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Jul 06, 2015, 08:30 ET
Sandeep Marwah Honored at Tisch School of Arts

Sandeep Marwah Honored at New York University

Pioneer of cell phone cinema in the world, Sandeep Marwah is acknowledged as "Father of Mobile Cinema" and holds the credit for shooting the...

Jul 02, 2015, 18:58 ET
Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) comes to Bounce TV on Sunday, August 2 at 9:00 p.m. (ET), with the debut of the new monthly series, PBC - The Next Round, which will showcase the sport's future stars and potential champions.  Bounce TV is free on the digital broadcast signals of local television stations and corresponding cable carriage.

World Bantamweight Championship Fight Headlines Debut of Premier Boxing Champions - The Next Round on Bounce TV Sun. Aug. 2 at 9:00 pm (ET)

 Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) comes to Bounce TV on Sunday, August 2 at 9:00 p.m. (ET), with the debut of the new monthly series, PBC - The...

Jul 01, 2015, 17:30 ET
Bounce TV's new hit comedy series Mann & Wife, starring David & Tamela Mann (Right) helped drive the network to its most-watched quarter ever in the just-completed second quarter of 2015.  Vivica A. Fox, JoMarie Payton and Tony Rock co-star. Bounce TV is the nation's first-ever and fastest-growing broadcast television network designed for African-American audiences. Bounce TV is seen on the digital signals of local broadcast television stations with corresponding cable carriage.

Bounce TV Posts its Most-Watched Quarter Ever in Second Quarter 2015

 Bounce TV -- the nation's first-ever and fast-growing broadcast television network designed for African American audiences – continued...

Jun 30, 2015, 14:26 ET

Mira TV estrena el primer informativo sobre redes sociales en el sur de la Florida

Mira TV lanzó este sábado 27 de junio el programa ¡Mira que trending!, el primer informativo sobre redes sociales en el...

Jun 30, 2015, 13:17 ET
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AXS TV Acquires The Exclusive Rights To Magnolia Pictures' 'THE WRECKING CREW,' Premiering The Celebrated Documentary On Sat., July 18, At 9 p.m. ET

 AXS TV has acquired the exclusive television rights to Magnolia Pictures' critically acclaimed music documentary THE WRECKING CREW. The film...

Jun 30, 2015, 06:00 ET

China Digital TV Announces Management Changes

China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STV) ("China Digital TV" or the "Company"), the leading provider of cloud-based application platforms and...

Jun 26, 2015, 15:43 ET

6abc does the 4th BIG!

 On Saturday, July 4th, Philadelphia celebrates red, white, and blue... BIG! 6abc is the proud broadcast partner for the Wawa Welcome America!...

Jun 25, 2015, 12:37 ET
Bounce TV is the first African American broadcast network.

Andrew Young and Bounce TV Announce Support of Charter Communications' Pending Transactions With Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks

 Ambassador Andrew Young, co-founder of Bounce TV - the first and only over-the-air broadcast television network for African Americans - today...

Jun 24, 2015, 13:00 ET
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AXS TV Secures Off-Network Cable Rights To The Critically-Acclaimed ABC Music Drama 'NASHVILLE'

 Bolstering its primetime programming portfolio, AXS TV has entered into a multi-year licensing agreement with the Disney-ABC Television Group...

Jun 22, 2015, 11:26 ET

TV Online Ventures Opens New Store Specializing in Nursery Furnishings and Accessories for Infants

 New York-based entrepreneur Toni Viertel of TV Online Ventures, LLC introduces a unique online store for nursery furniture and accessories at...

Jun 19, 2015, 13:41 ET
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'THE BIG INTERVIEW' Returns To AXS TV With Six New Summer Episodes, Opening With Country Mainstay Emmylou Harris On Tues. July 7 At 8pE

 THE BIG INTERVIEW continues its third season on AXS TV with six more candid and thought-provoking episodes beginning Tuesday,...

Jun 17, 2015, 12:29 ET

WDIV-TV Local 4 and The Parade Company will dazzle metro Detroiters June 22 at 8 p.m. with live broadcast of "The Ford Fireworks"

 Local 4, Detroit's Big Event Station, is getting ready to bring the metro Detroit community some big summertime fun. Movie star Terry Crews,...

Jun 17, 2015, 09:14 ET
"Southern Uncovered with the Lee Bros" comes to Atlanta this Sunday, June 21 on Ovation TV. Photo Credit: Moses Robinson / Getty Images

Atlanta Shines Bright In Ovation TV's "Southern Uncovered With The Lee Bros." Airing Sunday, June 21 At 8PM ET

This Sunday night, Ovation TV, America's only arts network, will continue its new series Southern Uncovered with the Lee Bros. with a stop in...

Jun 16, 2015, 12:06 ET
David Mann and Tamela Mann (Right) star in the hit new Bounce TV Original Series Mann & Wife, which has just been renewed for a second season. Mann & Wife co-stars (L-R) JoMarie Payton, Tony Rock and Vivica A. Fox. Bounce TV is the nation's first-ever and fastest-growing broadcast television network designed for African-American audiences.  Bounce TV airs on the digital signals of local television stations with corresponding cable carriage. Visit BounceTV.com for more information.

New Bounce TV Series Mann & Wife is a Hit, Delivers Nearly Six Million Viewers in Season One, Renewed and Will Return in 2016

The first season of the Bounce TV original series Mann & Wife starring David and Tamela Mann was a smash hit, delivering more than 5.7 million...

Jun 12, 2015, 11:00 ET

HITN-TV presentará la edición 58 del Desfile Nacional Puertorriqueño

 La a Quinta Avenida en Manhattan, Nueva York se convertirá una vez más en un mar de rojo, blanco y azul en honor a la edición...

Jun 12, 2015, 11:00 ET
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HITN-TV to Cover the 58th Annual National Puerto Rican Day Parade

 Manhattan's Fifth Avenue will once again turn into a beautiful sea of red, white and blue in honor of the 58th Annual National Puerto...

Jun 11, 2015, 14:14 ET

miraTV Debuta en Bright House Networks

 Sima Communications se enorgullece en anunciar el lanzamiento de miraTV en Bright House Networks el próximo18 de Junio del 2015 en las...

Jun 11, 2015, 13:44 ET

miraTV to Debut on Bright House Networks

Sima Communications is proud to announce the miraTV launch on Bright House Networks on June 18, 2015 in the Tampa and Orlando service...

Jun 10, 2015, 09:15 ET
Matt Lee and Ted Lee, hosts of "Southern Uncovered with the Lee Bros." premiering on Ovation TV June 14.

Charleston Takes Center Stage In Ovation TV's "Southern Uncovered With The Lee Bros." Premiering Sunday, June 14 At 8pm ET

 Ovation TV, America's only arts network, is debuting a new original series this Sunday night that will feature the unique and unexpected sides...

Jun 08, 2015, 17:00 ET

China Digital TV Announces Unaudited First Quarter 2015 Results

China Digital TV Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STV) ("China Digital TV" or the "Company"), the leading provider of cloud-based application platforms and...