Programming News

  • ‘Project Runway’ Franchise Lands Mega-Renewal at Lifetime

    Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016 - 01:52

    Lifetime’s “Project Runway” franchise has landed a mega-renewal with six seasons ordered across the flagship show and its spinoffs, Variety has confirmed. “Project Runway” has been renewed for three seasons (Season 16 through 18), “Project Runway All Stars” has been renewed for two (Season 6 and 7) and “Project Runway: Junior” has been picked up for its third season. The monster deal comes as The Weinstein Co., which is behind the “Project Runway” franchise, is b

  • Lifetime Starts Production On "Sea Change," Starring Emily Rudd, Skyler Maxon, Keenan Tracey And Maria Dizzia

    Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016 - 01:29

    Lifetime, MarVista and Pillar/Segan begin production today on the pilot Sea Change (wt), a mystical drama that follows Miranda Merchant, a teen girl on a journey to reunite with her estranged mother who lives on a seemingly idyllic island off the coast of New England. Miranda quickly learns about small-town life when she finds herself caught between the town's residents and the island's mysterious legend of dangerous Seawalkers. Filming in Nova Scotia through August, Sea Change is based on the b

  • History(R) Announces Casting For New Original Drama Series "Knightfall"

    Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016 - 01:08

    HISTORY(R) today announced casting for its new ten-episode drama series Knightfall from A+E Studios in association with Oscar(R) and Golden Globe(R) nominee Jeremy Renner's and Don Handfield's production company The Combine and Midnight Radio. Joining the cast are Bobby Schofield (Black Sea, Our World War) as Parsifal, a young man of ordinary birth who will join the Knights Templar seeking revenge, but ultimately finds a higher purpose; Sabrina Bartlett (DaVinci's Demons, Poldark) as Princess Is

  • Hallmark Channel Announces New Co-Host Of 'Home & Family,' Network's Popular Daytime Emmy(R)-Nominated Daily Lifestyle Series

    Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016 - 01:01

     Cristina Ferrare, longtime co-host of Hallmark Channel's Daytime Emmy(R)-nominated daily series "Home & Family," will depart the network's popular original lifestyle program, it was announced today by Hallmark Channel. The network also announced that current "Home & Family" member Debbie Matenopoulos will immediately join Emmy(R) Award-winning journalist and series co-host Mark Steines as the series' new co-host. "Cristina Ferrare has been instrumental in making 'Home & Fami

  • 'Archer' Renewed for 3 More Seasons at FX

    Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016 - 12:59

    The pickup keeps the animated comedy on the air through season 10 as FX also signs Floyd County Productions to an overall deal. FX is keeping critical darling comedy Archer around for the long haul. The cable network has renewed the animated series for three additional seasons, keeping the series on the air through what will be its tenth season. Additionally, FX has signed a new overall production deal with Archer creator Adam Reed's Floyd County Productions, whose Matt Thompson also execu

Hallmark Channel January 2014 Preview

Programming News

Tue, 11/19/2013 - 04:01

Take a look at all the great opportunities to advertise on Hallmark Channel in January 2013:

 JANUARY WEEK ONE (December 30 – January 5):

COUNTDOWN TO THE 125TH TOURNAMENT OF ROSES PARADE (2014) –
Wednesday, 1/1 - 7am – 8am PST/10am – 11am EST
This one-hour special captures the excitement of last-minute activity from the Pasadena, CA parade site, where more than 900 volunteers will have labored for a combined 80,000 hours to bring the amazing, gorgeous New Year’s Day spectacle to life.
 
THE 125TH TOURNAMENT OF ROSES PARADE (2014) –
Wednesday, 1/1 - 8am – 10am PST/11am – 1pm EST
On New Year’s Day, millions of spectators from around the world will celebrate the New Year with the 125th Tournament of Roses Parade.
 
HOME IMPROVEMENT MARATHON       
Wednesday, 1/1 - 4pm – 6am East Coast, 1pm-6am West Coast
Spend New Year’s Day watching one of TV’s most popular family shows. Share in the daily trials and tribulations of Tim Taylor, a TV show host raising three mischievous boys with help from his loyal co-host, domineering wife, and genius neighbor.
Stars Tim Allen and Patricia Richardson.
 
THE GOOD WIFE MARATHON     
Saturday, 1/4 - 11am – 11pm
Alicia has been a good wife to her husband, a former state attorney. After a corruption scandal, he is behind bars. She must now provide for her family and returns to work as a litigator in a law firm.
Stars Julianna Margulies and Chris Noth.
 
THE WALTONS MOVIE MARATHON
Sunday, 1/5 - 10:00am – 8:00pm
This timeless series set in Depression-era Virginia continues to resonate with today’s audiences as it chronicles the good times and hardships of one tight-knit family. Welcome home to Walton’s Mountain.
A Decade of the Waltons
10am – 12pm
A Wedding on Walton’s Mountain
12pm – 2pm
A Walton Wedding
2pm – 4pm
Mother’s Day on Walton’s Mountain
4pm – 6pm
A Walton Easter
6pm – 8pm
 
JANUARY WEEK TWO (January 6 – January 11):
JUNE IN JANUARY (2014) – Saturday, 1/11 9pm – 11pm
Every January, June Fraser goes through post-holiday blues. Alex, her longtime boyfriend who has been loath to commit, surprises her. He has accepted a fantastic offer a thousand miles away and wants to get married before the month is up. In the process of pulling off a dream wedding in little time, June begins to wonder if she's with the right guy after all...until she falls in love with Alex all over again.
Stars Brooke D'Orsay, Wesley Brown and Marilu Henner.
 
WHEN CALLS THE HEART (2014) – ORIGINAL SERIES PREMIERE
Sunday, 1/12 8pm – 9pm
Elizabeth, a young teacher accustomed to her high society life, receives her first classroom post in a small prairie town in the Western Frontier. She must deal with her restless students as well as the new Constable in town, Jack Thornton. Set against the wild canvas of a 19th century coal town, Elizabeth will have to learn the ways of the frontier if she wishes to thrive in the rural west.
Stars Erin Krakow, Lori Loughlin and Daniel Lissing. 

Hallmark Channel January 2014 Preview