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Stars Rally Together Again for Stand Up To Cancer's Live Broadcast on 9/7Stars Rally Together Again for Stand Up To Cancer's Live Broadcast on 9/7
August 16, 2018

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a division of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), is proud to announce that the Hollywood community is rallying together yet again to support the sixth biennial tel... (more...)


The 5th Season Premiere of SECRETS on Smithsonian Channel Reveals Insights on 'Jonah and the Whale' StoryThe 5th Season Premiere of SECRETS on Smithsonian Channel Reveals Insights on 'Jonah and the Whale' Story
August 16, 2018

Archaeologists investigating a site in Iraq destroyed by ISIS have discovered a 2,700-year-old temple that reveals new insights into one of the Bible's most famous stories, “Jonah and the Whale.” That... (more...)


STAND UP TO CANCER Returns with Reese Witherspoon, Matthew McConaughey, and More Stars Rallying Together on September 7thSTAND UP TO CANCER Returns with Reese Witherspoon, Matthew McConaughey, and More Stars Rallying Together on September 7th
August 16, 2018

Stand Up To Cancer Canada (SU2C Canada), a Canadian registered charity, is proud to announce the Hollywood community is once again joining forces to support Stand Up To Cancer's sixth biennial televis... (more...)


Smithsonian Networks to Premiere New Series BUG BITESSmithsonian Networks to Premiere New Series BUG BITES
August 13, 2018

America's culinary boundaries are about to be shattered as Smithsonian Networks introduces BUG BITES, a six-part, short-form series exploring the worldwide art of cooking and consuming insects. Nutrit... (more...)


THE CIRCUS Returns to Showtime on 8/16 at 8 PM ET/PTTHE CIRCUS Returns to Showtime on 8/16 at 8 PM ET/PT
August 06, 2018

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Political Documentary Series THE CIRCUS Returns to SHOWTIME This SeptemberPolitical Documentary Series THE CIRCUS Returns to SHOWTIME This September
August 03, 2018

As the country readies for one of the most consequential midterm elections in recent history, the third season of the groundbreaking political documentary series THE CIRCUS returns with nine new episo... (more...)


Tom Fontana Named Executive Producer & Showrunner On Showtime Drama Series CITY ON A HILLTom Fontana Named Executive Producer & Showrunner On Showtime Drama Series CITY ON A HILL
August 01, 2018

SHOWTIME has named multiple Emmy winner Tom Fontana (Homicide: Life on the Street) as showrunner, executive producer and one of the writers on the upcoming drama series CITY ON A HILL, starring Golden... (more...)


Showtime Orders Drama Pilot QUEEN FURShowtime Orders Drama Pilot QUEEN FUR
July 30, 2018

SHOWTIME has announced the pilot order for the hour-long drama series QUEEN FUR, created, written and executive produced by Eileen Myers (MASTERS OF SEX) and starring Lily Mae Harrington (Some Freaks)... (more...)


Nat Geo WILD Reels in Famed Bass Fisherman Mike Iaconelli for New Urban Fishing Series FISH MY CITY WITH MIKE IACONELLINat Geo WILD Reels in Famed Bass Fisherman Mike Iaconelli for New Urban Fishing Series FISH MY CITY WITH MIKE IACONELLI
July 26, 2018

Even in the world's biggest cities, you don't need to venture far to find wildlife. Cast your reel and join Nat Geo WILD on an urban fishing adventure in new series FISH MY CITY WITH MIKE IACONELLI. T... (more...)


Showtime Signs Emmy Award Winner Lena Waithe to First-Look DealShowtime Signs Emmy Award Winner Lena Waithe to First-Look Deal
July 24, 2018

Emmy-winning writer and producer Lena Waithe (THE CHI) has signed a first-look deal with SHOWTIME, expanding her relationship with the network that launched her first series as a creator and executive... (more...)


Emmy Nominee Jillian Bell to Star in Showtime Comedy THE WRONG MANSEmmy Nominee Jillian Bell to Star in Showtime Comedy THE WRONG MANS
July 18, 2018

SHOWTIME has announced the casting of Jillian Bell (22 Jump Street) in a lead role of the half-hour comedy pilot THE WRONG MANS, also starring and produced by Ben Schwartz (HOUSE OF LIES) and written ... (more...)


Emmy Nominee Jillian Bell to Star in Showtime Comedy THE WRONG MANSEmmy Nominee Jillian Bell to Star in Showtime Comedy THE WRONG MANS
July 18, 2018

SHOWTIME has announced the casting of Jillian Bell (22 Jump Street) in a lead role of the half-hour comedy pilot THE WRONG MANS, also starring and produced by Ben Schwartz (HOUSE OF LIES) andwritten a... (more...)


Smithsonian Channel Explores Hallowed Shrines, Temples, & Monuments Around the World in SACRED SHRINESSmithsonian Channel Explores Hallowed Shrines, Temples, & Monuments Around the World in SACRED SHRINES
July 16, 2018

From the supposed tomb of King Arthur to ancient Egyptian temples once controlled by female priests, the world's religious sites are home to alluring secrets and mysteries. This summer, Smithsonian Ch... (more...)


Dive Into the Water and Get Inside the Minds of the World's Most Formidable Sharks in SHARK SQUADDive Into the Water and Get Inside the Minds of the World's Most Formidable Sharks in SHARK SQUAD
July 13, 2018

Dive Into the Water and Get Inside the Minds of the World's Most Formidable Sharks in SHARK SQUAD (more...)


Showtime Honored With 21 Emmy NominationsShowtime Honored With 21 Emmy Nominations
July 12, 2018

Today, SHOWTIME was recognized with 21 Primetime Emmy Award nominations,including the network's first limited series nomination for PATRICK MELROSE, THE FOURTH ESTATE for Outstanding Documentary or No... (more...)


Discovery Channel Announces OPERATION THAI CAVE RESCUE Documentary In the WorksDiscovery Channel Announces OPERATION THAI CAVE RESCUE Documentary In the Works
July 11, 2018

From the moment the heartbreaking news broke that 12 young Thai soccer players and their 25-year-old coach were stuck in a cave complex near the Myanmar border, the world has been glued to the rescue ... (more...)


Discovery Chronicles the Harrowing Story and Extraordinary Rescue of the Thai Soccer Team Captivating the World in 'Operation Thai Cave Rescue'Discovery Chronicles the Harrowing Story and Extraordinary Rescue of the Thai Soccer Team Captivating the World in 'Operation Thai Cave Rescue'
July 10, 2018

From the moment the heartbreaking news broke that 12 young Thai soccer players and their 25-year-old coach were stuck in a cave complex near the Myanmar border, the world has been glued to the rescue ... (more...)


Showtime Orders News-Magazine Pilot from Amanda De CadenetShowtime Orders News-Magazine Pilot from Amanda De Cadenet
July 10, 2018

SHOWTIME has ordered a new pilot NOW WHAT WITH AMANDA DE CADENET (working title), for a half-hour weekly news-magazine format created and hosted by Amanda de Cadenet (The Conversation with Amanda de C... (more...)


Sacha Baron Cohen Returns to Television with New Showtime Comedy Series WHO IS AMERICA?Sacha Baron Cohen Returns to Television with New Showtime Comedy Series WHO IS AMERICA?
July 09, 2018

Today, SHOWTIME announced a brand new satirical half-hour series from comedian Sacha Baron Cohen. Famous for creating a roster of iconic moments and incendiary characters, Baron Cohen returns to serie... (more...)


Smithsonian's PACIFIC WAR IN COLOR/New TV Series Reveals Rare, Never-Before-Seen Color Film of WWII ConflictSmithsonian's PACIFIC WAR IN COLOR/New TV Series Reveals Rare, Never-Before-Seen Color Film of WWII Conflict
July 03, 2018

A groundbreaking new eight-part series traces the epic struggle of the Pacific War using rare and never-before-seen color visuals from every corner of the conflict. Smithsonian Channel takes viewers o... (more...)


Showtime Brings Its Hit Drama THE CHI and Hot New Comedy BLACK MONDAY to 2018 Essence FestivalShowtime Brings Its Hit Drama THE CHI and Hot New Comedy BLACK MONDAY to 2018 Essence Festival
June 29, 2018

SHOWTIME is bringing its hot new comedy BLACK MONDAY and hit drama THE CHI to 2018 ESSENCE Festival. On Friday, July 6, THE CHI creator and executive producer Lena Waithe will headline a keynote conve... (more...)


Showtime Brings THE CHI and New Comedy BLACK MONDAY to 2018 Essence FestivalShowtime Brings THE CHI and New Comedy BLACK MONDAY to 2018 Essence Festival
June 28, 2018

SHOWTIME is bringing its hot new comedy BLACK MONDAY and hit drama THE CHI to 2018 ESSENCE Festival. On Friday, July 6, THE CHI creator and executive producer Lena Waithe will headline a keynote conve... (more...)


Showtime Greenlights Highly Anticipated HALO Television SeriesShowtime Greenlights Highly Anticipated HALO Television Series
June 28, 2018

Halo, the award-winning and record-shattering series of video games, is bringing its universe to SHOWTIME. The network has ordered a 10-episode season of the live-action, scripted drama HALO (working ... (more...)


Smithsonian Channel to Premiere New Wildlife Documentary KING OF THE DESERT LIONS July 11Smithsonian Channel to Premiere New Wildlife Documentary KING OF THE DESERT LIONS July 11
June 28, 2018

After spending nearly six years filming a remarkable pride of endangered desert lions, Smithsonian Channel is now bringing viewers the compelling narrative of their lives in Namibia's extreme, searing... (more...)


Oscar-Winner Russell Crowe Will Star in Showtime Limited Series Adaptation of THE LOUDEST VOICE IN THE ROOMOscar-Winner Russell Crowe Will Star in Showtime Limited Series Adaptation of THE LOUDEST VOICE IN THE ROOM
June 25, 2018

SHOWTIME has announced the order for an eight-episode limited series about Fox News founder Roger Ailes, starring Academy Award® and Golden Globe winner Russell Crowe (Gladiator, A Beautiful Mind)in t... (more...)