EPIX Presents KEVIN SMITH Marathon Today
Pull an all-nighter with America's favorite foulmouthed funny man Kevin Smith. The actor-director-writer himself will host a marathon of his EPIX Original Comedy Specials including the premiere of his latest show, JAY & SILENT BOB GO DOWN UNDER in which he performs live with his long-time co-star Jason Mewes in front of an adoring Australian audience of fans.
Also featured as part of the evening's programming with be encore presentations of his previous EPIX Original Comedy Specials, TOO FAT FOR 4O and Kevin Smith: BURN IN HELL in which he speaks extensively in hilarious terms about his experiences in the making of and subsequent opposition, particularly by the religious right, to release of the film RED STATE.
10:00PM | EPIX WORLD PREMIERE OF JAY AND SILENT BOB GO DOWN UNDER
11:00PM | Kevin Smith: TOO FAT FOR 40
1:00AM | Kevin Smith: BURN IN HELL
Filmmaker and comedian Kevin Smith returns to EPIX with an all new special, taped in front of a sell out audience in Sydney, Australia. Joined by his notorious cohort Jason Mewes, this off-the-cuff, uncensored hour is filled with ribald and cautionary tales about everything from Australian children's television to mythical Australian drop bears.
EPIX is the newest premium entertainment network delivering the latest movie releases, classic library titles, plus original films, comedy, music and sports events on TV, on demand, online and on devices. Launched October 2009 as the first multiplatform premium network with online accessibility for subscribers through EpixHD.com, EPIXpioneered the development and proliferation of TV Everywhere for American consumers.EPIX was the first premium network to launch on Xbox consoles, first on Android tablets and phones, first on Roku® players and is available to authenticated subscribers on hundreds of devices including Apple® iPads®, iPhones®, Samsung® Smart TVs and Blu-ray™ players and more. Today EPIX remains the only premium service providing its entire monthly line-up from new Hollywood hits to original programs on all platforms and provides more movies than any other premium network.
EPIX is a joint venture between Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA and VIA.B), its Paramount Pictures unit, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. (MGM) and Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), available to over 30 million homes nationwide through distribution partners including Charter Communications, Cox Communications, DISH Network, Mediacom Communications, NCTC, Suddenlink Communications and Verizon FiOS.