TLC HAS BIG HIT WITH "THE LITTLE COUPLE"
Series Renewed For Second Season
Los Angeles, CA - TLC today announced that it has ordered a second season of the hit series THE LITTLE COUPLE. The program shares the story of Dr. Jen Arnold and businessman Bill Klein, who are both under four-feet tall, as they navigate life as a newly married couple. Its first season averaged 1.1 million viewers.
"Bill and Jen have welcomed the TLC audience into their remarkable lives, and the response has been wonderful," explains Howard Lee, VP Production & Development, TLC. "There are many more great moments to share and we look forward to doing that in the new season."
THE LITTLE COUPLE is produced for TLC by LMNO Productions; executive producer for LMNO is Eric Schotz. Filming for the second season's 18 episodes has already begun, and will begin airing in the fall.
TLC's innovative docu-series and reality-based programming include favorites Jon & Kate Plus 8, Little People, Big World, What Not to Wear, 18 Kids and Counting, and LA Ink. TLC defined home design with Trading Spaces and continues to renovate the genre. TLC's daytime lineup includes the Emmy Award-winning A Baby Story. The channel is available in more than 98 million homes in the US, nearly 8 million homes in Canada and through the website at www.tlc.com. TLC is part of Discovery Communications (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK), the world's number one nonfiction media company reaching more than 1.5 billion cumulative subscribers in over 170 countries.