Showtime (TV network)

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Showtime is an American premium cable and satellite television network that serves as the flagship service of the Showtime Networks subsidiary of CBS Corporation, which also owns sister services The Movie Channel and Flix. Showtime's programming primarily includes theatrically released motion pictures and original television series, along with boxing and mixed martial arts matches, occasional stand-up comedy specials and made-for-TV movies.

United States

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The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km 2 ), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km 2 ). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the largest city by population is New York.

List of programs broadcast by Showtime

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This is a list of television programs formerly and currently broadcast by the premium cable television channel Showtime in the United States.

Screen Actors Guild Award

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Screen Actors Guild Awards (also known as SAG Awards) are accolades given by the Screen Actors Guild‐American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) to recognize outstanding performances in film and prime time television. The statuette given, a nude male figure holding both a mask of comedy and a mask of tragedy, is called "The Actor". It is 16 in tall, weighs over 12 lb, is cast in solid bronze, and produced by the American Fine Arts Foundry in Burbank, California.

Vancouver

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Vancouver is a coastal seaport city in western Canada, located in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia. As the most populous city in the province, the 2016 census recorded 631,486 people in the city, up from 603,502 in 2011. The Greater Vancouver area had a population of 2,463,431 in 2016, making it the third-largest metropolitan area in Canada. Vancouver has the highest population density in Canada with over 5,400 people per square kilometre, which makes it the fifth-most densely populated city with over 250,000 residents in North America behind New York City, Guadalajara, San Francisco, and Mexico City according to the 2011 census.

Netflix

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Netflix, Inc. is a media-services provider headquartered in Los Gatos, California, founded in 1997 by Reed Hastings and Marc Randolph in Scotts Valley, California. The company's primary business is its subscription-based streaming OTT service which offers online streaming of a library of films and television programs, including those produced in-house. As of January 2019, Netflix had over 139 million paid subscriptions worldwide, including 58.49 million in the United States, and over 148 million subscriptions total including free trials. It is available almost worldwide except in mainland China, Syria, North Korea, Iran, and Crimea.

Suicide

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Suicide is the act of intentionally causing one's own death. Mental disorders, including depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, personality disorders, and substance abuse—including alcoholism and the use of benzodiazepines—are risk factors. Some suicides are impulsive acts due to stress such as from financial difficulties, troubles with relationships, or bullying. Those who have previously attempted suicide are at a higher risk for future attempts. Effective suicide prevention efforts include limiting access to methods of suicide—such as firearms, drugs, and poisons; treating mental disorders and substance misuse; proper media reporting of suicide; and improving economic conditions.

Los Angeles

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Los Angeles (Los Ángeles), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known colloquially by its initials L.A., is the most populous city in California and the second most populous city in the United States, after New York. With an estimated population of four million, Los Angeles is the cultural, financial, and commercial center of the West Coast. Nicknamed the "City of Angels" partly because of its name's Spanish meaning, Los Angeles is known for its Mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, Hollywood, and the entertainment industry, and sprawling metropolis.

List of American television programs by debut date

June 26 – Resurrection Blvd. June 28 – Soul Food. July 5 – Big Brother. July 17 – Opposite Sex. July 12 – Young Americans. July 23 – The Brothers García. July 23 – Manhattan, AZ. July 23 – Strong Medicine. July 23 – The War Next Door. July 24 – Mysterious Ways. July 26 – The Huntress. July 28 – Baby Blues. July 31 – Live with Regis. August 2 – American High. August 2 – Buzz Lightyear of Star Command. August 9 – Live Through This. August 14- Dora the Explorer. August 15 – Bull. August 15 – 2ge+her. August 26 – Generation O!. August 26 – In a Heartbeat. September – Project Greenlight. September – Sucker Free. September 4 – Clifford the Big Red Dog. September 9 – Kong: The Animated Series.

1989 in American television

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The year 1989 in television involved some significant events. This is a list of notable events in the United States.

2016 in American television

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The following is a list of events affecting American television in 2016. Events listed include television show debuts, finales, and cancellations; channel launches, closures, and rebrandings; stations changing or adding their network affiliations; and information about controversies and carriage disputes.

Roxana Brusso

Roxana Brusso (born November 19, 1978) is a Peruvian/American actress. She is more known for her roles as Detective Alicia Fernández in Southland, and Sheri Strepling in Touch.

Jason Beghe

Showtime Championship Boxing

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Showtime Championship Boxing, which is very similar to HBO World Championship Boxing, features Mauro Ranallo on play-by-play, Al Bernstein as the color analyst, Jimmy Lennon (Sr. and Jr.) as ring announcers, and Jim Gray as reporter. A sister program, ShoBox: The New Generation, occasionally airs on Friday nights; these broadcasts feature fights between boxing prospects. Brian Custer, currently serves as host of the program. The main broadcast team features Mauro Ranallo on blow-by-blow, Al Bernstein as chief color analyst and (when he is available) boxer Paulie Malignaggi as an analyst. Amir Khan, Austin Trout, and Daniel Jacobs have served as guest analysts.

Hank Azaria

He starred as psychiatrist Craig "Huff" Huffstodt in the Showtime drama series Huff, which ran for two seasons between 2004 and 2006, airing 24 episodes. Azaria served as an executive producer on the show and directed an episode of its second season. After reading the pilot script, he sent it to Platt, who took the role of Huff's friend Russell Tupper. Azaria enjoyed working on the show, but struggled with the bleak subject matter and was often in dispute with its creator Bob Lowry, noting that it "was tough to marry our visions all the time, [because] we both cared so much about it that neither of us were willing to let go."

List of Orange Is the New Black characters

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Sam Healy (played by Michael J. Harney) – Healy is an experienced Corrections Officer and supervisor at Litchfield Penitentiary who has a Master of Social Work and acts as prison counselor to many of the inmates. He is initially presented as someone who, though rigid, genuinely wants to help the inmates under his care. Due to his preference for avoiding confrontation, Healy is contemptuously referred to as "Samantha" by Caputo, who feels that Healy is not tough enough on the inmates.

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Michael Harney as Sam Healy, correctional officer (seasons 1–4; guest season 6). Michelle Hurst as Miss Claudette Pelage, inmate (season 1). Kate Mulgrew as Galina "Red" Reznikov, inmate. Jason Biggs as Larry Bloom, Piper's fiancé (seasons 1–2; guest season 5). Uzo Aduba as Suzanne "Crazy Eyes" Warren, inmate. Danielle Brooks as Tasha "Taystee" Jefferson, inmate. Natasha Lyonne as Nicky Nichols, inmate. Taryn Manning as Tiffany "Pennsatucky" Doggett, inmate. Selenis Leyva as Gloria Mendoza, inmate. Adrienne C. Moore as Cindy "Black Cindy" Hayes, inmate. Dascha Polanco as Dayanara "Daya" Diaz, inmate. Nick Sandow as Joe Caputo, Captain of the Guard, later Director of Human Activities.

Carla Gugino

Gugino has also had lead roles in the television series Political Animals (2012), Wayward Pines (2015), and Roadies (2016). Gugino was born in Sarasota, Florida, to Carl Gugino, an orthodontist of Italian descent, and a mother of English-Irish descent described as "Bohemian". Her parents separated when she was two, after which she traveled between her father and half-brother Carl Jr.'s home in Sarasota, and her Paradise, California home, to which her mother moved her when she was four. She has said of her upbringing, "I lived in a tepee in Northern California and a van in Big Sur.

Imogen Poots

In 2016 she starred as Kelly Ann in the Showtime series Roadies. Poots was born at the Queen Charlotte's and Chelsea Hospital in Hammersmith, London, the daughter of Trevor Poots, a current affairs television producer from Belfast, Northern Ireland, and Fiona Goodall, a journalist and voluntary worker from Bolton. She has an older brother, Alex, who is a model. Raised in Chiswick, Poots was privately educated in west London, attending Bute House Preparatory School for Girls in Brook Green, Queen's Gate School in South Kensington, and Latymer Upper School in Hammersmith.

Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Conor McGregor

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The fight was called by Showtime's lead commentary team of Mauro Ranallo (play-by-play), Al Bernstein (color), and Paulie Malignaggi (color), along with ringside reporter Jim Gray. Showtime produced a four-part documentary series, All Access: Mayweather vs. McGregor, focusing on the preparations for the fight. Fox Sports (the television rightsholder of the UFC) provided shoulder programming for the fight, including coverage of the press tour on UFC Tonight, as well as a pre-show and preliminary card on Fox and Fox Deportes.

Blythe Danner

From 2004 to 2006, she starred in the main cast of the comedy-drama series Huff. In 2005, she was nominated for three Primetime Emmy Awards for her work on Will & Grace, Huff, and the television film Back When We Were Grownups, winning for her role in Huff. The following year, she won a second consecutive Emmy Award for Huff. For 25 years, she has been a regular performer at the Williamstown Summer Theater Festival, where she also serves on the Board of Directors. In 2006, Danner was awarded an inaugural Katharine Hepburn Medal by Bryn Mawr College's Katharine Houghton Hepburn Center. In 2015, Danner was inducted into the American Theater Hall of Fame.

Machine Gun Kelly (rapper)

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In the same year, he had a recurring role on the Showtime comedy-drama series Roadies as Wes, a former Pearl Jam roadie. He played Felix in the Netflix film Bird Box (2018), and has been cast as drummer Tommy Lee in The Dirt, a 2019 Netflix drama about Mötley Crüe. MGK has a child named Casie, who was born in 2008. MGK has openly spoken about his previous two-year heroin addiction, making a song referencing the addiction titled "Lead You On", and with the song having a profound impact on him, it has allowed for him to self-refer "Lead You On" as his most meaningful song. He raps about similar themes on his songs "Alice in Wonderland" and "Eddie Kane".

Anton Yelchin

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In Showtime's television series Huff, Yelchin played Byrd Huffstodt, the 14-year-old son of the eponymous character (Hank Azaria). In 2006, he guest-starred in the Law & Order: Criminal Intent episode "Tru Love", as a boy who falls in love with his teacher. He also appeared in the Criminal Minds episode "Sex, Birth & Death" as Nathan Harris, a boy who has murderous urges towards prostitutes and approaches Dr. Spencer Reid to help him before he actually does kill. In Alpha Dog, Yelchin played Zack Mazursky, a character based on real-life murder victim Nicholas Markowitz. USA Todays review described Yelchin's performance as "heartbreakingly endearing".

Erin Brockovich (film)

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Michael Harney as Pete Jensen. Veanne Cox as Theresa Dallavale. Scotty Leavenworth as Matthew Brown. Gemmenne de la Peña as Katie Brown. Gina Gallego as Ms. Sanchez. T. J. Thyne as David Foil. Valente Rodriguez as Donald. AFI's 100 Years...100 Heroes & Villains:. Erin Brockovich — No. 31. AFI's 100 Years...100 Cheers – No. 73. Erin Brockovich-Ellis' official site. Story behind Erin Brockovich with pictures and primary sources from the actual case on which the film is based.

Deadwood (TV series)

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Deadwood is an American Western television series that aired on the premium cable network HBO from March 21, 2004, to August 27, 2006, spanning 36 episodes and three seasons. The series is set in the 1870s in Deadwood, South Dakota, before and after the area's annexation by the Dakota Territory, and charts Deadwood's growth from camp to town. The show was created, produced, and largely written by David Milch. Deadwood features a large ensemble cast headed by Timothy Olyphant and Ian McShane, playing the real-life Deadwood residents Seth Bullock and Al Swearengen, respectively.