Channel Surfing Weekend – October 16, 2009

Channel Surfing Weekend – October 16, 2009

All the tube news that’s fit to surf …

– Take that, NBC and Macy’s! The Glee cast may have been uninvited from performing in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, but several cast members will perform the national anthem before game three of the World Series.

– Season three of The Real Housewives of New York City will include two new cast members, er, housewives.

– ABC … Skating With the Stars? Really? It wasn’t good when it was on Fox, and called Skating With Celebrities.

Tori & Dean: Home Sweet Hollywood is a go for a fifth season on Oxygen.

– Fox Reality Channel is dunzo, and it will be replaced by a new channel, National Geographic Wild.

Liza Minnelli and Penelope Cruz are popping up in the Sex and the City movie sequel, with Cruz playing a banker who gets a little too frisky with Mr. Big (Chris Noth). The movie hits theaters on May 28, 2010.

Jon & Kate Plus 8 will end in November, and TLC is suing Jon Gosselin. Please let this also spell the end for the Gosselin fam’s constant media presence.

David Duchovny says there will be another X-Files big-screen movie.

– Newark, New Jersey mayor Cory Booker takes his Conan O’Brien feud to The Tonight Show Friday night.

– Which TV characters turn you off? readers say Izzie and Meredith from Grey’s Anatomy, Mohinder from Heroes and Cuddy from House. Can’t argue with any of those, but Miss Piggy? Really? Who do you think should have been on the list?

– Benjamin Bratt has signed on to play the ex-husband of Gloria/father of the adorable Manny on Modern Family.

– The new Bachelor is Jake Pavelka, a cast-off from Jillian HarrisBachelorette season.

– HBO announced a premiere date for the fourth season of Big Love: Jan. 10. 2010.

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