FamilyNet TV Gains Carriage, Adds New Shows


FamilyNet Television announced several MSO rollouts Monday, as well as new programming additions.

The channel recently joined Comcast Corp.’s digital lineup in Richmond, Va., with more than 102,000 customers, and Adelphia Communications Corp.’s Los Angeles-area digital tier, for about 400,000 Adelphia homes nationwide.

FamilyNet also said it would debut two original documentaries in May and June.

Saints and Strangers, a one-hour program examining the religious and spiritual roots of America’s founding fathers, airs May 5.

Sacred Space, featuring influential houses of worship along the Eastern Seaboard, bows June 23.