Today coanchor Meredith Vieira will make her first return to ABC's The View where she served as moderator for nine seasons on Oct. 8, in the name of promoting Who Wants to Be a Millionaire's 1,000th episode and new DVD game.Other dates to save: Entourage: Season 3 arrives on DVD Oct. 2. Style Network's Fin-tastic How Do I Look? returns for an eighth season on Oct. 1.
This Saturday at 9 pm/ET, Style Network's How Do I Look? marks 100 episodes by delivering some of its most heartwarming and life-changing makeovers to date. Visiting New Orleans, host Finola Hughes and her crew turn their attention to a trio of school teachers who long to have their selves "rebuilt" as their hurricane-torn city rises from the rubble. TVGuide.com invited Hughes to share a look at the very special episode.
TVGuide.com: First of all, happy 100th episode....Hughes: Thank you very much! Thank you.
TVGuide.com: How was the New Orleans idea presented to you? Hughes: The producers wanted to find something that was really worthy, where we could give back to someone. So we approached the schools in New Orleans and asked for teachers who they thought had a really great story. T
Soap fans know Finola Hughes from the ABC sudsers General Hospital and All My Children. She played twin sisters Anna and Alex Devane. Now, the daytime dish is a fashion policewoman as host of Style's How Do I Look? (Fridays at 9 pm/ET). That means her soap career's over, at least for now.
"I discovered something about a murder that involved the man I was sleeping with," she says with a laugh of her recent AMC exit. "So I left town."
According to Hughes, Look is an ambush makeover show for folks who've "neglected themselves and have got themselves into a stylish rut." Without naming names, could any colleagues on AMC use her help?
"Yes, I do think that there might be some people on soaps that could benefit from my show," she admits. "If you've actually done the '80s once, you really can't keep wearing the