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July 2016

OVATION TV ACQUIRES CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED DRAMA SERIES ‘THE TUDORS’

THE TUDORS

The Tudors, Debuting August 27, to Serve as a Precursor to Another Epic Costume Drama Premiering on Ovation in October, ‘Versailles’

Santa Monica, CA – July 28, 2016 Ovation TV, America’s premier network for arts and cultural programming, has acquired distribution rights to all four seasons of The Tudors (38 x 60’) from CBS Television Distribution and SHOWTIME®. The Tudors will air on Ovation TV beginning August 27, 2016 at 10pm ET / 7pm PT.

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OVATION TV NAMES DAVID WIDERØE SVP, MARKETING AND ON AIR PROMOTIONS

David Widerøe, Ash Steffy

David Widerøe, Ash Steffy

Ash Steffy Promoted To Vice President, Creative Services and On Air Promotion

Santa Monica, CA – July 27, 2016  Ovation, America’s only arts network, has appointed David Widerøe SVP, Marketing and On Air Promotions. He reports to Liz Janneman, EVP, Network Strategy. In addition, Ash Steffy has been promoted to VP, Creative Services and On Air Promotion from his previous position as Director of Creative Services. He will continue to report to Scott Woodward, EVP, Programming and Production.

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