Showtime’s new documentary, Weiner, follows former congressman Anthony Weiner as he runs for mayor of New York City. The documentary, co-directed by former Weiner chief of staff Josh Kriegman with Elyse Steinberg, received the US Grand Jury Prize for a Documentary at the Sundance Film Festival, and is being called the best documentary about a political campaign ever made.
Read on for details on how you can watch the show.
DATE: Saturday, October 22, 2016
ET– 9pm; 10:35pm
PT– 6pm; 7:35pm; 9pm; 10:35pm
CT— 8pm; 9:35pm
MT— 7pm; 8:35pm; 10pm; 11:35pm
TV CHANNEL: Showtime – Check with your local TV provider (Verizon FIOS, Optimum, etc.) for the exact channel number.
DURATION: 1 h 35 min
EPISODE TITLE: “Weiner”
EPISODE SYNOPSIS: Profiling former congressman Anthony Weiner as he runs for mayor of New York City in 2013. During the campaign, he becomes embroiled in a second widely publicized sexting scandal, which ultimately derails his once-promising political career.