, the nation's first-ever over-the-air broadcast television network for
African-Americans, will launch its first-ever original series Family
Time - a half hour situation comedy created by Bentley Kyle Evans (The
Jamie Foxx Show, Martin, Love That Girl) and produced by Evans and
partner Trenten Gumbs - this summer, it was announced today by Bounce TV
Chief Operating Officer Jonathan Katz.
Bounce TV targets African Americans primarily between the ages of 25-54
with a programming mix of theatrical motion pictures, live sporting
events, documentaries, specials, inspirational faith-based programs,
off-net series, original programming and more. Bounce TV will air
twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week as a digital terrestrial
network designed for carriage on the digital signals of local television
stations. The Founding Group is led by Martin Luther King III,
Ambassador Andrew Young and Andrew "Bo" Young III, and Rob Hardy and
Will Packer, co-founders of Rainforest Films, one of the top African
American production companies in the world.