Reba on the road, online to promote debut of 'Malibu Country' on ABC
BY RITA SHERROW World Television Editor
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Oklahoma's country music star Reba McEntire continues her TV appearances to promote her new situation comedy "Malibu Country" debuting Friday on ABC.
McEntire, a native of Chockie, will perform the show's theme song and her 35th hit "Turn on the Radio" on "Good Morning America" Thursday plus an additional song which will be posted online at tulsaworld.com/rebatv.
On Thursday, she will also present an award with comedian Tim Allen, star of ABC's "Last Man Standing," during "The 46th Annual CMA Awards" live broadcast starting at 7 p.m. on ABC.
She will also host a a live USTREAM chat at 4 on Friday and will give fans a chance to hear the "Malibu Country" theme song, "Goodbye Looks Good On Me."
To RSVP to attend the chat go online to tulsaworld.com/livestreamreba.
In conjunction with the series premiere at 7::30 p.m., she will be live tweeting her favorite moments and sharing behind-the-scenes details via her official Twitter handle @Reba.
In the series, she plays a wife and mother whose world is turned upside-down when she discovers that her country music legend husband has a cheatin' heart. She moves to California and tries to start a new chapter in her musical career with the support of her two teenagers (and her mother (played by Lily Tomlin). Sara Rue and Jai Rodriguez also star.
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Reba (Reba McEntire) and Geoffrey (Jai Rodriguez), the assistant to her new music agent, make plans on "Malibu Country," debuting at 7:30 p.m. Friday on ABC, channel 8.