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Saturday's TV highlights and weekend talk shows: 'Paris Can Wait' on Starz

Nickelodeon’s 2018 Kids’ Choice Awards John Cena returns to host this annual special, taped at the Forum, honoring the year’s best TV, movie and music acts as voted by Nickelodeon viewers. Nominees for favorite movie include “Beauty and the Beast,” “The Greatest Showman,” “Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2,” “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle,” “Pitch Perfect 3,” “Spider Man: Homecoming,” ...

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Counterpart Review: Starz’ New Sci-Fi Drama Delivers A Thrilling Double Dose Of J.K. Simmons

Unlike his doppelganger on our Earth, Howard Prime is a spy high enough up in the agency to travel back and forth between worlds. Howard Prime arrives in Howard’s life when an assassin (Sara Serraiocco) from the other side crosses over with a deadly mission, and he wants Howard’s help in taking care of the situation. The two Howards are ...

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Starz Chief Chris Albrecht Talks Altice Standoff, Future of ‘American Gods’ and ‘Outlander’

The industry is abuzz about the migration of traditional TV channels to direct-to-consumer streaming options. But Starz’s carriage standoff with Altice USA demonstrates the limits at present of a standalone streaming option as an alternative to old-fashioned MVPD distribution. The 17 Starz-Encore channels went dark on Altice USA systems as of Jan. 1 as the two sides failed to come ...

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Outlander Season 3 Is Already Breaking Records At Starz

The Season 3 premiere was watched by 2.09 million viewers in Live+Same day calculations, which is the highest number of viewers ever scored by an episode of Outlander to date. Of that 2.09 million, 1.49 million tuned in for the 8 p.m. airing. The remaining viewers tuned in for one of the later Starz airings on Sunday night. The episode ...

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