October 18, 2017

NOVEMBER 2017 LIFETIME PREMIERE HIGHLIGHTS

“LITTLE WOMEN: DALLAS”

It's a new season for the ladies of Little Women: Dallas! They survived settling into a new city and now they are poised to take on the Dallas scene and make the most out of their messes. The girls have separated into two distinct cliques and drama is brewing. Emily, Bri and Caylea have become tight, while working as a trio on the club scene, while BFF's Amanda and Asta have welcomed Tiffani into their circle. What will it take to bring the girls back together as friends?

BABY DADDY ISSUES (#205)

  • Airs Wednesday, November 1 at 9:00PM-10:02PM (ET/PT)
  • Emily goes into attack mode after she learns that Tiffani has been showing Lontel’s mugshot to the rest of the group. When Caylea introduces D’Quan to her dad, but he expresses concern.  Tiffani and Austin stress test their relationship at a survival school, where sparks fly.  And a sword fight between Emily and Tiffani gets out of hand at the Renaissance Faire.

PRETTY LITTLE LIAR (#206)

  • Airs Wednesday, November 8 at 9:00PM-10:02PM (ET/PT)
  • The girls deal with the aftermath of the Renaissance Faire fight and Caylea confronts Tiffani about Austin’s verbal abuse.  Amanda decides to get breast augmentation surgery, but her blood pressure takes a dangerous nosedive. And Brichelle invites the girls to a charity event, but it’s the after-party that makes jaws drop.

OPEN MIC FIGHT (#207)

  • Airs Wednesday, November 15 at 9:00PM-10:02PM (ET/PT)
  • When Amanda makes a startling admission, it leaves the ladies with mixed emotions. Emily is rushed to the doctor for a medical emergency. And when a huge opportunity comes her way, Caylea’s music career could be on a fast-track…as long as old drama doesn’t derail it.

CAN YOU HEAR ME NOW? (#208)

  • Airs Wednesday, November 22 at 9:00PM-10:02PM (ET/PT)
  • Best friends Asta and Amanda come to blows over Chase’s behavior at the Open Mic night.  A fearful Emily goes under the knife to fix her ailing hearing. Asta starts driving lessons with decidedly mixed results. Caylea and D'quan appear on “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” to plug their new song. And Caylea gets rattled when a surprise caller catches her off guard during the interview.

INDECENT PROPOSAL (#209)

  • Airs Wednesday, November 29 at 9:00PM-10:02PM (ET/PT)
  • Just as Amanda’s acting career moves forward with her first audition, her friendships with Asta and Caylea fall apart.  Bri sets her mind on a career in nursing, but worries she will come up short. And when Caylea throws her boyfriend D’Quan a 21st birthday party, she’s the one who gets the surprise of a lifetime.

GIRLS TRIP (#210)  Season Finale!

  • Airs Wednesday, November 29 at 10:02PM-11:02PM (ET/PT)
  • Caylea and Dquan find themselves in engagement limbo thanks to his disapproving mother. Complications put Emily’s IVF procedure and dreams of having another baby at risk. Tiffani is finally ready to be engaged, but will Austin have second thoughts? And when the ladies take a girls trip to a Dude Ranch, D'Quan shows up unannounced.  Will this drama-free getaway become the Wild Wild West?

 

“PROJECT RUNWAY”

For the first time in PROJECT RUNWAY history, Season 16 breaks out of the conventional modeling mold and celebrates body diversity by incorporating size inclusive models on the catwalk. As a true reflection of all women across the country, models range from 0 to 22, and this season’s designers must show off their skills and ability to make stunning creations, for any size. Emmy® Award winning hosts and dynamic duo Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn return to the runway alongside fashion authorities, Nina Garcia, Marie Claire’s Creative Director and Zac Posen, designer and creative director for Brooks Brother Women, for a super, sweet 16 season of #ProjectRunway.

 

Guest judges making their way to the runway this season include Demi Lovato, Katie Holmes, Olivia Munn, Yolanda Hadid, Kate Upton, Maggie Q, Kelsea Ballerini, Dove Cameron, China Anne McClain, Asia Kate Dillon, Carly Chaikin, Maddie Ziegler, Sophia Stallone, Georgina Chapman, Rachel Brosnahan and Anne Fulenwider. 

THERE'S SNOW BUSINESS LIKE SEW BUSINESS (#1612)

  • Airs Thursday, November 2 at 9:00PM-10:32PM (ET/PT)
  • The runway is converted into a Winter Wonderland as the designers are tasked with creating a winter-themed look that will decide who goes to NY Fashion Week and who gets left out in the cold. Guest judge is Katie Holmes.

FINALE, PART 1 (#1613)

  • Airs Thursday, November 9 at 9:00PM-10:32PM (ET/PT)
  • (Individual episode synopsis is currently unavailable.)

FINALE, PART 2 (#1614)  Season Finale!

  • Airs Thursday, November 16 at 9:00PM-10:32PM (ET/PT)
  • (Individual episode synopsis is currently unavailable.)

SEASON 16 REUNION

  • Airs Thursday, November 30 at 9:00PM-10:32PM (ET/PT)
  • (Individual episode synopsis is currently unavailable.)

 

“AMERICAN BEAUTY STAR”

Glam reaches a whole new level in Lifetime’s new competition series, AMERICAN BEAUTY STAR, hosted and executive produced by international icon Adriana Lima.  Twelve hair or make up mavens must become ‘beauty directors,’ responsible for creating the overall look of their models.  Paired with a teammate who is a master of the opposite craft, together they will compete in a series of beauty challenges each week, from creating high-end editorial looks to the most current glam creations for red carpets and runway shows.  At the end of the season, only the contestant who proves they have what it takes to revolutionize what’s to come in beauty will be named AMERICAN BEAUTY STAR.

Celebrity makeup artist Sir John serves as the contestant mentor and award-winning writer and Vogue’s former Beauty Director Sarah Brown and world renowned photographer Russell James serve as the judges. Special beauty industry influencers and celebrity guests join the panel of judges each week including YouTube beauty sensation Michelle Phan; models Behati Prinsloo, Christie Brinkley and Camilla Alves; make-up bloggers and beauty influencers The Kattan Sisters Huda and Mona; singer Michelle Williams, Editor-in-Chief of Teen Vogue Elaine Welteroth and Empire actress Ta’Rhonda Jones.

Premiere: to be Announced (#107)

  • Airs Thursday, November 2 at 10:32PM-11:32PM (ET/PT)
  • (Individual episode synopsis is currently unavailable.)

Premiere: to be Announced (#108)

  • Airs Thursday, November 9 at 10:32PM-11:32PM (ET/PT)
  • (Individual episode synopsis is currently unavailable.)

Premiere: to be Announced (#109)

  • Airs Thursday, November 16 at 10:32PM-11:32PM (ET/PT)
  • (Individual episode synopsis is currently unavailable.)

Premiere: to be Announced (#110)

  • Airs Thursday, November 30 at 10:32PM-11:32PM (ET/PT)
  • (Individual episode synopsis is currently unavailable.)

 

 

New Episodes Return! (Season 4B)

“BRING IT”

The Bring it Live! Tour took the girls around the country and exposed them to new rivals and new opportunities. The Dolls will still have a battle every week but with some of her key girls getting closer to graduation, Miss D is pushing them to think bigger. She’s enlisted the help of new Ballet Instructor, Tori to prep them for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity!

 

CROSSING THE LINE (#417)

·        Airs Friday, November 24 at 9:00PM-10:02PM (ET/PT)

  • As a brand new dance season begins, Coach D has decided to shake-up EVERYTHING familiar in the Dollhouse. The DDPs get a rude awakening when they find out their antics have them permanently exiled from the viewing room. Meanwhile, new faces are causing a commotion in the Dollhouse and Chrystianna stirring-up trouble in enemy territory.

 

Season 4 Premiere!

“THE RAP GAME”

From Executive Producer Queen Latifah, THE RAP GAME returns for Season 4! THE RAP GAME follows rapper and music mogul, Jermaine Dupri as he mentors five of the country's hottest aspiring young rappers. 

DON’T MESS WITH JNY (#401)

  • Airs Friday, November 24 at 10:02PM-11:02PM (ET/PT)
  • Jermaine Dupri’s five new artists are tested on their foundation, and despite getting advice from Bow Wow, Ricci Bitti makes a huge mistake.

 

 

—LIFETIME ORIGINAL MOVIE —

 

 

“THE LOST WIFE OF ROBERT DURST” (World Television Premiere)

·        Premieres Saturday, November 4 at 8:00PM-10:02PM (ET/PT)

  • While Robert Durst has captured headlines with his recent arrest and controversy surrounding the documentary, The Jinx, Lifetime puts his forgotten first wife Kathie at the center of this Lifetime Original Movie. Young and wide-eyed Kathie (Katharine McPhee) falls in love with charming, yet quirky real estate scion Robert Durst (Daniel Gillies), only to find their marriage turning stranger, darker and more disturbing as time passes. But when Kathie disappears in 1982, her family and friends are deeply disturbed that her disappearance isn’t taken seriously by police. While Durst is currently in jail awaiting trial for the murder of his close friend, journalist Susan Berman, the questions linger as to what really happened to Kathie. This film pulls back the curtain on the world of Robert Durst and explores what may have happened between him and Kathie. Based on the book A Deadly Secret: The Bizarre and Chilling Story of Robert Durst by investigative journalist Matt Birkbeck.
  • Stars Katharine McPhee and Daniel Gillies (2017).

 

 

“OSCAR PISTORIUS: BLADE RUNNER KILLER” (World Television Premiere)

 

·        Premieres Saturday, November 11 at 8:00PM-10:02PM (ET/PT)

  • This Lifetime Original Movie tells the story of the sprint runner dubbed the “Blade Runner,” and his rise to fame as a gold medalist Paralympic champion and as the first double-leg amputee to participate in the Olympics. Oscar’s (Andreas Damm) resilience to overcome his disability combined with his apparent fairy tale relationship with model Reeva Steenkap (Toni Garrn) turned him into a media favorite. This all shattered one Valentine's Day night when four bullets were fired and Reeva's life was taken. Her brutal death shocked the world and the court room drama that followed consumed the news.  This film provides an inside look at the events leading up to Reeva's killing, the cracks forming in the relationship between Oscar and Reeva, as well as what the courtroom trials the followed, proving what happened on that tragic night.
  • Stars Andreas Damm and Toni Garrn (2017)

 

 

“I AM ELIZABETH SMART” (World Television Premiere)

 

·        Premieres Saturday, November 18 at 8:00PM-10:02PM (ET/PT)

·        This Lifetime Original Movie chronicles the June 2002 abduction of 14-year-old Elizabeth Ann Smart (Alana Boden) from her home in Salt Lake City by a religious fanatic Brian David Mitchell (Skeet Ulrich). Mitchell brought her to a hilly encampment where, alongside his twisted accomplice Wanda Barzee (Deirdre Lovejoy), he held Elizabeth captive. Over the course of her nine-month captivity, she was starved, drugged, raped and subjected to bizarre religious rituals until she enabled her own rescue. Elizabeth herself serves as a producer and on-screen narrator in order to explore how she survived and confront the truths and misconceptions about her captivity.

  • Stars Skeet Ulrich, Deirdre Lovejoy and Alana Boden (2017).

 

—MOVIES-MOVIES-MOVIES—

 

 

“WRAPPED UP IN CHRISTMAS” (World Television Premiere)

 

·        Premieres Saturday, November 25 at 8:00PM-10:02PM (ET/PT)

  • Christmas is Heather Nash's least favorite time of year. As the Manager of the upscale Shops at Town Center, she has to be the annual Christmas Grinch and cancel the leases of under-performing stores by the end of the year. One afternoon, her 8-year-old niece Molly, asks the mall Santa to help find a boyfriend for her beloved aunt. Unbeknownst to Molly, and Heather, the mall Santa is just a substitute filling in and is actually Ryan McKee, a lawyer-turned-artist who is decorating the mall for Christmas and trying to find his way after quitting his job and losing his fiancée. As Heather and Ryan begin to fall for each other, they each don't realize the other's true identity: Heather who is tasked with closing a failing toy store run by Ryan's Aunt Patty and Ryan who is too ashamed to tell Heather that he is the acting mall Santa. Will Molly's Christmas wish come true, or will Heather be stuck with another year alone as the Town Center Grinch?
  • Stars Tatyana Ali, Brendan Fehr, Kim Fields, Jasmine Guy, Joseph Marcell, Dan Lauria, Jackee Harry, and Mindy Sterling (2017).

 

“A VERY MERRY TOY STORE” (World Television Premiere)

·        Premieres Sunday, November 26 at 8:00PM-10:02PM (ET/PT)

  • Connie Forrester, a young single mom, and Will DiNova (lonely but doesn't know it, yet) each run their small, family-owned toy stores in the town of New Britain, CT: Forrester Toys and DiNova Toys. Connie and Will, like their families before them, have been business rivals for years -- until both of their livelihoods fall into jeopardy when the big box toy store Roy's Toys has its grand opening in New Britain right before Christmas. To thwart the unscrupulous Roy, Connie and Will engage in the kind of clever one-upmanship they once reserved for each other -- but this time the stakes are higher. Now, the two must overcome their differences and work together to save the stores that have defined their families for generations -- and in the process, these two might just find love was actually just down the street.
  • Stars Melissa Joan Hart, Mario Lopez, Beth Broderick, Brian Dennehy, Billy Gardell, Mario Cantone, Dan Amboyer, and Tara Strong (2017).

 

 

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