[06/13/14 - 01:04 PM]
MTV Gears Up for Father's Day with the Worldwide Television Premiere of "Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa .5" at 10:00 P.M. ET/PT
"Mancation Sunday" will also give fans an exclusive first look at MTV's tasty new competition series "Snack-Off" and season five of "Ridiculousness."

[via press release from MTV]


"Mancation Sunday" To Include Marathon Of "Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory" And "Ridiculousness"

With Sneak Peeks Of MTV's New Competition Series "Snack-Off" And Season Five Of "Ridiculousness"

Santa Monica, CA (June 13, 2014) - MTV is celebrating Father's Day the only way it knows how - with "Mancation Sunday," highlighted by the worldwide television premiere of "Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa .5" at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT, following a marathon of the network's male-centric programming. Beginning Sunday, June 15 at 7:30 a.m. ET/PT, guys can kick back on their leather recliners and enjoy a day of outrageous pranks and manly endeavors with marathons of "Ridiculousness" and "Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory," and airings of the hit movies "Jackass 2.5," "Fast and The Furious: Tokyo Drift" and "White Chicks."

"Mancation Sunday" will also give fans an exclusive first look at MTV's tasty new competition series "Snack-Off" and season five of "Ridiculousness," which premiere Thursday, July 10th at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT and 10:30 p.m. ET/PT on MTV.

The guys-only Sunday will culminate in the worldwide television premiere of "Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa .5" at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT, where infamous prankster Johnny Knoxville, disguised as 86-year-old Irving Zisman, and his "grandson" Billy take audiences along a hilarious hidden-camera road trip. The unlikely duo cause mayhem everywhere they go, with Knoxville doing what he does best - pranking his victims. Additionally, MTV will air a series of interstitials featuring hilarious bonus content including behind-the-scenes moments with the cast and other pranks and jokes too spicy for the movie.

Sunday, June 15, 2014
7:30 a.m. ET/PT: "Fast and The Furious: Tokyo Drift"
10:00 a.m. ET/PT: "White Chicks"
12:00 p.m. ET/PT: "Jackass Presents Bad Grandpa .5" Sneak Peek
2:00 p.m. ET/PT: "Jackass 2.5"
3:00 p.m. ET/PT: "Ridiculousness" Marathon
4:30 p.m. ET/PT: "Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory" Marathon
6:15 p.m. ET/PT: "Ridiculousness" Marathon with the cast of "Jackass"
9:00 p.m. ET/PT: "Jackass 2.5"
10:00 p.m. ET/PT: "Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa .5"

About MTV

MTV is the world's premier youth entertainment brand. With a global reach of more than a half-billion households, MTV is the cultural home of the millennial generation, music fans and artists, and a pioneer in creating innovative programming for young people. MTV reflects and creates pop culture with its Emmy(R), Grammy(R) and Peabody(R) award-winning content built around compelling storytelling, music discovery and activism across TV, online and mobile. MTV's sibling networks MTV2 and mtvU each deliver unparalleled customized content for young males, music fans and college students, and its online hub MTV.com is a leading destination for music, news and pop culture. MTV is a unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), one of the world's leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms.

  [june 2014]  


[11/24/15 - 01:01 PM]
NBC's Annual "Christmas in Rockefeller Center" Celebrates the Music of the Holidays Live on Wednesday, Dec. 2
Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie, Al Roker and Natalie Morales will host the live broadcast from New York City's Rockefeller Center.

[11/24/15 - 12:30 PM]
"Jimmy Kimmel Live: The Star Wars Special" to Air Wednesday, November 25 on ABC
Said encore replaces the previously announced repeat of "Nashville" that night.

[11/24/15 - 12:29 PM]
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The scripted comedy is back with more dating adventures of three 30-something best friends and the challenges they face while attempting to navigate a new romantic landscape and trying to avoid the pitfalls of empty relationships.

[11/24/15 - 11:30 AM]
Music Icon and Animal Activist Emmylou Harris to Be Honored on "The All-Star Dog Rescue Celebration" Thanksgiving Night, Thursday, November 26, On FOX
Eugene Bostick and Michael Schoepf also will be honored as ordinary citizens doing extraordinary things to better the lives of rescue animals.

[11/24/15 - 11:18 AM]
Showtime(R) Documentary Series "Dark Net" to Premiere Thursday, January 21st at 11 PM ET/PT
Each half-hour episode will shed light on themes such as bio-hacking, cyber-kidnapping, digital warfare, online cults, pornography addiction, the webcam sex trade and more.

[11/24/15 - 11:04 AM]
ABC Family Announces Winter Premiere Dates
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[11/24/15 - 11:01 AM]
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The Hallmark Channel spins the numbers for the week of November 16-22.

[11/24/15 - 10:38 AM]
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ABC spins the late-night numbers for Monday, November 23.

[11/24/15 - 10:16 AM]
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[11/24/15 - 10:00 AM]
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[11/24/15 - 09:01 AM]
LL Cool J to Host the 17th Annual "A Home for the Holidays," An Entertainment Special Celebrating Families, To Be Broadcast Friday, Dec. 18 on the CBS Television Network
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[11/24/15 - 08:51 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Holds Off Surging ABC in Demo Race
The Peacock leads the night among adults 18-49 while the Alphabet is the most-watched network.

[11/24/15 - 08:37 AM]
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NBC spins the numbers for Monday, November 23.

[11/24/15 - 08:35 AM]
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ABC spins the numbers for Monday, November 23.

[11/24/15 - 08:06 AM]
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