Monthly Archives: November 2010

Victoria’s Secret Angels, Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year, and More!

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Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year
Tuesday, 11/30 at 8am PT
Join Sports Illustrated to honor and salute the Sportsman of the Year–a tradition they have kept going since the publication’s inception in 1954 to honor those whose performance “most embodies the spirit of sportsmanship and achievement.” Immediately following the award, there will be a live interview with the winner, so be sure to tune in here. [clear here]

Victoria’s Secret Pre-Show Chat
Tuesday, 11/30 at 6pm PT
Catch a live chat with Victoria’s Secret Angels Alessandra Ambrosio, Candice Swanepoel, and Chanel Iman right before the big Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show Broadcast! They’ll give the exclusive scoop on what it’s really like to walk in one of the most famous runway shows in the world, so be sure to tune in right here. [clear here]

Levi’s Shape What’s to Come with the Noisettes
Wednesday, 12/1 at 3pm PT
Join Levi’s for a special chat with the Noisette’s leading lady Shingai Shoniwa for the third installment of their Shape What’s to Come web series. Shingai will be talking about her childhood growing up in a rough, South London public housing estate and the elements that inspire her to create her music. Join her for an intimate look at creativity and passion right here. [clear here]

Serena Williams Live Chat!
Saturday, 12/4 Time TBD
Join tennis champ Serena Williams and welcome her to Ustream! Due to popular demand, she’s going to do a Q&A for fans from her channel page here. Ask her about everything from her Grand Slam victories to what it was like to give Oprah a pedicure (look it up, it happened). [clear here]

Thanksgiving in Ustream Land

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While you’re attempting to wake yourself from a tryptophan-induced coma on Thursday, come on over to Ustream to check out our Turkey-day themed broadcasts and even get a head start on your Christmas shopping!

Bad Manors Squirrel Diner:
Thursday, November 25th
Watch real, wild squirrels enjoy their “Thanksgiving feast” at a table set with all manner of festive decor and some Pilgrims and Indians as honored guests. It will be a recreation of the first Thanksgiving feast Bad Manors style! You can watch all day Thursday right here. [clear here]

Stupid for Movies Thanksgiving Special:
Starting Wednesday, November 24th
Still don’t know which movie to see on Thanksgiving day that’s appropriate enough for Grandma but fun enough for the kids? Check out movie reviews with the experts at Stupid for Movies to avoid any potentially awkward family situations. Films on review include Tangled, Harry Potter, The Kings Speech, and The Next 3 days. The show will run all holiday week, starting Wednesday right here. [clear here]

Pink Friday featuring Nicki Minaj!
Friday, November 26th at 9am PT/12pm ET
The day after Thanksgiving, don’t bother getting out of your elastic-waistband sweatpants, because you can shop from the comfort of your own home AND donate to a good cause! The folks over at Tigerdirect.com are giving Ustream viewers a chance to get up to 50% off computer electronics and all proceeds will go towards the Susan G. Komen Foundation. In addition, hip-hop artist Nicki Minaj will be on-hand to promote her new album, titled Pink Friday. Tune in right here. [clear here]

Backstreet’s Back…On Ustream

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New Kids on the Block and Backstreet Boys
Monday, 11/8 at 5:30pm PT
What could be more epic than the great meeting of two fantastic boy bands from the 90s? Well, with the exception of bacon-wrapped hot dogs, probably nothing. Don’t miss this chance to chat with NKOTBSB (that’s New Kids on the Block and Backstreeet’s Back, all right?) today on their channel page here. [clear here]

Tahj Mowry
Monday, 11/8 at 6pm PT
Join singer/actor/and famous sibling of Tia and Tamara for another weekly webisode of his show right here. [clear here]

Reba McEntire
Tuesday, 11/9 at 7am PT
Reba McEntire is a country music legend, and to celebrate the release of her 34th album, ‘All the Women I Am,’ she’s going live from the set of the Good Morning America studios in NYC. Don’t miss it right here! [clear here]

Your Anti-Diabetes Plan
Tuesday, 11/9 at 10am PT
Woman’s Day and United Healthcare are teaming up to equip Ustream viewers with all the health information they need to prevent adult-onset diabetes. Put down that 40 oz. coke and tune in here. [clear here]

Jackiem Joyner Chat
Wednesday, 11/10 at 6pm PT
See Jazz Saxophonist Jackiem Joyner (no relation to Jackie Joyner Kersee) as he streams his album live and does a quick Q+A from his channel page right here. [clear here]

Harry Potter UK Red Carpet
Thursday, 11/11 at 9am PT
Harry Potter fans: dust off your broom sticks and tune in for the live red carpet premiere of the new Harry Potter film from the UK. Watch all the stars of the movie walk the red carpet right here. [clear here]

Avon Chat with Ashley Greene
Thursday, 11/11 at 4pm PT
You’re invited to check out the mark. studio with brand ambassador Ashley Greene! You’ll be able to ask her your questions live and get a chance to win cool prizes just for tuning in here. [clear here]

Election Night 2010 and Other Events for the Week of 11/1

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Election 2010 Tuesday, 11/2

Ustream has you covered on Election Night, from up-to-the-minute coverage by the political experts at PBS NewsHour to live coverage with CBS News anchor Katie Couric.  If you’re interested in local politics, you might want to check out Ventura County’s election coverage here, or ASU TV’s coverage (from a student perspective) right here. [clear here]

Elvis Costello, Monday 11/1 at 5:30pm PT

On the eve of his new album release ‘National Ransom’, see Elvis Costello and his 6-piece band The Sugarcanes perform live from The Greene Space in NYC on his official channel page here. [clear here]

Mayer Hawthorne, Monday 11/1 at 6:30pm PT

Tune in for a live Q&A with artist Mayer Hawthorne from his tour bus! He’s currently on the Mazda2 Music Tour and will be answering fan questions about life on the road, his music, and more! Check it out here. [clear here]

Crimefighters Webcast, Monday 11/1 at 7:30pm PT

Join the television academy for an evening with famous TV cops about their careers, the stories behind their current series, and how crime shows on TV have changed over the years. Fans of TV crime dramas won’t want to miss this one right here! [clear here]

Elle Magazine Chat with Emily Dougherty, Wednesday, 11/3 at 10am PT

Put your best face (and body) forward with advice from Elle’s Beauty and Fitness director Emily Dougherty. Ask your questions live in the social stream and tune in here. [clear here]

Space Shuttle Discovery Launch, Wednesday, 11/3

The final launch of Space Shuttle Discovery is scheduled for Wednesday afternoon, so you won’t want to miss this opportunity to see it leave the Kennedy Space station in Florida for the last time. This marks the end of an era for space travel, so tell your friends and show your support by tuning in here. [clear here]

Sears Chef Challenge, Thursday, 11/4 at 6pm PT

Watch chefs go head-to-head for the Semi Final round of the Sears Chef challenge. Cooking skills will be put to the test, and the pressure will boil over (literally) in this highly competitive live event. Watch it here. [clear here]

Good and Fair Boxers March, Saturday, 11/6 at 9am PT

Join Fair Trade USA for a special broadcast to celebrate Fair Trade Certified Apparel being available in the US! A group of citizens in Austin will march through the streets in their fair trade boxers to spread the word, so tune in here to see it! [clear here]