The Provocative And Sexy New Hit SHOWTIME®Series Makes A Date With DVD On October 18

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. - (August 29, 2011) - Showgirls aren't the only hot things in Sin City.  Take a rare and uncensored peek into the personal and professional lives of the sexiest men in Las Vegas when the steamy reality series GIGOLOS: THE FIRST SEASON debuts on DVD from Showtime Networks, CBS Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Entertainment.  The tantalizing new series takes viewers behind the scenes of all the parties, the dramas and the mornings after of five real-life gigolos.

The provocative yet surprisingly truthful and heartfelt series follows high-end gigolos:  adrenaline junkie Jimmy, single dad Steven, gym rat Nick, veteran Brace and newcomer Vin, all of whom find themselves in unexpected positions as they juggle the responsibilities of relationships, friendships and family with the demands of the many women in their lives.  It's a wild ride for these real-life gigolos who are always ready for a good time.

Too hot for network television, the GIGOLOS: THE FIRST SEASON DVD from SHOWTIME® features all eight half-hour episodes of the premiere season, including biographies of the featured Las Vegas men, and will be available for the suggested retail price of $26.99 U.S. and $32.99 Canada. 

The DVD is presented in widescreen with English 5.0 Surround, English 2.0 Stereo and Spanish Mono.  The DVD is not rated in the U.S and R in Canada.  The total running time is approximately 219 minutes.  The episode breakdown is as follows:

• The Dating Game

• All 4 One

• Release The Kraken!

• Three Gigolos And A Baby

• Dance, Dance Gigolution

• Birthday Sex

• One Shot, One Opportunity

• The Ties That Unbind

CBS Home Entertainment manages the worldwide DVD and Blu-ray businesses for the CBS Corporation across all lines of content including current hits and classic series from the vast CBS library, as well as new releases from Showtime Home Entertainment.  CBS Home Entertainment products are released on the CBS DVD and CBS Blu-ray labels.  

Paramount Home Entertainment (PHE) is part of Paramount Pictures Corporation (PPC), a global producer and distributor of filmed entertainment.  PPC is a unit of Viacom (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), a leading content company with prominent and respected film, television and digital entertainment brands.  PHE is responsible for the sales, marketing and distribution of home entertainment products on behalf of various parties including: Paramount Pictures, Paramount Vantage, Paramount Classics, Insurge Pictures, Paramount Famous Productions, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, CBS and PBS and for providing home entertainment fulfillment services for DreamWorks Animation Home Entertainment.

Showtime Networks Inc. (SNI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of CBS Corporation, owns and operates the premium television networks SHOWTIME®, THE MOVIE CHANNELTM and FLIX®, as well as the multiplex channels SHOWTIME 2TM, SHOWTIME® SHOWCASE, SHOWTIME EXTREME®, SHOWTIME BEYOND®, SHOWTIME NEXT®, SHOWTIME WOMEN®, SHOWTIME FAMILY ZONE® and THE MOVIE CHANNELTM XTRA. SNI also offers SHOWTIME HDTM, THE MOVIE CHANNELTM HD, SHOWTIME ON DEMAND® and THE MOVIE CHANNELTM ON DEMAND. SNI also manages Smithsonian Networks, a joint venture between SNI and the Smithsonian Institution, which offers Smithsonian ChannelTM. All SNI feeds provide enhanced sound using Dolby Digital 5.1. SNI markets and distributes sports and entertainment events for exhibition to subscribers on a pay-per-view basis through SHOWTIME PPV®.  


Street Date: October 18, 2011

Suggest retail price: $26.99 US / $32.99 CAN

Catalog #: 822644

Runtime: Approximately 219 minutes

U.S. Rating: NR

Canadian Rating: R (Explicit Sexual Content, Sexual Content, Nudity)