SOAPNet To Air Three Original Series


Soapnet’s series pickups include a 13-episode order for drama “Being Erica,” from Temple Street Prods. and Canuck net CBC. Series stars newcomer Erin Karpluk as a 32-year-old woman who revisits moments in her life through shrink sessions with her mysterious therapist. It’s set to bow in the spring.

“Southern Belles,” from Endemol USA and ABC Media Prods., is described as a docu-soap following the lives of five twentysomething, single women in Louisville, Ky. Cabler has ordered 10 segs for debut next year.

“Greg Behrendt’s Wake-Up Call” is a six-episode nonscripted skein from Avalon Television that is set to bow Jan. 8 at 11 p.m. as part of Soapnet’s Valentine’s Day-themed programming slate. Behrendt, co-author of the femme dating self-help hit “He’s Just Not That Into You,” will counsel one couple in each seg on their relationship troubles.

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