WADL Detroit to Launch Antenna TV October 1, 2011

WADL Detroit to Launch Antenna TV October 1, 2011


DETROIT, Aug. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — WADL Detroit is preparing to launch Antenna TV on its dot .2 beginning October 1, 2011. Kevin Adell, CEO and owner of WADL Detroit, who also owns “The Word Network” – the largest African-American religious network in the U.S. and the world, explains, “We have looked at many programming options for our dot .2, but ‘Antenna TV’ was by far the best fit with its quality classic programming lineup, expansive national distribution with Tribune stations and will have the longevity over fledgling networks.”

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As WADL grows and transitions to newer programs, such as “It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia,” “Dog The Bounty Hunter,” “Cash Cab,” and many more, it will continue to provide its loyal viewers in Metro Detroit with the quality classic TV programming through “Antenna TV”.

Antenna TV will bring additional quality classic TV programs, including “The Flying Nun,” “The Monkees,” “The Partridge Family,” “All In The Family” and mix these classic oldies with more contemporary programs including “Maude” and “Soap,” In addition, “Antenna TV” offers a variety of HIT movies to complement its classic TV lineup.

“Detroit viewers will love the Antenna TV mix of vintage movies and classic television. We are thrilled to partner with WADL,” said Sean Compton, President/Programming for Tribune Broadcasting Company, which launched Antenna TV on January 1, 2011.

“Antenna TV” will be available on channel 38.2 on your digital tuner, and channel 295 on Comcast Cable. Check your cable or satellite provider in the Metro Detroit market.

Media Contacts: Denise ‘Dody’ Johnson, 586-790-3838 and John Mattiello, 248-357-4566


WADL Detroit to Launch Antenna TV October 1, 2011