Style Will be Rebranded As Esquire Network

By | Monday September 9, 2013 @ 11:08am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

There has been a change of plans for NBCUniversal‘s partnership with Hearst to launch an Esquire-branded cable network. Instead of NBCU’s male-centric G4 it will be the female-oriented Style that will morph into Esquire Read More »

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Style Renews ‘Jerseylicious’ For Fifth Season

By | Wednesday October 31, 2012 @ 9:46am PDT

Jerseylicious Renewed Season 5Style Network is bringing back the big hair and big dramas of Jerseylicious for a fifth season. The cable network renewed the comedy docu-soap series for a 14-episode season set to debut in … Read More »

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NBC’s PR Executive Jamie French To Head Communications For Style Network

By | Tuesday September 6, 2011 @ 9:20am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

In a cross-division NBCUniversal move, NBC PR executive Jamie French has been named VP communications for NBC’s new corporate sibling The Style Network. In the newly created position, French will oversee publicity for Style, reporting to Style president … Read More »

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‘Tia & Tamera’ Premiere Sets Ratings Record For Style

By | Tuesday August 9, 2011 @ 3:08pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Last night’s premiere of Style Network’s new docu-series Tia & Tamera posted the network’s most-watched series launch in history. The series starring twin sisters Tia and Tamera Mowry averaged 757,000 total viewers at 9 PM and 1.5 million … Read More »

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Style Orders 3 Reality Series, Puts 10 More In Development

By | Tuesday April 12, 2011 @ 7:16am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

The Style Network today held its first upfront presentation since the channel was put under the purview of NBCU’s Lauren Zalaznick following the NBCU-Comcast merger. Style announced it has picked up Big Rich Texas with a 10-episode order. The docu-series, set to premiere in July, explores the ultra-exclusive world at the top of the Dallas social scene. It is produced by Fly on the Wall, with Allison Grodner and Rich Meehan exec producing. Two years ago, the network shot a similar series, Divas and Daughters, about Dallas socialite mothers and daughters. Also announced today are How Do I Look?, a search for the country’s worst fashion offenders hosted by Jeannie Mai, which will premiere in September; and makeover series Glam Fairy, a spinoff of Style’s flagship series Jerseylicious. The Endemol USA show, which follows New Jersey makeup artist Alexa Prisco, will premiere in October. Style also announced a development slate of 10 unscripted series. Here are the descriptions: Read More »

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Style Greenlights Reality Series With ‘Sister, Sister’ Stars Tia And Tamera Mowry

By | Thursday February 10, 2011 @ 5:00am PST
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: Twelve years after their sitcom Sister, Sister ended its run on ABC, identical twin sisters Tia and Tamera Mowry are headlining another series together. The Style Network has given a six-episode order to Tia & Tamera Take 2, a docu-series about the current lives of the former child stars, with Tia going through her first pregnancy and Tamera planning her wedding. The series, which will premiere in late summer, stems from the Tia & Tamera Take 2 reality special the network aired in July. “The feedback from their special on Style last year was incredibly positive and showed us how much our viewers identify with these women, their humor and optimistic outlook on life and their daily journey to balance successful professional pursuits with their equally important personal and social lives,” said Style president Salaam Coleman Smith. Read More »

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CABLE RATINGS: Solid Debut For ‘Working Class’, ‘Jerseylicious’ Sets Record

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Style Renews ‘Jerseylicious’ For Season 3

By | Wednesday January 5, 2011 @ 1:25pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

On the heels of Jerseylicious‘ Jan. 2 episode ranking as Style Network’s highest-rated telecast in history, the cable network has renewed the reality/comedy docu-soap for a third season with a 20-episode order to air later this year. Produced by Endemol USA, Jerseylicious follows the lives, loves, fashions and feuds … Read More »

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