A Brand New Day
With Pat O’Brien on vacation, Mark McGrath fills in as Derrick’s cohost. But things go awry when Hollywood goes on strike, and a disgruntled millitant holds the studio hostage. The show draws to a dramatic conclusion, and someone dies.
The HP Success Awards
Hologram Mark McGrath is up and running! Derrick recaps the winners of the 8th Annual Success Awards. The Rising Star Screen Test kicks off with two Hollywood hopefuls, and Corey Feldman stops by just in time for a sexy song duet.
Gender expert Perry Caravello is interviewed by Derrick about what it means to be a man. A very special makeover goes awry, and Hollywood is attacked by death, again. Jeff Deane Turner reviews a movie.
Derrick pulls a classic Hot Package episode from the vaults. The clock ticks for HP teen reporters Kerri and Nikki's possible Iranian execution; fashion computer IB Hem weighs in; and a razor blade frisbee seals one man's fate. Guest: Jeff Deane Turner.
Derrick is joined by health expert Gregg Valentino to discuss his steroid-dealing arrest, questionable tributes are paid to an ailing comedian. Jennifer Day performs and NOTJackie Stallone sets the record straight.