Season two of Freeform’s The Twins: Happily Ever After will follow Haley and Emily Ferguson, not a couple who met on The Bachelor or The Bachelorette.
One of the best new shows of the year will conclude at 5 p.m. ET today: Startup U, the Ugly Brothers Studios-produced series about young entrepreneurs in a residential educational program. Low ratings led ABC Family to cast it aside, out of prime-time, but it has continued to be a thoroughly entertaining series, one that deserves a wider audience. In many… continue reading
Startup U‘s ratings increased between this week and last week, after an offer from its star to donate $1 million to charity, though the increase was far too small to trigger the donation. An additional 16,000 viewers watched Tuesday’s episode, increasing the demo rating from a .01 to a .03. The show needed an additional… continue reading
Billionaire Tim Draper, the founder of Draper University and one of the stars of ABC Family’s Startup U, is offering $1 million to charity if 1 million people watch the show this week. Draper wrote on Facebook: Tell all your friends to watch StartupU Tuesday at 10:00 on ABC Family. I will give away $1 million to charities… continue reading
Draper University of Heroes–that is its real name!–seems made for reality television. The boarding school for budding tech entrepreneurs has an eclectic and bright environment (a renovated hotel) to the eccentric behavior of its billionaire founder (Tim Draper). There are challenges, sort of, and a “survival week.” Students live together and develop crushes at the… continue reading