Monthly Archives: June 2018

AT&T’s LGBTQ Sports Documentary, ‘Alone in the Game’, Set To Premiere On Audience

Look out, everyone, Audience is set to premiere a big-time documentary featuring NBA Commissioner Adam Silver, former NBA player Jason Collins, and several other folks from the sports world. The film, titled Alone in the Game, explores LGBTQ equality in sports or more specifically, professional sports.

Audience, while not yet known as elite when it comes to original content, looks to have a hit here and is steadily building up their lineup. Alone in the Game was done by ATT so the production quality will, of course, be high-caliber. It will air at 8 P.M ET on Audience or on-demand through DirecTV Now.

Per the official site:

Big Savings for Big Fans at Fanatics.com

“Despite the growing acceptance of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans, sports continues to be an unsettling environment for many LGBTQ people on and off the field. Homophobia, transphobia, and a culture of secrecy

Read more at: https://slackiebrown.com/audience-alone-in-the-game-lgbtq-film-documentary-adam-silver/

Nelly show moved to Pinnacle Bank Arena

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Read more at: https://journalstar.com/entertainment/music/nelly-show-moved-to-pinnacle-bank-arena/article_3abf12a5-ad4a-5fae-9720-ffbedc192136.html

ION Media Announces 12 New Programming Acquisitions for Qubo and ION Life

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., June 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ION Media today announced an all-new slate of programming acquisitions, in addition to several series renewals, premiering in 2018 on its special interest digital networks Qubo and ION Life.

Leading OTT Channel, Asiancrush, Will Premiere the Classic, Epic Anime Series, The Twelve Kingdoms, On June 29

New York, NY (June 27, 2018) — This June, voyage to a distant, fantastical kingdom with the classic anime epic, THE TWELVE KINGDOMS, which will premiere on AsianCrush, one of the leading OTT channels featuring Asian programming. Currently the sole service to be streaming the popular fantasy series, all 45 complete episodes will be available on June 29, 2018 across all of AsianCrush’s platforms. The announcement was made by David Chu, President of AsianCrush parent company, Digital Media Rights, a pioneer in digital distribution.

Murder of ‘Killing Fields’ star Haing Ngor still haunts detective: ‘I didn’t have any answers’

Actor Haing Ngor won Best Supporting Actor for his role in The Killing Fields at the 1985 Oscars.

Actor Haing Ngor won “Best Supporting Actor” for his role in “The Killing Fields” at the 1985 Oscars.

Read more at: http://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/2018/06/26/murder-killing-fields-star-haing-ngor-still-haunts-detective-didn-t-have-any-answers.html

New age of the flab-busters from skin patches to gastric band ‘jabs’

The most recent figures show that around 12 million of us are obese and another 20 million overweight.

And as our body weight increases, so does our risk of metabolic syndrome — a group of risk factors linked to heart disease, diabetes and stroke, including raised blood pressure, blood fats and blood sugar — and the danger of certain cancers.

‘Being obese could knock ten to 20 years off your life expectancy,’ says Shaw Somers, a weight loss surgeon at Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust and Streamline Surgical clinics.

Ditch the diet book? Scientists believe we're on the cusp of new, major  weight-loss aids

Ditch the diet book? Scientists believe we’re on the cusp of new, major weight-loss aids

‘Metabolic syndrome in particular is the plague of our time and can happen even at relatively low levels

Read more at: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-5884759/The-new-age-flab-busters.html

Oxygen’s New Crime Series IN DEFENSE OF Premieres Monday, June 25

On Monday, June 25, Oxygen will debut “In Defense Of”, a headline-grabbing, psychologically thrilling crime series that explores the complex relationships between notorious criminals and the defense attorneys who represented them during their infamous trials.

The show examines the following legendary trials from a totally different perspective:

TIMOTHY MCVEIGH: IN DEFENSE OF (Series Premiere – Monday, June 25th at 9PM ET/PT): Defense attorneys, Chris Tritico and Stephen Jones, detail their time representing Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh in his capital murder trial and their efforts to spare him the death penalty.

WACO: CLIVE DOYLE: IN DEFENSE OF (Monday, July 2nd at 9PM ET/PT): Defense attorney, Dan Cogdell, recounts the WACO Siege, and the trial the federal government launched against his client, Clive Doyle, and the other surviving members of the controversial Branch Davidians.

JODI ARIAS: IN DEFENSE OF (Monday, July 9th at 9PM ET/PT): Court-ordered to represent Jodi Arias in her sensationalized capital murder

Read more at: https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/Oxygens-New-Crime-Series-IN-DEFENSE-OF-Premieres-Monday-June-25-20180622

Oxygen’s New Crime Series IN DEFENSE OF Premieres Monday, June 25

On Monday, June 25, Oxygen will debut “In Defense Of”, a headline-grabbing, psychologically thrilling crime series that explores the complex relationships between notorious criminals and the defense attorneys who represented them during their infamous trials.

The show examines the following legendary trials from a totally different perspective:

TIMOTHY MCVEIGH: IN DEFENSE OF (Series Premiere – Monday, June 25th at 9PM ET/PT): Defense attorneys, Chris Tritico and Stephen Jones, detail their time representing Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh in his capital murder trial and their efforts to spare him the death penalty.

WACO: CLIVE DOYLE: IN DEFENSE OF (Monday, July 2nd at 9PM ET/PT): Defense attorney, Dan Cogdell, recounts the WACO Siege, and the trial the federal government launched against his client, Clive Doyle, and the other surviving members of the controversial Branch Davidians.

JODI ARIAS: IN DEFENSE OF (Monday, July 9th at 9PM ET/PT): Court-ordered to represent Jodi Arias in her sensationalized capital murder

Read more at: https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/Oxygens-New-Crime-Series-IN-DEFENSE-OF-Premieres-Monday-June-25-20180622

Oxygen Media Presents SERIAL KILLER WITH PIERS MORGAN Premiering This July

Oxygen Media Presents SERIAL KILLER WITH PIERS MORGAN Premiering This July

Oxygen Media, the network for high-quality crime programming, will debut “Serial Killer with Piers Morgan,” hosted and executive produced by renown journalist Piers Morgan, beginning with two episodes Monday, July 16 at 7PM ET/PT and Monday, July 23 at 7PM ET/PT. With unprecedented access to maximum security prisons, “Serial Killer with Piers Morgan” explores the minds of the most depraved serial killers for the first time. Having never spoken on camera about their crimes until now, each chilling hour centers around Piers’ up close and personal interviews with a killer.

Piers delves into the minds of killers who haunted communities for decades and attempts to discover what drove them to murder. He also meets with victims’ families and law enforcement to understand how the actions of these men wreaked havoc across America as police raced against

Read more at: https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/Oxygen-Media-Presents-SERIAL-KILLER-WITH-PIERS-MORGAN-Premiering-This-July-20180620

Oxygen’s ‘The Price Of Duty’ Examines Infamous ‘Pizza Bomber’ Case From Netflix’s ‘Evil Genius’

Netflix’s superb four-episode docuseries Evil Genius left many viewers with more questions than answers. Following the bizarre 2003 case of a man who robbed a bank with a bomb locked around his neck, the baffling investigation offered a winding road of intrigue and mystery as viewers attempted to solve what basically amounted to an inscrutable riddle. Who was the true mastermind behind the heinous scheme that resulted in the public death of Brian Wells? How involved was Mr. Wells?

Oxygen’s newest true-crime reality series The Price of Duty centers on a number of homicide detectives who reexamine the most haunting cases of their careers. Recounting their investigations and offering new perspectives and insights, the law enforcement officials open up about how these emotionally draining mysteries impacted and changed their lives forever. Last night’s The Price of Duty focused on Jerry Clark, the lead investigator for the FBI on the infamous Erie “Pizza Bomber” case

Read more at: https://decider.com/2018/06/19/oxygen-price-of-duty-netflix-evil-genius/