September Programmer Highlights

| September 01, 2017 | |


C-SPAN is proud to announce their StudentCam 2018 documentary competition. Now in its fourteenth year, this competition for middle and high school students continues to be a great opportunity to promote cable’s commitment to education.

This year, the theme is: The Constitution & You: Choose a provision of the U.S. Constitution and create a video illustrating why it’s important to you. C-SPAN will award $100,000 in cash prizes to 150 winning groups.

Starting in early September, C-SPAN’s website will have fully customizable resources to use while speaking with local schools, teachers, and elected officials on this educational and fun project. Use these resources to spread the word about this opportunity in your community:

  • StudentCam announcement press release
  • Template letter for educators and elected officials
  • Social media ideas for Twitter, Facebook and Instagram
  • StudentCam image library – downloadable logos and an infographic to increase awareness of the competition via your website, social media outlets, print, and other promotional materials
  • Customizable cross-channel spot


REELZ is the only network that sheds new light on celebrities by uncovering the truth behind fame and digging deeper into the real stories that inspire Hollywood, on the screen and in real life. 

Scandal Made Me Famous: Scandal Made Me Famous is a documentary series that shows the unforgettable stories that turned everyday people into household names. Each hour-long episode unfolds in the storytelling tradition of the fan favorite original series Murder Made Me Famous but Scandal Made Me Famous proves you don’t have to kill to become a notorious celebrity—you just have to be a part of a killer scandal. In Season two, premiering in September: The Runaway Bride, Jennifer Wilbanks was the subject of a media circus known all over the world in 2005 when she faked her own kidnapping and claimed that she was sexually abused. Heidi Fleiss was a well-known former madam in the early 1990s; Heidi’s famous journal was the talk of Los Angeles because it revealed very famous clients
  • FEATURED EPISODE: Scandal Made Me Famous: Heidi Fliess
  • EPISODE AIR DATE: Saturday, Sept. 9
  • FEATURED EPISODE: Scandal Made Me Famous: The Runaway Bride
  • EPISODE AIR DATE: Saturday, Sept. 16
Copycat Killers: This series goes behind the headlines of real-life murder cases which copy memorable slayings seen in Hollywood movies. Each episode features a mystifying murder scene and law enforcement’s hunt for the killer.  Premiering in September, Allan Bentley was inspired by the movie “Reservoir Dogs” and after finding out that a friend was dating his ex-girlfriend, decided to recreate the film’s bloodiest scene, roping in two friends as his accomplices in a gruesome series of events. Inspired by a scene from the Clint Eastwood classic “Dirty Harry” series, Dale Pierre and his friends rob a local electronics store with deadly results
  • FEATURED EPISODE: CopyCat Killers: Dirty Harry
  • EPISODE AIR DATE: Saturday, Sept. 23
  • FEATURED EPISODE: CopyCat Killers: Reservoir Dogs
  • EPISODE AIR DATE: Saturday, Sept. 30



HALLMARK CHANNEL PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS

SEPTEMBER WEEK ONE (August 28 – September 3)

CHESAPEAKE SHORES 2005: “Buried Treasures” (2017) –PREMIERE

Sunday, 9/3

8pm – 9pm

Nell discovers a treasure map that Bree made as a teen, leading Bree and Kevin to hunt for a family time capsule in the backyard; while Trace is in Nashville fighting his producer Mark Hall to keep Leigh on an upcoming album at the risk of his own career, Abby meets a handsome widower in the PTA.

Stars Meghan Ory, Jesse Metcalfe, Treat Williams, Diane Ladd, Laci Mailey, Emilie Ullerup and Barbara Niven.

TV-PG

For more information: http://www.hallmarkchannel.com/chesapeake-shores 

SEPTEMBER WEEK TWO (September 4 – September 10)

CHESAPEAKE SHORES 2006: “Crossing the Bridge” (2017) – PREMIERE

Sunday, 9/10

8pm – 9pm

As the nightclub opening nears, Trace spends late nights practicing with Leigh and his band, while Mick fights city hall to receive a live music permit; Abby receives a promotion at work, but it leaves her with less time to spend with the family and Trace.

Stars Meghan Ory, Jesse Metcalfe, Treat Williams, Diane Ladd, Laci Mailey, Emilie Ullerup and Barbara Niven.

TV-PG

For more information: http://www.hallmarkchannel.com/chesapeake-shores

SEPTEMBER WEEK THREE (September 11 – September 17)

CHESAPEAKE SHORES 2007: “All Our Yesterdays” (2017) – PREMIERE

Sunday, 9/17

8pm – 9pm

Mick receives damaging information about Thomas and considers whether to use it in their town hall debate over the family land trust; Jess plans a special meal to win David over but is fearful to take the next step in their relationship.

Stars Meghan Ory, Jesse Metcalfe, Treat Williams, Diane Ladd, Laci Mailey, Emilie Ullerup and Barbara Niven.

TV-PG

For more information: http://www.hallmarkchannel.com/chesapeake-shores

SEPTEMBER WEEK FOUR (September 18 – September 24)

FALLING FOR VERMONT (2017) – WORLD PREMIERE ORIGINAL

Saturday, 9/23

8pm – 10pm

When a best-selling author decides to escape the media frenzy, her plan goes awry when a she’s caught in a thunderstorm and crashes her car. Found wandering with no memory and no ID, the town doctor (and a single dad) offers up his guest house until her memory returns. But as she blends seamlessly into their family life, she must decide if the life she’s been living is the life she wants.

Stars Julie Gonzalo and Benjamin Ayres

TV-G

For more information: http://www.hallmarkchannel.com/Falling-for-Vermont

CHESAPEAKE SHORES 2008: “Face to Face” (2017) – PREMIERE

Sunday, 9/24

8pm – 9pm

Away from the distraction of technology, Abby and Trace talk about their past and the future during a camping getaway; with some encouragement from Nell, Mick and Thomas try to work out their differences in person.

Stars Meghan Ory, Jesse Metcalfe, Treat Williams, Diane Ladd, Laci Mailey, Emilie Ullerup and Barbara Niven.

TV-PG

For more information: http://www.hallmarkchannel.com/chesapeake-shores

OCTOBER WEEK ONE (September 25 – October 1)

HARVEST LOVE (2017) – WORLD PREMIERE ORIGINAL

Saturday, 9/30

8pm – 10pm

A widowed surgeon visits her family’s pear orchard in hopes of taking a break from her overbooked life and reconnecting with her distant son. She starts to fall for the farm manager, Will, who is growing a new hybrid pear and teaches her the importance of her heritage.

Stars Jen Lilley and Ryan Paevey.

TV-G

For more information: http://www.hallmarkchannel.com/Harvest-Love

HALLMARK MOVIES & MYSTERIES PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS

SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED: HOME AGAIN (2017) – WORLD PREMIERE ORIGINAL

Sunday, 9/24

8pm – 10pm

When The Postables discover an antique vase with a letter inside, they trace the package to three little girls who attempted to sell the vase 18 years ago in order to save their family farm. While the vase was an heirloom from many generations ago, the origin is suspicious. With the farm again facing financial hardship, The Postables must choose between doing what’s legal and what’s moral.

Stars Kristin Booth, Eric Mabius, Colleen Camp, Barry Botswick.

TV-G

For more information: http://www.hallmarkmoviesandmysteries.com/Sign-Sealed-Delivered-Home-Again