August 2010

An MTV audience of fist pumpers united on Thursday for the Season 2 premiere of JERSEY SHORE garnering the largest audience ever for the series.

The episode won its timeslot (10 – 11 p.m. ET) with the P12-34 audience amongst Canadian and US Non-Sports Specialty Networks.

It also brought in its largest teen audience ever, ranking #1 amongst all Canadian and US Specialty Networks and #2 in its timeslot overall behind CTV. The highly-anticipated return of the series garnered an average of 255,000 viewers, beating the series previous audience record. The Season 2 premiere saw an increase of 174% over the average viewership of Season 1.

New episodes of JERSEY SHORE air Thursdays at 10 p.m. ET/PT on MTV. Viewers can also watch episodes on mtv.ca.

Source: BBM Canada

 

SOCIAL MEDIA LINKS

Snooki: www.twitter.com/Sn00ki

Mike “The Situation: www,twitter.com/mikesituation

Pauly D: www.twitter.com/DJPaulyD

J-Woww: www.twitter.com/JENNIWOWW

Vinny: www.twitter.com/VINNYGUADAGNINO

 

Sunday, August 1 – 10:30pm ET/PT *Series Finale* on Global

*Series Executive Producer Justin Berfield (Malcolm in the Middle) Guest Stars*

“Ron Quits”

Ron quits after the boys get upset with him for spending too much time with his girlfriend. But when the Gundersons hire their bully neighbour, Barry (guest star Justin Berfield), as their new live-in caretaker, they soon discover Ron was a better fake father than they thought.

10:00pm – Sunday, August 1 on CTV

Det. Nichols (Jeff Goldblum) has personal ties to a case when he investigates the murder of an old friend, an isolated book dealer with a troubled daughter.

9:00pm – Sunday, August 1 on CTV

Cheryl (Virginia Madsen) lands a job with an insurance company where things are not as legit as they seem.

Iron man actor Terrence Howard has signed on for the new spin-off series Law & Order: Los Angeles.

Howard will join Skeet Ulrich, Alfred Molina and Corey Stoll on the new crime procedural which follows in the footsteps of Law & Order: Criminal Intent.

The actor, who has appeared in the likes of Iron Man and Hustle and Flow, will take on the role of a Deputy DA who works alongside Molina’s DA Morales.

Both Howard and Molina will appear in half the season’s episodes in order to continue working on other film and TV projects.

Source: Digital Spy

 

Jennifer Aniston may well join her Friends co-star Courtney Cox on new comedy series Cougar Town if a deal can be met.

Entertainment Weekly is reporting that Aniston is “nearing a deal” to make a guest appearance on the comedy’s second season.

Cougar Town executive producer Bill Lawrence has said: “I would love for it to happen, but there’s nothing to talk about yet.”

Aniston appeared on Cox’s previous series Dirt in a guest role while former Freind Lisa Kudrow popped up on Cougar Town in its first season as a doctor.

Source: Digital Spy

8:00pm – Sunday, August 1 on /A

Also airs at 9 p.m. AT on /A Atlantic and 9 p.m. MT on ACCESS

Paige Morgan (Julia Stiles, The Bourne Ultimatum), a free-spirited American college student attending a Wisconsin university, meets and falls in love with one of her classmates. However, what she doesn’t know is that he’s actually a Danish prince (Luke Mably, THE GATES) who’s spending his “gap year” hiding in America disguised as a regular guy before having to perform his princely duties.

8:00pm – Sunday, August 1 on CTV

A government official blackmails two doctors for overcharging patients before he is killed. The doctors have another secret to protect, however, and worry that someone will find out mobsters financed their practice.

Sunday, August 1 – 8pm ET/PT on Global

In this episode, nominations for the next eviction are revealed.

7:00pm – Sunday, August 1 on /A

Also airs at 8 p.m. AT on /A Atlantic and 8 p.m. MT on ACCESS

With everyone gearing up for Nationals, the pressure is on at The Rock. To celebrate, the Cruz family is hosting the Nationals send-off party where everyone has his/her own agenda.