CONTACT: Terence Donnellan
Producer & Host: Portraits of Faith
(718) 499-9705, ext. 209 or firstname.lastname@example.org
BROOKLYN – October 30, 2013 – Since Portraits of Faith debuted August 1 on New Evangelization Television (NET), it has become NET TV’s most popular show on its website. Produced, directed and hosted by Terence Donnellan and executive produced by Craig Tubiolo, Portraits is a fascinating look at the role religion plays in the personal and professional lives of artists and activists.
In greater New York City, Portraits of Faith airs Thursdays at 9 PM ET on Cablevision Channel 30 and Time Warner Cable Channel 97. Viewers around the world can watch the show streaming online at NETNY.net or watch it on-demand at NETNY.net/portraits-of-faith. Across the USA, NET shows are on Verizon FiOS On Demand. To watch NET shows on Verizon FiOS, select the “Religion” folder, then “NET Catholic.”
Upcoming Portraits of Faith
Anthony Butler, a former Franciscan friar, is executive director of Bread and Life, an emergency feeding program that served over 1 million meals last year. Anthony has transformed how the poor and needy are treated by nourishing them with more than food. Anthony’s organization helps to provide medical services, computer training, employment opportunities and assistance with legal issues. (November 7, November 14)
Tom Leopold has written for Seinfeld, Cheers, Will & Grace, the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor and many other legendary TV shows. Tom now co-hosts with Father Leo Patalinghug Entertaining Truth, a weekly program on SiriusXM Radio’s Catholic Channel. He’s also touring his one-man comedy show A Comedy Writer Finds God. (November 21, December 5)
Quinton Aaron is star of the Oscar winner The Blindside with Sandra Bullock. Quinton’s other movies include Be Kind Rewind; Paranormal Movie; and upcoming films The Appearing; 1982; and Broken Doll. (December 12, December 19)
Portraits of Faith episodes available on Verizon FiOS and NETNY.net/portraits-of-faith
Joe Estevez – Actor in more than more than 240 films, writer, director, producer for film, theater and TV. Joe also co-stars with John Schneider and Jenn Gotzon in Doonby, which hits movie theaters on November 1.
Seamus McDonagh – Heavyweight boxer and Golden Gloves champion, who fought Evander Holyfield for the World Boxing Council Heavyweight title in 1990. He’s now an actor, screenwriter and filmmaker.
TJ English – Journalist and bestselling author of The Westies, Born to Kill, Paddy Wacked, Havana Nocturne, The Savage City and, most recently, Whitey’s Payback.
Jenn Gotzon has 46 acting roles to her credit, including her mainstream breakthrough in Ron Howard’s Frost/Nixon. As noted above, her passionate performance in Peter Mackenzie’s Doonby opens in theaters on November 1.
New Evangelization Television is a branch of DeSales Media Group, the official media outreach of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn.