Tune In: Original Cable Programming
No. of subscribers: 88 million
Network topper: Larry W. Jones
Programming toppers: Keith Cox, Sal Maniaci
Top originals: High School Reunion, TV Land Confidential
Upcoming originals: Back to the Grind (series), The TV Land Awards (special), 50 Greatest TV Icons (special)
The skinny: TV Land has faced the challenge of luring viewers as the appetite for nostalgia television declines. Net has responded with a relatively aggressive original-programming push, including a very broadcast-netlike series called “High School Reunion,” a reality show that reunites old classmates and lets viewers watch the hugs and the mayhem.