CMT's PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS FOR 6/23-6/29
Programming Highlights June 23—29, 2008
NASHVILLE STAR (episode 3) - CMT PREMIERE!
NASHVILLE STAR is the grassroots talent search to find America’s next great music star. Host Billy Ray Cyrus ("Hannah Montana") will join country music star, singer-songwriter and acclaimed producer John Rich and Multi-Platinum singer-songwriter and three-time Grammy nominee Jewel, along with acclaimed industry heavy weight and BMI Songwriter of the Year (2006) Jeffery Steele, to bring their unique insights and experience to the show and its contestants. The winner of this year’s competition will receive a major recording contract with Warner Bros. Nashville and the performance opportunity of a lifetime on the world’s stage at the Summer Olympic Games in Beijing. Premieres on CMT Friday, June 27 at 8:00 p.m., ET/PT
HILLBILLY DELUXE - PREMIERE!
C. Thomas Howell hosts this exciting ride through the lives of some rich hillbillies with an up-close and personal look at their toys, great escapes and opulent lifestyles. HILLBILLY DELUXE includes a House of Beer Cans in Pennsylvania made with more than 55,000 cans, a first class resort that is a log cabin and every girl’s dream toy - a bright pink, tricked-out Hummer. Premieres Friday, June 27 at 9:00 p.m., ET/PT
PAID VACATION WITH PAULY SHORE - PREMIERE!
In CMT PAID VACATION with Pauly Shore, CMT selects the most deserving, busiest, blue collar American family, plucks them from their regular routines and gives them the biggest surprise of their life. The good news is that we're taking them on a week's vacation fit for a king. But the great news is that Pauly Shore's going along with them. Premieres Friday, June 27 at 9:30 p.m., ET/PT
TRICK MY TRUCK (episode 9) - PREMIERE!
David Tenpenny gave up his truck driving career in order to teach automotive mechanics in a small Kansas town, but driving never left his heart. David routinely loads up his old GMC Brigadier full of students and takes them all over the country on field trips. He believes that it is his job as a teacher to prepare his students for life outside of their small town. Be sure to catch this exciting episode, as David’s class calls up the boys, who transform David’s truck into a rolling educational workshop. Premieres Friday, June 27 at 10:00 p.m., ET/PT
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