Antenna TV Adds 5 Programs To 2020 Lineup

Antenna TV Adds 5 Programs To 2020 Lineup

Tribune Broadcasting’s Multicast Entertainment Network Adds the Facts of Life, Diff’rent Strokes, Designing Women, NewsRadio and Who’s the Boss

Chicago, IL – August 22, 2019- Antenna TV, Tribune Broadcasting’s multicast network, today announced the addition of five classic series to the network’s 2020 lineup.  Antenna TV, which airs in 136 TV markets across the U.S. reaching 89% of TV households, continues to aggressively invest in programming acquisitions. Beginning in January, Antenna TV will add the Facts of Life, Diff’rent Strokes, Designing Women and NewsRadio.  In Fall 2020, Who’s the Boss will join the lineup.

“We have seen a tremendous positive response from viewers enjoying Antenna TV’s classic programming and from stations seeing an increase in revenue,” said Sean Compton, President Strategic Programming and Acquisitions, Tribune Broadcasting. “This latest round of programming additions will further broaden Antenna TV’s viewership, and we look forward to continued momentum for the network.”

Antenna TV ( Tribune Broadcasting’s multicast network, launched on January 1, 2011 airs in 136 TV markets across the U.S. reaching 89% of TV households, including WPIX-TV (11.2) New York, KTLA-TV (5.2) Los Angeles, and WGN-TV (9.2) Chicago. On January 1, 2016, Antenna TV became the new home of “Johnny Carson.”  For local station information, please visit:

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