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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...

Apr 28, 2015, 12:27 ET
Rodney Perry headlines Bounce TV's "Off The Chain Live!" Comedy Tour 2015. "Off The Chain" is Bounce TV's family-friendly comedy show featuring some of the most hilarious African-American comedians on the stand-up scene. Bounce TV airs on the digital signals of local television stations with corresponding cable carriage. Visit BounceTV.com for more information.

Bounce TV Announces 17-City "Off The Chain Live!" Comedy Tour Based on the Network's Popular Stand-Up Comedy Series

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

Apr 16, 2015, 14:56 ET
New episodes of the new hit comedy series Mann & Wife, starring David & Tamela Mann (Right) premiere Tuesday nights at 9:00 p.m. ET/8:00 p.m. CT on Bounce TV. Vivica A. Fox, JoMarie Payton and Tony Rock co-star. The series follows the newlywed, second-chance sweethearts as they laugh and love their way through the ups and downs of life as a blended family, each with two children from previous marriages. Bounce TV is the nation's first-ever and fastest-growing broadcast television network designed for...

Mann & Wife Viewership Grows in Week Two, Second Episode Becomes 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...

Apr 09, 2015, 16:27 ET
David Mann and Tamela Mann (Right) star in the new Bounce TV Original Series Mann & Wife. New episodes of Mann & Wife premiere Tuesday nights at 9pm ET/8 CT. Mann & Wife co-stars 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.

Mann & Wife is a HIT: Series Premiere of New Sitcom Starring David & Tamela Mann Becomes Most-Watched Original in Bounce TV's History

 The premiere of the new Bounce TV Original Series Mann & Wife has become the network's most-watched original to date. The series premiere...

Apr 06, 2015, 11:00 ET
David Mann and Tamela Mann (Right) star in the new Bounce TV Original Series Mann & Wife. New episodes of Mann & Wife premiere Tuesday nights at 9pm ET/8 CT starting April 7. Mann & Wife co-stars 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.

New Original Series Mann & Wife Premieres Tues. April 7 @ 9PM (ET) on Bounce TV

Real-life husband and wife team David Mann (House of Payne, Meet The Browns) and Tamela Mann (Madea's Big Happy Family, Sparkle) are reuniting...

Mar 02, 2015, 13:30 ET

Bounce TV to Broadcast Live Boxing In New Multi-Year Agreement for Premier Boxing Champions (PBC)

 Bounce TV has signed a multi-year deal to televise live boxing events of the new Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) series, joining an impressive...

Jan 28, 2015, 15:20 ET
Bounce TV is the first African American broadcast network

Bounce TV to Celebrate Black History Month

 Bounce TV (www.bouncetv.com), the nation's first-ever broadcast television network for African Americans, will honor Black History Month in...

Dec 17, 2014, 11:21 ET

Martin Luther King III Recalls Words of His Father in New Video Produced by Bounce TV

 In the wake of recent decisions in Ferguson, MO and Staten Island, NY and protests around the country, Martin Luther King III (@OfficialMLK3)...

Dec 16, 2014, 12:00 ET
Popular sitcoms The Hughleys, Roc, A Different World and The Parent 'Hood will premiere on Bounce TV on Jan. 5, 2015.

Bounce TV Acquires First Off-Net Series: Roc and The Parent 'Hood from Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution, A Different World from Carsey-Werner, The Hughleys from Twentieth Television

 In its first foray into off-network series acquisition, Bounce TV has landed the television rights to four shows in individual, multi-year...

Nov 06, 2014, 13:33 ET
Actress/comedienne Kim Coles (Living Single, In Living Color) will headline the season premiere of the Bounce TV Original Series "Off The Chain" on Weds. Nov. 12 at 10:00 p.m. ET.  Visit BounceTV.com for local channel listing.  Follow @bounce_tv

Kim Coles (Living Single, In Living Color) Kicks-off Third Season Of Bounce TV's Stand-up Comedy Series Off The Chain

 The third season premiere of Bounce TV's popular, family-friendly original comedy series Off The Chain will be Wednesday, November 12 at 10:00...

Oct 13, 2014, 12:05 ET
Bounce TV's popular "Family Time" series returns for season two and will be seen Tuesday nights at 10:00 p.m. (ET) beginning Oct. 14. (PRNewsFoto/Bounce TV)

Second Season Premiere of Family Time Tues. Oct. 14 @ 10:00 p.m. ET on Bounce TV

 The new, 10-episode second season of Bounce TV's popular sitcom Family Time will premiere Tuesday night Oct. 14 at 10:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)...

Sep 22, 2014, 12:35 ET
Bounce TV's popular "Family Time" series returns for season two and will be seen Tuesday nights at 10:00 p.m. (ET) beginning Oct. 14. (PRNewsFoto/Bounce TV)

Bounce TV Sets Second Season Premiere Date for Family Time: Tues. Oct. 14 @ 10:00 p.m. ET

Bounce TV (www.bouncetv.com) -- the nation's first-ever and fast-growing broadcast television network for African Americans -- announced today that...

Aug 27, 2014, 12:31 ET

Bounce TV Announces Bounce TV Summer Music Festival 2014

 Bounce TV (@bounce_tv - www.bouncetv.com) -- the nation's first-ever and fast-growing broadcast television network designed for African...

Jun 12, 2014, 13:20 ET
Comedian Rodney Perry (@rodneyperry) - host of the Bounce TV (@bounce_tv) stand-up comedy series Off The Chain - will headline the Off The Chain Live! comedy tour this summer.  Tour dates and info at www.bouncetv.com (PRNewsFoto/Bounce TV)

Bounce TV Announces Six-City "Off The Chain Live!" Comedy Tour Based Upon the Network's Popular Stand-Up Comedy Series

 Bounce TV (@bounce_tv - www.bouncetv.com) -- the nation's first-ever and fastest-growing broadcast television network designed for...

May 29, 2014, 13:01 ET

Rapper T.I. To Help Bounce TV Celebrate Black Music Month In June

 Bounce TV (www.bouncetv.com) -- the nation's first-ever and fastest-growing broadcast television network designed for African American...

May 05, 2014, 11:24 ET
Bounce TV is the first African American broadcast network.  (PRNewsFoto/Bounce TV)

Bounce TV Unveils New Original Series & Renewals for 2014-15 Upfront Season

 Bounce TV (www.bouncetv.com) -- the nation's first-ever and fastest-growing broadcast television network designed for African American...

Apr 04, 2014, 13:00 ET
Bounce TV to Premiere New Series "One Love" on April 8 at 9pm ET, Mark Curry.  (PRNewsFoto/Bounce TV)

Bounce TV to Premiere New Original Series "One Love" Tues. April 8 @ 9:00 PM (ET) As Ratings Continue To Soar

Bounce TV (www.bouncetv.com) -- the nation's first-ever broadcast television network designed for African American audiences -- today announced its...

Apr 03, 2014, 11:59 ET
Jonathan Katz, President and CEO of Katz Broadcasting, which is launching two new broadcast television networks - Escape (For Women) and Grit (Targeting Men) - later this summer.(PRNewsFoto/Bounce TV)

Two New Broadcast Networks to Launch This Summer: ESCAPE to be First-Ever Broadcast Network for Women, GRIT to Target Men

Two new demo-specific broadcast networks created by the architect and Chief Operating Officer of successful African American network Bounce TV will...

Sep 25, 2013, 16:03 ET
Bounce TV is the first African American broadcast network.  (PRNewsFoto/Bounce TV)

Bounce TV Celebrates 2nd Birthday With Record Distribution, Advertiser And Ratings Growth And Accelerated Original Programming Production

 Martin Luther King III and Ambassador Andrew Young are among the Founding Group and Board of Directors of Bounce TV, the nation's first and...

Sep 03, 2013, 12:01 ET

Bounce TV Posts Highest-Rated Month in its History in August

 Bounce TV has posted its highest-rated and most-watched month in its short history, posting gains in key categories and targeted demographics...