Entourage® on Spike:
Entourage, one of televisions signature shows for guys, will now be seen on the quintessential network for guys. Beginning in January 2010, Spike TV will be the exclusive basic cable network home for broadcasts of the wildly popular HBO comedy series Entourage, announced John Griffin, vice president, programming, Spike TV. The off-net acquisition rights cover all seasons to date (78 episodes) including the upcoming sixth, as well as rights to those yet to be produced. This marks the first time the Emmy®, Golden Globe®, and Peabody Award-winning series will be telecast on basic cable.
Entourage is the epitome of aspirational television for guys, notes
Entourage, executive produced by Mark Wahlberg, draws on the experiences of
The series also stars Jeremy Piven as Ari, Vince’s frenetic agent; Rex Lee as Lloyd, Aris much-maligned assistant; Perrey Reeves as the long-suffering Mrs. Ari; Debi Mazar as Vince’s publicist Shauna; Emmanuelle Chriqui as Erics girlfriend Sloan; Beverly DAngelo as Aris partner Babs; and Carla Gugino as Aris nemesis Amanda. Doug Ellin is the creator of Entourage and serves as an executive producer along with Wahlberg, Stephen Levinson, Rob Weiss and Denis Biggs. Co-executive producer is Mark Mylod; producers are Wayne Carmona, Lori Jo Nemhauser and Ally Musika.
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