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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
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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...

Aug 26, 2013, 10:30 ET
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Bounce TV to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington on August 28

 In honor of the 50th anniversary of The March on Washington on August 28, Bounce TV (www.BounceTV.com) will present the exclusive...

Aug 21, 2013, 10:30 ET

Bounce TV to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington on August 28: Tribute Includes Exclusive Television Premiere of KING: A FILMED RECORD - MONTGOMERY TO MEMPHIS DOCUMENTARY

 In honor of the 50th anniversary of The March on Washington on August 28, Bounce TV (www.BounceTV.com) will present the exclusive...

Aug 13, 2013, 10:10 ET
BOUNCE TV Begins Production on its First Original Scripted Sitcom: My Crazy Roommate Created and Executive Produced by Bentley Kyle Evans - Photo:  Brooke (Laila Odom) and Chole (Brittany Richards).  (PRNewsFoto/Bounce TV)

BOUNCE TV Begins Production on its First Original Scripted Sitcom: My Crazy Roommate Created and Executive Produced by Bentley Kyle Evans

 Bounce TV (www.BounceTV.com) has started production in Los Angeles on the network's first original scripted sitcom, My Crazy Roommate. ...

Jul 15, 2013, 11:23 ET

Bounce TV Announces First-Ever Renewals and More Launches

 After just 21 months on the air, Bounce TV (http://bouncetv.com), the nation's fast-growing and only broadcast television network for African...

Jul 09, 2013, 11:15 ET

Bounce TV to Premiere New Original Series BRKDWN This Fall, YouTube Channel Alchemy Networks and Bunim Murray to Produce New Episodes of the Popular Online Show

 Bounce TV (www.BounceTV.com), the nation's fast-growing and only broadcast television network for African Americans, will debut a new original...

Jun 24, 2013, 12:45 ET
Bounce TV Acquires Broadcast Network Rights To The American Bible Challenge.  (PRNewsFoto/Bounce TV)

Bounce TV Acquires Broadcast Network Rights To The American Bible Challenge and Catch 21

 Bounce TV (www.bouncetv.com), the nation's only broadcast television network for African Americans, has acquired broadcast television rights...

May 21, 2013, 11:16 ET
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Bounce TV Unveils its First Upfront Programming Slate: Five New Original Series, Two Series Renewals, Broadcast Premiere of New Revival of The Newlywed Game, New Sports Rights & More Movie Titles among Highlights

 Bounce TV (www.bouncetv.com), the nation's only broadcast television network for African Americans, today announced its first-ever slate of...