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WBC heavyweight champ Deontay Wilder brings first title fight to Alabama

...Evander Holyfield (Atmore) and Joe Louis (Lafayette).The 12-round bout was announced on Friday and will be televised by Showtime."This is the first championship boxing event ever in the state of Alabama, and I love making history," Wilder said in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-05-14/wbc-heavyweight-champ-deontay-wil
Boxing pay-per-view glitches leave fans fighting mad

...they saved $100.The next round might be between fight promoters and the streaming services. CBS, the parent company of Showtime, which helped present the fight, declined to comment about viewers watching via the apps.Last week, CBS and Time Warner's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-03/boxing-pay-view-glitches-l
Overtime

...From staff and wire reportsBoxingMayweather: No rematch plannedFloyd Mayweather Jr. said in an upcoming interview with Showtime that at this moment he's not interested in a rematch with Manny Pacquiao "because he's a sore loser and he's a coward...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/gru/2015-05-07/overtime
Showtime to air 'The Reagans' on Sunday after Thanksgiving

NEW YORK -- Showtime will air "The Reagans," the made-for-TV...next year," said Robert Greenblatt, Showtime entertainment president. "I'm just...pressure in handing off the project to Showtime, but said producers made a film that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/18/tel_393076.shtml
Television
Showtime's 'Soul Food' ends five-year run

...television's longest-running black drama, Showtime's "Soul Food," is serving up its...of one Chicago family has been one of Showtime's most popular series, making stars...So why is "Soul Food" ending now? Showtime decided it was best "to go out on top...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/26/tel_416855.shtml
Television
Helen Mirren bares all as Mrs. Stone in Showtime's 'Roman Spring'

...gorgeous clothes" she wore for the Showtime movie. But in some scenes, Mirren's...the Contessa - when it was brought to Showtime some two years ago. "Helen was 100...into making this," says Jerry Offsay, Showtime's programming president. Working with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/28/tel_371057.shtml
Television
Showtime orders film on Catholic Church pedophilia scandal

...sex abuse within the Catholic church, Showtime ordered production of a movie on Thursday...exploitative," said Robert Greenblatt, Showtime's entertainment president. "But when...crusading lawyers who challenged the church, Showtime said. A national report scheduled to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/01/tel_407417.shtml
Television
Motion picture academy president to direct Showtime's 'Soldier's Girl'

...initially turned down the chance to direct Showtime's "Soldier's Girl" film because...The movie repeats several times on Showtime in June. He believes audiences should...doing jury duty." --- On the Net: Showtime Web site: http://www.sho.com

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/24/tel_373547.shtml
Television
Showtime's dark comedy probes business side of death

...like getting their hands dirty. You know, upper management types," declares Rube, one of the grim reapers who populate Showtime's new drama "Dead Like Me." A little background: The series' executive producer, John Masius, created and was then...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/26/tel_379594.shtml
Television
Floyd Mayweather Jr., Manny Pacquiao to finally square off May 2

...pay-per-view price to watch the fight at home. The fight will be televised as a joint venture between competing networks Showtime and HBO, which will share announcers with Jim Lampley and Al Bernstein reportedly handling the task at ringside.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-20/floyd-mayweather-jr-manny-pa