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Mar 27, 2018, 09:08 ET BYUtv's Hidden-Camera Show, "Random Acts," Returns on a New Night, Time with Partner, Reader's Digest

BYUtv announced today that "Random Acts," its unscripted half-hour hidden-camera show that highlights the altruistic nature of human...


Mar 13, 2018, 09:08 ET BYUtv Expands Original Spring Programming Roster with Three New Co-Productions and Acquired Series

BYUtv will debut a diverse slate of family programming this spring beginning with the U.S. premiere of the BBC critically acclaimed and...


Feb 06, 2018, 09:08 ET "Relative Race," BYUtv's Award-Winning Family History-Based Reality Competition Program, Returns For Third Season

BYUtv will debut the third season of the first genealogy-based competitive reality show, "Relative Race," on Sunday, March 4 at 9pm ET/7pm MT....


Dec 05, 2017, 10:38 ET Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir's 14th Annual PBS Broadcast Features Cross-Cultural, Latino-Themed Celebration with Renowned Operatic Tenor Rolando Villazón

Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir premieres on PBS Dec. 15 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings). This annual spectacular, the top viewed...


Nov 17, 2017, 20:57 ET BYUtv to Debut Primetime Family Game Show, Just Like Mom and Dad

BYUtv today announced plans to co-produce a new game show titled Just Like Mom and Dad. Produced in association with marblemedia and YES TV in...


Sep 20, 2017, 09:08 ET BYUtv Debuts Original Sci-Fi Series, Extinct, on Oct. 1 at 9pm ET/7pm MT

BYUtv today announced the Oct. 1 premiere of its second original scripted drama series, Extinct. Created exclusively for BYUtv by New York...


Jun 29, 2017, 12:08 ET BYUtv to Debut Television Feature Film, Instrument of War, Inspired by WWII Pilot on Thanksgiving Night 2017

BYUtv is proud to present Instrument of War, an original scripted holiday television special inspired by first-hand accounts of WWII bomber pilot...


May 25, 2017, 10:28 ET BYUtv to Premiere New Original Series, The New Creatives

BYUtv is premiering a brand-new original series, The New Creatives, on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 8:30pm MT. What does "creativity" mean in a world...


Mar 31, 2017, 09:08 ET BYUtv Renews Random Acts, Hidden-Camera Show Highlighting Kindness, for Second Season

BYUtv announced today that Random Acts, its unscripted half-hour hidden-camera show, is returning to the airwaves for a second season on Monday,...


Mar 02, 2017, 09:07 ET BYUtv Debuts Second Season Of Relative Race, Award-Winning Family History-Based Reality Competition Program

BYUtv will debut the second season of the first genealogy-based competitive reality show, Relative Race, on Sunday, March 5 at 9pm ET/7pm MT....


Nov 23, 2016, 12:43 ET BYUtv to premiere holiday television feature, Winter Thaw, starring John Rhys-Davies on Thanksgiving 2016

From the network that has brought to life some of the most meaningful historical eras and figures, BYUtv, a groundbreaking High Definition cable...


Sep 13, 2016, 11:28 ET BYUtv Creates Second Original Scripted Drama Show, Extinct

BYUtv today announced the launch of its second original scripted drama series, Extinct, which will premiere in 2017. Created by Ender's Game author...


Mar 15, 2016, 08:53 ET BYUtv to Debut "Random Acts", Hidden-Camera Show Highlighting Kindness

 Expanding on the breadth of its innovative and inspirational series line-up, BYUtv will debut an all-new unscripted half-hour hidden-camera...


Feb 17, 2016, 08:57 ET BYUtv to Debut Series Premiere of "Relative Race," First Family History-Based Reality Competition Program

 In an expansion of its innovative programming and unique series lineup, BYUtv will debut its all-new original, unscripted competition reality...


Nov 19, 2015, 08:57 ET BYUtv to Air Joan of Arc, A New Docudrama About the Unwavering Faith of a Young Girl Who Saved the Nation of France

From the network that brought you Fires of Faith, Silent Night and Handel's Messiah, BYUtv today announced it has produced and will air this...


Nov 13, 2014, 15:05 ET BYUtv to Air Handel's Messiah, A New Docudrama On the Choral Masterpiece of George Frideric Handel Narrated by Jane Seymour

 BYUtv today announced that it has produced and will air this holiday season, Handel's Messiah, a new docudrama about the world's most popular...


Oct 22, 2014, 09:00 ET BYU Broadcasting Wins 13 Emmy® Awards

 BYU Broadcasting, including its nationwide university-affiliated flagship television network BYUtv, today announced that it received thirteen...


Sep 30, 2014, 11:07 ET BYUtv's Studio C Sketch Comedy Series' Popularity Explodes Online, Breaking Network Records; Launches New Season on Oct. 6

 In response to the exponential audience growth of its original irreverent-yet-family-appropriate sketch comedy hit Studio C, BYUtv announces...


Jul 16, 2014, 13:20 ET BYUtv Renews First Original Scripted Dramatic Series Granite Flats for Season 3

BYUtv, the nationwide high definition cable television network of Brigham Young University, today announced the renewal of its first original...


Apr 22, 2014, 07:00 ET BYUtv releases streaming video app for Xbox 360

 BYUtv, the nationwide High Definition television network of Brigham Young University, today announced the release of a video streaming app for...


Jun 10, 2013, 08:00 ET BYUtv and Bright House Networks Announce New Market-wide HD/SD Carriage Agreement

 BYUtv, the only nationwide university-affiliated television network, announced today that its roster will now be available to all Bright...


Mar 11, 2013, 07:00 ET BYUtv's First Scripted Series Granite Flats Fills Primetime Family Television Void

 BYUtv today announced that its first scripted series, Granite Flats, would fill the decade-long family friendly programming void when the...


Aug 30, 2012, 07:00 ET BYUtv Launches HD Multimedia Sports-Fan Website, BYUtvsports.com

 Building on its unprecedented leadership in live High Definition (HD) college sports programming, Brigham Young University's national...


Oct 12, 2011, 08:00 ET BYUtv to Air First U.S. Documentary Series on Making of King James Bible

BYUtv today announced that it will present and air the first U.S. television film series on the making of the King James Bible, coinciding with the...