TLC BRINGS BACK FAN FAVORITES FOR FALL
TLC had a very successful summer campaign, with 20 shows averaging 1.0M P2+ viewers and ranking among the top 6 ad-supported cable networks in Prime in delivery among W25-54/18-49/18-34. TLC breezes into fall by bringing back all new episodes of fan favorites. Sister Wives, Cake Boss, 19 Kids & Counting, Little Couple and Extreme Couponing are all back with exciting new stories and TLC introduces psychic medium Theresa Caputo in Long Island Medium kicking off on Sunday, September 25th. In addition, the Roloff family is checking in with a one-hour special, Little People Big World: Off To School airing Sunday, October 2nd.
Premiere week is below including descriptions.
Sunday, September 25th
Mid-Season Premiere, 9p-10p ET/PT
Season two continues as the family struggles to make a home for themselves in Las Vegas, isolated in four separate houses far away from their tight-knit religious community. Each episode follows the Browns as they adapt to their new surroundings and changed family dynamic--from Kody facing the challenge of the wives living in different houses, to the children struggling to fit in and make friends at a new school, to Kody and the Sister Wives exploring the creation of a family business. On top of everything else, there's now the excitement and preparation for the new addition to the family. Viewers will follow Robyn through every step of the pregnancy, from when she shares her happy news with the family, to the moment when they learn the baby's gender, to the expected home delivery. Through it all, the Browns continue to support and love each other while navigating the challenges of living a plural lifestyle.
LONG ISLAND MEDIUM
Series Premiere, 10p-10:30p & 10:30p-11p ET/PT
LONG ISLAND MEDIUM is a new series that follows real-life psychic medium Theresa Caputo as she takes clients on an emotional and spiritual journey with the afterlife. As a psychic medium, Theresa has an ability that most people can't comprehend. She spends her days helping individuals find closure and connects people to their loved ones who have passed in order to validate that they are still with them. For Theresa, this is not just her job, this is her life, as she tries to balance the past with the present on a daily basis.
Monday, September 26th
Mid-Season Premiere, 10p-10:30p & 10:30p-11p ET/PT
It's a new era for Carlo's Bakery! Buddy and the gang finally move into Lackawanna making bigger, better and crazier cakes! From a hanging chandelier, to dinosaurs, to a cake worth $10 million, Buddy is pulling out all his tricks to please his clients. Some special fans stop in as well, as Regis from Regis & Kelly and race car sensation Danica Patrick also pay Buddy a visit. Meanwhile, big decisions are on the horizon as Joey must decide whether to stay on as a fireman, or work at the bakery. And, with Buddy's 10 year anniversary coming up, Buddy gets back down on one knee and asks Lisa to renew their wedding vows. With this famigilia -- the celebration promises to be an event no one will ever forget!
Tuesday, September 27th
19 KIDS & COUNTING
Mid- Season Premiere, 9-9:30p & 9:30-10p ET/PT
The Duggars are back and the big family is ready for big adventures! Watch as they embark on some of their most exciting trips, which include raging rapids in Niagara Falls and shark tanks in Atlanta. Meanwhile at home, meet the newest Duggar addition, first grandson Michael, as we follow his welcome into the Duggar family and see how Josh and Anna are balancing life with their own growing brood of Duggars. And get ready for the biggest Duggar adventure EVER when the entire Duggar family travels abroad and experiences what life is like over the pond.
THE LITTLE COUPLE
Mid- Season Premiere, 10p-10:30p & 10:30p-11p ET/PT
Bill Klein and Jen Arnold are just like any other couple in the early years of marriage -- except for the fact that they're both under 4 feet tall! The Little Couple begins its new season with Bill and Jen in the thick of the fertility process, nearing the all-important selection of their surrogate mother. But that's only one big life moment in a season of many: The Little Couple will deal with construction delays as they continue building their dream home; they'll keep working toward opening their own Pet Supply store with Jen's parents; and they will take huge strides in their quest for conceiving a child. Along the way, they'll continue to juggle their flourishing careers, celebrate some exciting milestones and enjoy quality time together!
Wednesday, September 28th
Season 2 Premiere, 10p-10:30p & 10:30p-11p ET/PT
The series that kicked off a national savings spree returns for a second season. Extreme Couponing reveals the dramatic shopping skills of everyday people who clip and save their way to shocking savings - and massive stockpiles. This season, the 24 new couponers are ringing up bigger savings and savvier strategies, all clipping coupons for a variety of reasons. At the top of the season we'll be introduced to a couponer who is shopping for her sister's wedding, a mom supporting a family of seven teenagers, a shelf-clearing militant mom and more!
Sunday, October 2nd
LITTLE PEOPLE BIG WORLD: OFF TO SCHOOL
Special airing 8-9p ET/PT
The Roloffs are back, and after a tumultuous year, the family deals with a dramatic change as one of the twins finally moves off the farm and out of state. Meanwhile, Matt and Amy come to terms with the state of their marriage and the future of Roloff Farms.
TLC is a global brand that celebrates extraordinary people and relatable life moments through innovative nonfiction programming. A top 10 cable network for women, TLC has built successful franchises around the Cake Boss, Say Yes to the Dress and Police Women brands. In the first half of 2011, TLC had 23 series averaging 1.0 million viewers or more including Extreme Couponing, Sister Wives, 19 Kids and Counting, What Not To Wear, and Kate Plus 8. TLC is available in more than 99 million homes in the US and 75 million households in 34 countries internationally. A destination online, TLC.com offers in-depth fan sites, exclusive video content, and original editorial covering style, home,food, and more. Fans can also interact with TLC via On Demand services, on mobile platforms, including an iPhone App,and through social media such as Facebook or @TLC on Twitter. 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 210 countries and territories.