via press release:
BRAVO’S FUNNY LADY KATHY GRIFFIN SHINES IN “KATHY GRIFFIN: PANTS OFF” PREMIERING TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 AT 9PM ET/PT
Rachel Zoe Goes Bananas For Kim Kardashian In A New Episode Of “The Rachel Zoe Project” Tuesday, September 20 At 10pm Et/Pt
NEW YORK – September 15, 2011 – Bravo’s Kathy Griffin storms the stage in her latest one-hour special, “Kathy Griffin: Pants Off” airing Tuesday, September 20 at 9pm et/pt. Before a live, sold-out crowd at the Sergerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa, CA, the two-time Emmy® Award-winner unleashes her uncompromising wit on everyone including reality stars the Kardashian family and the Real Housewives franchise, as well as newsmakers Michele Bachman and Casey Anthony. Griffin also shares details of her provocative evening at Anderson Cooper’s country home. For a sneak peak: http://www.bravotv.com/kathy-griffin-my-life-on-the-d-list/season-6/videos/marcus-bachmann-writes-jokes-for-kathy-griffin
Since 2005, Kathy has performed many successful and award nominated stand-up specials for the network including “Kathy Griffin….Is Not Nicole Kidman,” “Strong Black Woman,” “Kathy Griffin: Everybody Can Suck It,” “Kathy Griffin: Straight To Hell,” “Kathy Griffin: She’ll Cut a Bitch,” “Kathy Griffin: Balls of Steal,” “Kathy Griffin Does the Bible Belt,” “Kathy Griffin: Whores on Crutches” and most recently “Kathy Griffin: Gurrl Down!” Bravo’s Emmy® Award-winning reality series, “Kathy Griffin: My Life On The D-List,” completed its sixth and final season last summer.
TV HIGHLIGHTS FOR WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 18TH:
Bravo packs a full week of drama, dating, delicacies and delight:
Airing this Sunday, September 18 at 10pm et/pt, “The Real Housewives of New Jersey” leave the Garden State for paradise as they travel to Punta Cana. Teresa gives Caroline and Al a VIP ticket to her sexy fashion show before the entire gang heads out on their private cruise. It’s all bikinis, beer and booze until Kathy and Teresa come to blows on the beach. For a sneak peek: http://www.bravotv.com/the-real-housewives-of-new-jersey/season-3/videos/kathy-wakile-vs-teresa-giudice.
On an all-new “Most Eligible Dallas,” Drew and Courtney attempt to resolve their differences after their blowout at DIFFA, premiering Monday, September 19 at 10pm ET/PT. Matt and Neill discover their feelings for one another may be deeper than they’re willing to admit. Drew’s ex drops a bomb on him, disrupting Drew’s plans to win him back. Courtney moves into foreign territory with a hottie from South Africa, as Glenn reconnects with a former love interest. Meanwhile, Tara learns that kids may not be in the future plans of the man she is dating. For a sneak peek: http://www.bravotv.com/most-eligible-dallas/season-1/videos/trying-to-make-it-work-with-an-ex.
Rachel’s keeping busy on a new episode of “The Rachel Zoe Project” premiering Tuesday, September 20 at 9pm, ET/PT. With her skills of persuasion, Rachel convinces Joey to move to Los Angeles to become her right hand fashion man. While he helps Rachel style a Kim Kardashian video shoot, Jeremiah must shift his focus from fashion design to interior design and is responsible for furnishing Rachel and Rodger’s new house. With life moving in the fast lane, Rachel’s sister visits to put things in perspective and remind them that a baby is on the way. After a visit to a doula, the topic turns ugly with an argument over Rodger’s new role in the company. To make matters worse, he tells her he needs a weekend away to de-stress. For a sneak peek: http://www.bravotv.com/the-rachel-zoe-project/season-4/videos/kim-kardashians-shoot
Things get tasty this Wednesday, September 21 at 10pm ET/PT on “Top Chef Just Desserts” when this week’s Quickfire tasks the chefs with creating their own candy bar – naming and packaging it. Then, the chefs must beat the heat as they make frozen treats suitable for cooling off on a hot summer day. To win this challenge, they must also brand their treat and create their own uniforms for a complete experience for the patrons at the Water Slide Park.
Patti Stanger greets her first millionairess of the season on “The Millionaire Matchmaker” premiering Thursday, September 22 at 9pm ET/PT. Her first client is Frank Stiles, a plastic surgeon from Las Vegas. He is a perfectionist with a God-Complex so Patti calls in life coach Matt Bennett to break Frank of his out of controlling ways and bring him back down to earth. Patti goes toe-to-toe with her second client, millionairess Emma “Wild Child” Ridley, a pole-dancing instructor that has been divorced three times. She wants to meet a secure and nurturing man, but Emma’s stripper moves and outrageous personality get in the way. To transform her into a classy lady, Patti gives her the ultimate makeover no one will forget.
Then on Sunday, September 25 at 10pm ET/PT, Patti makes a special Sunday appearance on a brand new “The Millionaire Matchmaker.” Both of Patti’s clients are self-help gurus who can’t seem to help themselves when it comes to finding true love. Steve G. Jones is a twice-divorced celebrity hypnotherapist who typically finds himself dating the wrong type of women. Patti helps Steve understand that a significant event from his past has been holding him back from dating appropriate women. Gary Coxe is a motivational speaker with a huge checklist depicting what he wants in a woman. Will Patti be able to convince Gary to be realistic?
Immediately following, Andy Cohen kicks off a new season of “Watch What Happens: Live” on Sunday, September 25 at 11pm ET/PT with an extended one hour episode featuring “The Millionaire Matchmaker” herself, Patti Stanger, who will be taking viewers matchmaking questions live over the course of the hour long show.
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