or


[11/14/13 - 07:51 AM]
History(R) Kicks Off "Kennedy Week" Across Digital Platforms
Beginning Monday, November 18, History.com will publish daily original articles across all editorial franchises, offering unique views of the assassination that changed a nation.

[via press release from History]

HISTORY(R) KICKS OFF "KENNEDY WEEK" ACROSS DIGITAL PLATFORMS

COMMEMORATING THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE JFK ASSASSINATION STARTING MONDAY, NOVEMBER 18TH

Network to Host "JFK Twitter Takeover" - An Hour-By-Hour Account Of Events 50 Years Ago To The Day Through Live Tweeting Event

And On Friday November 22, HISTORY channel will premiere JFK: THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE, 8-10pm ET/PT LEE HARVEY OSWALD: 48 HOURS TO LIVE, 10pm-midnight ET/PT

New York, NY, November 14, 2013 -HISTORY(R) announces the kick-off of Kennedy Week across digital platforms - a week-long campaign commemorating the 50th anniversary of the John F. Kennedy Assassination http://www.history.com/shows/jfk-specials. Beginning Monday, November 18, HISTORY.com will publish daily original articles across all editorial franchises, offering unique views of the assassination that changed a nation.

In addition, starting on Monday, November 18, HISTORY will host the "JFK Twitter Takeover" at https://twitter.com/HISTORY - giving viewers a fresh take on the pivotal moments of the Kennedy assassination as they unfolded 50 years ago - hour by hour, day by day - through a live tweeting event. For eight days, HISTORY.com will travel with the President and his entourage as they depart Washington, D.C. for Texas, the infamous motorcade and their return to the capital as a nation mourns.

HISTORY's Kennedy Week will showcase the following:

JFK Twitter Takeover Event (http://www.history.com/news)

NOVEMBER 18, 10AM Highlights:

· Monday, November 18 (JFK's preparations for trip to Dallas) through Tuesday, November 26 (Ruby charged with Oswald's murder).

· Hour-by-hour (and minute-by-minute) account.

· Listen in on phone calls between President Lyndon Johnson and his staff as they speak with political leaders, members of the Kennedy family, and others as a new administration begins.

· Find out how the world reacted to the Kennedy assassination through photographs, newspapers, photos and more.

History in the Headlines topics will include (http://www.history.com/news):

· A look at Kennedy's last 100 days in office.

· Q&A with historian Steve Gillon, HISTORY Scholar-in-Residence and author of the companion book for the new special, Lee Harvey Oswald: 48 Hours to Live.

· Feature piece examining the lives of those impacted by the events in Dallas in the days and years following the assassination.

· JFK: 1000 Days in Pictures slideshow.

HISTORY List topics (http://www.history.com/news/history-lists):

· 10 Things You May Not Know about JFK.

· 5 Things You May Not Know about the Warren Commission.

Ask HISTORY topics (http://www.history.com/news/ask-history):

· What is the Zapruder film? And what happened to the Zapruder film?

· What is the 'Kennedy Curse'?

Hungry History will include (http://www.history.com/news/hungry-history):

· What was on the menu in the Kennedy White House?

Additional new content:

· Caroline Kennedy & Jackie Kennedy slideshows.

· Original video: Kennedy Film Corps, Kennedy Family Tree.

· Speeches and phone calls.

HISTORY PREMIERES Friday, November 22 (http://www.history.com/shows/jfk-specials):

8pm - JFK: The Definitive Guide

It's not what you've been told, it's what you believe and how that's changed America's views on government... and ourselves by highlighting results from the largest survey ever conducted on the JFK assassination.

"Who do YOU think killed JFK?" Facebook Tab (http://www.facebook.com/history)

· HISTORY is hosting a custom Facebook tab inspired by the official survey at the center of the special.

· Fans can answer select questions from the survey to uncover little known facts about the assassination.

10 pm - LEE HARVEY OSWALD: 48 HOURS TO LIVE, a two-hour special premiering on HISTORY(R), is a minute-by-minute account of the intense, final two days of Oswald's life - his attempt to flee, his capture by the police, and the grueling interrogation by the Dallas police detectives prior to being shot by Jack Ruby - a chapter of history that raised more questions than it answered.

About A+E Networks

A+E Networks(R) is an award-winning, global media content company offering consumers a diverse communications environment ranging from television networks to websites, to home videos/DVDs to gaming and educational software. A+E Networks is comprised of the A&E(R), Lifetime(R), HISTORY(R), LMN(R), Bio.(R), H2(TM), HISTORY en Espanol(TM), Crime & Investigation Network(R), Military HISTORY(R), A&E IndieFilms(R), A+E Networks International(R), A+E Networks Digital(R) and A+E Networks Consumer Products(TM). A+E Networks channels and branded programming reach more than 300 million households in over 150 countries. A+E Networks. is a joint venture of Disney-ABC Television Group and Hearst Corporation.





  [november 2013]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
     


· SHOWATCH
(series past and present)
· DEVWATCH
(series in development)
· MOVIEWATCH
(tv movies and mini-series)





[07/31/14 - 02:37 PM]
Join the Paladins from ABC's "The Quest," As They Live Tweet During the Series Premiere, Thursday, July 31
Join the 12 would be heroes as they live tweet during the East Coast Broadcast of tonight's premiere episode airing 8:00-9:00 p.m., ET/PT.

[07/31/14 - 01:51 PM]
Showtime(R) Premieres Ray Donovan Webisodes "Behind the Fix" Starring Steven Bauer and Katherine Moennig
Fans will get an inside look on how Ray's (Liev Schreiber) team pulls off their "fixes," woven directly from the plotlines on screen.

[07/31/14 - 01:13 PM]
College Football: ESPN's Game and Studio Roster Includes More Than 100 On-Air Commentators
The lineup is highlighted by announcers with familiar and new assignments, the addition of former coaches Mack Brown and Butch Davis, and nationally recognized former SEC players and renowned sportscasters on SEC Network.

[07/31/14 - 12:20 PM]
Here Comes the Bride: A Duggar Wedding Unveiled in an All-New Season of "19 Kids & Counting"
The series returns with all-new episodes beginning Tuesday, September 2 at 9:00/8:00c.

[07/31/14 - 11:51 AM]
"Sharknado 2: The Second One" Devours the World - Record-Setting 3.9 Million Total Viewers and 1.6 Million Adults 18-49 for Syfy Original Movie
Syfy spins the numbers for Wednesday, July 30.

[07/31/14 - 11:40 AM]
Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Announces the Start of Production on "The Christmas Shepherd" Starring Teri Polo and Martin Cummins
The film is part of Hallmark Movies & Mysteries' Most Wonderful Movies of Christmas, featuring traditional and classic Christmas films suitable for family audiences.

[07/31/14 - 11:15 AM]
Bravo Media Acquires "The Real Housewives of Melbourne" Premiering Sunday 8/3 at 12PM ET/PT with Back-to-Back Episodes
The 12-episode series follows the lavish lives of six successful Melbourne socialites as they live life on their own terms and enjoy the pampered and cultured lifestyle that the "world's most liveable city" has to offer.

[07/31/14 - 11:11 AM]
FOX Sports Tees Up Faxon & Fay for 2015 USGA Championships Coverage Team
Eight-time PGA TOUR winner Brad Faxon and former USGA executive director David Fay will serve as analysts alongside host Joe Buck, analyst Greg Norman and reporter/host Holly Sonders.

[07/31/14 - 10:56 AM]
"Tonight Show" Tops "Kimmel" and "Late Show" Combined for the Late-Night Ratings Week of July 21-25 in 18-49, Hitting a Five-Week High
NBC spins the late-night numbers for the week of July 21-25.

[07/31/14 - 10:13 AM]
Video: "BoJack Horseman" - New Trailer
The Netflix series - due on Friday, August 22 - features the voices of Will Arnett, Amy Sedaris, Alison Brie, Aaron Paul, Paul F. Tompkins and Patton Oswalt.

[07/31/14 - 10:00 AM]
E! Celebrates "Chelsea Lately" Throughout August with a Star Studded Run Up to the Live Finale on August 26th
As this groundbreaking show ends, E!'s "Queen of Late Night" will welcome some of the biggest names in Hollywood throughout the month of August, as well as some of Chelsea's fabulous friends.

[07/31/14 - 09:56 AM]
BBC America Announces Special Programming and Nationwide Theatrical Events to Launch "Doctor Who's" First Season Starring Peter Capaldi
Chris Hardwick will host "Doctor Who: Live Pre-Show" at 7:30pm ET and "Doctor Who: After Who Live" at 11:00pm ET following the premiere of "Intruders" on August 23.

[07/31/14 - 09:21 AM]
Animal Planet's "Too Cute! Pint Sized" Delivers Double the Cute in Half the Time, Beginning August 16, at 8 PM ET/PT
Each episode focuses on two litters of the world's most delightful darlings, and with pint-sized episodes, the best moments of the first eight weeks of life are packed into one extra-cuddly half hour.

[07/31/14 - 09:10 AM]
Brady Quinn Joins FOX Sports for College Football & NFL Coverage
In the booth, Quinn pairs with two veteran play-by-play announcers, teaming with Tim Brando for college games and Dick Stockton when on NFL assignment.

[07/31/14 - 09:01 AM]
Cornell Bhangra Wins "Today's Got Talent" Contest, Joins the Top 48 Acts on NBC's "America's Got Talent"
The act will join the quarter-final rounds on "AGT" and perform live Tuesday, August 12 for the chance to win the $1 million prize.