Paramount Network Debuts Jan. 18

‘Waco’ premieres on new cable net Jan. 24

Paramount Network launched Jan. 18, taking the place of Spike TV. 

Kevin Kay is president of the network, which is part of Viacom.

“Today we launch Paramount Network, inspired by over a century of cinematic excellence and dedicated to bringing premium storytelling to every screen," the network said. "Telling stories that entertain, inspire and challenge. Stories you feel.”

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Paramount Network shows include Heathers, a drama that debuts March 7, Ink Master and Lip Sync Battle.

On Jan. 24, Paramount debuts the scripted event series Waco, about the FBI's 1993 seige of David Koresh’s Branch Davidian compound.