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    Up Acquires ‘Whose Line is it Anyway’

    UP, the destination for family friendly TV, has acquired the off-network broadcast rights to “Whose Line is it Anyway?” The improv “game” show, hosted initially by Drew Carey for ABC and, at present, Aisha Tyler for The CW, will kick-off with a five-hour marathon on Sunday, October 1 beginning at 7 p.m. ET before settling […]

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    Putting the Fun Back into Family

    [socialpoll id=”2398241″] Once upon a time there was a certain perception of how a family should look on the small screen. Mom was in the kitchen, perfectly styled, fixing white collar-employed Dad his dinner just as one of their precocious kids seeks his advice. Any challenges that may have arisen were neatly, and happily, concluded […]

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    Up to Air Complete ‘Gilmore Girls’ Marathon

    Family-focused UP will offer all 153 episodes of one-hour dramedy “Gilmore Girls,” all day long, during Thanksgiving week. Featured will be trivia pop-ups throughout every episode and commentary by podcast personalities the “Gilmore Guys.” The network will also feature a watch and win sweepstakes. UP will air “Gilmore Girls” starting with season one on Friday, […]

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    UP Orders Original Series ‘Date My Dad’

    Family-themed cable net UP has ordered 10-episodes of a dramedy called “Date My Dad,” the tale of a single dad raising three teenage daughters. Three years after losing their mother, the daughters make it their mission to get their dad back in the dating game. Produced by 50° North Productions in association with EveryWhere Studios, […]

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    UP Acquires Off-Net Rights to ‘Parenthood’

    Family-themed cable network UP has acquired all 103 episodes of NBC drama “Parenthood,” which aired from 2010-2015. The series will premiere on UP on Memorial Day Monday, May 30, will five consecutive episodes beginning at 8 p.m. ET. It will air weekly with three episodes in the Monday 8-11 p.m. block. Other off-network shows airing […]

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    Thursday Final Nationals: CNN Wins Night Despite Second Least-Watched GOP Debate of Election Cycle

    CNN was Thursday night’s most-watched network in prime time with an average of 9.47 million total viewers. CNN also topped all networks among adults 18-49 (1.9 rating) and tied ABC for No. 1 in adults 18-34 (1.3 rating). The twelfth “Republican Presidential Debate” from Florida was much more calm and civil than recent previous GOP […]

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