Hub Network and WWE Team up
This Father’s Day, the Hub Network invites viewers to join the fun with WWE Legend Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart and his daughter WWE Diva Natalya as they celebrate Father’s Day wrestler style in a series of fun, witty skits. These skits will air as interstitials during “Hub Network’s WWE Slamtastic Father’s Day Movies.” Kids can spend quality time with their fathers watching entertaining, action-packed movies on Sunday, June 15 (3–10 p.m. ET) on the Hub Network, champions of family fun and the only network dedicated to providing kids and their families with entertainment they can watch together.
The interstitials will feature Neidhart and Natalya spending father-daughter time together, but with a wrestling twist. Viewers can enjoy a unique, humorous look into this WWE family and their idea of quality bonding.
Schedule for “Hub Network’s WWE Slamtastic Father’s Day Movies”:
- 3-4:30 p.m. ET: “Stan Lee’s Mighty 7” – Stan Lee executive produces and stars in this Hub Network Original Family Movie as an animated version of himself. Lee is a legendary superhero creator who teaches a crew of alien prisoners and their jailers, who have crash-landed on Earth, how to work together and use their powers to be superheroes. The movie features brand new characters voiced by an all-star cast, including Sean Astin (“The Lord of the Rings” trilogy), Jim Belushi (“The Defenders”), Mayim Bialik (“The Big Bang Theory”), Darren Criss (“Glee”) and Teri Hatcher (“Desperate Housewives”).
- 4:30-7 p.m. ET: “The Next Karate Kid” – Since the passing of her parents, 17-year-old Julie Pierce (Hilary Swank) has directed her anger in all the wrong places. But now, enigmatic karate teacher Mr. Miyagi (Pat Morita) takes Julie on an odyssey that allows the girl to be herself.
- 7-10 p.m. ET: “Superman III” – Christopher Reeve is back once again in the ongoing adventures of the Man of Steel. This time Superman faces the awesome power of a super-computer genius, who has been hoodwinked by a sinister tycoon seeking global dominance.
About the Hub Network
The Hub Network is a multi-platform joint venture between Discovery Communications (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) and Hasbro Inc., (NASDAQ: HAS) that champions family fun by providing relatable, funny, family friendly entertainment experiences that children and their parents can enjoy together. The cable and satellite television network features original programming as well as content from Hasbro’s rich portfolio of entertainment and educational properties built during the past 90 years and from leading third-party producers worldwide. The Hub Network’s lineup includes animated and live-action series, as well as specials, game shows, and family-favorite movies. The network extends its content through a robust and engaging online presence at HubNetwork.com. The Hub Network rebranded from Discovery Kids on October 10, 2010, and is available in nearly 71 million U.S. households. The Hub Network logo and name are trademarks of Hub Television Networks, LLC. All rights reserved.
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