Contributed by DiVa4LiFe: Tuesday, March 25th 9:00 PM, on CBS, Celine Dion begins her three-year engagement at the 4000-seat Colosseum at Caesars Palace, a palatial concert hall that was built specifically for the diva’s ‘A New Day’ extravaganza. In addition to Dion’s performance, the hour offers “a pretty fascinating look at the process of how a show like this comes together, from the auditions of the cast to the creation of the sets,” says executive producer Ken Ehrlich. More than 50 dancers join the singer for the stage show, which was created by Franco Dragone, the renowned Cirque du Soleil director. The scheduled song list includes ‘I Drove All Night’; ‘I Wish’; ‘I’ve Got the World on a String’; and ‘I Surrender.’ *NSYNC star Justin Timberlake hosts.
Christina, Justin & Avril Get The SIMS Treatment
March 12, 2003 – HitsDailyDouble.com reports that fans can look for Christina Aguilera, Justin Timberlake and Avril Lavigne, among others, to become the first-ever real-life SIMS characters in the near-future. They’ll be part of Electronic Arts’ best-selling game series as part of the upcoming SIMS Superstar expansion pack. The video version of the popular simulation game has sold 22 million units in a little over two years to date. EA has been particularly aggressive in courting the record industry to expose new music, with projects like the recent NBA Live soundtrack with Elektra, which was just certified platinum this week, making it the most successful video game soundtrack ever.
Justin Timberlake To Be On ‘Turnstyle’
March 12, 2003 – Contributed by nellysgirl: Justin is scheduled to be on BET’s ‘Turnstyle’ next week. ‘Turnstyle’ is like a different version of MTV’s ‘Diary’. There is no word on when this episode will debut on TV.