Phil W. Hudson, Atlanta Business Chronicle
Bounce TV gained the television rights to four shows in individual, multi-year licensing agreements.
The Marietta, Ga.-based broadcast television network said it acquired 72 episodes of ‘Roc’ and 90 episodes of ‘The Parent ‘Hood‘ from Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution; 144 episodes of A’ Different World’ from Carsey-Werner Distribution and 89 episodes of ‘The Hughleys’ from Twentieth Television.
‘Roc’ aired on FOX and stars Charles S. Dutton as Baltimore garbage collector Roc Emerson and Ella Joyce as his wife, The Parent ‘Hood was part of the original Wednesday night lineup that helped launch The WB network, A Different World debuted as the No. 1 new show of its premiere season and The Hughleys starsD. L. Hughley and is based on his real-life experiences.
The four series will be scheduled together to create a new line-up leading into prime time, with the network airing two episodes of each show back-to-back Monday through Friday starting at 5:00 p.m.beginning Jan. 5th.