From hot debuts to returning hits, learn more about some of the programs that have customers tuning in—where they can see your business.
Monica Lewinsky is set to star in six-part A&E documentary The Clinton Affair (wt), beginning Sunday, November 18. The cable net ordered the series from Alex Gibney’s Jigsaw Productions, Jemina Khan’s Instinct Productions and director Blair Foster (Rolling Stone: Stories From The Edge). The limited series features never-before-seen archival footage.
Ho, ho, whoa: In a move worthy of Saul Goodman (and the Grinch), AMC has stolen away broadcast rights to a trio of holiday classics closely associated with rival Freeform’s decades-old 25 Days of Christmas programming stunt. Starting in November, three Warner Bros.–distributed titles — Elf, National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, and The Polar Express — will air exclusively on the network of The Walking Dead. AMC will use the movies, along with more than four dozen other holiday films and specials, to anchor a new, month-long marathon of Yuletide programming it’s dubbing “Best Christmas Ever.” Halloween is a month away, but the war for Christmas viewers has already started.
BBC America’s five-part co-production Dynasties will premiere Saturday, January 19, at 9:00 pm (ET) as an AMC Networks simulcast event across BBC America, AMC, IFC and SundanceTV. Presented by Sir David Attenborough (Blue Planet II, Planet Earth II), Dynasties follows five of the world’s most celebrated but endangered animals, as they do whatever it takes to survive and protect the next generation.
Lace up your boots because you're about to embark on the journey of a lifetime with the family that's bringing khaki back! The Irwins - Terri, Bindi and Robert - return to Animal Planet in a new series that gives audiences an all-access, front row seat to experience the sights and sounds of their thrilling wildlife adventures around the globe and the amazing animals that continue to inspire their conservation efforts. From running Australia's largest family-owned zoo, Australia Zoo in Queensland, to crisscrossing the world protecting and celebrating the most wondrous animals on the planet, The Irwins work thoughtfully and tirelessly to carry on Steve's mission to bring people closer to animals and ignite the connection that will ensure an abundance of wildlife for generations to come. Crickey! It’s the Irwins launches as a global series premiere beginning Sunday, October 28 at 8:00 pm (ET) and will be seen in Animal Planet's 360 million homes around the world.
And Animal Planet’s new show Amanda to the Rescue, focused on a family that cares for animals in need, premieres on Sunday, October 28 at 9:00 pm (ET).
Animal Planet’s Into Alaska debuts Monday, October 15 at 9:00 pm (ET). New docu-series walks in the shoes of the men and women of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
BBC America announces they will air a 13-day marathon of Doctor Who starting Tuesday, September 25 at 6:00 am (ET), including every episode from the first ten seasons of the reboot. Stunt culminates with the global debut on Sunday, October 7 of new Doctor Jodie Whittaker. The new season of Doctor Who hits BBC America timed to the UK premiere broadcast on Sunday, October 7th at 1:45 pm (ET).