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Verizon Wireless Adds Loads of Full-Length TV Programs to V CAST
      #31357 - 09/10/08 04:36 PM

Verizon Wireless today announced that full-length episodes of top-rated programs like "30 Rock" and "The Office" from NBC, "CSI" and "Numb3rs" from CBS, "The Hills" from MTV and "ScoreCenter" from ESPN, among others, are now available on V CAST Video. Here are more details and full listing of these new programs:

Customers with select V CAST-enabled phones can check out V CAST whenever they want for just $3.00 for 24-hour use or by signing up for the $15.00 V CAST VPak monthly subscription, which also includes access to Verizon Wireless? ESPN MVP, Get It Now and Mobile Web services. Customers get unlimited basic video, but application download fees may apply for 3D games and premium video. There are no airtime or megabyte charges to download, stream or watch V CAST content with any V CAST subscription.

Full-length episodes of the following BET shows are now available in the Comedy category on V CAST Video from Verizon Wireless:

?Hell Date Season 2? ? BET?s hit reality, dating, prank show returned for a second season for even more laughs.
?Comic View: One Mic Stand? ? Known for showcasing the funniest comedians on television, BET?s ?Comic View? has been a national TV launching pad for several comic headliners, such as D.L. Hughley and Cedric the Entertainer. This season the BET classic is reborn as ?Comic View: One Mic Stand,? hosted by actor/comedian Kevin Hart, delivers the best stand-up comedy on television.

The full-length ESPN programs include:

?ScoreCenter? ? a half-hour sports news program that recaps the day?s news, scores and information, combining elements of ESPN?s flagship program, ?SportsCenter,? with interview segments from ESPNEWS? ?Hot List? and clips from studio shows such as ?Baseball Tonight? and ?NBA Fastbreak.?
?MMA Live? ? gives customers a look at the latest in mixed martial arts. Hosts Jon Anik, Kenny Florian, Frank Mir and Franklin McNeil discuss the latest news and information from the sport and provide interviews and analysis from different matches.

The following on MSN shows are now available on V CAST Video from Verizon Wireless:

?The Online OT? ? A Sunday, post-game look at the week?s pro football action.
?Coaches? Corner? ? Interviews and analysis featuring some of the nation?s top college football coaches.
?Pro Football Preview Show? ? An in-depth look at the upcoming pro football season, including analysis from experts and interviews with players, coaches and team execs.

Full-length episodes of the following MTV Networks shows are now available:

MTV ??The Hills,? ?Exiled,? ?Run?s House,? ?From G?s to Gents,? ?Buzzin?,? ?Made,? ?My Super Sweet 16,? ?True Life,? ?Cribs,? ?Real World/Road Rules Challenge? and ?Paris Hilton?s My New BFF?
Nickelodeon ? ?H2O?
VH1 ? ?Brooke Knows Best,? ?Luke?s Parental Advisory,? ?I Want to Work for Diddy,? ?I Love Money? and ?New York Goes to Hollywood?
CMT ? ?Gone Country,? ?My Big Redneck Wedding,? ?Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Making the Team,? ?Trick My Truck,? ?The Ultimate Coyote Ugly Search,? ?Can You Duet? and ?Country Fried Home Videos?
Logo ? ?Shirts & Skins,? ?The Big Gay Sketch Show? and ?Gimme Sugar?
MTV Tr3s ? ?Kalifornia,? ?Bust a Ritmo,? ?Rock Dinner,? ?Quiero Mis Quinces? and ?True Life?

V CAST customers can now enjoy the following full-length shows from the NBC Universal family:

?30 Rock? ? The Emmy award-winning comedy is told through the comedic voice of Tina Fey and features Alec Baldwin as a top network executive and Tracy Morgan as the unpredictable star of Lemon?s hit variety show. Jane Krakowski and Jack McBrayer also star. (Coming this fall)
?The Office? ? A fly-on-the-wall ?docu-reality? parody about modern American office life, ?The Office? delves into the lives of the workers at Dunder Mifflin paper supply company in Scranton, Pa. Regional manager Michael Scott (Golden Globe winner and Emmy nominee Steve Carell, ?Get Smart,? ?Little Miss Sunshine?) is a single, middle-aged man who is the boastful tour guide for the documentary. (Coming this fall)
?Kath and Kim? ? Molly Shannon and Selma Blair star as the hilarious and iconoclastic mother-daughter duo in NBC?s adaptation of the Australian hit comedy series. (Coming this fall)
?Life? ? The drama ?Life,? from Rand Ravich (?The Astronaut?s Wife?) and Far Shariat (?Confessions of a Dangerous Mind?), focuses on a detective who is given a second chance. Golden Globe nominee Damian Lewis (?Band of Brothers?) plays complex, offbeat Detective Charlie Crews, who returns to the force after serving time in prison for a crime he didn?t commit. (Coming this fall)
?Knight Rider? ? On the heels of NBC?s hit movie, the iconic 1980s television classic comes roaring back to life as a reinvented, updated and super-charged action series showcasing the new KITT (Knight Industries Three Thousand). Absolutely the coolest car ever created, KITT is equipped with ?AI? (artificial intelligence) that is capable of hacking almost any system. Its weapon?s systems match that of a jet fighter, its body is capable of actually transforming into other vehicles, and it uses sophisticated holographic imagery to elude villains. (Coming this fall)
?A-Team? ? Go back to the 1980s and get into the fun and excitement with George Peppard, Dirk Benedict and Mr. T in this classic action-adventure series. (Currently available)
?Miami Vice? ? Ride shotgun as Don Johnson and Phillip Michael Thomas redefine the word ?cool? as Crockett and Tubbs in this groundbreaking detective show. (Currently available)
?Battlestar Galactica (Classic)? ? Enjoy this original classic science fiction series with Richard Hatch and Dirk Benedict. (Currently available)

?El Juramento? ? Santiago, a man shocked by the violent suicide of his brother, seeks to avenge his brother?s death against the woman who he wrongfully believes broke his brother?s heart. (Currently available)
?Do?a Barbara? ? Based on Latin America?s classic novel, a woman with a troubled past must confront her own deep-seeded vulnerabilities in the face of an impossible love. (Currently available)
?Sin Senos No Hay Para?so? ? Based on Gustavo Bolivar?s highly-acclaimed book inspired by true-life events, ?Sin Senos No Hay Para?so? tells the mesmerizing story of a young woman who makes the wrong decisions in order to escape poverty. (Currently available)
?Caso Cerrado? ? Hosted by the beloved Ana Mar?a Polo, this popular Telemundo court-show resolves the most heated personal and family battles on Spanish-language television. (Currently available)
?12 Corazones? ? Hosted by lively Penelope Menchaca, ?12 Corazones? is a fun and energetic dating game show that combines the secrets of love with the mysteries of astrology. (Currently available)

USA Network
?Starter Wife? ? On the heels of its stellar ratings and Emmy success, USA is bringing back the hit miniseries as a 10-episode series, with Emmy Award-winner Debra Messing returning to star and now serving as executive producer. The series will focus on the post-divorce adventures of the lead character, Molly Kagan (Messing), as she begins a new chapter in her life. (Coming this fall)

SCI FI Channel
?Ghost Hunters? ? Follow a team of paranormal investigators as they survey the most legendary haunt spots in the U.S. (Currently available)

NBC Universal Digital Studio
?Gemini Division? ? Set in the not too distant future, ?Gemini Division? follows NYPD vice cop Anna Diaz (Rosario Dawson) who, while searching for the truth behind her fianc??s murder, is drawn into a secret war between a race of artificial life forms known as SIMs and the covert agency charged with hunting them down.

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