TVGN Announces Binge TV Event Featuring ‘The Originals’, ‘Reign’ and ‘The Tomorrow People’
via press release:
TVGN (TV GUIDE NETWORK) ANNOUNCES BINGE TV EVENT FEATURING
THREE HIT SERIES FROM THE CW NETWORK
Catch Every Back-to-Back Episode of “The Tomorrow People,”
“The Originals” and “Reign” from the Beginning of Each Series
In All-Day Marathons Only on TVGN
LOS ANGELES — Jan. 2, 2014 — The holidays may be over, but TVGN (TV Guide Network) invites viewers to indulge in binge-viewing three fan-favorite television series from The CW Network this month.
Every episode to date of THE TOMORROW PEOPLE (Saturday, Jan. 4 starting at 2:00 PM, ET/PT), THE ORIGINALS (Saturday, Jan. 11 starting at 2:00 PM, ET/PT) and REIGN (Saturday, Jan. 18 starting at 2:00 PM, ET/PT) will air back-to-back on TVGN in all-day marathons, giving fans and new viewers an opportunity to catch up on each series starting from their premieres.
“There is no better way to catch-up on great television than to binge every episode from the beginning of a series,” said Brad Schwartz, President of Entertainment and Media, TVGN. “If you haven’t seen these three shows that everyone is talking about, make a dent in your couch, turn the lights down, and catch up to the awesomeness that is THE TOMORROW PEOPLE, THE ORIGINALS and REIGN.”
“The CW is thrilled to team up with TVGN to give viewers the opportunity to catch up on our three new hit series, THE ORIGINALS, THE TOMORROW PEOPLE and REIGN,” said Mark Pedowitz, President, The CW. “Now a whole new audience has the chance to experience these exciting dramas from the very beginning while fans of the series can see all the twists and turns they might have missed so far so everyone can be up to speed on all the action when these shows return with original episodes later this month on The CW.”
ABOUT THE ORIGINALS:
When Klaus Mikaelson, the original vampire-werewolf hybrid, receives a mysterious tip that a plot is brewing against him in New Orleans, he returns to the city his family helped build. Klaus’ questions lead him to a reunion with his diabolical former protégé, Marcel, a charismatic vampire who has total control over the human and supernatural inhabitants of New Orleans. Tensions between the town’s supernatural factions are nearing a breaking point as Marcel rules with absolute power. With the help of his brother Elijah, Klaus vows to reclaim what was once his – the power, the city and his family. THE ORIGINALS returns to The CW with all-new episodes on Tuesday, Jan. 14 at 8:00 PM, ET/PT.
Hidden between the lines of the history books is the story of Mary Stuart, the young woman the world will come to know as Mary, Queen of Scots. The teenage Mary is a headstrong monarch, poised at the very beginning of her tumultuous rise to power. As Mary arrives in France to formalize her engagement to the dashing Prince Francis, a royal triangle forms when Mary meets Francis’ illegitimate half-brother Bash. Fierce political foes and dark forces conspire to sabotage Mary’s marriage and even threaten her life, but Mary is determined to rule the new land and balance the demands of her country and her heart. REIGN returns to The CW on Thursday, Jan. 23 at 9:00 PM, ET/PT.
ABOUT THE TOMORROW PEOPLE:
Stephen Jameson was a normal teenager until he began hearing voices and teleporting in his sleep, never knowing where he might wake up. In desperation, Stephen listens to one of the voices in his head, and it leads him to the Tomorrow People — John, Cara and Russell — and their astonishing abilities of telekinesis, teleportation and telepathic communication. Though he is one of them, Stephen is not willing to turn his back on his human family, and he sets out on his own path — a journey that could take him into the shadowy past or into an unknown future with THE TOMORROW PEOPLE. THE TOMORROW PEOPLE returns to The CW with all new episodes on Wednesday, Jan. 15 at 9:00 PM, ET/PT.
TVGN (TV Guide Network) is a highly distributed entertainment network owned by CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) and Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF). The venture combines CBS’s programming, production and marketing assets with Lionsgate’s resources in motion pictures, television and digitally delivered content. Seen in more than 80 million homes, TVGN’s programming celebrates Hollywood with original series and specials. TVGN’s new ownership structure is comprised of the company with the #1 broadcast network and many of the top first-run syndication series (“Entertainment Tonight,” “OMG! Insider”) and the studio that produces and distributes the blockbuster “Hunger Games” and “Twilight” franchises and produces such award-winning dramas as “Mad Men” and “Orange is the New Black.”
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