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Chuck Woolery is set to host "The Meow Mix Game Show," a cat-centered competition set to air Nov. 15 on GSN. The half-hour show will see cats and humans compete for the chance to win $1 million and earn $100,000 for local feline-related charities. The show was created by Grand Central Marketing and is executive produced by David Doyle.
Promotions at E!
E! Entertainment has tapped Beth Greenwald as vp original programming and series development. She was a senior development exec at New Line TV. Additionally, E!'s talent development and casting group has been integrated into the network's team, and Jason Salarnis has been promoted to director of original programming and series development.
Lloyd dons armor
Emmy winner Christopher Lloyd has been cast opposite David James Elliott in Sci Fi Channel's miniseries "Mirabilis," about four knights who must save the great land of Mirabilis. Lloyd will play one of the knights.
Al Jazeera's English-language coverage of the Myanmar crackdown and a current affairs program have earned the network its first International Emmy news nominations, which were announced Wednesday. The winners will be unveiled with their U.S. colleagues Sept. 22 at the News & Documentary Emmy Awards in New York.