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2010-10-25 15:23:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- To mark the 50th anniversary of the donation of the world's most famous diamond to the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Channel will premiere a one-hour special, MYSTERY OF THE HOPE DIAMOND on Sunday, November 21 at 8 p.m. ET/PT.

2010-09-10 06:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak Corporation (Nasdaq: RENT), the leader in multi-screen media measurement serving the advertising and entertainment industries, today announced that Smithsonian Channel(TM), a joint venture between Showtime Networks Inc.

2010-08-30 11:01:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- For the third straight year, Showtime Networks is working with some of the world's top designers, who will draw inspiration from the network's series and redesign high-end residential space to create the Showtime House.

2010-08-16 11:33:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Football is far and away America's sport.

2010-08-12 09:46:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Smithsonian Channel is now on the go with the launch of its first app for the iPhone and iPod Touch.

2010-07-15 16:43:00

NEW YORK, July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of a multi-tiered programming, digital and marketing campaign custom-designed for the 2010 San Diego Comic-Con, SHOWTIME announced the launch of DEXTER GAME ON (DexterGameOn.com), an interactive promotional game that will take place simultaneously at San Diego Comic-Con and in five other major cities across the U.S.

2010-07-12 13:12:00

LOS ANGELES, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- SHOWTIME® will bring in the New Year in a most spectacular way with the premieres of new drama series SHAMELESS (Jan. 9th at 10pm) with William H. Macy and Emmy Rossum; new comedy series EPISODES starring Matt LeBlanc (Jan.

2010-06-28 11:40:00

NEW YORK, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- David Nevins, an Emmy® Award-winning producer and veteran network programming executive, has been named President of Entertainment at Showtime Networks Inc., it was announced today by Matthew C.

2010-03-22 11:21:00

NEW YORK, March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- This weekend, SHOWTIME will be available in a record 54.4 million households for an ALL ACCESS Free Preview Weekend on SHOWTIME, SHOWTIME HD and SHOWTIME On Demand.

2010-03-11 12:07:00

LOS ANGELES, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Disney-ABC Domestic Television, a division of The Walt Disney Company, and Showtime Networks Inc.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.