Showtime Networks & ScreenBid Launch CALIFORNICATION Online Auction
Californication will end its successful run on Sunday, June 29. To commemorate this momentous occasion, leading Hollywood collectibles auction site ScreenBid will host an online auction of more than 200 wardrobe items, props and memorabilia straight from the set of Californication. Launching on June 26, the auction will run for eight days and close on Wednesday July 2.
Created and executive produced by Tom Kapinos, Californication stars and is executive produced by David Duchovny in his Golden Globe-winning role as hedonistic writer Hank Moody, who fights to balance the demands of his insatiable libido, unpredictable career, ex-girlfriend/muse Karen and beloved daughter Becca. In this one-time online auction, Californication's dedicated fans will be able to bid for many items from the set, including a wide range of fashionable, brand name apparel worn by Hank and all of the other major characters.
Some of the brand-name designers included in the auction are: Ray Ban, Tiffany & Co, Dolce & Gabbana, Alexander McQueen, Rag & Bone, Barneys, Lanvin, Ralph Lauren, James Perse, All Saints, Jon Varvatos, Tod's, Campomaggi, Chloe, Missoni and Mix Azria. Some of the highlights include:
- The signature Ray-Ban sunglasses and James Perse T-Shirts worn by Duchovny
- Hank's black leather Dolce and Gabbana jacket
- Hank's leather bracelet and ring
- Copies of Hank's book, God Hates Us ALL
- Karen's Helmut Lang blazer and Ernest Sewn jeans
- Becca's Campomaggi purse
- Marcy's Black Michael Kors stilleto sandals
- Kali's metallic Collete Dinigan miniskirt
- Trixie's rainbow Missoni wrap dress
- Black leather Balenciaga high-top sneakers, black leather chaps and G-string straight from the set, and much more.
Fans can preview the auction online now at http://www.screenbid.com.
About Showtime Networks
Showtime Networks Inc. (SNI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of CBS Corporation, owns and operates the premium television networks SHOWTIME, THE MOVIE CHANNEL and FLIX, as well as the multiplex channels Showtime 2, Showtime SHOWCASE, Showtime EXTREME, Showtime BEYOND, Showtime NEXT, Showtime WOMEN, Showtime FAMILY ZONE and THE MOVIE CHANNEL XTRA. SNI also offers Showtime HD, THE MOVIE CHANNEL HD, Showtime ON DEMAND, FLIX ON DEMAND and THE MOVIE CHANNEL ON DEMAND, and the network's authentication service Showtime ANYTIME. SNI also manages Smithsonian Networks, a joint venture between SNI and the Smithsonian Institution, which offers Smithsonian Channel. All SNI feeds provide enhanced sound using Dolby Digital 5.1. SNI markets and distributes sports and entertainment events for exhibition to subscribers on a Pay-Per-View basis through Showtime PPV.
ScreenBid is the world's best source for certified authentic, screen-used Hollywood memorabilia and collectibles. ScreenBid works with television networks, studios and filmmakers to make available to the public only objects that were used onscreen or in production on a movie or television show. ScreenBid, which hosted the official Breaking Bad props and memorabilia auction last fall, connects fans directly with their favorite movies and TV shows by making available the best props, wardrobe pieces and set decoration from the big and small screens. ScreenBid uses the SAM auction platform and bidding is easy, and every ScreenBid item comes with a studio certificate of authenticity.