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
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
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