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Nov 17, 2015, 15:44 ET
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Everything You Didn't Know About New UFC Champ Holly Holm And Her Crushing Defeat Of Ronda Rousey On A Special Edition Of AXS TV'S 'INSIDE MMA' This Friday, Nov. 20 At 11:30pE/8:30pP

 New UFC champion Holly Holm stunned the sports world Saturday night when she knocked out undefeated six-time defending bantamweight champion...

Oct 22, 2015, 13:38 ET
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HDNET MOVIES Gives 'Thanks For Hanks' With A Cornucopia Of Tom Hanks Comedy Classics Featuring 'THE MONEY PIT' And 'DRAGNET' On Thanksgiving Day Starting At 7:35pE

 Pass the pumpkin pie and get ready to give "Thanks For Hanks," as HDNET MOVIES presents a night of laughs starring beloved...

Oct 15, 2015, 14:51 ET
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Saddle Up With HDNET MOVIES For A Full Day Of Cowboy Classics In The "24 Hours Of Westerns" Marathon On Sunday, Nov. 29, Starting At 6aE

 Slap on a pair of spurs and a ten-gallon hat and settle in for the "24 Hours of Westerns" Marathon, as HDNET MOVIES gathers up a posse of...

Oct 08, 2015, 13:00 ET
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Explore The High-Flying World Of Drone Cinema In A New AXS TV Special Covering The Best Of The New York City Drone Film Festival On Wed. Oct. 21 At 11pE

 AXS TV puts the spotlight on a new and innovative brand of filmmaking, with an exclusive special covering the best entries from the 2015 NEW...

Oct 05, 2015, 14:37 ET
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Season Three Of 'THE BIG INTERVIEW' With Dan Rather Returns To AXS TV With A New Fall Cycle Opening With Groundbreaking Rock Duo Heart On Tues. Oct. 20 At 8pE

 THE BIG INTERVIEW returns to AXS TV, kicking off the all-new season three fall cycle on Tuesday, October 20, at 8pE. Hosted by celebrated...

Sep 23, 2015, 12:05 ET
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AXS TV Acquires Magnolia Pictures' Acclaimed Dirk Nowitzki Documentary 'NOWITZKI: THE PERFECT SHOT,' Premiering Thurs., Oct. 29, At 11 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT

 AXS TV continues to deliver cable television premieres of the Industry's most acclaimed features, acquiring the rights to Magnolia Pictures'...

Sep 16, 2015, 16:59 ET
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Connie Britton and Charles Esten Join Dan Rather in the AXS TV Exclusive 'The BIG INTERVIEW: NASHVILLE SPECIAL EDITION' on Tuesday, Sept. 22 at 8pE

 AXS TV kicks off its countdown to the network premiere of NASHVILLE with an all-new episode of THE BIG INTERVIEW: NASHVILLE SPECIAL...

Aug 20, 2015, 12:30 ET
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Popular Series THE XTRA FACTOR Makes Its U.S. Debut On AXS TV, Following The Season 12 Premiere OF THE X FACTOR UK On Sunday, Aug. 30

 AXS TV—cable's premier music entertainment channel—is the official U.S. broadcast home for THE XTRA FACTOR, the popular companion...

Jul 29, 2015, 13:00 ET

AXS TV Premieres One Night For ONE DROP™, An Exclusive One Night Only Spectacular Imagined By Cirque Du Soleil, On Aug. 19 At 8pE

AXS TV is proud to premiere the third annual One Night for ONE DROP spectacular, an exclusive event presented by world-renowned entertainment...

Jul 14, 2015, 13:13 ET
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AXS TV Acquires The Reality Adventure Series 'Exploring Kaman,' Starring NBA All-Star Chris Kaman, Premiering Wednesday, August 5 At 11pE

 AXS TV is expanding its programming lineup, bringing the popular web series EXPLORING KAMAN (a GRLA production) to television for the first...

Jul 08, 2015, 14:42 ET

Performance Series 'Live From Abbey Road' Joins AXS TV's Sunday Night Lineup July 26

 AXS TV is the official broadcast home of a new season of the critically acclaimed performance documentary series Live From Abbey Road. Two...

Jun 30, 2015, 13:17 ET
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AXS TV Acquires The Exclusive Rights To Magnolia Pictures' 'THE WRECKING CREW,' Premiering The Celebrated Documentary On Sat., July 18, At 9 p.m. ET

 AXS TV has acquired the exclusive television rights to Magnolia Pictures' critically acclaimed music documentary THE WRECKING CREW. The film...

Jun 24, 2015, 13:00 ET
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AXS TV Secures Off-Network Cable Rights To The Critically-Acclaimed ABC Music Drama 'NASHVILLE'

 Bolstering its primetime programming portfolio, AXS TV has entered into a multi-year licensing agreement with the Disney-ABC Television Group...

Jun 19, 2015, 13:41 ET

'THE BIG INTERVIEW' Returns To AXS TV With Six New Summer Episodes, Opening With Country Mainstay Emmylou Harris On Tues. July 7 At 8pE

 THE BIG INTERVIEW continues its third season on AXS TV with six more candid and thought-provoking episodes beginning Tuesday,...

Apr 24, 2015, 12:10 ET
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Elton John, The Who, Ed Sheeran And Pitbull Headline An Unprecedented Lineup For AXS TV's Live Broadcast Of The 2015 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, May 1-3

 Elton John, The Who, Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band, No Doubt and Keith Urban are among the featured performers in AXS TV's broadcast...

Apr 20, 2015, 12:51 ET
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AXS TV and HDNet Movies Sign New Multi-Year Agreement With The National Cable Television Cooperative

 AXS TV, cable's premier music and live event entertainment channel, and its companion network HDNet Movies, the ultimate high definition...

Apr 16, 2015, 11:00 ET
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AXS TV Renews The Flagship Version Of The World's Most Popular Music Competition Show 'The X Factor UK' For A Second Year

 AXS TV, cable's premier music entertainment channel, has renewed the hugely successful global hit The X Factor UK for a second consecutive...

Apr 13, 2015, 12:31 ET
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AXS TV Announces An Impressive Roster Of Artists For Its Second Consecutive Coachella Broadcast, Airing Friday, April 17 Through Sunday, April 19

 For the second consecutive year, AXS TV will broadcast the second weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, anchored by...

Mar 26, 2015, 12:15 ET
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Exercise Your Right To Laugh With The All-Star Comedy Special Lewis Black And Friends: A Night To Let Freedom Laugh Premiering Thursday, April 16, At 10pE/7pP On AXS TV

AXS TV presents a night of comedy and awareness in the star-studded stand-up special Lewis Black and Friends: A Night to Let Freedom Laugh, airing...

Mar 25, 2015, 12:01 ET
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THE BIG INTERVIEW Returns April 14 With Country Star Trisha Yearwood Joining Dan Rather At 8pET/5pPT On AXS TV

 THE BIG INTERVIEW returns to AXS TV with seven new episodes as part of its third season on Tuesday, April 14, at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. Hosted...