Hearst, Sunwise Media Make Plans To Reimagine Saturday Morning TV

Success with Globetrotters series leads to a partnership to develop “inspiring” educational and informational programming.

Harlem Globetrotters Are Returning To TV For First Time In Over 40 Years

The world-famous exhibition basketball team known for its spectacular ball handling and humorous antics will appear in a weekly show called “Harlem Globetrotters: Play it Forward” on NBC. The show, which debuts Oct. 1, will be hosted by Craig Robinson of The Office. It will showcase the players’ talents and their connections to local communities, including volunteer initiatives and fundraising.