HBO PRESENTS ITS EXCLUSIVE PROGRAMMING LINEUP FOR DECEMBER
HBO dedicates the month of December to the best content the channel has to offer, including the transmission of the biggest blockbuster films of the year every night at 21hrs*.
The channel will also be debuting the long awaited season finale of the original drama series, The Leftovers, and the series finale of the original comedy Getting On. Additionally, HBO continues with its Saturday night premieres of the best Hollywood movies, ending the year with marathon events throughout the month.
Created by Damon Lindelof, Emmy® winner for Lost, and Tom Perrotta, the second season of the original series The Leftovers premieres on December 6th at 21hrs*.
The highly acclaimed comedy about the medical personnel of the Billy Barnes Extended Care Unit, Getting On comes to an end on December 6th at 22hrs*.
HOLLYWOOD MOVIE PREMIERES
HBO ends the year with some of the highest grossing Hollywood films of 2015, every Saturday at 21hrs*.
Starring David Oyelowo (HBO’s Nightingale) as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Selma premieres on December 12th. The film chronicles the story of Dr. King, as his campaign for civil rights begins, leading to the monumental march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1965. Directed by Ava DuVernay, Selma won an Oscar(r) and a Golden Globe® for the original song Glory, performed by Common and John Legend.
Produced and directed by the talented Angelina Jolie, HBO debuts Unbroken, based on the 2010 novel by Laura Hillenbrand. Premiering on December 26th, the film is the biography of former Olympian Louis “Louie” Zamperini. After surviving a tragic plane crash, Zamperini is stuck on a raft for 47 days before being captured by the Japanese navy and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp.
Every Tuesday night in December starting at 21hrs*, HBO will transmit the comedies made famous by its star, Kevin Hart, including: Grudge Match (December 1st); Ride Along (December 8th); About Last Night (December 15th); Think Like a Man (December 22nd); and The Wedding Ringer (December 29th).
Friday nights in December feature the internationally recognized films from Oscar® winner, Jamie Foxx, at 21hrs*, featuring: Django Unchained (December 4th); The Amazing Spider-man 2 (December 11th); White House Down (December 18th); and Annie (December 25th.)
*Atlantic Standard Time. For local transmission times call (246) 620-FLOW/3569 or visit www.hbomax.tv.