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FEARnet's "April Fools Day" Sweepstakes is No Joke for Fans


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LOS ANGELES, March 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --, the web's #1 genre site, will treat, not trick, fans this April Fools' Day with its latest contest.  The April Fools Day Sweepstakes, which starts today at 10 a.m. PST and runs through 5 p.m. PST on April 2, 2012, will have fans feeling so ridiculously excited they'll be convinced they have been pranked. Fans will think FEARnet is foolish for giving away so many prizes for its April Fools' Sweepstakes. This jokingly good pack includes: 

  • Sony Reader with light up case
  • Christine DVD
  • Nightmares and Dreamscapes DVD
  • Pet Semetery DVD
  • Scream 4 DVD
  • Stephen King's IT DVD
  • Shaun of the Dead DVD
  • The Mist DVD
  • DL & Co. Dice Set
  • DL & Co. Black Skull & Snake Candle
  • FEARnet Mug, Squeezy Stress Eyeball , Sticker, Button, Light Up Pen, Fingerless Gloves
  • Holliston Hat, Tee & Bumper Sticker

Fans can enter the sweepstakes at: from now through April 2nd.  It is open to all residents of the United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older.  One entry per person per email address per day will be allowed. 

The "April Fools Day" sweepstakes is the latest addition to the list of amazing sweepstakes and giveaway events featured on  Recently FEARnet also launched its "Hunger Games", one of which FEARnet gave away a trip to the world premiere in Los Angeles, and its "St. Patty's Day" sweepstakes.

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About FEARnet

FEARnet is the premier cable television channel for fans of horror, thriller and suspense entertainment.  Featuring original series and movies, its unrivaled modern horror library unites Sony Pictures Television (SPT: US), Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), the two top studios producing and distributing the genre, and Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA) (NASDAQ: CMCSK), the nation's leading provider of cable, entertainment and communications products and services.  FEARnet is also available online at and On Demand.    

FEARnet launched its traditional cable channel October 31, 2010 and is available on Comcast, Cox, Time Warner, Verizon FiOS, and other MSOs.  The channel provides more than 300 movies a year including regularly scheduled world, broadcast and network premieres, as well as new series, and original interstitial content, and is offered in both standard and high-definition.  FEARnet On Demand has generated over 615 MM views, is the #1 Free Movie VOD network, and is available on AT&T U-Verse, Bresnan, Comcast, Cox Communications, Guadalupe Valley Systems, Insight Communications, Time Warner, Verizon FiOS, Wyandotte Municipal Services, and others. is the web's #1 site for genre fans, and PC Magazine named among "The 15 Best Websites for Movie Fans" where users can explore the world of genre entertainment on a visually arresting video-rich environment packed with movies, news, interactive community features and fresh original content.  


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