AWARD FOR “THE REVIVAL SHOW OF 2018” CATEGORY TO BE HANDED OUT ON THE LIVE LATE NIGHT SHOW
Los Angeles, CA – Wednesday, November 7, 2018 – E!’s newest late night topical series “Busy Tonight,” hosted by actress, The New York Times Best Selling author, and social media sensation, Busy Philipps, will broadcast live this Sunday, November 11th at 11:00p ET/PT for a special episode immediately following “The E! People’s Choice Awards,” the only award show for the people, by the people, at 9:00p ET/PT. Joined by “Busy Tonight” Executive Producer Tina Fey, the 30-minute live late night show will break down the biggest show moments and award wins from the must-see event celebrating movies, television, music, and pop culture. Busy and team will also present the award to the winner of one of the brand new PCA categories, “The Revival Show of 2018,” live on “Busy Tonight.” Nominees include “American Idol,” “Queer Eye,” “Dynasty,” “Jersey Shore: Family Vacation,” and “One Day at a Time.” Additionally, actor and comedian Tom Lenk will judge the “Busy Tonight” team as they attempt to recreate the most memorable looks of the night using household items.
Engage with the latest videos, gifs, memes, and moments on social media during “Busy Tonight” and “The E! People’s Choice Awards” broadcasts at the handles and hashtags @busytonighttv #BusyTonight and @peopleschoice #PCAs on Twitter and Instagram, as well as via the links below on Facebook and YouTube.
The E! People’s Choice Awards
“Busy Tonight” airs Sunday through Wednesday at 10p ET/PT with upcoming guests including Emily Ratajkowski (11/7), Camila Mendes (11/12), and Taran Killam (11/13). “The E! People’s Choice Awards” will broadcast live across the cable networks of NBCUniversal, including Bravo, E!, SYFY, Universo, and USA, and will air in 161 countries. “E! Live from the Red Carpet: The E! People’s Choice Awards,” will air only on E! starting at 7:00pm ET/PT. Both “The E! People’s has Choice Awards” and “E! Live from the Red Carpet: The E! People’s Choice Awards” will be streaming live on the E! app.
“Busy Tonight” is produced by Little Stranger Inc and Wilshire Studios with Tina Fey, Busy Philipps, Caissie St.Onge, Eric Gurian, Julie Darmody, and David Miner serving as Executive Producers.
“The E! People’s Choice Awards” is produced by Wilshire Studios and Den of Thieves with Executive Producers Jesse Ignjatovic and Evan Prager.
About E! Entertainment
E! is the only global, multi-platform brand for all things pop culture. The network is currently available to 91 million cable and satellite subscribers in the U.S and 161 countries globally. “E! News” airs nightly on the network and is the leading multi-platform publisher delivering breaking entertainment news and pop culture coverage 24/7 across EOnline.com and all digital and social media. E! programming includes popular series "Keeping Up with the Kardashians," "Total Divas," “Total Bellas,” "Botched," "Hollywood Medium with Tyler Henry,” “Very Cavallari” and its newest late night topical series “Busy Tonight.” The brand’s robust digital programming slate includes “E! News’ The Rundown” “Face Forward” and “What The Fashion" on Snapchat. E!’s "Live from the Red Carpet" signature events keep fans connected to their favorite stars on pop culture's biggest nights and on November 11 E! becomes the home of “The E! People’s Choice Awards.” E! is a network of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience. For more corporate information, visit www.nbcuniversal.com.
About Little Stranger
Little Stranger is Tina Fey’s film & television production company responsible for the Emmy nominated Netflix comedy series “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,” the hit Universal Pictures film “Sisters,” as well as the recent NBC sitcom “Great News” and the groundbreaking “30 Rock.”
About Wilshire Studios
Wilshire Studios develops and produces a diverse slate of original unscripted programming for multiple platforms, aligning with award-winning producers and innovative storytellers to create compelling content that explores reality through a variety of formats. From E!’s signature “Live from the Red Carpet,” USA Network’s “The Cromarties” and Oxygen’s “Mysteries and Scandals,” to “The Curious Creations of Christine McConnell” for Netflix, “Real Country” for USA, “Unspeakable Crime: The Killing of Jessica Chambers” for Oxygen and the debut of “The E!’s People’s Choice Awards,” Wilshire Studios produces series that are informative, revealing, thrilling and entertaining. Wilshire Studios is part of the NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment portfolio.
About Den of Thieves
Den of Thieves is a force for ambitious, music-driven event shows and uniquely stylized television series. Using their extensive experience working with talent, their credits cover a vast array of formats that include ABC’s The Gong Show, FOX’s American Idol, the multi-network broadcast of Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Relief and the digital stream of March for Our Lives. Beyond that, Den of Thieves thrives in the live event & award show space, having produced the MTV Video Music Awards for 12 consecutive years, the iHeartRadio Music Awards, MTV Movie Awards, Radio Disney Music Awards, Peabody Awards and more. In addition to spearheading some of the world’s leading premier event shows, Den of Thieves is also the name behind the production of documentaries, documentary-series, and comedy specials for Netflix, Comedy Central and Apple – to name a few
About People’s Choice
E! acquired the “People’s Choice Awards” and serves as the exclusive home of the popular annual award show that celebrates the best in pop culture. E!’s ownership of “People’s Choice Awards” includes the annual live event along with all digital and social assets. Now in its 44th year, the People’s Choice Awards is the only major awards show voted on entirely by the public for fan favorites in movies, music, television, and pop culture. The People’s Choice official website at www.PeoplesChoice.com houses the voting platform where fans determine the nominees and winners for the annual awards show. “People’s Choice Awards” was originally created in 1975 by Robert Stivers. “People’s Choice Awards” was previously owned by Procter & Gamble and produced by Mark Burnett airing on CBS.
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