Popular Classic Sitcoms Join The Hub
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 15, 2012
POPULAR CLASSIC SITCOMS 'MORK & MINDY,'
'THE FACTS OF LIFE' AND 'SABRINA THE TEENAGE WITCH'
JOIN THE HUB TV NETWORK LINEUP BEGINNING APRIL 2
LOS ANGELES – The Hub TV network, a destination for kids and their families, will add fan-favorite classic sitcoms "Sabrina The Teenage Witch," "The Facts of Life" and "Mork & Mindy," to the network's lineup beginning Monday, April 2 (9-10:30 p.m. ET, with encore presentations in late night and on weekends).
The popular half-hour series will be presented back-to-back, Mondays through Thursdays. With strong and devoted fan bases for all three of the shows, the newly acquired series build on The Hub's successful strategy of presenting programming based on beloved properties in the kids and family entertainment space.
The new additions to The Hub's lineup beginning April 2 are:
"Sabrina The Teenage Witch" (Monday – Thursday, 9 p.m. ET)
Sabrina Sellman (Melissa Joan Hart) is a teenager with magical powers living with her two aunts Hilda (Caroline Rhea) and Zelda (Beth Broderick) and their magical talking cat, Salem. After discovering at age 16 that she's a witch, Sabrina is counseled by her aunts and even the cat in growing up magical. Distributed by CBS Television Distribution.
"The Facts of Life" (Monday – Thursday, 9:30 p.m. ET)
A group of girls attending a boarding school experience the joys and the trials of adolescence under the guiding hand of housemother, Edna Garrett (Charlotte Rae). Distributed by Sony Pictures Television.
"Mork & Mindy" (Monday – Thursday, 10:00 p.m. ET)
Mork (Academy Award winner Robin Williams) is a zany alien who comes to Earth to study its residents, and the life of the human woman with whom he boards is never the same. Distributed by CBS Television Distribution.
About The Hub
THE HUB is a multi-platform joint venture between Discovery Communications (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) and Hasbro, Inc., (NASDAQ: HAS) with a goal of entertaining, enlightening, empowering and educating children and their families. The cable and satellite television network features original programming as well as content from Discovery's library of award-winning children's educational programming; from Hasbro's rich portfolio of entertainment and educational properties built during the past 90 years; and from leading third-party producers worldwide. The Hub lineup includes animated and live-action series, as well as specials, game shows, and family-favorite movies. The network extends its content through a robust and engaging online presence at www.hubworld.com. The Hub rebranded from Discovery Kids on October 10, 2010, and reaches approximately 64 million U.S. households. The Hub logo and name are trademarks of Hub Television Networks, LLC. All rights reserved. To find the channel in your area, please visit http://www.Hubworld.com and check the Find The Hub On TV link at the top of the page.
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