HALLMARK CHANNEL STEALS SATURDAY NIGHT WITH PREMIERE OF "TULIPS IN SPRING"
New Original Movie Premiere is Highest Rated Program of the day, with a 2.0 HH Rating
Hallmark Channel's most recent original movie, Tulips in Spring, was the #1 household-rated ad-supported cable program on Saturday, delivering a 2.0 HH rating. The movie also reached 2.1 million total viewers, elevating the network to become #1 in the Saturday, 9-11p time period.
Tulips in Spring stars Fiona Gubelmann as Rose Newell, a young interior designer who is forced to give up a major assignment and return home to assist her injured father at her family's tulip farm in rural Washington..
Source: Nielsen, May 9th-15th 2016.
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Hallmark Channel is Crown Media Family Networks' flagship 24-hour cable television network, distributed nationwide in high definition (HD) and standard definition (SD) to 89 million homes. The country's leading destination for quality family entertainment, Hallmark Channel delivers on the 100-year legacy of the Hallmark brand. In addition to its signature original movies, the network features an ambitious lineup of other original content, including scripted primetime series, such as Good Witch and When Calls the Heart; annual specials like Kitten Bowl and Hero Dog Awards and; a daily 2-hour lifestyle show, Home & Family. Additionally, in November 2014, Hallmark Channel became the exclusive home to world premiere presentations of the acclaimed Hallmark Hall of Fame franchise. Dedicated to helping viewers celebrate life's special moments, Hallmark Channel also offers such annual holiday programming events as Countdown to Christmas and Countdown to Valentine's Day. Rounding out the network's diverse slate are television's most beloved sitcoms and series, including The Golden Girls, The Middle, Little House on the Prairie, and Frasier.
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