Latest Smithsonian Networks Stories

2009-04-23 11:37:00

NEW YORK, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Smithsonian Networks and Time Warner Cable today announced that they have completed a distribution deal to make Time Warner Cable (TWC) its newest affiliate.

2009-04-21 12:53:00

Series to Examine The True Stories of Famous Historical Individuals and Events NEW YORK, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Classic mystery and adventure tales of the 20th century will come alive in "The Real Story", a five-part series premiering on Smithsonian Channel.

2009-04-13 12:42:00

SHOWTIME'S ACCLAIMED DRAMA SERIES THE TUDORS GETS 4th SEASON PICK-UP TO END THE SAGA OF HENRY VIII LOS ANGELES, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- On the heels of a critically lauded third season premiere of SHOWTIME's award-winning drama series THE TUDORS, the network has announced the pick-up of a fourth season of the epic-period saga starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers as King Henry VIII.

2009-03-25 11:29:00

Documentary "The Sweet Lady With The Nasty Voice" to air on April 4 WASHINGTON, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the induction of Wanda Jackson into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on April 4, Smithsonian Channel will re-broadcast the critically acclaimed documentary on her career, "The Sweet Lady With The Nasty Voice." The special will air the day of her induction, April 4 at 8pm. Emerging on the music scene in 1954, Jackson empowered female rock and rollers, thus opening doors for...

2009-03-23 09:52:00

Remote Control Ordering Application Drives SHOWTIME Subscriptions NEW YORK, March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Showtime Networks has developed a breakthrough interactive TV (ITV) application that is transforming the way premium channels are marketed and sold.

2009-03-04 09:27:00

Network To Launch Exclusive iPhone Web Application For Emmy(R) Voters Groundbreaking SHOWTIME Website Showcasing Network's Eligible Series Returns For Second Year LOS ANGELES, March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- SHOWTIME is taking its Primetime Emmy(R) campaign to a whole new platform as it launches the 2009 Emmy(R) season. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20060131/SHOWTIMELOGO ) Beginning this April, voting members of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (ATAS) will be able to...

2009-02-10 16:16:00


2008-12-08 09:23:00

Fifty US States to be filmed in HD "Bird's Eye View" NEW YORK, Dec.

2008-12-04 13:24:00

Deal Calls for Showtime to Air Up to 42 of Summit's Films Including All Films From the 'Twilight' Franchise LOS ANGELES, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit Entertainment and Showtime Networks Inc.

2008-12-03 15:41:00

Series Star & Executive Producer David Duchovny & Co. Resume Production Next Spring on Season Three's 12 Episodes LOS ANGELES, Dec.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.