ATLANTA, April 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Bounce TV, the nation's fastest-growing television network designed for African-American audiences, today announced that it has:
- Ordered a second season of its new mega-hit original drama series Saints & Sinners, currently setting network records for viewership in its inaugural season. The next episode of season one premieres Sunday, April 17 at 9:00 p.m. ET as police scramble to follow new leads and make a discovery that may lead to solving the murder that has viewers guessing. The first season finale - which will answer the question "whodunit?" - will air April 24 at 9:00 p.m. ET.
- Renewed the popular sitcoms:
- Mann & Wife - starring David & Tamela Mann, Tony Rock, Vivica A. Fox and JoMarie Payton - for a third season. New season two episodes of Mann & Wife are currently premiering Tuesday nights at 9:00 p.m. ET/8:00 p.m. CT; season three will debut in the spring of 2017.
- In The Cut for season three. Dorien Wilson, Ken Lawson and John Marshall Jones star with Kalita Smith (The Bernie Mac Show) joining the cast for season two, which debuts this July. Season three will air in the third quarter of 2017.
- Family Time for a fourth season, to premiere later this year; Omar Gooding and Angell Conwell star.
- Renewed its stand-up comedy series Off The Chain for a fourth season, coming later this year.
- Tapped well-respected journalist Ed Gordon to produce and host the networks' first-ever news magazine show, Ed Gordon, a series of one-hour specials in which Gordon will sit down for revealing interviews with top headline makers, entertainers and pop cultural figures. Ed Gordon will premiere this summer.
- Partnered with The Trumpet Awards Foundation to present the exclusive national television premiere of The 25th Annual Trumpet Awards, which will world premiere in the first quarter of 2017.
Bounce TV - the only emerging broadcast network producing original scripted series - features a programming mix of original and off-network series, theatrical motion pictures, specials, live sports and more. Visit BounceTV.com for more information.
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