Mark Burnett (Producer, 'Survivor') to Present Exclusive Eco-Challenge Gear, Only on HSN

Executive Producer of USA Network's 'Eco-Challenge: Borneo(R)' Presents

Exclusive Products on HSN TV and chats on HSN.com



Apr 03, 2001, 01:00 ET from Home Shopping Network

    TAMPA and ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark Burnett,
 producer of the hit reality show "Survivor," will make a guest appearance on
 HSN (Home Shopping Network) on Sunday, April 8 at 10 p.m., EST to offer
 exclusive merchandise from USA Network's phenomenal adventure mini-series,
 "Eco-Challenge: Borneo (R)."  Official "Eco-Challenge" gear including
 backpacks, baseball caps, watches, pocket knives and T-shirts, as well as
 program videos and CDs will be sold during the show.
     After his television appearance on HSN, Burnett will host a live chat on
 HSN.com immediately after to talk about the items sold during the special and
 to answer questions about "Eco-Challenge: Borneo."
     "Eco-Challenge: Borneo" redefines adventure as 76 four-person teams from
 26 countries set out on a non-stop Expedition Race(TM) through the wild and
 exotic island of Borneo. This year's field includes the world's top adventure
 racers alongside a bevy of wide-eyed rookies -- including a trio of former
 Playboy Playmates.  "Eco-Challenge: Borneo" premiered on USA Network, April 1,
 2001, and continues as a one-hour nightly event through Wednesday, April 4
 when Parts 4 and 5 will run back-to-back from 8-10 p.m. ET/PT.
 
     HSN (Home Shopping Network), a division of USA Networks Inc.'s
 (Nasdaq: USAI) Electronic Retailing unit, pioneered the industry in 1977 and
 has since grown into a global multichannel retailer with worldwide
 consolidated sales of  $1.8 billion in 2000, and a growing customer base of
 over five million.  Its 24-hour programming reaches more than 143 million
 households worldwide. The company holds interests in international shopping
 channels broadcasting into China, Japan, Germany, Italy, France, Belgium and
 the Netherlands, and also owns and produces Home Shopping Espanol. Last year,
 HSN received more than 75 million sales and customer service calls and shipped
 more than 41 million packages around the world.
 
 

SOURCE Home Shopping Network
    TAMPA and ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark Burnett,
 producer of the hit reality show "Survivor," will make a guest appearance on
 HSN (Home Shopping Network) on Sunday, April 8 at 10 p.m., EST to offer
 exclusive merchandise from USA Network's phenomenal adventure mini-series,
 "Eco-Challenge: Borneo (R)."  Official "Eco-Challenge" gear including
 backpacks, baseball caps, watches, pocket knives and T-shirts, as well as
 program videos and CDs will be sold during the show.
     After his television appearance on HSN, Burnett will host a live chat on
 HSN.com immediately after to talk about the items sold during the special and
 to answer questions about "Eco-Challenge: Borneo."
     "Eco-Challenge: Borneo" redefines adventure as 76 four-person teams from
 26 countries set out on a non-stop Expedition Race(TM) through the wild and
 exotic island of Borneo. This year's field includes the world's top adventure
 racers alongside a bevy of wide-eyed rookies -- including a trio of former
 Playboy Playmates.  "Eco-Challenge: Borneo" premiered on USA Network, April 1,
 2001, and continues as a one-hour nightly event through Wednesday, April 4
 when Parts 4 and 5 will run back-to-back from 8-10 p.m. ET/PT.
 
     HSN (Home Shopping Network), a division of USA Networks Inc.'s
 (Nasdaq: USAI) Electronic Retailing unit, pioneered the industry in 1977 and
 has since grown into a global multichannel retailer with worldwide
 consolidated sales of  $1.8 billion in 2000, and a growing customer base of
 over five million.  Its 24-hour programming reaches more than 143 million
 households worldwide. The company holds interests in international shopping
 channels broadcasting into China, Japan, Germany, Italy, France, Belgium and
 the Netherlands, and also owns and produces Home Shopping Espanol. Last year,
 HSN received more than 75 million sales and customer service calls and shipped
 more than 41 million packages around the world.
 
 SOURCE  Home Shopping Network