This Week on Twitter - Jan. 21

On most Mondays, this series alerts you to key things happening on Twitter in the coming week. A live chat with the cast of your favorite TV show, a Q&A with a candidate or author, a pro sports team Tweepstakes — this is the way to keep current on the can’t-miss moments on Twitter for the week ahead. - Ed.

Tuesday, Jan. 22; 10-11 p.m. EST
After much clamoring from fans, Lauren Graham – the star of Gilmore Girls and Parenthood – has joined Twitter as @TheLaurenGraham. She will be live-tweeting the season finale of @NBCParenthood on Tuesday, Jan. 22 from 10-11pm EST, providing behind the scenes commentary and chatting with fans about one of TV’s most popular shows. Till then, use #AskLauren to tweet her questions, which she’ll answer during the finale.

Thursday, Jan. 24
@ProjectRunway will have its season premiere this Thursday; fans will have several opportunities to follow along and join the conversation, including:

  • Runway Recall: The team from Lifetime will be launching Runway Recall, a new online game  that can be played while watching the show. Of course, you’ll need a Twitter account to play.
  • Real-Time Runway: See what’s trending and who’s live-tweeting during each episode. For three hours before and three hours after a show, check out Real-Time Runway for updates, what’s trending. 
  • Live Tweeters: Follow along for an inside peek at the perspective of live tweeters including: 

Thursday, Jan. 24; 1 p.m. EST
@Cosmopolitan is hosting a Twitter chat with their editor-in-chief @JoannaColes. Use the hashtag #CosmoLIVE to ask her anything about Cosmo, her stint as a mentor on Project Runway, Cosmo’s new show on “The Job” on CBS.

January 21-26
Movie buffs who can’t make it to Sundance this year can follow the action with a live-tweeting cast in Park City. Follow @sundancefestnow and the hashtag #Sundance to solicit questions for the cast to answer throughout the week.

Posted by Rachael Horwitz (@rachaelrad)
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