HBO Podcasts Go on Location for Launch of New Seasons of Entourage, Deadwood, Lucky Louie and Dane Cook�s Tourgasm
June 14, 2006
Two of HBO�s most popular original series, Entourage and Deadwood, are back again and fans can go �on location� for exclusive footage, intriguing cast interviews and other original features via www.HBO.com/podcasts or Apple�s iTunes Music Store � all for free.
Viewers will also be able to go behind-the-scenes of HBO�s newest comedy series Lucky Louie, starring Louis C.K. as head of a blue collar family, and Dane Cook�s Tourgasm, a docu-style comedy series that follows the rising stand-up comic during his college tour last spring. The four programs premiered Sunday, June 11th, with other episodes debuting on subsequent Sundays.
These new editions join the wealth of HBO podcasts already existing, including video and audio clips for The Sopranos, Rome, Big Love, Real Time with Bill Maher as well as select HBO Films, documentaries, sports shows, and HBO Latino�s Habla y Habla and El Perro y El Gato.
�The additional content for iPods give fans more exposure to their favorite HBO programs, characters and actors as well as introduces them to our newest shows,� said Steve Pamon, vice president, Marketing and Strategic Partnerships. �We launched the site several months ago and have already seen incredible success, most recently hitting the 1 million download milestone for Real Time with Bill Maher.�
Fans can visit the HBO.com site or the �HBO Room� on iTunes for the latest mix of free video and audio clips that will role over time:
-- Hollywood Minutes � Recaps from Seasons 1 and 2 which revisit important moments and reconnects fans with major characters (video)
-- About Entourage � Insiders scoop on the series (video)
-- Entourage on Location, Season 3 � Clips from the new season (video)
-- Wahlberg Sessions 1 & 2 � Executive producer/actor Mark Wahlberg�s candid interviews with cast members (video)
-- Cast Interviews � Interviews with main actors (audio)
-- Deadwood Minutes � Clips recapping major scenes from Seasons 1 and 2 (video)
-- About Deadwood � On location footage of series (video)
-- Deadwood Invitation � Insiders look at the set (video)
-- Trusting the Process � Interview with creator David Milch (audio)
-- Women of Deadwood � Interviews with show�s diverse female cast (video)
-- David Milch: Uncut � Interview with David Milch on-set (video)
-- Cast Interviews � More interviews with main actors (audio)
-- About Lucky Louie � Sneak peak behind the scenes of new show (video)
-- Lucky Louie Live � 3-5 minute clips discussing HBO�s first sitcom (video)
-- Cast Interviews � Interviews with main actors including Louis C.K. (audio)
Dane Cook�s Tourgasm
-- About Tourgasm: � Behind the scenes clip of new docu-comedy series (video)
-- Cast Interviews � Interviews with Cook and other comedians from show (audio)
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