Giuliana & Bill is an American lifestyle docu-reality television series produced by Comcast Entertainment Productions which follows celebrity couple Giuliana (formerly DePandi) and Bill Rancic as they start out married life while living apart in two different cities.
The series premiered in the USA on Style on 5 August, 2009.
The series premiered in South Africa on DStv's Style channel (formerly The Style Network) on Saturday 5 September 2009, at 20h00. It later aired on DStv's E! Entertainment channel as well. See "Seasons" below for seasonal broadcast dates and times.
Season 5 originally aired on Style from 6 September, 2012 to 3 July, 2013, initially on Thursdays at 21h10 and later (after a mid-seasons hiatus) on Wednesdays at 20h15. New episodes broadcast weekly. There are 21 episodes in the fifth season.
This season the couple faces their toughest challenge yet - Giuliana's breast cancer.
Viewers will get an intimate look into Giuliana's journey as she returns to work, leaving Bill to find balance with their new houseguests - Giuliana's parents, Anna and Eduardo.
Additionally, this season will celebrate the couple's achievements, such as the opening of their restaurant RPM Italian in Chicago, which features many of Giuliana's mother's, Mamma DePandi's, recipes and leads the couple to look for a new home in Chicago.
As their immediate focus is on Giuliana's recovery, the future is always top of mind for Giuliana and Bill as they continue to dream of one day starting a family.
Giuliana & Bill is produced by Comcast Entertainment Studios, a division of NBCUniversal. Executive producers are Robert Sizemore and Jay James for Comcast Entertainment Studios and Giuliana Rancic and Bill Rancic for You & I Productions.
Renee G. Simon and Ruth Rafidi serve as network executives on the show.
Giuliana's Italian Wedding
Coming Soon: Giuliana and Bill
Season 1 (10 episodes)
Channel: Style | Premiere: 5 Sep 2009 | Finale: 7 Nov 2009 | Sat, 20h00
Channel: E! Entertainment | Premiere: 5 May 2010 | Finale: 7 Jul 2010 | Wed, 19h30
Season 2 (8 episodes)
Channel: Style | Premiere: 1 Mar 2010 | Finale: 19 Apr 2010 | Mon, 21h00
Channel: E! Entertainment | Premiere: 21 Oct 2010 | Finale: 8 Dec 2010 | Thu, 20h30
Season 3 (10 episodes)
Channel: Style | Premiere: 5 May 2011 | Finale: 7 Jul 2011 | Thu, 21h10
Channel: E! Entertainment | Premiere: 3 Apr 2012 | Finale: 1 May 2012 | Tue, 20h00
Season 4 (10 episodes)
Channel: Style | Premiere: 16 Feb 2012 | Finale: 19 Apr 2012 | Thu, 21h10
Season 5 (21 episodes)
Channel: Style | Premiere: 6 Sep 2012 | Finale: 3 Jul 2013 | Thu, 21h10 / Wed, 20h15
Season 6 (11 episodes)
Channel: E! Entertainment | Premiere: 23 Mar 2014 | Finale: 1 Jun 2014 | Sun, 20h00