E! Everything Entertainment revs up the Red Carpet action in 09



    
          RYAN SEACREST AND GIULIANA RANCIC LEAD THE EXCLUSIVE STAR
                                STUDDED SHOWS

       66th ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE(R) AWARDS (*)LIVE RED CARPET SPECIAL(*)
                       SUNDAY, JANUARY 11 - 6PM ET/PT

       15th ANNUAL SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS(R) - SUNDAY, JANUARY 25
                  (*)LIVE RED CARPET SPECIAL(*) - 6PM ET/PT
                 (*)LIVE AWARDS PRESENTATION(*) - 8PM ET/PT

       THE 51st ANNUAL GRAMMY(R) AWARDS (*)LIVE RED CARPET SPECIAL(*)
                       SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 8 - 6PM ET/PT

       THE 81st ANNUAL ACADEMY AWARDS(R) (*)LIVE RED CARPET SPECIAL(*)
                       SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 22 - 6PM ET/PT

                                   - PLUS -

                        GOLDEN GLOBES: FASHION POLICE
                 ROUNDS UP THIS YEAR'S FASHION HITS & MISSES
                       FRIDAY, JANUARY 16 - 9PM ET/PT

                                   - AND -

                      E!'S COUNTDOWN TO THE RED CARPET:
               GOLDEN GLOBES - SUNDAY, JANUARY 11 - 4-6PM ET/PT
                SAG AWARDS - SUNDAY, JANUARY 25 - 5-6PM ET/PT
               THE GRAMMYS - SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 8 - 5-6PM ET/PT
               THE OSCARS - SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 22 - 12-6PM ET/PT

           TO ACCESS THE MOST EXTENSIVE AWARD SHOW UPDATES VISIT:
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    TORONTO, Jan. 8 /CNW/ - Award season is here and E! Everything
Entertainment is rolling out the Red Carpet ...fans can expect the royal
treatment with VIP access to the biggest and hottest Hollywood celebrities
from the comfort of their homes. The upcoming annual accolades have the
industry buzzing, but the real action is what happens on the Red Carpets, and
fans can catch it all on E!.
    "With the exciting year that we have had in entertainment, this season is
guaranteed to be amazing," said Barbara Williams, Executive Vice President of
Content, Canwest Broadcasting. "Simply put E! equals AWARDS and the ultimate
destination for all the Red Carpet action."
    Ryan Seacrest is synonymous with top celebrity interviews with a knack
for connecting with the industry's most formidable talent. Always true to form
with his renowned easy going interview style, Seacrest and the entire E! Red
Carpet team continue the tradition of providing fans the best and most
sought-after celebrity interviews.
    Plus catch up on all the updates by visiting eonline.com. From the year's
Red Carpet winners and losers to the glam cam, to the live blogs, fans will
have ultimate access to the most comprehensive awards content coverage
available.
    Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, Kate Winslet, Madonna, Paul
McCartney, Rihanna, Hugh Laurie, Tina Fey, Steve Carell, and Neil Patrick
Harris are amongst the notable talent expected to walk the red carpets of the
most prestigious award shows including:

    Sunday, January 11 - 6pm ET/PT

    The 66th Annual Golden Globe(R) Awards - broadcast from The Beverly
Hilton, the Globes recognize outstanding achievement in motion pictures and
television. Hayden Panettiere, Martin Scorsese, Ricky Gervais, Amy Poehler,
and Jennifer Lopez are among the scheduled presenters, while Steven Spielberg
will receive this year's Cecil B. DeMille Award from the Hollywood Foreign
Press Association for his "outstanding contribution to the entertainment
field."

    Sunday, January 25 - beginning at 6pm ET/PT

    The 15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards(R) - recognizing outstanding
performances by its members, including awards in five film and eight primetime
television categories and also SAG honours for film and television stunt
ensembles. Nominees include: Brad Pitt, Mickey Rourke, Anne Hathaway, Angelina
Jolie, Kiefer Sutherland, and Hugh Laurie.

    Sunday, February 8 - 6pm ET/PT

    The 51st Annual Grammy(R) Awards - The recording industry's most
prestigious award, the GRAMMY, is presented annually by The Recording Academy.
A GRAMMY is awarded by The Recording Academy's voting membership to honour
excellence in the recording arts and sciences. This year's nominees include:
Madonna, Jonas Brothers, Katy Perry, Pink and Coldplay.

    Sunday, February 22 - 6pm ET/PT

    The 81st Annual Academy Awards(R) - recognizing excellence in
professionals of the film industry, The Oscars reward the previous year's
greatest cinema achievements as determined by some of the world's most
accomplished motion picture artists and professionals. Having been previously
a presenter, Australia hunk Hugh Jackman is set to host the awards for his
first time.

    E! is a Canwest Broadcasting network.

    About Canwest Broadcasting

    Canwest Broadcasting operates two conventional television networks,
Global Television and E!, and eighteen of the country's most popular specialty
channels, including HGTV, Mystery TV, National Geographic Channel, Showcase,
Slice(TM) and TVtropolis. Canwest Broadcasting is a division of Canwest Media
Inc.

    About Canwest Media Inc.

    Canwest Media Inc is a subsidiary of Canwest Global Communications Corp.
(www.canwest.com; TSX: CGS and CGS.A). An international media company, Canwest
is Canada's largest publisher of paid English language daily newspapers and
owns, operates and/or holds substantial interests in conventional television,
out-of-home advertising, specialty cable channels, web sites and radio
stations in Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Turkey, Indonesia, Singapore, the
United Kingdom and the United States.





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For further information: Media Contacts: Nikki Lamb Tudico, Global & E!,
ntudico@canwest.com, (416) 934-7829; Grace Park, Global & E!,
gpark@canwest.com, (416) 967-2484

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