CMT CELEBRATES 35 YEARS OF "THE DUKES OF HAZZARD" WITH EIGHT HOURS OF THE MOST-LOVED EPISODES IN HD ON SUNDAY, JANUARY 26
NASHVILLE - January 22, 2014 - CMT will celebrate a milestone 35 years since THE DUKES OF HAZZARD first launched with eight back-to-back hours of the most-loved episodes on Sunday, January 26 beginning at 2:00 p.m., ET/PT. For a chance to see their name and favorite Dukes fact on television, fans are invited to be part of the fast-moving episodes by sharing Dukes facts on facebook.com/TheDukesRideAgain and on Twitter using #Dukes35.
The series returned to CMT earlier this month, airing for the first time in high-definition. The iconic television series originally launched on January 26, 1979, and exploded as a pop culture phenomenon throughout its successful seven-year run. Bo, Luke and Daisy Duke, along with their Uncle Jesse, fought the corrupt political system of Hazzard County, and made short-shorts, fast cars and CB radios cool around the globe.
For a full lineup and episode descriptions, visit CMT.com. DUKES OF HAZZARD airs weekdays at Noon and 8:00 p.m., ET/PT on CMT.
CMT, a unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), is the leading television and digital authority on country music and entertainment, reaching more than 92 million homes in the U.S. CMT and its website, CMT.com, offer an unparalleled mix of music, news, live concerts and series and is the top resource for country music on demand. The network's digital platforms include the 24-hour music channel, CMT Pure Country, CMT Mobile and CMT VOD.