At noon Katie Holmes—whose new flick, The Romantics, opens today—is hot on the idea of joining The Coney Island Polar Bear Club, which swims in the ice-cold Atlantic Ocean each New Year’s Day. “I think it’s cool,” Mrs. Tom Cruise tells Milling About host Robin Milling. “I might do it once.”
On Demand Dateline NBC’s Chris Hansen previews “Joran Van der Sloot: Behind Bars,” an exclusive interview airing tonight at 10 ET. Joran is of course the chief suspect in Natalee Holloway’s assumed murder. He speaks for the first time since his June arrest in Peru for slaying Stephany Flores. Join Film Festival Radio for this fascinating reveal.
On Demand: Connecting Women’s Faten Abdallah calls Divorce Court’s Judge Lynn Toler to the stand. The former civil-matters attorney, who wrote Mother’s Rules: A Practical Guide to Becoming an Emotional Genius, will discuss women’s rights in cases of domestic disputes.
At 5 PM Host Sharon Nelson gives it up for spiritual pop princesses April and Jasmine Spence—aka AJ Spence—whose music preaches against violence, drugs and other ills that “clutter youthful souls today,” while offering a path to greatness through the gospel of the Lord.
At 1 PM Host Cyrus Webb goes one-on-one with Cherie Johnson, who played Laura Winslow’s BFF on Family Matters and Cherie Johnson on Punky Brewster. Cherie, whose uncle is veteran TV producer David Duclon, will chat about her latest achievement—published author.
At 3 PM Our wOw Effect host, Lesley Stahl, sits down with New York Times health guru Tara Parker-Pope —who pens the daily Well blog and weekly print column—to chat about the scent of selection, why opposites really do attract, and the human mating dance.
*Please note that all show times are listed in EST time.