SOAPnet October 2009 programming highlights

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September 17th, 2009

via press release:

SOAPnet HIGHLIGHTS OCTOBER 2009

Updated as of 9/17/09. Subject to change.

"While My Pretty One Sleeps"

Sunday Night Movies SOAPnet Premiere

AIRS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 4 (8PM-10PM, ET/PT)

Based on the best-selling novel by Mary Higgins Clark, Neeve Kearney (Connie Selleca) links a mobster’s release to the murder of a gossip columnist doing an exposé on the fashion industry.

"Bank of Mom and Dad"

Episode Premiere

AIRS WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7 (10PM-11PM, ET/PT)

"Danielle" – Danielle is a 27-year-old wife, mother and aspiring fashion designer in Hartford, CT. Her $40,000 debt is taking its toll on her dream of having her own design business, while still hoping to provide a stable future for her family. She spends money she doesn't have on wigs, beauty products and fast food while student loans, car loans, parking tickets, medical bills and other bills pile up. With the help of money coach Farnoosh Torabi, Danielle's mom, Natalie, and stepdad Fred move in to help get Danielle's priorities straight.

"Let Me Call You Sweetheart"

Sunday Night Movies SOAPnet Premiere

AIRS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 11 (8PM-10PM, ET/PT)

A prosecutor’s reopening of a bizarre 11 year-old murder case endangers both her and her daughter, based on the best-selling mystery novel by Mary Higgins Clark.

"Bank of Mom and Dad"

Episode Premiere

AIRS WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 14 (10PM-11PM, ET/PT)

"Dina" – Twenty-four-year-old Dina ditched veterinary school to pursue a vague dream of becoming a model/actress. Bringing in less than $7000 per year, she mooches off of her boyfriend, friends and family members, sleeping on their couches and borrowing money she promises she'll pay back when she becomes rich and famous. Meanwhile, creditors are harassing her for the almost $20,000 she owes in back fees, and her boyfriend and friends are this close to cutting her out of their lives. With the help of money coach Farnoosh Torabi, Dina's mother and uncle move in with Dina to try and get her to confront her spending, set a budget and get a job before she loses it all.

"Moonlight Becomes You"

Sunday Night Movies SOAPnet Premiere

AIRS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 18 (8PM-10PM, ET/PT)

Based on the best-selling novel by Mary Higgins Clark, a photographer (Donna Mills) becomes a target while probing her stepmother’s murder, and a plot to swindle retirees.


"Bank of Mom and Dad"

Episode Premiere

AIRS WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21 (10PM-11PM, ET/PT)

** TBD **

"Voluntary Viewing Marathon"

AIRS SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24 (8AM-3PM, ET/PT)

There are many ways to help our country. Some build houses…Some hold charity auctions…Some just enjoy a little Breakfast in Bed!

Episodes:

8AM – The O.C. Episode #2005-061 "The Chrismukkah Bar Mitz-vahkkkah" The gang convinces Ryan to have a bar mitzvah and use all the money he gets to pay for Johnny’s surgery.

9AM –One Tree Hill Episode #2003-018 - "To Wish Impossible Things" The guys of Tree Hill are auctioned off for charity.

10AM – One Tree Hill Episode #2008-102 - "What Do You Go Home To?" Brooke is accepted into a program to take care of a baby being brought into the country for surgery.

11AM – Beverly Hills 90210 Episode #1991-008 - "The Gentle Art of Listening" Brenda surprises Andrea when she joins her in volunteering at the teen hotline.

12PM – Beverly Hills 90210 Episode #1992-026 – "Play It Again, David" Brandon plays Big Brother to a boy from the youth center where Andrea volunteers.

1PM – Beverly Hills 90210 Episode # 1993-064 - "The Kindness of Strangers" Brandon befriends a homeless Gulf War vet and brings him home for Thanksgiving dinner.

2PM – Beverly Hills 90210 Episode #1997-182 - "If I Had a Hammer" The gang works with Habitat for Humanity to build a house for Willie who works at the Peach Pit.

"While You Were Sleeping"

Sunday Night Movies SOAPnet Premiere

AIRS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 25 (8PM-10PM, ET/PT)

Lonely Chicago subway clerk Lucy Moderatz (Sandra Bullock), saves the life of a man (Peter Gallagher) she adored from afar when he falls in front of an oncoming train. The ordeal leaves the man comatose, and when his family comes to visit him at the hospital, they mistakenly are informed that Lucy is his fiancée. Things get complicated when she starts to fall in love with the man’s kind brother (Bill Pullman).

"Bank of Mom and Dad"

Series Premiere

AIRS WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30 (10PM-11PM, ET/PT)

** TBD **

 
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