PUNCH TV ANNOUNCES PRIME TIME SLATE FOR 2013 – 2014 SEASON
Two New Reality Shows, One New Celebrity Talk Show, One New Latin Music Show, One New Crunk Dance Show, One New Cooking Show, One New Celebrity Music Show, One New Drama, and One New Talent Showcase Join Punch TV’s Schedule this season.
Mayweather Sr.’s New Reality Show “Welcome to Mayweather’s House” to premiere in the summer
New Reality “Writerz Rumble” to debut this summer
Hot Reality Show “Taste of Hunney” returning this summer
New Talk Show “Beyond the Talent” Slated to debut this summer
Talk Show “Hollywood Fast Lane” returning this summer
New Latin Reality Series “Meet the Sanchez’s”
Hot new show “Life with the Bingham’s debuts this summer
New Epic Crunk Dance Show “BattleFest” and Music Show “Who Mag?” slated for summer launch
New cooking Show “Cuisine Culture” debut this summer
Zany male-oriented Cooking show “The Marvin Show” returning this summer
Drama Series “12 Steps to Recovery” and “returning this summer
New Drama Mini Series “Make Love Not War” and “EROS” debuting next this summer
New and exciting Talent Showcase “Step Up 2 the Mic” and “Filberts Big Bash” debuting this summer
Los Angeles, California, April 11, 2013 – IC Punch Media, Inc. (QTCQB: PNCH). Founder of Punch TV, Joseph Collins today announced their prime time schedule for the 2013-2014 television season and will present them at their 2nd annual Upfront programming presentation at The John Lovitz Club (on City Walk), April 14, 2013.
“As one of the fastest growing network among urban American viewers reaching over 60 million homes, this and next season’s show our growth and strategic investment in our commitment to give our viewers exactly what they want to see. We are creating a strong performance for next season and introducing an epic slate of new shows that will take our network to another level. We got the flavor to quench our viewers thirst whenever they watch Punch TV,” said Collins.
Welcome To Mayweather’s House
Welcome To Mayweather’s House is about is the senior member of the Mayweather family, Floyd Mayweather, Sr. – the outspoken, poet laureate of boxing, who wows people with his flamboyant and colorful style of dress. Welcome To Mayweather’s House will feature some of the most famous faces of the boxing game such as, Floyd Mayweather, Jr., 50 Cent, and Evander Holyfield, to name a few. Mr. Mayweather expressed excitement about the series and is available for interviews.
WHO? MAG Multimedia Show
Punch TV Presents WHO? MAG TV, DMTV (Dance Music TV), and WHO?MAG Video Vision. As the music scene changes so rapidly, we wanted to position our entertainment programs strategically with a new network that can understand our vision” says CEO/founder Rob Schwartz. “Our new relationship forged between WHO? MAG Multimedia, LLC and Punch TV is an exciting one and we are looking forward to growing with them.”
Punch TV presents a new and exciting music competition reality show, providing a valuable and long awaited outlet for up and coming songwriters and producers. Now their dream has turned into a reality show, entitled “Writerz Rumble” and has made its way to television and is being aired right here on Punch TV! The show features songwriters from all over the world to audition for a spot where music competition meets reality TV. During the audition, writers are paired up with only 5 minutes to write a hit song RIGHT ON THE SPOT to make it to the finals. With limited time and no paper, who will be chosen…Who will step up and show the world their PEN GAME? Its survival time when 20 songwriters are selected as finalists and are split into teams where they are mentored by 4 Grammy Award certified songwriters to become the next hottest songwriting team…Stay tuned to see who is qualified to be on the next Writerz Rumble!
Go Beyond The Lens
Punch TV proudly presents Go Beyond The Lens, is an exciting new television program that takes you up close and personal into the lives of some of the most influential people in show business. Legendary stars like Richard Roundtree, Blair Underwood, Tiny “Tommy’ Lester, and many more, open up to host Obba Babatunde during in depth interviews that dig deep into the triumphs and hardships of careers of talented black men in American.
Step Up To The Mike
Punch TV Network presents “Step Up 2 the Mic” is a singing contest for kids ages 8-12 making family-friendly entertainment content with a universal appeal. Hosted by Talia Rayna a teen actress and singer. Kids are given a chance to appear on national TV. With the possibility of winning a recording deal, a scholarship and home studio.. Top contestants will work with vocal and production coaches. The top 3 contestants will compete for the grand prize at the School of Rock in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Taste Of Hunney
These two Divas want to create a Steamy, Hot off the Rack line that can seriously compete with Victoria Secret & Fredrick’s of Hollywood…the question is…Do these “Wannabes” have what it takes to survive the harsh and brutal world of Fashion. More importantly, can they Survive each other? Or can there be only One Queen Bee…In this reality series “A Taste of Hunney”, Punch TV once again rolls out the red carpet for you to have a front row seat into the fashion universe…Time to get sticky Baby! With special guest appearances by Jamie Fox, Shannon Brown and many others, A Taste of Hunney will bring to you a side of the fashion world you may not be ready for…and it’s not sweet.
12 Steps To Recovery
12 Steps To Recovery – we have all been there a broken heart, well there are 12 Steps to Mend a Broken Heart. This romantic comedy is strikes a cord with every person on the globe. This smart half hour series takes you into the life of a broken hearted my trying to get back on his emotional feet. 12-Steps To Recovery is a romantic comedy about New York City actor & jingle writer Parrish Diaz (Kaleber Soze, Black Swan Theory) who gets dumped by his corporate girlfriend (Candice Lenoir, Hey Diddle Diddle) and his friends Blue (Stephen Hill, ABFF Best Male Actor 2010) and Dani (Erika Myers, Law & Order, SUV) come to his rescue by setting him up on 12 blind dates. Parrish goes through his healing period with each unique woman, while learning about friendship, forgiveness and true love, with major twists and a crucial decision to make. Additional cast members are, Nicoye Banks (Brooklyn’s Finest with Richard Gere and Green Zone with Matt Damon), Malikha Mallette (You’re Nobody Until Somebody Kills You with Michael K Williams), Osas Ighodaro (Miss Black USA 2010, Meet The Browns), Donna Ross (The Brave One with Jodie Foster), Ohene Cornelius (Kick-Ass with Nicholas Cage) and fifty-plus addition feature film and TV actors. Similar to shows like How I Met Your Mother, 12-Steps doesn’t end with 12-Dates. Best friends Parrish, Blue and Dani navigate through the storm of dating, love, friendship, careers, adulthood and the Big Apple.
Punch TV presents this sizzling mini-series EROS starring Schatar Sapphira “Hottie” on reality show “The Flavor of Love” as “Mike” and D. Elie Haddad. Hold on for a spectacular, highly charged, immerse, audio-visual sensory ride. The television series, EROS, a Punch TV mini-series seeks to capture true stories about people who have known the beauty of reciprocated love. EROS chronicles stories of persons who love God and whose love for God has allowed them to successfully negotiate a magical and spell-binding experience with another human being. Physically, mentally, emotionally, and intellectually. The show displays when these multiple dimensions of ourselves intersect that we are able to achieve that dizzy, uplifting, and staggering love that so many of us desire. EROS is Love, Sex, Money, Romance, Beauty, Power, Scandal, Lust, Betrayal, Revenge, Strong Faith, Taboo, Forbidden… All in one!
Make Love Not War
The need for status fuels the war for money and power in a circle of sex, lies and deceit. The series centers on around CEO Veronica Pratt. She runs her own marketing and finance company, Pratt Marketing and Finance. She controls her company with an iron hand, and she tries to control all her employees’ lives in and outside of the business. She is ruthless and cutthroat and will do whatever it takes to get what she wants and keep her baby sister happy. It does not matter if it is business or personal. She will get her way, even if it is at the cost of others.
Hollywood Fast Lane
Acclaimed interviewer and broadcast journalist Steven Samblis brings viewers the heart and soul of the world of movies and entertainment. Each week Steve engages Hollywood’s biggest names in one-on-one interviews and roundtable discussions about the hottest-must see films of the day.
About Punch TV
PUNCH TV is one of the fastest growing networks among urban viewers 18-54 reaching 60 million U.S. homes. Through more than 38 affiliates, as well as a contract for Direct to Homes broadcasting, PUNCH TV has acquired affiliates in major urban Markets such as New York, Detroit, Chicago, St. Louis, and others. PUNCH TV is accessible in cities such as Atlanta, Dallas, Austin, Houston, Miami, El Paso, San Antonio, and Tampa. Residents of large Western cities such as Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Denver, Phoenix and Seattle, can also view PUNCH TV Citizens of smaller cities such as Alexandra, Shreveport, and Monroe, LA and communities such as, Bemidji, Minnesota; Dothan, Alabama; Lufkin, Texas; Beaumont, TX; and Andalusia, AL are among those enjoying the PUNCH TV experience; while residents in San Juan, PR, eagerly watch the genres of PUNCH TV entertainment on a full-time basis.
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About IC Punch Media, Inc.
IC Punch Media, Inc. is a transmedia entertainment complex that produces entertainment content for distribution across multiple mediums. The company trades on the OTCQB: Symbol PNCH. (www.icplaces.com and www.punchtv.net )
On August 11th 2012, IC Punch Media purchased Punch TV Network. Punch TV Network has a roster of original programming which includes 50 new dramas, comedies, variety shows, talk shows, children’s shows, and inspirational entertainment.
Through multiple long term partnerships, clips and full episodes of the company’s shows are available to people outside the traditional set top box. This exposure serves as both a profit center and marketing component promoting the TV Network, its line up and the company’s new media specific programming across multiple platforms.
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