MyNetworkTV has confirmed an item this Web site recently discussed.
It will air a two-hour EJ musical special on April 5 as it continues to diversify its lineup.
Happy Birthday Elton will feature footage from the star's 60th engagement at New York's Madison Square Garden.
The programme will be produced by HST Management and Whizz Kid Entertainment. It will be directed by David Mallet and produced by Malcolm Gerrie, Paul Morphos and Lisa Chapman.
Celebrity interviews are also planned.