Angelina Jolie, Queen Latifah, Anne Hathaway, Patricia Clarkson, Olivia De Havilland and Liza Chasin Plus Anthony Hopkins and Kathy Bates Featured in

One-Hour Original Special Includes Exclusive Interviews With Honorees Premieres on Sunday, October 3 at 10:00 PM (ET/PT)

Jericho, NY – September 17, 2004 – Angelina Jolie, Queen Latifah, Patricia Clarkson, Anne Hathaway, Olivia de Havilland and film producer Liza Chasin will be spotlighted on AMC when the network broadcasts “AMC Presents Premiere’s Women in Hollywood,” an original one-hour special, including the first ever broadcast of the 11th Annual Premiere Women in Hollywood luncheon on Sunday, October 3 at 10:00 PM (ET/PT). The special will feature exclusive interviews with the honorees, access to the red carpet and luncheon, a special tribute to the honorees, and insightful looks at what it means to be a woman in Hollywood today. Throughout the one-hour special, celebrity friends and presenters, including Anthony Hopkins, Kathy Bates, Paul Bettany, Jennifer Connelly, Bonnie Hunt and colleagues will share humorous stories about the honorees, which represent a who’s who of Hollywood’s top players. The special will air within a movie festival spotlighting several of Hollywood’s top actresses.

The on-air event begins at 12:30 PM on October 3, and features iconic movies such as The River starring Sissy Spacek; Urban Cowboy starring Debra Winger; The Real McCoy starring Kim Basinger; Mulholland Falls starring Melanie Griffith; and D.O.A. starring Meg Ryan. A complete schedule follows.

“AMC Presents Premiere’s Women In Hollywood” is produced by KanPai Pictures in association with Premiere Magazine and AMC.

AMC, a division of Rainbow Media’s Entertainment Services, which also includes WE: Women’s Entertainment and IFC Companies, is a 24-hour, movie-based network, dedicated to the American movie fan. The network, which reaches over 86,000,000 homes, offers a comprehensive library of popular movies and a critically-acclaimed slate of original programming that is a diverse, movie-based mix of original series, documentaries and specials. Over the past three years, AMC has garnered many of the industry’s highest honors, including eight Emmy awards. AMC is “TV for movie people.”

A leader in sports, news and entertainment programming, Rainbow Media Holdings LLC is a subsidiary of Cablevision Systems Corporation (NYSE:CVC). Rainbow Media owns and manages national networks: AMC, Fuse, IFC (The Independent Film Channel) and WE: Women’s Entertainment; as well as the on-demand services: Mag Rack, Uncensored On Demand, World Picks On Demand and World Picks Networks. Rainbow Media’s other businesses include its regional programming services – MetroChannels, News 12 Networks and Rainbow Sports Networks – in addition to the Rainbow Advertising Sales Corporation and Rainbow Network Communications. Rainbow Media is also a 50 percent partner in Fox Sports Net.

AMC Presents Premiere’s Women in Hollywood Sunday, October 3

12:30 PM MULHOLLAND FALLS (Melanie Griffith)
2:30 PM URBAN COWBOY(Debra Winger)
5:15 PM THE RIVER (Sissy Spacek)
7:45 PM THE REAL MCCOY (Kim Basinger)
1:30 AM D.O.A (Meg Ryan)

All Times Eastern/Pacific

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