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Jan 12, 2016, 14:54 ET
Bounce TV -- the nation's first and only broadcast television network designed for African-American (AA) audiences and TV's fastest-growing AA network -- is expanding into hour-long drama with Saints & Sinners, which will center around the pursuit of power, intertwined with deceit, greed, corruption and murder - all set against the backdrop of a large southern church. Saints & Sinners will be seen Sunday nights at 9:00 p.m. (ET) starting March 6.

Vanessa Bell Calloway, Clifton Powell, Gloria Reuben, Keith Robinson, Christian Keyes, Richard Lawson, Jasmine Burke and More Cast in Bounce TV's First Original Dramatic Series Saints & Sinners

Following the success of scripted comedy series, Bounce TV -- the nation's first and only broadcast television network designed for...

Jan 05, 2016, 16:22 ET
Bounce TV is the first African American broadcast network.

Bounce TV Posts Strongest Year in its History, Remains the Fastest-Growing African-American Network on Television

 Bounce TV viewership continued to soar in 2015 as the nation's first-and-only broadcast television network for African Americans (AA) posted...

Nov 19, 2015, 14:50 ET
New episodes of the hit comedy series Family Time can be seen every Tuesday night at 9pm ET on Bounce TV, the nation's first-and-only over-the-air and free television network for African Americans. For local channel number and more information, visit BounceTV.com

Newest Family Time Episode Becomes Bounce TV's Most-Watched Original Series Telecast Ever Among Key Demos

The latest episode of the Bounce TV original series Family Time has become the network's most-watched original series telecast ever among key...

Oct 28, 2015, 13:13 ET

Heavyweight Champion Deontay Wilder To Serve as Guest Analyst for Premier Boxing Champions - The Next Round On Bounce TV This Fri., Oct. 30 at 9:00 p.m. ET

Rocky Balboa and Apollo Creed will be on the undercard of the next Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) – The Next Round on Bounce TV this Friday...

Oct 22, 2015, 14:53 ET
New episodes of the hit sitcom Family Time premiere Tuesday nights at 9:00 pm (ET) on Bounce TV, the nation's first-and-only over-the-air and free television network for African Americans. For more information, visit BounceTV.com

Family Time Viewership Grows for Third Consecutive Week, Season Three Episode Three Premiere Telecast Becomes Show's Most-Watched Episode to Date

 New season three episodes of the Bounce TV Original Series Family Time have grown its audience for third consecutive week. The season...

Oct 01, 2015, 17:49 ET
Season Three of the hit series "Family Time" premieres on Tues. Oct. 6 at 9:00 pm (ET) on Bounce TV, the nation's first-and-only over-the-air and free television network for African Americans. "Family Time" will be seen every Tuesday night at 9. For more information, visit BounceTV.com

Bounce TV Posts its Best Quarter Ever, September Becomes Most-Watched Month in its History, Newest Original Sitcom In The Cut Becomes #1 Series

 Bounce TV -- the nation's fastest-growing television network designed for African-American audiences -- continued its ratings climb in the...

Sep 03, 2015, 16:21 ET
The second episode of the new Bounce TV Original Series In The Cut increased viewership tremendously over its series premiere episode to become Bounce TV's most-watched original series telecast to date. The explosion in viewership has driven In The Cut to become the most-watched original series in Bounce TV's history to date.

In The Cut Viewership Explodes in Week Two, Second Episode & Series Become Most-Watched Original in Bounce TV's History

 Joining Empire in the rare company of television series that increased ratings from week one to week two, the second episode of the new Bounce...

Aug 27, 2015, 14:32 ET
Bounce TV's newest original series In The Cut can be seen Tuesday nights at 9:00 p.m. ET.  The show stars Dorien Wilson (The Parkers, Dream On), Ken Lawson (The Parkers) and also features Jackee Harry (Sister, Sister) and John Marshall Jones (The Smart Guy) along with special guest stars Vanessa Bell Calloway (Shameless), Golden Brooks (Girlfriends) and Chastity Dotson (Single Ladies). The half-hour situation comedy was created by Bentley Kyle Evans (The Jamie Foxx Show, Martin) and is produced by Evans and partner Trenton Gumbs.

In The Cut Becomes Bounce TV's #1 Series Premiere Ever in Adults 18-49

 The premiere of the new Bounce TV Original Series In The Cut has become the network's number one series premiere in the delivery of...

Aug 19, 2015, 11:56 ET
Bounce TV will launch a new original series In The Cut in a special six-week summer series run Tuesday nights at 9:00 p.m. starting Aug. 25. In The Cut stars Dorien Wilson (The Parkers, Dream On), Ken Lawson (The Parkers) and also features Jackee Harry (Sister, Sister) and John Marshall Jones (The Smart Guy) along with special guest stars Vanessa Bell Calloway (Shameless), Golden Brooks (Girlfriends) and Chastity Dotson (Single Ladies).

Bounce TV to Launch New Original Series In The Cut Tues. Aug. 25 at 9:00 p.m. (ET)

 Bounce TV (http://bouncetv.com), the nation's fastest-growing television network for African Americans, will launch a new original series In...

Jul 30, 2015, 11:18 ET
Bounce TV, the nation's first-ever over-the-air broadcast television network for African Americans, has begun to beat BET in viewership.  Premier Boxing Champions comes to Bounce TV this 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. The network will also stream the telecast live on BounceTV.com, which also has local channel location for the network.

Bounce TV Catches BET in Viewership

 Bounce TV has been the #1 African-American targeted television network in the delivery of overall viewers and key demos a dozen times in...

Jul 28, 2015, 12:45 ET
Premier Boxing Champions comes to Bounce TV this 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. The network will also stream the telecast live on BounceTV.com, which will also have local channel location for the network.

On-Air Talent Announced for Debut of Premier Boxing Champions - The Next Round This Sunday Aug. 2 at 9:00 pm (ET) on Bounce TV

 Bounce TV today announced a seasoned line-up of on-air sports talent for the debut of its new monthly series Premier Boxing Champions - The...

Jul 23, 2015, 13:13 ET
Premier Boxing Champions 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. The network will also stream the telecast live on BounceTV.com, which will also have local channel location for the network.

Chris "Ludacris" Bridges Stars in New Promotional Campaign For Bounce TV's Debut of Premier Boxing Champions - The Next Round Sunday, August 2 at 9 p.m. ET

 Chris "Ludacris" Bridges is stepping into the ring to help Bounce TV promote the debut of Premier Boxing Champions - The Next Round via a new...

Jul 21, 2015, 12:07 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. The event will also be streamed live on BounceTV.com.

Payano vs. Warren: Premier Boxing Champions - The Next Round To be Streamed Live on BounceTV.com 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 a new monthly series kicked-off by...

Jul 07, 2015, 12:29 ET

Bounce TV Pulls Cosby Series

 Bounce TV will cease airing the television series Cosby effective immediately. Bounce TV is a broadcast network carried by local television...

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 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 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...

May 28, 2015, 11:33 ET
Bounce TV will air the The Bernie Mac Show Monday-Friday with back-to-back episodes from 8:00-9:00 pm (ET) beginning June 1. The sitcom joins The Hughleys (7:00-8:00pm) and The Parent 'Hood  (6:00-7:00 pm) in Bounce TV's early evening line-up. Bounce TV is the fastest-growing African-American (AA) network on television and has become the #2 most-watched among all AA networks.  The network airs on the digital broadcast signals of local television stations and corresponding cable carriage and features a programming mix of original and off-network series, theatrical motion pictures, specials, live sports and more.

Bounce TV Acquires Rights to The Bernie Mac Show, To Air Series Weeknights 8:00-9:00 pm (ET) Starting June 1

 Bounce TV -- the nation's first and only broadcast television network designed for African American audiences -- has licensed the broadcast...

May 07, 2015, 11:44 ET
Bounce TV has renewed the new hit comedy series Mann & Wife, starring David & Tamela Mann (Right) for season two. Bounce TV has also renewed Family Time and Off The Chain and will produce its first-ever drama series in addition to airing PBC Boxing.  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 TV stations, with corresponding cable carriage. www.BounceTV.com

Bounce TV Unveils 2015-16 Upfront Programming Slate

 Bounce TV -- the nation's first and only broadcast television network designed for African American audiences -- today announced its original...