting credits on this project. Plus, we shine the spotlight on Jack Black and his latest comedic adventure Be Kind Rewind.

Wednesday, January 23
9 p.m. ET – Star Culture – “Stars International”

Stardom and celebrity are in no way limited to Hollywood or even North America for that matter. There are multitudes of countries on this big planet all of whom have their own adaptations of Hollywood. From Bollywood to Japanimation, examine the global outlook on celebrity and stardom as a whole with this eye-opening episode of Star Culture.

Sunday, January 20
10 p.m. ET – The Girls Next Door – “Midsummer Night’s Dream”

Lingerie or less is the dress code for Playboy’s Midsummer Night’s Dream event. The annual hedonistic ritual has become one of L.A.’s most anticipated summer events and to prepare for the massive soiree, Hef’s girls endure a gauntlet of hair and makeup appointments, bikini waxes and tanning sessions. Holly gets sequined in all the right places, Bridget gets a Medusa-inspired look and Kendra opts for simple pasties and a thong – somewhere Shakespeare is smiling in his grave.

10:30 p.m. ET – The Girls Next Door – “Under the Covers”
Slip between the sheets for another sizzling photo shoot with Hef’s leading ladies who have visions of a Playboy covers dancing in their heads. Then, Holly decides to renovate the Playboy guesthouse (last decorated by Hef’s former gal-pal Barbi Benton in the ’70s) before she hones her barbeque cooking skills. The pressure of doing both gets her a little hot under the collar and pretty stressed out. See how the renovation process and her cooking skills pan out and/or if she should stick to posing for pretty pictures?

Friday, January 18
9 p.m. ET – Best! Movies! Ever! – “Fashion”

Star!’s favourite countdown show – Best! Movies! Ever! gathers Film Critic Richard Crouse, Producer Claudia Abate (FashionTelevision) and Sean Gehon to talk fashion in film. So strap on your Manolo Blahniks and flaunt your Calvin’s, Star! is in search to find out if the devil really wears Prada.

Thursday, January 17
9 p.m. ET – Look-A-Like – “Rachel Bilson”

NEW EPISODE – Can the Look-A-Like style team transform Ashley, a girl from the suburbs, into the dazzling “Summer Roberts” from The O.C.? Move over Rachel Bilson… Ashley is ready to steal the spotlight!

Thursday, January 17
7 p.m. ET – Star! At The Movies

NEW EPISODE – This week on Star! At The Movies, we take a look into Woody Allen’s latest drama Cassandra’s Dream – starring Colin Farrell and Ewan McGregor. Plus Katie Holmes reemerges on the silver screen in Callie Khouri’s (who also wrote Thelma & Louise in 1991) latest endeavor Mad Money – also starring Hollywood’s leading ladies Diane Keaton and Queen Latifah.

Wednesday, January 16
9 p.m. ET – Starring Brian Linehan

NEW SPECIAL – Star! presents a special documentary celebrating the life and career of Canadian celebrity interviewer Brian Linehan. Through a series of anecdotes and recollections, close friends Joan Rivers and biographer George Anthony pay tribute to the Canadian film industry legend, by examining his latest book Starring Brian Linehan: A Life Behind The Scenes. Loosely based on the book, this special takes viewers behind the high-life, wit, struggles, insecurities, famous friends and ground-breaking interviews of a man whose life in front and behind the camera is a force to be reckoned with.

Sunday, January 13
10:30 p.m. ET – The Girls Next Door – “Just Shoot Me”

Tonight Hef’s bunnies fulfill lifelong dreams by posing for a sexy Playboy pictorial. Reflecting each girl’s individuality, the photo shoot showcases Holly embracing Hollywood glamour, Bridget exhibits her flirtatious side while sports fan Kendra chooses a baseball cap as her only article of clothing! Hot stuff indeed except for Bridget, who is stressed trying to fit in her final exam the same day and misses a steamy shower scene. So, the girls get all wet again for a reshoot of the shower scene.

Sunday, January 13
10 p.m. – The Girls Next Door – “Operation Playmate”

Hugh Hefner’s three leading ladies – Holly Madison, Bridget Marquardt and Kendra Wilkinson – spend their Fourth of July preparing gift boxes for United States soldiers. Once their hard work is all done, the girls come home to do what they do best – throw a party!