Docu‐style special celebrates over two decades of The Dinah, the iconic gathering of gay women from around the world
March 21, 2011 (NEW YORK) — here! TV (www.heretv.com), the world’s leading
premium gay television network, today announced the new, original special Dinah Girls,
a one‐hour documentary to air exclusively on here! TV and here! Online. Production will
take place in Palm Springs, Calif., in conjunction with The Dinah 2011 Presented by
ClubSkirts, which runs from March 30 through April 3. Dinah Girls will debut on here! TV and here! Online in June as part of here! TV’s Gay Pride celebration.
“We are delighted to present the legendary Dinah 2011 to the here! TV audience. It is
an amazing annual event, and we are excited to provide viewers with an unprecedented
VIP insider’s view of all the festivities,” said here! TV’s Executive Vice President and
General Manager, Eric Feldman.
Dinah Girls centers on a weekend full of fun in the sun. The excitement gears up on
March 30 as the here! TV crew, embedded amid the festivities, provides an insider’s
tour of all things The Dinah. The crew will cover The Dinah from the official kick‐off
party and opening bash to the glamorous Hollywood Party and the legendary Love Is
Louder Pool Party. The Dinah’s 2011 all‐star talent lineup includes Natasha Bedingfield,
Paula Poundstone, Chely Wright, Laurel Holloman, Luciana, Dev & the Cataracs, and
The Real Housewives of Orange County’s Fernanda Rocha.
After celebrating a wild weekend’s festivities, here! TV invites viewers to experience the
sexy parties, gorgeous guests, and all the sultry days and nights of The Dinah from the
comfort of their living room. here! TV’s Dinah Girls promises to bring you a unique look
at all the scorching good times from The Dinah!
"We're thrilled and excited to have here! TV shoot this special one‐hour documentary,
Dinah Girls, during our 21st Anniversary. We are about to throw a monumental five‐day
weekend party unlike anything you've ever seen, so it's perfect timing to not only
capture the essence of what The Dinah is all about but also provide TV audiences this
unique inside look at the caliber of an event that has spectacularly grown into a
worldwide cultural phenomenon,” said Mariah Hanson, Founder and Producer of Club
Skirts Presents The Dinah. “As here! TV is one of our longtime media sponsors, we
share and recognize here! TV's contribution to The Dinah's growth and success. here!
TV has a long‐standing history of producing creative and quality film and TV projects,
and Dinah Girls will certainly be no exception!"
here! TV recently debuted several new original series, including Just Josh, a new talk
show hosted by fan favorite Josh Rosenzweig; here! at the Movies, hosted by David
Moretti; and the music series OUT Soundcheck and OUT Face to Face. Stay tuned to
here! TV for even more exciting, fun, and entertaining original programs throughout
here! TV airs on all major U.S. cable systems as a 24-hour subscription service. here! TV appears in 96 of the top 100 U.S. markets, including every top 10 market. On most major cable providers, here! can be found by entering the “On Demand” menu, selecting “Premium,” and then selecting “here! on Demand.” To find out how to get here! TV log on to www.heretv.com/AGetHerePage.
Here Media Inc. produces and distributes niche content across all platforms worldwide. Here Media’s iconic brands distribute gay media and world cinema programming with universal, humanistic appeal. Its distribution platforms include television, VOD, broadband, online, print, and mobile. It earns subscription, advertising, and licensing revenue from its award-winning content.
Here Media owns and operates a variety of media assets, including:
• here! TV, a premium television network featuring programming that appeals to a gay and lesbian audience airing in 96 of the top 100 U.S. markets, including every top 10 market.
• Iconic brands including Out, The Advocate, and HIV Plus as well as Alyson Books.
• The Advocate/Out group of online sites, including Gay.com, Advocate.com, Out.com, and SheWired.com.
Paul Colichman is Chief Executive Officer of Here Media and Stephen P. Jarchow is Chairman. Together, they have produced and/or distributed over 200 motion pictures, including Academy Award® winners Gods and Monsters and Departures.
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