New York, NY, December 2, 2008 – In anticipation of one of the most prominent mixed martial events of all-time, “UFC 94” featuring welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre and lightweight champion BJ Penn, Spike TV presents “UFC Primetime,” premiering Wednesday, January 14 10:30 – 11:00pm, ET/PT.
“UFC Primetime,” produced by the UFC, delivers an unprecedented portrait of the lives of two of mixed martial arts' biggest stars, Georges St. Pierre and BJ Penn, as they prepare for their epic clash of titans in late January. Spike TV will present three special weekly installments that will take viewers from the cliffs of Kailua to the streets of Montreal in an unfiltered look at two great warriors heading into battle for what promises to be one of the greatest match ups of skill in UFC history.
Christopher Martello of Spike TV serves as executive in charge of production of “UFC Primetime.”
“UFC 94” will air live on Pay-Per-View Saturday, January 31 from MGM Grand Garden Arena, in Las Vegas at 10pm ET/7pm PT.
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