Latest Long Way Round Stories

2008-07-31 21:00:27

By Alan Pergament Confession time. I haven't watched a second of the Fox Reality Channel, which I only recently discovered is carried locally on digital cable. I try to avoid just about all reality shows, especially if they involve celebrities. But that's about to change with Saturday's 9 p.m. premiere of "Long Way Down," a 10-episode series that follows Scottish actor Ewan McGregor ("Star Wars,""Moulin Rouge") and his "best mate," British actor Charley Boorman, on a picturesque 15,000...

2008-07-28 03:00:27

ACTION man Ewan McGregor strikes a dapper pose after paragliding with pals in Malibu. The Star Wars actor is no stranger to adventure. He filmed the documentary Long Way Round about his trip from London to New York on a motorbike with acting pal Charlie Boorman. (c) 2008 Daily Record; Glasgow (UK). Provided by ProQuest Information and Learning. All rights Reserved.

2008-07-03 03:00:19

National CineMedia's Fathom and Wasserman Media Group Present A Unique Journey Edited Exclusively by Elixir Films and Big Earth for Special Nationwide In-Theater Event on July 31 National CineMedia Michelle Portillo, 303-792-8651 michelle.portillo@ncm.com or Scoop Marketing for National CineMedia Hannah Kampf, 213-639-6159 hkampf@solters.com or Eve Samuels, 213-639-6166 esamuels@solters.com Logo: http://www.fathomevents.com Join Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman as...

2008-06-25 00:02:29

2 Best Friends, 15,000 miles, 1 Epic Adventure: Fox Reality Channel invites viewers on another amazing motorcycle journey with Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman in the follow up to the hit series "Long Way Round" Fox Reality Channel Media Contacts: Sienna Sanders/ssanders@mprm.com /323-933-3399, ext. 4229 Theresa Black/tblack@mprm.com /323-933-3399, ext. 4218 Fox Reality Channel, the only all reality, all the time cable and satellite network, presents another new original series,...

2008-06-24 09:02:54

Fox Reality Channel, the only all reality, all the time cable and satellite network, presents another new original series, "Long Way Down." Featuring Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman, this is a follow-up series to "Long Way Round", which also airs on Fox Reality Channel. This time, the team's 15,000 mile journey has them traveling through volatile political hotbeds, treacherous road conditions and stunning natural wonders. Get ready for the journey of a lifetime when "Long Way Down" makes...

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