The move renews the programming service for its 11th and 12th seasons.
Fox Stations Extend MNT Through 2018
Fox Television Stations said Thursday that it was extending the MyNetworkTV programming service for an additional two years, through the 2017-18 season.
With programming Monday through Friday, MNT airs on the FOX Television Stations in each of the top three markets: New York (WWOR), Los Angeles (KCOP) and Chicago (WPWR). Additional Fox markets include Dallas (KDFI), Washington (WDCA), Houston (KTXH), Phoenix (KUTP), Minneapolis (WFTC), Orlando (WRBW) and Charlotte, N.C. (WMYT).
Frank Cicha, SVP of programming, Fox Television Stations, said: “As we enter the 10th season, our programming opportunities are getting better and better and MyNetworkTV is continuing to be a great value proposition for stations.”
The 2015-16 schedule of MyNetworkTV launched on Sept. 28 and includes the hit Fox series Bones and the return of The Walking Dead. Back-to-back episodes of Law & Order: SVU air each Monday night and the lineup also includes a two-hour block of The Closer on Wednesdays and The Mentalist on Thursday nights.