From exclusive clients seeking the most expensive dresses, to a celebrity power couple creating extraordinary weddings for ordinary people, SliceTM is bringing the bling every Thursday this summer with two stunning new wedding series, beginning on June 16. Canadian series, Brides of Beverly Hills captures tears,tantrums, disappointments and triumphs of brides-to-be at a famous L.A. bridal boutique as they choose one of the most important – and most expensive – outfits of their lives. Tori Spelling combines her party planning flair with husband Dean McDermott’s bring-it-on attitude in their newest project Tori & Dean: sTORIbook Weddings. RSVP every Thursday night for Brides of Beverly Hills at 9:30pm ET followed by Tori & Dean: sTORIbook Weddings at10pm ET.
“SliceTM has always been a destination for viewers seeking outrageous wedding content,” said Barbara Williams, Senior Vice President of Content, Shaw Media. “Our strong Thursday night lineup of extravagant wedding series, Brides of Beverly Hills and Tori & Dean: sTORIbook Weddings,are perfect complements, offering celebrity appeal and the over-the-top entertainment our viewers crave.”
Brides of Beverly Hillshighlights the glitz and glamour of Hollywood at one of the city’s most exclusive bridal salons, Renee Strauss for the Bride. Amaven in the business, owner Renee Strauss has designed dresses and selected gowns for Hollywood’s most famous people, including Raquel Welch, Valerie Bertinelli, Heather Locklear, Paula Abdul and Diane Keaton. She consults on numerous Hollywood productions and dresses the soap stars of General Hospital when their characters are getting married. Helping Renee make wedding dreams a reality is longtime associate and celebrity florist, Kevin Lee. His work has received international attention at the Emmy’s, the Oscar’s and most notably the weddings of Brad Pitt and Jennifer Anniston, Drew Barrymore, and Anthony Hopkins. Tori Spelling has also been a longtime client. The inspiration behind the over-the-top character of Frank in Father of the Bride, Kevin brings an element of humour to even the most demanding clients, and whether she’s an NFL cheerleader, a Penthouse Playmate or Daddy’s little girl, these beautiful L.A. brides all have high expectations.
In Tori & Dean: sTORIbook Weddings, the celebrity power couple teams up to turn a lucky couple’s wedding day into an unforgettable event. Whether the engaged pair envisions an outdoor Tuscan-inspired wedding, a classic Marie Antoinette-styled affair or an Arabian Nights theme, Tori and Dean will be alongside the entire way to help them make their dream a reality. Together, Tori and Dean help the couple overcome issues with family, friends and wedding stress. While Tori tends to the bride-to-be’s dreams for a beautiful event, Dean helps the groom-to-be navigate all the twists and turns leading up to the big day. Celebrity florist Kevin Lee (Brides of Beverly Hills) makes an appearance to assist with floral arrangements. Having planned several weddings that aired on SliceTM, including their hit series Tori & Dean: Home Sweet Hollywood, Tori and Dean understand the enormity of the day and how to make it a success – no matter what unexpected drama unfolds.
Viewers can catch up on episodes of Brides of Beverly Hills and Tori & Dean: sTORIbook Weddings at Slice.ca following each broadcast premiere.