Friday, July 15, 2011

Sirius XM Radio’s ‘Iconography’ Series to Feature Alan Ball

SiriusXM "Iconography" Series to Feature Academy® and Emmy®-Award Winning Writer/Producer/Director Alan Ball

--An intimate look at the life and body of work of one of the most prolific and creative forces in Hollywood and American culture --Companion special "The True Story of True Blood" offers listeners an unparalleled look inside the hit show

NEW YORK, July 15, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Sirius XM Radio SIRI +3.56% today announced that Academy® and Emmy®-Award winning writer/producer/director Alan Ball will be the featured subject of the next installment of Iconography, the series that honors the life, career, and impact of iconic personalities on SiriusXM's 24/7 LGBT channel OutQ, ch.108.

Ball has redefined storytelling with his seminal film and television works -- including American Beauty, Six Feet Under and True Blood -- peeling back the layers of dysfunctional families and their secrets and creating characters and storylines that leave an indelible impression on audiences around the world.

OutQ is airing vignettes featuring Alan Ball through the month. Iconography: Alan Ball culminates with a one-hour in-depth interview conducted by OutQ hosts Derek Hartley and Romaine Patterson premiering July 23 at 1:00 pm ET on SiriusXM OutQ, ch.108. Encore presentations will air on OutQ on July 23 at 7:00 pm, July 24 at 12:00 pm and 7:00 pm, July 30 at 1:00 pm and 7:00 pm and July 31 at 12:00 pm and 7:00 pm (all times ET).