Monday, February 8, 2010

NEWS: Rentrak, Minka, Duhamel, Wallace, Braeden

Rentrak Strikes Measurement Deal With DISH
Media measurement firm Rentrak Corporation has reached an agreement with pay-TV operator Dish Network to commercially integrate TV viewing data from Dish's set-tops with Rentrak's TV Essentials audience measurement service. Rentrak says that combining data from Dish, which has 13.9 million subscribers, with its existing telco TV and cable viewing information will now allow it to measure viewing on over 15 million televisions covering all 210 TV markets.

Josh Duhamel Admits Interest In Returning To ALL MY CHILDREN
“You know what, I would love to do that actually,” Josh told 104.3 MY FM’s “Valentine In The Morning” in Los Angeles about reprising his ALL MY CHILDREN role of Leo. “I would. I had so much fun on that show for those three years. And I still keep in touch with a lot of the people over there.”

Jessie Wallace returns to EASTENDERS
EASTENDERS favorites Kat and Alfie Moon are to be reunited on screen later this year after the BBC confirmed today that Jessie Wallace is returning to the soap. The 38-year-old - who was last seen as Walford's tart with a heart Kat Slater on Christmas Day 2005 - recently inked a new deal at the same time as co-star Shane Richie.

25 years of EASTENDERS women
A live episode revealing who killed Archie Mitchell will show how key the soap’s leading ladies are to its success.

PHOTOS: Eric Braeden Celebrates 30 Years On Y&R slideshow.

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS actress Minka Kelly lands CBS pilot
Minka Kelly has landed a role in the prospective CBS comedy, TRUE LOVE. The project — produced by Matt Tarses of Scrubs and Worst Week fame — focuses on four friends looking for love in New York. Kelly will play Kate, who’s described as sweet, strong-willed, and Midwestern.

1 comment:

  1. Oh my... if Josh ever goes back to AMC and reprises his role and on screen chemistry with Rebecca Budig I just might die...