The Cougar

2009, TV Show


Tonight's TV Hot List: Wednesday, June 3, 2009

Make Me A Supermodel

Smile Pinki
7 pm/ET HBO
Like Pinki, the little girl of the film's title, you'll be grinning ear-to-ear — and shedding tears of joy — after seeing this 2008 Oscar-winning documentary short. Director Megan Mylan's heartwarming work chronicles efforts in India to encourage parents of children born with cleft lips to take them to a hospital for free corrective surgery. The defect causes public shame and makes speaking difficult, but all of these kids, including 5-year-old Pinki and 11-year-old Ghutaru, are finally ready for their close-ups.

Read on for previews of Law & Order, Make Me a Supermodel, Biography and The Cougar. read more

The Cougar Brings New Twist to Reality Dating Shows

Vivica A. Fox

In a world of dating double standards and ageism, TV Land is going where no dating show has gone before with its latest reality competition series, The Cougar.

The Cougar (premiering Wednesday, 10 pm/ET) brings together 20 attractive men — all in their 20s — who compete for the heart of a beautiful, 40-year-old woman, Stacey Anderson (the cougar). In the eight-part series, which comes from the executive producers behind The Bachelor, the potential lovers go through a series of challenges to capture the heart of Anderson, a successful realtor and mother of four from Scottsdale, Ariz.   

"Baby boomers are growing up," host Vivica A. Fox told at the show's premiere party in New York City on Tuesday. "Women are still feeling sexy, they're taking ... read more

Tonight's TV Hot List for Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Ghost Hunters

American Idol
9 pm/ET FOX
It was lights, camera, action last night when the Top 7 shot through songs of the cinema, with film guru Quentin Tarantino guiding them along. All this was minus inspirational, sight-impaired Scott MacIntyre, who made a tender exit last week when he wasn't able to survive Survivor's "The Search Is Over." But this search isn't over. The seven lasting contestants — Kris Allen, Anoop Desai, Matt Giraud, Danny Gokey, Allison Iraheta, Adam Lambert and Lil Rounds — fight for their very Idol lives in tonight's results show. Season 3 finalist Jennifer Hudson performs "If This Isn't Love," and Miley Cyrus sings "The Climb."

Read on for previews of Ghost Hunters, Lost, Kathy Griffin: She'll Cut a Bitch and The Cougar. read more

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Premiered: April 15, 2009, on TV LAND
Rating: TV-PG
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Premise: A 40-year-old mother of four from Arizona dates 20 men under the age of 30.


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