Content

GAC to Reair ACM Awards

5/18/2005 3:20 AM Eastern

Great American Country will air encore presentations of the 40th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards under terms of a deal the network reached with dick clark productions.

The ACM Awards aired live from Las Vegas on CBS Tuesday night.

The Scripps Networks-owned service will air its first rebroadcast Tuesday, June 7 at 8 p.m. (EST/PST), with additional dates set for September and October.

“The annual Academy of Country Music Awards are very popular among country-music fans and well-respected by the artists and labels, so securing the reair rights is significant for GAC,” vice president of programming Sarah Trahern said in a prepared statement.

“It fits perfectly with our mission to be the leaders in country-music television programming," she added. "We expect our encore presentations to draw a sizable audience of viewers who missed the CBS broadcast, or who were so entertained that they want to watch it again."

Want to read more stories like this?
Get our Free Newsletter Here!
August

Cloud Summit

Raleigh Marriott City Center, Raleigh, NC

October