[06/02/17 - 11:33 AM]
Showtime to Sample First Two Parts of Limited Event Series "Twin Peaks" in Celebration of National Donut Day
Starting today through Sunday at midnight, the network is offering consumers who do not subscribe to Showtime the ability to watch parts one and two for free on YouTube, SHO.com and Facebook.

[via press release from Showtime]


New Drama Series I'M DYING UP HERE From Executive Producer Jim Carrey Is Also Available For Early Sampling Ahead Of Its Debut This Sunday at 10 p.m. ET/PT

NEW YORK, NY - June 2, 2017 - In celebration of National Donut Day, SHOWTIME is sampling the first two parts of the 18-part limited event series TWIN PEAKS for free for a limited time. Starting today through Sunday at midnight, the network is offering consumers who do not subscribe to SHOWTIME the ability to watch parts one and two of TWIN PEAKS for free on YouTube, SHO.com and Facebook. Consumers can also sample TWIN PEAKS across multiple television and streaming providers' devices, websites and applications and their free On Demand channels.

The first four parts of TWIN PEAKS are currently available to subscribers on SHOWTIME ON DEMAND(R) and SHOWTIME ANYTIME(R). The parts are also available on the SHOWTIME stand-alone streaming service through Amazon, Apple(R), Google, Roku(R), and Samsung TVs and the service's website www.showtime.com, as well as through Amazon Channels, Hulu, YouTube TV, Sling TV, and Sony PlayStation(TM) Vue. TWIN PEAKS is also available through TV providers' authenticated online services. Part 5 of TWIN PEAKS will be available this Sunday at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

Directed entirely by David Lynch, the new SHOWTIME 18-part limited event series picks up 25 years after the inhabitants of a quaint northwestern town were stunned when their homecoming queen Laura Palmer was shockingly murdered. Golden Globe(R)-winning and Emmy(R) Award-nominated Kyle MacLachlan stars as FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper. TWIN PEAKS is written and executive produced by series creators David Lynch and Mark Frost, and is executive produced by Sabrina S. Sutherland. For more information about TWIN PEAKS, go to: http://twinpeaksonshowtime.com, follow on @SHO_TwinPeaks and join the conversation using #TwinPeaks.

The Salvation Army helped introduce donuts to America during WWI 100 years ago and today is the celebration of National Donut Day. In order to make a donation to the Salvation Army: http://salar.my/natl. #GivingIsSweet

SHOWTIME is also currently offering the series premiere of I'M DYING UP HERE for free on YouTube and SHO.com and across multiple television and streaming providers' devices, websites and applications and their free On Demand channels, ahead of its debut on air this Sunday, June 4 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. The second episode of I'M DYING UP HERE will be available early only to subscribers starting at 10 p.m. ET on SHOWTIME ANYTIME, via affiliate online platforms and the SHOWTIME stand-alone streaming service and streaming service providers. The second episode will be available at midnight on SHOWTIME ON DEMAND.

The fictional series explores L.A.'s famed '70s stand-up comedy scene and stars Academy Award(R) winner Melissa Leo (The Fighter, Treme), Ari Graynor (Bad Teacher), Michael Angarano (The Knick), Clark Duke (Hot Tub Time Machine), Andrew Santino (Mixology), Erik Griffin (Workaholics), RJ Cyler (Power Rangers), Al Madrigal (The Daily Show) and Jake Lacy (Obvious Child) as part of a large ensemble cast. The series is created and executive produced by Dave Flebotte and executive produced by Golden Globe winner Jim Carrey, Michael Aguilar and Christina Wayne. I'M DYING UP HERE delves into the inspired, damaged and complicated psyches of those who stand alone in front of an audience "dying" for fame, fortune and, with any luck, a shot on Johnny Carson. This fictional group of competitive but close-knit comedians is mentored by "Goldie" (Leo), a brassy comedy club owner who rules over her business with an iron fist, but nurtures her comedians with tough love. For Goldie and her crew, there's truly no such thing as an easy laugh. Produced by SHOWTIME, the series is based on the non-fiction book of the same name by William Knoedelseder. The pilot was written by Flebotte and directed by Jonathan Levine (50/50, Warm Bodies). For more information about I'M DYING UP HERE, follow Twitter and Facebook, and join the conversation using #IDUH.

  [june 2017]  


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