EPIX CELEBRATES HALLOWEEN WITH SCARYTALE THEATER Hosted by "THE AMAZING SAVINI"
New York, NY - October 24, 2012 - Halloween gets a little scarier with horror icon Tom Savini the award winning special effects make-up artist/actor/director (Dawn of the Dead, From Dusk Till Dawn, Django Unchained) as his latest character "The Amazing Savini" a dark carnival fortune teller and the host of EPIX's SCARYTALE THEATER.
WHAT: A night of horror anthology films including:
· Black Sabbath (Boris Karloff)
· Tales of Terror (Vincent Price)
· The Theatre Bizarre (A world television premiere staring Savini Himself)
WHEN: October 31, Halloween night, beginning at 8PM ET with BLACK SABBATH followed by THE THEATRE BIZARRE at 9:45PM ET and TALES OF TERROR at 11:45PM ET.
WHERE: Exclusively on EPIX! Also on EpixHD.com, and on EPIX apps on hundreds of devices including Xbox, Roku, iPads, iPhones and more
EPIX is the newest premium entertainment network delivering the latest movie releases, classic library titles, plus original films, comedy, music and sports events on TV, on demand, online and on devices. Launched October 2009 as the first multiplatform premium network with online accessibility for subscribers through EpixHD.com, EPIX pioneered the development and proliferation of TV Everywhere for American consumers. EPIX was the first premium network to launch on Xbox consoles, first on Android tablets and phones, first on Roku(R) players and is available to authenticated subscribers on hundreds of devices including Apple(R) iPads(R), iPhones(R), Samsung(R) Smart TVs and Blu-ray(TM) players and more. Today EPIX remains the only premium service providing its entire monthly line-up from new Hollywood hits to original programs on all platforms and provides more movies than any other premium network.
EPIX is a joint venture between Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA and VIA.B), its Paramount Pictures unit, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. (MGM) and Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), available to over 30 million homes nationwide through distribution partners including Charter Communications, Cox Communications, DISH Network, Mediacom Communications, NCTC, Suddenlink Communications and Verizon FiOS.
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