From a media release:
SPECIAL GUEST STAR ROSIE Oâ€™DONNELL AS â€œDOTTIEâ€ IN BOMB GIRLS SEASON 2
- Multiple Emmy Award Winner, Rosie Oâ€™Donnell Signs On for Upcoming Episode in Globalâ€™s Critically Acclaimed Original Series
- Bomb Girls Returns with All-New Episodes in Early 2013
With a new season of Bomb Girls in the works and fans already brimming with anticipation, Global proudly announces the addition of the talented and incomparable Rosie Oâ€™Donnell as a special guest star in Episode 209, currently shooting in Toronto.
For six years, Rosie Oâ€™Donnell was Americaâ€™s best friend. For an hour each day she served as host and executive producer of the critically acclaimed and Emmy Award winning nationally syndicated talk/variety series â€œThe Rosie Oâ€™Donnell Show.â€ In her first season on the air, she won the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Talk Show Host. She continued her success for five consecutive seasons by winning Daytime Emmyâ€™s for both Outstanding Talk Show Host and Outstanding Talk Show. Rosie was also seen on daytime television as moderator on the tenth season of ABCâ€™s â€œThe View,â€ and hosted the satellite radio show, â€œRosie Radioâ€ on SiriusXM. She returned to television hosting in the fall of 2011 with â€œThe Rosie Showâ€ on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network through spring 2012.
â€œBomb Girls revolves around an incredible time in our countryâ€™s history and the empowerment of women during World War II. Weâ€™re so excited to have Rosie Oâ€™Donnell help us tell this story,â€ said Barb Williams, SVP, Content, Shaw Media.
An encore presentation of Bomb Girls Season 1 airs Fridays at 9pm ET/PT on Global.
Bomb Girls is produced by Muse Entertainment and Back Alley Film Productions Limited in association with Shaw Media.