Cosmos A Space Odyssey to Debut Globally


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Fox Networks Group To Launch 'Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey' In 181 Countries, 220 Channels -

FSeth MacFarlane Cosmos TCAox Networks Group today announced its first ever cross-network global premiere event — for Seth MacFarlane‘s passion project, Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, on Sunday, March 9, 9-10 PM ET/PT. In addition to premiering on the 10 U.S. networks simulcasting the premiere episode — Fox Broadcasting Company, National Geographic Channel, FX, FXX, FXM, FOX Sports 1, FOX Sports 2, Nat Geo Wild, Nat Geo Mundo and FOX Life — and on the Fox International Channels and National Geographic Channels International, as previously announced, Cosmos will premiere on all 90 National Geographic Channels in 180 countries, as well as 120 Fox-branded channels in 125 countries, making this the largest global launch ever for a television series.
Fox Networks Group To Launch 'Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey'
The host of this series is the director of the Hayden Planetarium and tireless science communicator, Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson. Through his books and countless appearances on Nova ScienceNow, StarTalk, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, The Colbert Report and elsewhere, Dr. Tyson has become heir apparent to Carl Sagan, host and creator of the original Cosmos series.

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Dr. Sagan's wife and co-writer, Ann Druyan, is consultant and producer of the new series.

Dr. Tyson can create a perfect soundbite for the 6 o'clock news, or speak for hours in a packed auditorium. Here's a short clip from one of my favorite StarTalk episodes. Scary stuff!!