Boyd to Lord Over DirecTV Starz! Preview


The Lord of the Rings trilogy star Billy Boyd will host Starz Encore Group LLC’s free movie weekend on direct-broadcast satellite provider DirecTV Inc. Sept. 17-19.

Starz! is the exclusive pay television home of all three Lord of the Rings movies.

The free preview of 12 “Starz Super Pak” channels runs from 9 p.m. (EST) Sept. 17 to midnight Sept. 19.

Highlights of the preview include Julia Roberts in Mona Lisa Smile, Johnny Depp in The Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Ang Lee's Hulk and Cold Creek Manor.