Time Warner Cable and WEEN Host Live Casting Call to Find Host for New Talk Show at Terminal 5 in New York City

Four aspiring television personalities will be selected to host "Born to Shine" -a new talk show series showcasing African-Americans in the entertainment industry

Mar 09, 2011, 14:15 ET from Time Warner Cable

NEW YORK, March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --

WHAT:

Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC), in partnership with Women in Entertainment Empowerment Network (WEEN), is in search of the next generation of TV personalities to host its new talk show airing on Time Warner Cable's On Demand platform.

WHO:

Judges:

Imani Breaker, Vice President, Customer Care, Time Warner Cable

Valeisha Butterfield, Co-Founder and Chair of Women in Entertainment Empowerment Network (WEEN)

Stephen Hill, EVP of Entertainment and Music Programming of BET

Lauren Lake, Co-Founder of Women in Entertainment Empowerment Network (WEEN)

Angie Martinez, National Radio Personality  

Mashonda, Singer/Songwriter and VH1 "Love and Hip Hop" Reality Star

Alesha Renee, Board Member of Women in Entertainment Empowerment Network (WEEN)

Rocsi, Host of BET's 106 and Park  

Sabrina Thompson, Vice Chair of Women in Entertainment Empowerment Network (WEEN)

Mona Scott-Young, Founder of Monami Entertainment and Television Producer

Other celebrities and industry executives to be added

WHEN:

Saturday, March 12, 2011

9 a.m. – Registration begins, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. – Auditions

WHERE:

Terminal 5

610 W. 56th St. (Between 11th & 12 Avenues)

New York City, N.Y., 10019

Media Opportunities: B-roll, photo and interview opportunities available. To RSVP for press credentials, contact Jonathan Woods at 212-819-4825.

Contacts:

Jonathan Woods, Edelman Multicultural

212-819-4825

Jonathan.Woods@edelman.com

Ashley Huggins, Edelman Multicultural

202-326-1835 (office)

Ashley.Huggins@edelman.com

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SOURCE Time Warner Cable