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Saturdays at 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT (beginning Sept. 12)

AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL returns for a new cycle on Star! During this cycle, 14 finalists compete to make their dreams of becoming a top model a reality. Participants live together and vie for the grand prize, in a highly accelerated modeling boot camp. The participants’ abilities are tested each week as they strive to master the runway and fashion photo shoots, perfect publicity skills, and learn the business aspects of becoming a supermodel, all under 24-hour-a-day surveillance of the AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL cameras. Throughout the series, supermodel Tyra Banks, art director of photo shoots Jay Manuel (CANADA’S NEXT TOP MODEL), and runway guru J. Alexander mentor the participants.

Sundays at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT

This September, Star! delivers a collection of movies every week as part of the channel’s STAR! ATTRACTION line-up. Included in the list is the Star! premiere of the Mel Gibson-produced revenge flick Paparazzi (Sept. 6), along with the Canadian romantic-comedy The Art of Woo (Sept. 12) starring Adam Beach and Sook-Yin Lee, and Kissing Jessica Stein (Sept. 20) with Jennifer Westfeldt.

Thursday, August 6 at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT (Simulcast with MuchMusic)
Monday, August 3 beginning at 8 a.m. ET (Special Marathon on Star!)

See which lucky competitor becomes Paris Hilton’s new companion of choice in the Season 2 finale of PARIS HILTON’S MY NEW BFF (Aug. 6). The ultimate bestie (the third for Paris) wins an all access pass into the exciting red carpet life of Paris Hilton, including the hottest exclusive parties, celebrities, and of course…bragging rights. For viewers who may have missed an episode or simply want to catch up on all the BFF shenanigans, Star! presents all nine episodes back-to-back in a special marathon prior to the grand finale August 3 from 8 a.m. ET – 5 p.m. ET. That’s hot!

Sunday, July 26 beginning at 11 a.m. ET to 5 p.m. ET (Marathon 1)
Sunday, August 2 beginning at 11 a.m. ET to 5 p.m. ET (Marathon 2)
Sunday, August 9 beginning at 11 a.m. ET to 5 p.m. ET (Marathon 3)
Sunday, August 16 beginning at 11 a.m. ET to 4 p.m. ET (Marathon 4)
Sunday, August 23 beginning at 11 a.m. ET to 5 p.m. ET (Marathon 5)

Heading to Vegas, Casino Niagara or Rama this summer? Improve your odds by watching Star!, as the channel presents CELEBRITY POKER SHOWDOWN marathons all summer long. In each show, five celebrities team up to play a No Limit Texas Hold ‘em tournament for a charity of their choice. Celebrities laying their bets include Star Jones and Adam Rodriguez (July 26), Rosario Dawson and Mena Suvari (Aug. 2), Neil Patrick Harris and Matthew Perry (Aug. 9), Jesse Metcalfe and Fred Willard (Aug. 16), and Jason Alexander and Catherine O’Hara (Aug. 23). Hosted by Dave Foley.

Sunday, July 12 beginning at 1 p.m. ET  / 10 a.m. PT (Catch-Up Marathon)
Wednesday, July 15 at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT (Season Finale)
Saturday, July 18 at 3 p.m. ET / 12 p.m. PT (Marathon)

Star! gives CANADA’S NEXT TOP MODEL fans, who may have missed an episode or simply want to relive every model moment, a chance to get caught up in a special Cycle 3 marathon (July 12), featuring all seven episodes back-to-back leading up to the grand finale. And for those who really can’t get enough, the entire season airs back-to-back on July 18, beginning at 3 p.m. ET. Hosted by Jay Manuel, CANADA’S NEXT TOP MODEL provides dramatic twists and turns as hopefuls compete to master essential skills to succeed in the industry.

Sunday, July 12 beginning at 8 a.m. ET / 5 a.m. PT

STYLE HER FAMOUS returns to Star! for a special morning marathon featuring nine episodes airing back-to-back. Jay Manuel (CANADA’S NEXT TOP MODEL) and his top-notch team of makeover maestros are back to help bring regular women closer to becoming red carpet ready. In each episode, one lucky participant is given a crash course in hair, makeup, clothing, and accessories to give her the look of her favorite celebrity. Viewers witness inspirations drawn from Beyoncé, Scarlett Johansson, Tyra Banks, Hilary Duff, and Katie Holmes in this special marathon.

Sundays at 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT

This summer, Star! delivers a collection of summer movies every week as part of the channel’s STAR! ATTRACTION line-up. Included in the list are Death to Smoochy (June 28), America’s Sweethearts (July 5), Swingers* (*9 p.m. ET on July 12), Celebrity (July 19), Stardom (July 26), Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (Aug. 2), S1m0ne (Aug. 9), Femme Fatale (Aug. 16), Little Voice (Aug. 23), The Kid Stays in the Picture (Aug. 30), and Paparazzi (Sept. 6).

Sunday, June 21 beginning at 12 p.m. ET / 9 a.m. PT

This Father’s Day, Star! delivers six back-to-back hours of parenthood when 80s heartthrob Scott Baio becomes a dad in SCOTT BAIO IS 46…AND PREGNANT. The celebrity reality series focuses on Baio as he copes with the realization of becoming a first-time father at the age of 46 by registering in “Daddy 2 Be” classes.

Monday, May 25 at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT

Forget surfing YouTube™ for funny business. Star! captures workplace mayhem at its finest with an array of the very best workplace ads in WORLD’S FUNNIEST OFFICE COMMERCIALS. Hosted by actor Mike O’Malley (MY NAME IS NOT EARL and YES, DEAR), some of the funniest ads featured in this one-hour special include Rolling Rock’s “Man Thong” (United States), Bud Light’s “Swear Jar” (United States), Cadbury’s “Reply All” (Canada) and Central Behaar’s “New Guy” (The Netherlands).

Saturday, May 23 at 11 p.m. ET / 8 p.m. PT (Series Finale)

Sunday, May 31 beginning at 1 p.m. ET – 9 p.m. ET (Marathon)

All season long PRETTY WICKED has put looks aside as competitors searched for inner beauty. Now in the one-hour series finale, it’s down to Ana, Katie, Sarah C and Sarah R who battle it out for $50,000 by proving they’ve transformed their mean spirited ways. Host CariDee English (AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL) and judges Mia Tyler, Dr. Jenn Berman, and Kyle Cease crown the season’s biggest transformation. For viewers who missed every diva outburst, Star! presents the entire season in an all-day PRETTY WICKED MARATHON, May 31 beginning at 1 p.m. ET/ 10 a.m. PT to 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT.