PASADENA, CALIF. -E! Entertainment Television
has struck a deal with Prince Edward and his production company to produce the documentary series Royalty A-Z,
which will premiere in early 2002 in conjunction with the 50th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II's ascendance to the throne. E! has 13 episodes of the series in development with Ardent Productions, the company owned by the prince, Edward Wessex.
E! last week also named comedienne Aisha Tyler the new host of Talk Soup.
She debuted on the daily series last week.