Posted on August 4, 2011
Attention DISH Networks ‘America’s Top 200’ subscribers, you can now enjoy the series premiere of BBC America’s ‘The Hour’ on DISH Online, two weeks before everyone else. ‘The Hour’ is a behind-the-scenes drama set in Cold War-era England that centers on a journalist, a producer, and an anchorman for an investigative news program. This is a six-part spy thriller that will air later this summer. Produced by Bafta Winner Abi Morgan and has an all star cast lined up including Dominic West (Centurion, The Wire), Ben Whishaw (Brideshead Revisited) and Romola Garai (Emma, Atonement). Set in the 1950’s Britain and follows the lives of three characters that are tasked to set up a new weekly investigative news program, ‘The Hour’. The drama plots the personal lives, professional interplay and jealous ambition between two aspiring but renegade journalist Freddie Lyon, the beautiful ambitious young producer Bel Rowley with whom he has an invested love, and his handsome rival Hector Madden, the face and lead anchorman of this rising television news team. Don’t miss out on this exciting new show. DISH Online was something offered by DISH Network to its paying subscribers back in August 2010 and has since added over 15,000 episodes and 4,000 movies to choose from. TV everywhere is the initiative that allows customers the ability to access TV content via their smartphones, or tablets but namely via the Web. To subscribe to Dish Online today visit us online at Dish Systems or call (866)989-3474. What is your favorite show on television?