|[January 27, 2014]
New Premiere Date for EPIX Original Documentary Who the F**k is Arthur Fogel?
NEW YORK --(Business Wire)--
Premium entertainment network EPIX announced a new air date today for
the world television premiere of Who the F**k is Arthur Fogel?
The documentary will make its World Television Premiere on Wednesday,
March 19, at 8PM ET. This documentary by Ron Chapman profiles Arthur
Fogel, a relatively unknown businessman who has revolutionized the
global concert touring industry. When it airs on March 19, the
documentary will include new material including concert footage and a
never-before-seen exclusive interview with recording artist and pop
superstar Lady Gaga.
Lady Gaga with Arthur Fogel at EPIX Presents: An Evening with Arthur Fogel on 1/23/14. Credit: Joshua Blanchard Getty for EPIX.
"Arthur is a really special person," said Lady Gaga, "and he really did
not need to take a chance on me. He has tons of artists, he has a huge
career, he didn't have to do it. But he did it because he believes in me
and he believes in my fans, so I'll always believe in him."
Who the F**k is Arthur Fogel? includes an in-depth
interview with Fogel, as well as appearances by Bono, The Edge,
Sting, Andy Summers, Madonna, Geddy Lee, Bill Zysblat, Monte Pittman,
Kathy Schenker, Paul McGuinness, Ray Waddell, Michael Rapino, Guy
Oseary, Elliot Roberts, Lady Gaga, David Bowie, Troy Carter and many
many more, as well as rarely seen concert performances. In addition to
the interviews, the film features the music of Lady Gaga, Madonna,
Rush, Sting, The Police, U2 and Depeche Mode o name a few.
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 EPIX.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 PlayStation®3 (PS3™) and PlayStation®4 (PS4™)
systems, first on Android tablets and phones, first on Roku® players and
is available to authenticated subscribers on hundreds of devices
including Apple (News - Alert)® iPads®, iPhones®, Samsung® Smart TVs and Blu-ray™
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 43 million homes nationwide
through distribution partners including Charter Communications, Cox
Communications, DISH Network, Mediacom Communications, NCTC, Suddenlink
Communications, Time Warner Cable and Verizon (News - Alert) FiOS.
For more information about EPIX, go to www.EPIX.com.
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