Punk (TV series)

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Punk
GenreDocumentary
Directed byJesse James Miller
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of episodes4
Production
Executive producer(s)
Production company(s)Network Entertainment
MGM Television
Release
Original networkEpix

Punk is an American four part documentary television series that ran from March 11 to April 1, 2019. on Epix.

Premise[edit]

Punk explores "the music, the fashion, the art and the DIY attitude of a subculture of self-described misfits and outcasts."[1]. Each episode focuses on an individual era of punk, beginning with protopunk in the 1960s up until the present day. [2]

Production[edit]

On December 10, 2018, it was announced that Epix had given the production a series order consisting of four episodes set to premiere on March 11, 2019. The series was expected to be directed by Jesse James Miller and executive produced by John Varvatos, Iggy Pop, and Derik Murray. Production companies involved with the series were slated to consist of Network Entertainment. Those interviewed in the series include Iggy Pop, Johnny Rotten, Marky Ramone, Debbie Harry, Chris Stein, Duff McKagan, Wayne Kramer, Jello Biafra, Flea, Dave Grohl, Danny Fields, Legs McNeil, and Penelope Spheeris, among others.[1][3][4][5][6][7][8]

Episodes[edit]

No.TitleDirected by [1]Written byOriginal air date [9]
1"Part 1"Jesse James MillerTBAMarch 11, 2019 (2019-03-11)
2"Part 2"Jesse James MillerTBAMarch 18, 2019 (2019-03-18)
3"Part 3"Jesse James MillerTBAMarch 25, 2019 (2019-03-25)
4"Part 4"Jesse James MillerTBAApril 1, 2019 (2019-04-01)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Ramos, Dino-Ray (December 10, 2018). "Epix Greenlights 'Punk' Docuseries From John Varvatos And Iggy Pop". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved December 15, 2018.
  2. ^ "EPIX – Watch Thousands of Movies and Originals on Every Screen". www.epix.com. Retrieved 2019-04-05.
  3. ^ Malone, Michael (December 10, 2018). "Epix to Premiere Punk Rock Docuseries 'Punk' March 11". Broadcasting & Cable. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  4. ^ Kreps, Daniel (December 10, 2018). "Iggy Pop to Executive Produce All-Star 'Punk' Docuseries". Rolling Stone. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  5. ^ Lukarcanin, Emina (December 10, 2018). "Iggy Pop, Johnny Rotten, Debbie Harry & More Featured in Upcoming 'Punk' Docuseries on Epix". Billboard. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  6. ^ O'Connor, Roisin (December 11, 2018). "Iggy Pop to executive produce new documentary series about the history of punk". The Independent. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  7. ^ Blichert, Frederick (December 11, 2018). "Epix greenlights Iggy Pop-produced punk docuseries". Realscreen. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  8. ^ Jessica, Pena (December 11, 2018). "Punk: EPIX Orders Four-Part History Docuseries". TV Series Finale. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  9. ^ "Punk - Listings". The Futon Critic. Retrieved February 6, 2019.

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