Bravo Premieres New Series MADE IN CHELSEA: NYC Today
Bravo Media will air the UK hit series "Made in Chelsea: NYC" Sundays at 12pm ET/PT beginning today, November 16 with two back-to-back hour-long episodes. The show is a spinoff of the BAFTA award-winning series "Made in Chelsea," which follows the lives and loves of the socially elite 20-somethings who live in London's most exclusive area - Chelsea. The six-episode season that will air on Bravo features the show's best-loved cast as they take New York by storm.Invading the Big Apple's social scene are the show's familiar faces - former star of "The Hills" Stephanie Pratt, Jamie Laing, Binky Felstead, Mark-Francis Vandelli, Spencer Matthews, Lucy Watson, Alex Mytton, Louise Thompson, Stevie Johnson, Rosie Fortescue, Oliver Proudlock, Cheska Hull, Fran Newman-Young, Victoria Baker-Harber, Sam Thompson and Riley Uggla. The cast will also be joined by four New Yorkers - Bahamas-born fashionista Billie Carroll, international model and philosopher Jules Hamilton, real estate student and socialite Carson Eisenhart, baseball loving VP of Libra Leathers Alik Alfus and Binky Felstead's New York-based artist sister, A-L. In the premiere episode, Lucy befriends New York fashion blogger Billie who quickly catches the eye of both of Lucy's friends - Spencer and Jamie. However, Lucy tries to steer Billie towards her trusted friend and newly single, Stevie. As the Londoners begin to familiarize themselves with the big city, friends Proudlock and Stevie throw a party in their swanky pad, where Proudlock introduces Louise to his New Yorker friend, Alik. "Made in Chelsea: NYC" is produced by NBCUniversal International Television Production's Monkey and executive produced by David Granger, Sarah Dillistone and Ros Coward. The company also produces "Newlyweds" for Bravo. About Monkey: Monkey is one of the Britain's leading independent production companies. Founded in 2001, Monkey delivers high quality scripted, factual and entertainment programming in both the UK and the USA. Acquired by NBCUniversal International Television Production in 2010, Monkey has built a strong reputation on its work with talent and its breadth of content. In the UK, the business has been responsible for producing E4 hits: Made in Chelsea, now in its eighth series and standalone series, Made in Chelsea: NYC, Channel 4's First Times Farmers, Channel 4's The Charlotte Church Show and The House Of Obsessive Compulsives for Channel 4. Having grown its production base in the US, Monkey produces Newlyweds for Bravo. About Bravo Media: Bravo is a program service of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. Bravo has been an NBCUniversal cable network since December 2002 and was the first television service dedicated to film and the performing arts when it launched in December 1980. For more information, visit www.BravoTV.com. Follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/BravoPR.