BRAVO'S LONGEST RUNNING SERIES "INSIDE THE ACTORS STUDIO" MOVES TO A NEW TIMESLOT -- SUNDAYS AT 7:00 P.M.
DAVID DUCHOVNY AND JANE FONDA KICK-OFF THE NEW TIMESLOT PREMIERES BEGINNING SUNDAY, APRIL 10 AT 7:00 P.M.
NEW YORK -- April 1, 2005 -- Bravo's "Inside the Actors Studio" has resided for over a decade on Sunday nights at 8:00 p.m., but beginning April 3, the nine-time Emmy nominated original series moves to Sundays at 7:00 p.m. Host James Lipton continues the 11th season with all new episodes featuring the life, career and personal stories of two of Hollywood's celebrated actors - David Duchovny on Sunday, April 10 at 7:00 p.m. and Jane Fonda on Sunday, April 24 at 7:00 p.m. Additional upcoming guests this season include Michael J. Fox, Angelina Jolie, Jodie Foster and the cast of "Everybody Loves Raymond."
Though probably best known for his role as Agent Mulder in the cult television hit "The X-Files," David Duchovny has held a wide and diverse number of roles ranging from the off-Broadway stage to the silver screen. His many credits include "Working Girl," "The Rapture," "Julia Has Two Lovers," "Return to Me," and the upcoming film "House of D" with Robin Williams, which he also wrote and directed. Duchovny is a Golden Globe winner and has been nominated for four SAG awards, four Golden Globes and two Emmys.
Jane Fonda was born into Hollywood royalty as the daughter of screen legend Henry Fonda. Her career began in a small theater role alongside her father and went on to blossom into one of the most respected and well-known careers of her generation. Her many credits include "Klute," "Coming Home," "The China Syndrome," "They Shoot Horses, Don't They?," "Julia," and "On Golden Pond." Fonda has received an Emmy, Six Golden Globes and two Oscars during her illustrious career.
"Inside the Actors Studio," which is now seen in 125 countries, was launched in April 1994 with Academy Award-winning actor and longtime Actors Studio President, Paul Newman. For the past ten years, the Actors Studio Drama School at New School University has opened its doors for a series of evenings featuring major actors and directors who discuss their craft and share the secrets of their artistic achievements.
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