HBO Makes Sopranos -Style Offer1/22/2001 5:49 AM Eastern
Home Box Office launched an online sweepstakes Monday to help promote the
upcoming third-season premiere of its hit series, The Sopranos, scheduled
for March 4.
At its Web site, www.hbo.com, fans can enter
their electronic-mail addresses for a chance to win a trip for four to Italy, a
trip to the Italian-themed Venetian Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, gift
certificates at online shopping site thinkitaly or boxed
video sets of The Sopranos: The First Season.
The premium network is asking online entrants for permission to send
electronic messages about upcoming HBO programming.