[10/31/07 - 01:17 PM] HBO Books 'Extras' Finale; Usa, Showtime Set Winter Plans By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)
LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- HBO has set an exit date for "Extras" while several other networks have lined up their winter premieres.
"The Extra Special Series Finale" will air Sunday, December 16 at 9:00/8:00c. The 83-minute special reportedly features appearances by Clive Owen, David Tennant, Gordon Ramsay and George Michael among others.
Meanwhile in other cable news:
-- USA has booked its third annual "Monk" holiday special for Friday, December 7 at 9:00/8:00c. The episode, entitled "Mr. Monk and the Man Who Shot Santa," will lead into "Psych's" first holiday effort - "Gus' Dad May Have Killed an Old Guy" - at 10:00/9:00c that same night. Both series then will return for the back half of their respective seasons in January.
-- Showtime has confirmed "The L Word" will return for its fifth season on Sunday, January 6 at 10:00/9:00c.
[07/30/15 - 02:00 PM] HBO Confirms Documentary Lineup for the Second Half of 2015 The films include an unprecedented look behind the scenes of the world's most famous ballet company, an intimate portrait of foreign-policy legend Richard Holbrooke and the racially charged story of a fight for justice.