Big News…


-Congrats to “Jump In” and Disney Channel! It became Disney’s most watched DCOM in Total Viewers (8.2 million) and Kids 6-11 (3.7 million/15.2 rating), and the second-most-watched ever in Tweens 9-14 (3.4 million/14.0 rating). Disney Channel’s newest live-action series, “Cory in the House,” launched as the Net’s most-watched original series premiere of all-time in Households (4.8 million/4.3 rating), Total Viewers (7.6 million), Kids 6-11 (3.4 million/14.1 rating) and Tweens 9-14 (3.4 million/13.7 rating), and stood as TV’s second-most-watched program for the entire day (broadcast and basic cable) in the key kid demos, only behind the premiere of the Net’s 67th original movie “Jump In!”

-Unfortunately looks like bad news for Anneliese van der Pol from “That’s So Raven.” She was arrested for DUI back in July and just pleaded no contest. Sentencing is scheduled for March 19.

-Don’t forget to keep voting for what you want to see in High School Musical 2 here.

-Also be sure to check out the official site for Hairspray if you haven’t already.

-Our friend Chris Koon was in Wilmington last week filming scenes for upcoming episodes of “One Tree Hill” and told us that none other than Ryan Cabrera and Aaron Carter were filming in the studio near him. Turns out Ryan and Aaron are filming scenes for a pilot called “Grand Strand.” You can find out a little more info Here.

-The Jonas Brothers have now signed with Hollywood Records, becoming label mates with some of your faves like Corbin Bleu, Vanessa Hudgens, Aly & AJ, Everlife and Jesse McCartney!!! The boys will also have an Advice Column in M Magazine. Be sure to go to M Magazine’s Myspace and leave your questions for the boys!! The issue will be out March 5.

-The Jonas Brothers are also scheduled to perform at Radio Disney AM1650’s “Move It to the Music” event on Feb. 24 in Norfolk, VA. More info can be found here.

-You can now check out Eric Dill’s new website at The movie he filmed with his former Click 5 bandmates, Taking 5 is scheduled for a 2007 release, but no exact date yet.

-And here’s a list of tentative release times for some of Hollywood Record’s artists, thanks to Popstar!
February 6th
Jordan Pruitt

February 6th
Bridge to Terabithia soundtrack

April 3rd
Hilary Duff

April 17th
Corbin Bleu

May 8th
Hayden Panettiere

Miley Cyrus
Cheetah Girls

June or July
Aly & AJ

Jonas Brothers

Girl Next Xmas CD