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Showtime hit drama series ‘Your Honor’ second season to premiere on Friday, January 13

The premiere date for the SHOWTIME® drama series YOUR HONOR has shifted. The 10-episode second season of the series starring Oscar® nominee and Emmy® winner Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad) will debut on demand and on streaming Friday, January 13, 2023 and on-air on Sunday, January 15 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. The first season of YOUR HONOR ranks as […]

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Showtime to air Alan Cumming stand-up special ‘Club Cumming Presents a Queer Comedy Extravaganza’

Emmy® nominee and Tony winner Alan Cumming (The Good Wife, Cabaret) will debut his first SHOWTIME comedy special, CLUB CUMMING PRESENTS A QUEER COMEDY EXTRAVAGANZA, with a premiere on Friday, September 2 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Cumming hosts this cabaret-style gathering featuring seven up-and-coming queer comedians that represent not only […]

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Showtime debuts official trailer for ‘American Gigolo’

SHOWTIME has released the official trailer for its new drama series AMERICAN GIGOLO, starring Jon Bernthal (We Own This City) in the titular role of Julian Kaye. A present-day reimagining of the iconic 1980 film, the eight-episode original series from Paramount Television Studios will premiere on Friday, September 9 on streaming and on demand for all […]

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Jonathan Bailey to star in Showtime limited series ‘Fellow Travelers’

SHOWTIME has announced that Jonathan Bailey (Bridgerton) will star in the new limited series FELLOW TRAVELERS, alongside Emmy nominee and Critics Choice Award winner Matt Bomer (The Normal Heart, The Boys in the Band) and Allison Williams (Get Out, Girls). Bailey will play Tim Laughlin, a young Fordham University graduate, earnest about his political […]

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Showtime orders comedy series ‘Entitled’ starring Brett Gelman

SHOWTIME announced today that the network has ordered the half-hour comedy series ENTITLED, starring Brett Gelman (Stranger Things, Fleabag) and created by Matt Morgan (Mister Winner, The Mimic), who will both executive produce. The series is co-produced by SHOWTIME and Channel 4 in the UK, in association with All3Media International.Harry Williams, Jack Williams and Sarah Hammond of […]

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Showtime orders limited series ‘Fellow Travelers’ starring Matt Bomer

SHOWTIME announced today that Emmy nominee and Critics Choice Award winner Matt Bomer (The Normal Heart, The Boys in the Band) will star in the limited series FELLOW TRAVELERS, which he will executive produce with Oscar nominee Ron Nyswaner (Philadelphia) and Robbie Rogers (All American, My Policeman). Daniel Minahan (Halston, American Crime Story: Versace) will executive produce and direct the […]

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Showtime releases ‘Dexter: New Blood’ official trailer

SHOWTIME has released the official trailer for its upcoming special event series DEXTER: NEW BLOOD, starring Emmy nominee Michael C. Hall as America’s favorite serial killer. DEXTER: NEW BLOOD will premiere Sunday, November 7 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME. Joining Hall is returning original DEXTER star Jennifer Carpenter as Dexter’s sister Deb in a new […]

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Showtime picks up ‘Your Honor’ for a second season

After breaking network viewership records with its debut, SHOWTIME has picked up a second season of the hit series YOUR HONOR, starring Oscar® nominee and Emmy, Screen Actors Guild® and Tony Award-winner Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad) in his performance as Michael Desiato, a respected New Orleans judge whose teenage son is […]

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Showtime has picked up ‘I Love This For You,’ starring Vanessa Bayer and Molly Shannon

SHOWTIME has picked up the half-hour comedy series I LOVE THIS FOR YOU, starring and executive produced by Emmy® nominee Vanessa Bayer (Saturday Night Live), along with fellow nominee Molly Shannon (The White Lotus, The Other Two) also leading the cast. Bayer co-created the series with Emmy nominee and two-time […]

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Showtime announces ‘Ray Donovan’ feature-length film

SHOWTIME has announced a RAY DONOVAN feature-length film continuing Ray’s journey, following the hit drama series’ seven-season run on the network. Star Liev Schreiber will return in his Emmy® and Golden Globe® nominated role and co-write the script along with series showrunner David Hollander, who will also serve as director. Golden […]

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Gillian Anderson to star as Eleanor Roosevelt in THE FIRST LADY (W/T) for SHOWTIME

SHOWTIME has announced that Emmy, Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild winner Gillian Anderson (The Crown) will star as Eleanor Roosevelt in THE FIRST LADY (w/t), rounding out the trio of 2021 Golden Globe nominees starring in the scripted anthology series. Anderson joins Oscar®, Emmy and Tony winner Viola Davis (Ma Rainey’s Black […]

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DEXTER returns to Showtime

America’s favorite serial killer Dexter Morgan (Michael C. Hall) will return to SHOWTIME in a new 10-episode limited series that will once again bring together series star Michael C. Hall and showrunner Clyde Phillips. The new limited series is set to begin production in early 2021, with a tentative premiere […]

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Showtime picks up comedy series ‘Moonbase 8’ starring Fred Armisen, John C. Reilly and Tim Heidecker

SHOWTIME has picked up MOONBASE 8, a new half-hour comedy series from A24 set to debut this fall. Starring Emmy® nominee Fred Armisen (Portlandia), Tim Heidecker (Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!) and Golden Globe®  and Academy Award®  nominee John C. Reilly (Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story), the six-episode series is a […]

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Showtime to develop horror-comedy THE AUTEUR starring Jude Law and directed by Taika Waititi

SHOWTIME has announced that it is developing and has ordered multiple scripts of the half-hour series THE AUTEUR, starring Academy Award nominee Jude Law (The Young Pope) and directed by Academy Award winner Taika Waititi (Jojo Rabbit, The Mandalorian), who will also write with Peter Warren (Ghost Team). The project, […]

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Showtime to premiere ‘Penny Dreadful: City of Angels’ on April 26

SHOWTIME has announced today that the highly anticipated series PENNY DREADFUL: CITY OF ANGELS will premiere on Sunday, April 26 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. The series stars Tony® and Emmy® winner Nathan Lane, Natalie Dormer, Daniel Zovatto, Kerry Bishé, Rory Kinnear, Adriana Barraza, Michael Gladis, Jessica Garza and Johnathan Nieves. […]

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Showtime has announced the official title of its highly anticipated sequel – THE L WORD: GENERATION Q

SHOWTIME has announced the official title of its highly anticipated sequel – THE L WORD: GENERATION Q, which will debut this fall on SHOWTIME. Marja-Lewis Ryan (The Four-Faced Liar, 6 Balloons) serves as showrunner and is executive producing with original series creator Ilene Chaiken and original series stars Jennifer Beals, […]

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Emmy nominee Pablo Schreiber to star in the highly anticipated Showtime series ‘Halo’

SHOWTIME has announced that Emmy and Tony® nominee Pablo Schreiber (First Man, Orange Is the New Black) has been cast as the lead in the highly anticipated SHOWTIME series HALO, based on the iconic Xbox® franchise. Schreiber will play Master Chief, Earth’s most advanced warrior in the 26th century and the only hope […]

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‘Ray Donovan’ season finale previews

Tonight at 9/8c on Showtime, don’t miss the season finale of Ray Donovan. Ray settles his scores and revisits the past with his father. Terry (Eddie Marsan) discovers Mickey and Darrell (Pooch Hall) burying the bodies of police officers that they’ve killed. Tweets by SHO_RayDonovan

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Showtime orders seventh season of hit drama series ‘Ray Donovan’

SHOWTIME has ordered a seventh season of its hit drama series RAY DONOVAN, starring multiple Emmy® and Golden Globe® nominee Liev Schreiber and Jon Voight in his Golden Globe winning role. Production will begin in Spring 2019 in New York. The current season of RAY DONOVAN airs on Sundays at 9 p.m. ET/PT, with its season finale […]

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Showtime honored with six Golden Globe nominations

SHOWTIME was honored with six Golden Globe nominations this morning including the new comedy series KIDDING and limited series ESCAPE AT DANNEMORA. The network also received four lead acting nominations from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, including nods for ESCAPE AT DANNEMORA star Patricia Arquette, PATRICK MELROSE star Benedict Cumberbatch, […]

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‘Ray Donovan’ previews

Tonight at 9/8c on Showtime, don’t miss an all-new episode of Ray Donovan. A masked intruder with ties to the mayor makes a threat on Sam’s (Susan Sarandon) life. In looking for answers, Ray uncovers more than he bargained for. Searching for their ticket out of the country, Mickey and […]

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Showtime to premiere a week of new music documentaries beginning Dec. 11

SHOWTIME has announced plans for a special week of music documentary premieres in December, profiling rock legends Jeff Beck, Agnostic Front, GG Allin and Korn’s Brian “Head” Welch. JEFF BECK: STILL ON THE RUN will premiere Tuesday, December 11 at 7:30 p.m. ET/PT, AGNOSTIC FRONT: GODFATHERS OF HARDCORE on Wednesday, December 12 at 7:00 p.m. […]

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‘Ray Donovan’ previews

Tonight at 9/8c on Showtime, don’t miss an all-new episode of Ray Donovan. Season 6, Episode 5: A masked intruder with ties to the mayor makes a threat on Sam’s life. In looking for answers, Ray uncovers more than he bargained for. Searching for their ticket out of the country, […]

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Showtime debuts new trailer for SMILF season two

The hit Golden Globe® nominated SHOWTIME comedy series SMILF, starring creator, executive producer and showrunner Frankie Shaw in her Golden Globe-nominated performance and multiple Emmy®  Award winner Rosie O’Donnell, will return to the network on Sunday, January 20 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT. To preview what’s to come for Bridgette Bird (Shaw) – a single […]

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Showtime orders second season of ‘Kidding’

SHOWTIME has ordered a second season of its comedy series KIDDING, starring two time Golden Globe® winner and Emmy® nominee Jim Carrey in his first series regular role in more than two decades. Ordered for 10 episodes next season, KIDDING is created by Dave Holstein (WEEDS, Raising Hope). The first season of […]

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Showtime free preview during Labor Day weekend

SHOWTIME will be available to more than 71 million households during a Free Preview Weekend from Friday August 31 through Monday, September 3. Viewers nationwide will be able to sample the network’s award-winning programming on SHOWTIME, SHOWTIME On Demand®, SHOWTIME ANYTIME® and select distributors’ TV Everywhere portals. The Free Preview weekend will include early sampling […]

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Showtime releases the official trailer for season nine of ‘Shameless’

SHOWTIME has unveiled the official trailer and poster for season nine of its No. 1 comedy SHAMELESS, premiering on Sunday, September 9 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Starring Oscar® nominee and Emmy and SAG Award® winner William H. Macy and Golden Globe® nominee Emmy Rossum, SHAMELESS is one of the network’s longest-running and most successful series […]

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Showtime debuts first look at the new comedy series ‘Who Is America?’ from Sacha Baron Cohen

SHOWTIME has debuted a first look at WHO IS AMERICA?, Sacha Baron Cohen’s comedy series, featuring his first new characters in 15 years, which are so believably performed that they can exist in the real world. Famous for creating a roster of iconic moments and incendiary characters, Baron Cohen returns to […]

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Sacha Baron Cohen returns to television with new Showtime comedy series ‘Who Is America?’

Today, SHOWTIME announced a brand new satirical half-hour series from comedian Sacha Baron Cohen. Famous for creating a roster of iconic moments and incendiary characters, Baron Cohen returns to series television for the first time in more than a decade, writing and directing WHO IS AMERICA? In the works over the past […]

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Showtime acquires BBC Comedy series ILL BEHAVIOUR starring Chris Geere and Lizzy Caplan

SHOWTIME has acquired the BBC series ILL BEHAVIOUR, a six-part comedy thriller about the boundaries of friendship and the lengths taken to preserve it. Starring Chris Geere (You’re the Worst), Lizzy Caplan (MASTERS OF SEX) and Tom Riley (DaVinci’s Demons), ILL BEHAVIOUR focuses on Joel (Geere) who uses any methods, conventional […]

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Showtime service launches on Sling TV

Today, Showtime Networks announced that Sling TV customers will now have access to the SHOWTIME streaming service, including eight live, linear feeds and the entire SHOWTIME library of on demand titles. Starting today, new and existing Sling TV users can add SHOWTIME to their subscriptions for a monthly price of […]

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Benedict Cumberbatch to star and produce new Showtime limited series ‘Melrose’

Today, Showtime Networks announced the pickup of the five-part limited series MELROSE, starring and executive produced by Oscar® nominee and Emmy® winner Benedict Cumberbatch (The Imitation Game, Sherlock). BAFTA Award nominee David Nicholls (Far From the Madding Crowd, One Day) is writing all five episodes of the television adaptation. Based […]

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Showtime available for a free preview weekend starting on February 17

SHOWTIME will be available to more than 73 million households during a Free Preview Weekend from Friday, February 17 through Monday, February 20. Viewers nationwide will be able to sample the network’s award-winning programming on SHOWTIME, SHOWTIME On Demand®, SHOWTIME ANYTIME® and via select distributors’ TV Everywhere portals. The Free Preview Weekend will include the season two […]

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Showtime stand-alone streaming service and Showtime Anytime launch on Samsung TVs

Today, Showtime Networks announced that Samsung will now offer the SHOWTIME stand-alone streaming service and its authenticated app SHOWTIME ANYTIME on select 2015 and all 2016 Samsung smart television models. Samsung TV users are now able to subscribe to the SHOWTIME streaming service at showtime.com/samsung for a monthly price of […]

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Marc Maron, David Spade, Rosanna Arquette, and John Mellencamp to guest star on ‘Roadies’

The hits keep coming and so do the guest stars on the first season of the SHOWTIME series ROADIES, which airs Sundays at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Among those appearing in future episodes are Emmy® and Golden Globe®-nominated comedian David Spade as Harris DeSoto, star of the fictional drama Dead Sex, a must-see favorite of the […]

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‘Penny Dreadful’ concludes its run on Showtime with shocking finale

SPOILER ALERT! The critically acclaimed SHOWTIME drama PENNY DREADFUL has ended – last night’s jaw-dropping finale marked the series finale of the three-season opus envisioned by creator, writer and executive producer John Logan, it was announced today by Logan and David Nevins, President and CEO, Showtime Networks Inc. This unique mash-up […]

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Joan Cusack takes home first-ever Emmy for ‘Shameless’ on Showtime

After five consecutive Emmy nominations, Joan Cusack received her first Emmy win for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her unforgettable role as “Sheila Jackson” in SHAMELESS on SHOWTIME.  This also marks the first-ever Emmy win for the network’s top-rated comedy series and the first-ever win for SHOWTIME […]

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Showtime unveiled the official trailer for ‘Billions’ starring Maggie Siff

SHOWTIME unveiled the official trailer for its powerful new drama series BILLIONS, premiering Sunday, January 17th at 10 p.m. ET/PT on-air, On Demand and over the internet. Starring Oscar® nominee and Emmy® and Golden Globe® winner Paul Giamatti (John Adams) and Emmy and Golden Globe winner Damian Lewis (Homeland), BILLIONS […]

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PENNY DREADFUL and HAPPYish available to watch now

SHOWTIME is giving viewers an early opportunity to sample the series premiere of the new half-hour comedy HAPPYish and the second season premiere of the critically-acclaimed psychological thriller PENNY DREADFUL across multiple platforms before their debut on SHOWTIME. Viewers can sample the premiere of HAPPYish (http://s.sho.com/HAPPYish1), and the TV-14 rated […]

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The season finale of ‘Penny Dreadful’ airs Sunday on Showtime

The unforgettable first season of PENNY DREADFUL is drawing to a terrifying close: will Ethan (Josh Hartnett), Vanessa (Eva Green), Sir Malcolm (Timothy Dalton) and Dr. Frankenstein (Harry Treadaway) solve the mystery of Mina’s (Olivia Llewellyn) disappearance before she’s forever lost to demonic forces? Click below for a chilling sneak […]

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‘Penny Dreadful’ preview

Check out what’s coming up next on Penny Dreadful, which airs Sunday nights at 10 on Showtime. Vanessa and Sir Malcolm attend a party at the home of Egyptologist Sir Ferdinand Lyle , where they encounter the mysteriously beautiful Dorian Gray. This show is brilliant. You MUST watch it. Sir […]

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Showtime free preview weekend begins today – Watch ‘Penny Dreadful’ NOW

SHOWTIME will be available to 74 million households during a Free Preview Weekend this Friday, May 9 through Sunday, May 11. I highly recommend you watch PENNY DREADFUL. It’s even better than I imagined it would be. Viewers nationwide will be able to sample the network’s award-winning programming on SHOWTIME, SHOWTIME On Demand®, SHOWTIME ANYTIME® and on […]