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Mann & Wife is a HIT: Series Premiere of New Sitcom

Starring David & Tamela Mann

Becomes Most-Watched Original in Bounce TV’s History

 

David Mann and Tamela Mann (Right) star in the new Bounce TV Original Series Mann & Wife. New episodes of Mann & Wife premiere Tuesday nights at 9pm ET/8 CT. Mann & Wife co-stars JoMarie Payton, Tony Rock and Vivica A. Fox. Bounce TV is the nation's first-ever and fastest-growing broadcast television network designed for African-American audiences.  Bounce TV airs on the digital signals of local television stations.David Mann and Tamela Mann (Right) star in the new Bounce TV Original Series Mann & Wife. New episodes of Mann & Wife premiere Tuesday nights at 9pm ET/8 CT. Mann & Wife co-stars JoMarie Payton, Tony Rock and Vivica A. Fox. Bounce TV is the nation’s first-ever and fastest-growing broadcast television network designed for African-American audiences. Bounce TV airs on the digital signals of local television stations.

 

ATLANTA, April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The premiere of the new Bounce TV Original Series Mann & Wife has become the network’s most-watched original to date.

 

The series premiere telecast on Tues. April 7 at 9:00 p.m. (ET) delivered:

 

* 461K Viewers 2+, nearly doubled vs. the prior 4 weeks*

* 260K Households (+41%)

* 142K Adults 18-49 (+67%)

 

Across its two premiere night timeslots, Mann & Wife reached nearly 800K viewers 2+ and 540K HHs.

 

When included among all ad-supported cable television in the time period, Mann & Wife’s 9:00 p.m. premiere telecast was the third most-watched program in total African-American viewers and fourth in African-American 18-49 viewership.

 

Bounce TV’s most-watched original previously had been the premiere telecast of Off The Chain: Rodney Perry on 1/13/15.

 

Real-life husband and wife team David Mann (House of Payne, Meet The Browns) and Tamela Mann (Madea’s Big Happy Family, Sparkle) star and serve as executive producers of Mann & Wife (Click here to watch premiere episode.) The series follows the newlywed, second-chance sweethearts as they laugh and love their way through the ups and downs of life as a blended family, each with two children from previous marriages.  In addition to the show’s popular stars, Mann & Wife features a vibrant supporting cast: Vivica A. Fox, portraying Daniel’s ex-wife; Tony Rock, playing Daniel’s new partner; JoMarie Payton as Lorraine, Daniel’s overbearing mother and Tiny Lister as Daniel’s Sergeant and boss.

 

New episodes of Mann & Wife premiere Tuesday nights at 9:00 p.m. ET/8:00 p.m. CT on Bounce TV.

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