NEW YORK, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SiriusXM announced today that legendary comedian, actor, director, and screenwriter Jerry Lewis will answer fan questions during an intimate Q&A session with an audience of SiriusXM listeners and host Maria Menounos, author of The EveryGirl's Guide to Diet and Fitness, as part of the SiriusXM "Town Hall" series from the Friars Club.
"SiriusXM's Town Hall with Jerry Lewis," will air on Friday, June 6 at 5:00 pm ET, via satellite on Raw Dog SiriusXM Comedy Hits, channel 99, and through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App on smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online at siriusxm.com. For rebroadcast times, please visit www.siriusxm.com/townhall.
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of The Nutty Professor, which was released on Blu-ray™ by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment June 3, "SiriusXM's Town Hall with Jerry Lewis" will feature the legendary actor and comedian answering questions about his life and career.
"I listen to the incredible body of work left to us from Frank Sinatra on SiriusXM whenever I'm in my car. I'm looking forward to joining him on radio...Siriusly," said Jerry Lewis.
"It is exciting and an honor to announce that Jerry Lewis will participate in our Town Hall series. He is a comedy icon who started his career in radio and television, made some of the funniest movies of all time, and can be said without argument to have defined modern comedy around the world for generations of fans," said Scott Greenstein, President and Chief Content Officer, SiriusXM. "Bringing our subscribers into the same room with Jerry Lewis and Maria Menounos, and doing it at the Friars Club, the club house of so many comedy legends, makes this a very special event for SiriusXM and our nation of listeners."
The Friars Club is a legendary private club in New York City. Founded in 1904, the Friars Club is famous for its risqué celebrity roasts. Jerry Lewis is currently the Abbot, the head of the organization, for the Friars Club.
"SiriusXM's Town Hall with Jerry Lewis" is part of SiriusXM's "Town Hall" series, featuring iconic entertainers and figures sitting down with studio audiences of SiriusXM listeners. Previous SiriusXM "Town Hall" specials have featured have featured Bruce Springsteen, Billy Crystal, Quentin Tarantino, Carol Burnett, Tom Petty, Willie Nelson, Mel Brooks, KISS, Seth MacFarlane, Coldplay, Tony Bennett, Ringo Starr, Eminem, Cher, Taylor Swift, Hugh Jackman, Katy Perry, Roger Waters, the surviving members of Nirvana, Gregg Allman, Usher and Tony
After the broadcast, "SiriusXM's Town Hall with Jerry Lewis" will be available on SiriusXM On Demand for subscribers listening via the SiriusXM Internet Radio App for smartphones and other mobile devices or online at siriusxm.com. Visit www.siriusxm.com/ondemand for more info about SiriusXM On Demand.
For more information on SiriusXM, please visit www.siriusxm.com.
Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) is the world's largest radio broadcaster measured by revenue and has 25.8 million subscribers. SiriusXM creates and broadcasts commercial-free music; premier sports talk and live events; comedy; news; exclusive talk and entertainment; and the most comprehensive Latin music, sports and talk programming in radio. SiriusXM is available in vehicles from every major car company in the U.S. and from retailers nationwide as well as at shop.siriusxm.com. SiriusXM programming is available through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App for smartphones and other connected devices as well as
online at siriusxm.com. SiriusXM also provides premium traffic, weather, data and information services for subscribers in cars, trucks, RVs, boats and aircraft through SiriusXM Traffic™, SiriusXM Travel Link, NavTraffic®, NavWeather™, SiriusXM Aviation, SiriusXM Marine™, Sirius Marine Weather, XMWX Aviation™, and XMWX Marine™. SiriusXM holds a minority interest in SiriusXM Canada which has more than 2 million subscribers.
On social media, join the SiriusXM community on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.
This communication contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements include, but are not limited to, statements about future financial and operating results, our plans, objectives, expectations and intentions with respect to future operations, products and services; and other statements identified by words such as "will likely result," "are expected to," "will continue," "is anticipated," "estimated," "believe," "intend," "plan," "projection," "outlook" or words of similar meaning. Such forward-looking statements are based upon the current beliefs and expectations of our management and are inherently subject to significant business, economic and competitive uncertainties and contingencies, many of which are difficult to predict and generally beyond our control. Actual results may differ materially
from the results anticipated in these forward-looking statements.
The following factors, among others, could cause actual results to differ materially from the anticipated results or other expectations expressed in the forward-looking statements: our competitive position versus other radio and audio entertainment providers; our ability to attract and retain subscribers, which is uncertain; our dependence upon the auto industry; general economic conditions; failure of our satellites, which, in most cases, are not insured; the interruption or failure of our information and communications systems; the security of the personal information about our customers; royalties we pay for music rights, which increase over time; the unfavorable outcome of pending or future litigation; our failure to realize benefits of acquisitions; rapid technological and industry change; failure of third parties to perform; changes in consumer protection laws and their
enforcement; failure to comply with FCC requirements and other government regulations; and our indebtedness. Additional factors that could cause our results to differ materially from those described in the forward-looking statements can be found in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2013, which is filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") and available at the SEC's Internet site (http://www.sec.gov). The information set forth herein speaks only as of the date hereof, and we disclaim any intention or obligation to update any forward looking statements as a result of developments occurring after the date of this communication.
Contact for SiriusXM:
212 901 6644
Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101014/NY82093LOGO
SOURCE Sirius XM Holdings Inc.