Comcast's low-profile Style network has a likable if unlikely new mascot: Ruby Gettinger, a 480-pound resident of Savannah, Ga., who has decided it's time to do something about her morbid obesity.
Animal Planet is eager to expand its brand into an edgier orbit, and "Whale Wars" certainly fits the bill.
Reminiscent of the old "TGIF" comedies, "True Jackson, VP" is a slight premise built around a beguiling young talent -- the one-girl charm-offensive known as Keke Palmer.
One consequence of the death of Spain's General Franco in 1975 was an avalanche of soft-porn movies, and "The Naked Years -- Classified 'S'" is an affectionate, if clumsy, X-ray of the period.
What's this, an MSNBC documentary that doesn't focus on pedophiles or prisoners? Granted, the cable news channel doesn't deviate far from the salacious with this 30th anniversary look at Jonestown…