Select content from Chip and Joanna Gaines’ Magnolia Network coming to HBO Max in September
Fixer Upper: The Castle will simulcast on cable, HBO Max and discovery+ in October
HBO Max and Chip and Joanna Gaines announced today that select content from the Magnolia Network will be available to stream on the platform beginning Friday, September 30, as part of a new featured page featuring select content from the Magnolia Network. The slate will include Fixer Upper: Welcome Home, Magnolia Table with Joanna Gaines, The Lost Kitchen, Growing Floret, Family Dinner with Andrew Zimmern, Restoration Road with Clint Harp, Maine Cabin Masters and the complete Fixer Upper five-season library, to name a few- it some.
Additionally, the Gaineses’ highly anticipated new project, Fixer Upper: The Castle, will simulcast on Magnolia Network, HBO Max and discovery+ at 9 p.m. ET / 8 p.m. CT on Friday, October 14.
More Magnolia Network content will appear on the HBO Max Spotlight page in the coming months, and the network’s full lineup will continue to be available on Discovery+.
“Chip and Jo are arguably the most beloved duo in home renovation and lifestyle, with a legion of fans who have followed them from ‘Fixer Upper’ to the launch of their own network. We are very excited to welcome. to the HBO Max family,” said Casey Bloys, chief content officer for HBO and HBO Max.
“It’s always been our desire to highlight inspiring and authentic storytelling on the Magnolia Network. We’re excited to now be able to share these stories with an even wider audience,” said Chip and Joanna Gaines. “We can’t wait to bring these stories we love, including our next adventure, Fixer Upper: The Castle, to HBO Max this September.”
After its successful digital launch on Discovery+ last summer, Magnolia Network launched its linear home in January to an audience of 3 million viewers, landing a spot among the top 25 basic cable networks (17 more than the previous year) and establishing Magnolia. Network as the fastest-growing cable network in 1Q22 based on year-over-year growth.
Magnolia Network recently amassed a total of five Emmy(R) nominations, the most of any legacy Discovery brand, including a Primetime Emmy(R) nomination for Fixer Upper: Welcome Home. HBO/HBO Max received 140 Emmy(R) nominations across 24 original programs for the upcoming 74th Annual Emmy(R) Awards, marking the 20th time in history that the HBO brand has received the most Primetime Emmy(R ) of any chain/platform in a single year.
ABOUT MAGNOLIA NETWORK
Magnolia Network is a media joint venture between Chip and Joanna Gaines and Discovery, Inc., featuring a family library of Emmy-nominated original unscripted content streaming on Discovery+, an immersive branded app and cable network At Magnolia Network, we believe in telling life’s stories authentically and empowering our viewers to step beyond their comfort zones and try new things. We seek to entertain through intelligent, layered storytelling that inspires creativity, sustains beauty, and sparks curiosity. Here, we’re creating a space where we hope viewers feel that their time with us is never purposeless, but time well spent.
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discovery+ is the ultimate real-life, non-fiction subscription streaming service. discovery+ includes a historic partnership with Verizon that offers customers up to 12 months of select discovery+ plans on Verizon. discovery+ has the largest content offering of any new streaming service at launch, including a wide range of exclusive and original series in popular and passionate verticals in which the Discovery brands have a strong leadership position, including there is lifestyle and relationships; house and food; actual crime; paranormal; adventure and natural history; as well as science, technology and environment, and a list of high-quality documentaries. For more information, visit discoveryplus.com or find it on a variety of platforms and devices, including Amazon, Apple, Google, Microsoft, Roku and Samsung.
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