via press release:
STARZ RECEIVES TWO GOLDEN GLOBE® NOMINATIONS FOR OUTSTANDING ORIGINAL PROGRAMMING
STARZ ORIGINAL SERIES “BOSS” RECEIVES HONORS
Beverly Hills, Calif., December 15, 2011 – STARZ was acknowledged by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association this morning with two nominations at the 69th Annual Golden Globe® nominations ceremony. Veteran actor Kelsey Grammer and the revered new STARZ Original series in which he stars, “Boss,” were both recognized.
STARZ Nominations include:
Best TV series - Drama
Best Actor in a TV series - Drama
Kelsey Grammer for “Boss”
This marks Kelsey Grammer’s ninth Golden Globe® nomination and first in the Drama category. This is also the first Golden Globe® nomination for the “Boss” series.
“Boss” was created by Farhad Safinia, who is also an executive producer on the series, along with Kelsey Grammer, Gus Van Sant, Brian Sher, Stella Bulochnikov, Richard Levine and Lyn Greene. Lionsgate Television is producing “Boss” in association with Grammer’s Grammnet NH Productions, Roya Productions and Old Friends Productions.
About Starz Entertainment
Starz Entertainment, LLC, is a premium movie and original programming entertainment service provider operating in the United States. The company offers 17 premium channels including the flagship STARZ® and ENCORE® brands with approximately 19 million and 32.8 million subscribers respectively. Starz Entertainment airs in total more than 1,000 movies and original series every month across its pay TV channels. Starz Entertainment is recognized as a pay TV leader in providing HD, On Demand, HD On Demand and online advanced services for its STARZ, ENCORE and MOVIEPLEX brands. Starz Entertainment (www.starz.com) is an operating unit of Starz, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Liberty Media Corporation (NASDAQ: LMCA).