TV Roundup: Simon Says No to Viagra

TV Roundup: Simon Says No to Viagra
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03/03/2008 AT 12:00 AM EST

Simon Cowell turned down $2 million to be the British spokesperson for Viagra, saying there's nothing wrong with his "pitch."

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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