LOS ANGELES, Dec. 7, 2004 /PRNewswire/ -- Star Jones Reynolds will step onto the red carpet once again for E! Entertainment Television's coverage of the 62nd Annual Golden Globe(R) Awards, it was announced by Ted Harbert, President & CEO, E! Networks.
As host of the 2-hour "Live From the Red Carpet: The 2005 Golden Globe(R) Awards," Jones Reynolds will greet nominees and celebrity guests as they arrive at the Beverly Hilton for the award ceremony to be held on Sunday, January 16, 2005.
"Live From the Red Carpet: The 2005 Golden Globe(R) Awards" premieres on Sunday, January 16 from 6:00-8:00PM ET (Live)/PT (Tape delayed)
"Star's dynamic personality, sharp wit, and fashion sense combined with her strong connection to the Hollywood community allowed her to truly own the red carpet as host of E!'s live pre-show Emmy(R) coverage in September," said Harbert. "We're thrilled to invite her back as host for our Live from the Red Carpet at the Golden Globes(R) this January."
Known for her candor and confidence, as well as for her distinctive sense of style, Jones Reynolds first stepped onto the red carpet for E! this past September for the Network's coverage of the 2004 Emmy(R) Awards. Joining her this January for the Network's extensive 10-hour Golden Globe(R) coverage, including the 6-hr "Live Countdown" and the 2-hr "Live Post-Show" specials, will be E!'s Brooke Burke, Patrick Stinson, Giuliana DePandi, Kristin Veitch and Ted Casablanca.
Said Jones Reynolds, "I have watched 'Live From the Red Carpet -- Golden Globe(R) Awards' for years as a fan. To be able to participate in all the fun and excitement now as the host is a dream come true."
E! Networks is the ultimate Golden Globe(R) coverage destination for entertainment fans, taking viewers behind-the-scenes for all of the preparation that goes into awards night, as well as offering a first-look at the evening's fashionable red carpet runway. Before the arrivals begin, celebrity guests will be stopping by to talk about the evening's big awards during "Live Countdown," a 6-hour special premiering on Sunday, January 16, from 12:00 Noon-6:00 PM ET (LIVE)/PT (Tape delayed).
E!'s daylong coverage also includes the "Live Post Show." Premiering on Sunday, January 16, from 11:00PM-1:00AM ET (LIVE)/PT (Tape delayed), this two-hour special features live one-on-one interviews with the night's big winners, as well as on site reports from the night's hottest parties.
The Network's Golden Globe(R) coverage continues with "Fashion Police," the following day, Monday, January 17, at 10:00PM ET/PT.
Co-host on ABC's "The View," lawyer and former prosecutor, Jones Reynolds is known to television viewers for her candor, confidence and uncanny ability to clarify muddy legal and social issues, as well as for her sense of style. In 2001 she was named Chief of Consumer Style for Payless Shoe Source for which she created Starlet, a signature line of shoes sold exclusively at Payless.
E! Entertainment Television's awards coverage ranks among the Network's most popular and highly rated programming. E! provides extensive coverage of events including the Academy Awards(R), the Primetime Emmy Awards(R), the Grammy(R) Awards and the Screen Actor's Guild(R) Awards.
Based in Los Angeles, E! Networks is the world's largest producer and distributor of entertainment news and lifestyle-related programming. The company operates E! Entertainment Television, the 24-hour network with programming dedicated to the world of entertainment; The Style Network, where life gets a new look, and E! Online, located at Eonline.com. E! is currently available to 85 million cable and direct broadcast satellite subscribers in the U.S. The Style Network currently counts 38 million subscribers with commitments to reach over 40 million in 2004.