Category Archives: TV Programs

Centric is renaming itself to BET Her

Centric is renaming itself to BET Her

The first network designed for Black Women, is being renamed to BET Her. Starting Sept. 25, BET Networks and Viacom will rename Centric cable network to BET Her.

For some history, Centric was previously called BET on Jazz, then renamed to BET Jazz, then BET J, before turning into Centric in 2009.

Now starting this fall, Centric turns into BET Her. Targeting African American Women 25-54, BET Her now more closely aligns with the flagship brand.

BET Her invites viewers on a journey through music, culture, travel, news and lifestyle – everything that is important to “Her” being. The only network dedicated to African American women 24 hours a day. Centric airs Family Matters, The Soul Man, Eve, Half & Half, and In the House..

True-crime story to premiere on HBO May 15

Viewers in search of a very strange, true-crime story should definitely check out the documentary Mommy Dead and Dearest, which premieres on HBO on Monday, May 15. The film details the story of Dee Dee Blanchard and her wheelchair-bound daughter, Gypsy Rose, who were once beloved residents of Springfield, Mo. That tight-knit community was rocked when… Continue Reading

Catch Mariners baseball on Root Sports!

No Major League Baseball team made more offseason moves than the Seattle Mariners this past winter. The Mariners, who went 86-76 last season and finished three games back of the American League’s second and final postseason wild card spot, got younger, faster and more athletic. Will new players like shortstop Jean Segura and outfielders Jarrod Dyson… Continue Reading

LAFF TV dropped from channel lineup

Effective today, the LAFF network will no longer be available to BendBroadband customers on channels 70 (standard definition) and 670 (HD) in the Preferred package. LAFF TV specializes in comedy programming, airing a mix of feature films and sitcoms. You can still watch their web series videos, such as “Big City,” “Cuddling with Carlin” and… Continue Reading

PBS KIDS launched, OPB Plus on the move

Kids and parents of kids, rejoice: BendBroadband is now carrying the PBS KIDS network on channel 93 in the Limited, Essentials and Preferred packages! This new channel features high-quality PBS KIDS programming 24 hours a day, seven days a week, including popular shows like “Sesame Street,” “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood,” “Thomas and Friends,” “Dinosaur Train” and… Continue Reading

Resolve to save money on Showtime

It’s a new year, which means you probably have new goals. Eat better. Exercise more. Spend less. Here’s another one to add to your list: Get a tremendous deal on Showtime®! For a limited time, you can add Showtime’s array of blockbuster movies, critically acclaimed original series and award-winning sports coverage to your BendBroadband® channel lineup… Continue Reading

Resolve to save money on Showtime