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Nick Offerman & Megan Mullally, Meryl Streep and Indian Jones Drive EPIX in May!

EPIX brings Nick Offerman & Megan Mullally’s ribald original comedy special – Summer of 69: No Apostrophe to its May schedule. (Warning: may be salacious and/or hilarious – or both!) Premiere: May 19th.

The network also has the world television premiere of Oscar®-nominated Florence Foster Jenkins – the true story of a woman who wanted nothing more to sing but couldn’t carry a tune in a bucket. Premiere: May 29th.

In honor of the Indy 500, EPIX will drive an all-day marathon of Indiana Jones movies on Sunday, May 28th.

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Florence Foster Jenkins Sings – Even If She Can’t!

(L-R) Hugh Grant as St Clair Bayfield, Meryl Streep as Florence Foster Jenkins and Simon Helberg as Cosme McMoon in FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS by Paramount Pictures, Pathé and BBC Films
(L-R) Hugh Grant as St Clair Bayfield, Meryl Streep as Florence Foster Jenkins and Simon Helberg as Cosme McMoon in FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS by Paramount Pictures, Pathé, BBC Films and eOne

Florence Foster Jenkins is a film that is based on the last few months of the title character’s life. Jenkins was a fierce music lover – she supported the music scene in New York and eventually decided that she had to sing.

It was not the smartest move she could have made – she is considered to be one of the all-time worst singers.

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