The N Goes to the Mall


The N, Viacom Inc.’s nighttime network for teens, is supporting the New Year’s Eve launch of its Real Access interactive entertainment-magazine program with a five-city mall tour.

The support effort -- featuring stops in a pair of malls in each market -- begins this weekend in shopping venues in Detroit, Los Angeles and San Francisco. Facilities in New York and the Denver DMA are also on the weekend itinerary later this month.

Real Access

will debut with an hour-long special entitled Real Access: Hot 24 in 2004 Dec. 31 at 8 p.m. The special will repeat throughout that evening. Actress/singer Lauren Mayhew (NBC’s American Dreams) hosts the program.

Beginning Jan. 2,Real Access will air regularly on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights at 9 p.m. and 11 p.m. (EST) on The N.The 13-episode series is produced by Access Entertainment News Productions, producers of Access Hollywood.