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November 2016

Ovation TV’s Dashing Detective Murdoch Returns! Season Ten of ‘The Artful Detective’ Premieres Monday, January 9 at 7pm ET

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SANTA MONICA, CA – November 29, 2016 – Ovation TV, America’s only arts network, will debut the 10th season of audience-favorite The Artful Detective this January. Set in Toronto at the dawn of the 20th century, The Artful Detective is a one-hour drama series that explores the world of Detective William Murdoch (Yannick Bisson), a methodical and dashing detective who pioneers innovative forensic techniques to solve some of the city’s most gruesome murders. All new episodes will air on Mondays at 7pm ET / 4pm PT, beginning January 9th.
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Ovation TV Celebrates Ten Years of “Battle of the Nutcrackers”

 

Five Ballets to Compete, Including Productions From Berlin State Opera and Semperoper

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SANTA MONICA, CA – November 9, 2016 – Ovation TV, America’s only arts network, will air its 10th annual “Battle of the Nutcrackers” starting December 12. As in years past, this holiday programming event invites viewers to vote for their favorite rendition of Tchaikovsky’s classic ballet on Ovation TV’s Facebook page.

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Ovation TV Gains More Charter Viewers with a Move to Spectrum Silver

 

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Santa Monica, CA – November 4, 2016   Ovation TV, America’s only arts network, has recently been added to Charter Communications’ Spectrum Silver packaging.  Previously, the channel was offered by Charter in a less broadly-received package.  The carriage expansion began late last month and as it continues Ovation TV will be available on the Spectrum Silver package on Charter systems across the country.

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Ovation TV Serves Up a ‘Versailles’ Marathon For Thanksgiving Weekend

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Riveting Two-Hour Season Finale to Premiere Saturday, November 19

Santa Monica, CA – November 2, 2016   Following the gripping two-hour season finale of the epic costume drama series Versailles on Saturday, November 19th, Ovation TV, America’s only arts network, will serve up a Thanksgiving weekend feast of all ten episodes for its hungry Francophile viewers.

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Ovation Taps Sol Doten as VP, Content Distribution Marketing

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Santa Monica, CA – November 2, 2016 – Ovation TV, America’s only arts network, has named Sol Doten Vice President, Content Distribution Marketing. Doten reports directly to John Malkin, Executive Vice President of Content Distribution, and is based in the company’s Santa Monica headquarters.

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OVATION TV UNVEILS U.S. PREMIERES OF TWO PICASSO DOCUMENTARIES FROM OLIVIER WIDMAIER PICASSO

Picasso, The Legacy and Picasso: A Museum Reborn to Debut in December

Artist Pablo Picasso using flashlight to begin making light drawing in the air. (Photo by Gjon Mili//Time Life Pictures/Getty Images)

Artist Pablo Picasso using flashlight to begin making light drawing in the air. (Photo by Gjon Mili//Time Life Pictures/Getty Images)

Santa Monica, CA – November 1, 2016   Ovation TV, America’s only arts network, will air the U.S. premieres of two one-hour documentaries focusing on the renowned artist Pablo Picasso.  Picasso: A Museum Reborn will debut on Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 7:00pm ET and Picasso, The Legacy will premiere on Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 7:00pm ET.

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