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• Emeril Lagasse will star in Emeril Green, a healthy cooking show to be filmed entirely on location at a Whole Foods market. It sure beats Emeril, Extra-Crispy, which was to be filmed in a fried chicken restaurant.
• Fans of the gay romance on As the World Turns have started a letter-writing campaign to have the two characters kiss on screen. The couple hasn't smooched since September, which is about as believable as anything else you'll see on a soap.
ABC is developing a High School Musical-themed reality competition, which will kick off with a nationwide talent hunt and then follow winners as they study at a music conservatory. So it's just like The Pussycat Dolls Present: The Search for the Next Doll.
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