The N Acquires One, to Debut Jackson


The N announced the acquisition of a UPN sitcom and the debut of a sketch-comedy special.

The nighttime network for teens acquired all 113 episodes of One on One from CBS Television Distribution Group. The series will debut during The N's Fresh One Weekend marathon of the best episodes of One on One and The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Friday, Oct. 27-Sunday, Oct. 29.

One on One will then move into its regular time slot Monday -Thursday with back-to-back episodes at 7 p.m. and 11 p.m. (EST) beginning Monday, Oct. 30.

And Friday, Nov. 24 at 9 p.m., The N will debut half-hour sketch-comedy special The Brandon T. Jackson Show.

The Brandon T. Jackson Show also features celebrity guests Chris Brown and Sinbad, as well as a musical performance by Nelly Furtado.