Fringe & Glee Pair with Twitter for Interactive TV Experience

The Fox Network has decided to jump on the Twitter bandwagon (because who hasn’t at this point?). This week, Fox will be reairing the season 1 finale of Fringe and the series premiere of Glee with an interactive Twitter experience.

Dubbed a “tweet-peat”, Fringe will re-air last season’s finale at 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 3, during which time stars Joshua Jackson and John Noble and producers Jeff Pinkner and J.H. Wyman will be live-tweeting. Fox will display their tweets in the bottom third portion of the screen. Fans will also be able to take to their twitter accounts and tweet their own questions by writing #FRINGE in their own posts.

Glee’s pilot will re-air at 9:00 p.m. on Friday, September 4 and stars Lea Michele, Kevin McHale, Mark Salling, Cory Monteith, Amber Riley and Chris Colfe will participate. Fan’s should use the tag #GLEE in their tweets.

I’m tired of writing the word “tweets”.

Basically, this is like an interactive version of DVD commentary or those “enhanced” Lost episodes that are aired with facts and trivia popping up at the bottom of the screen.

What do think of this? Gimmick or cool idea?

Source: Variety


  1. Wayne September 3, 2009
  2. Wayne September 4, 2009
  3. Wayne September 4, 2009
  4. Jase September 4, 2009
  5. Jase September 4, 2009
  6. Jase September 4, 2009
  7. Bryan Jones September 4, 2009
  8. Bryan Jones September 4, 2009
  9. Bryan Jones September 4, 2009
  10. Featherlite September 4, 2009
  11. Featherlite September 4, 2009
  12. Featherlite September 4, 2009
  13. melissa September 5, 2009
  14. melissa September 5, 2009
  15. melissa September 5, 2009

Add Comment

Get Ready for Guy Fieri’s Chicken Tender Empire
Here Are The New Star Trek Series That are in Development
How Audiences of Hit Animated TV Shows Compare
Why Steve Guttenberg is The Perfect Fit for The Goldbergs
What We’re Expecting from the Live Action “Cheer Boys!!”
There’s Going to be a Die Hard Board Game, Period
Why James McAvoy Would Make a Great Riddler
The Five Best Alexandra Daddario Movies of Her Career
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Camille Kostek
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Roger E. Mosley
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Katie Maloney
20 Things You Didn’t Know about Krysten Ritter
Where Has Conner Kent Been All This Time?
The Secret Story Behind the Creation of Venom
Why Donald Trump Might be the DC Universe President
Greg Pak Reveals Marvel’s Newest Superhero
What are These Shaggy Dragon Ball Memes All About?
What We Know About the New Ultraman
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Fairy Tail: Dragon Cry
10 Things You Didn’t Know about The Irregular at Magic High School
How Free-To-Play Models Are Impacting The Future of Gaming
Everything We Know about Google Stadia So Far
Is Cooper Coming To Apex Legends?
Are Two New Zelda Games Coming to Switch This Year?