Lifetime cleared to air season six of Project Runway
By David Zurawik
Apr 01, 2009 | 12:22 PM
The way has finally been cleared for Lifetime to air season six of
starting this summer. The episodes, which have already been taped, were held back as the producer, The Weinstein Company, battled with NBC Universal, the owners of the show's former home, Bravo, over rights to the series.
But NBC Universal Wednesday issued the following statement:
Heidi Klum, Tim Gunn & Co. are back in the prime-time fashion and reality TV business after the nasty spat that hurt their fans more than any of the three show-biz entities involved.
Andrea Wong, president and CEO of the Lifetime Networks issued the following statement confirming the summer start:
(Above: Bravo photo of Tim Gunn and season five contestant Keith by Barbara Nitke)