FOX Acquires CTV Original Series HOLMES FAMILY EFFECT in Deal with Bell Media


‚Äď Iconic contractor and TV Personality Mike Holmes returns to U.S. primetime on FOX¬†‚Äď

TORONTO,¬†Dec. 14, 2020¬†/CNW/ – Bell Media announced today it has completed a deal with FOX for their acquisition of the new CTV Original series¬†HOLMES FAMILY EFFECT. The deal delivers the program to FOX in time to join the network’s 2020/21 midseason schedule. The four-part series, which has completed production, makes its broadcast premiere in¬†Canada¬†on CTV in early 2021.

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Today’s announcement represents the latest in a series of distribution deals between Bell Media and FOX Entertainment, including CTV’s acquisition of hit franchise THE MASKED SINGER and upcoming all-new celebrity competition series THE MASKED DANCER.

The inspirational HOLMES FAMILY EFFECT follows TV icon and professional contractor Mike Holmes, his daughter Sherry, and son Michael in their most heart-warming and moving series yet. Each episode follows the family as they surprise unsuspecting community leaders, transform their worlds, and ultimately make a positive impact on their lives.

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“We are thrilled to expand our partnership with the team at FOX Entertainment with a perfect home for¬†HOLMES FAMILY EFFECT¬†on FOX and its platforms,” said¬†Mike Cosentino, President, Content and Programming, Bell Media. “With a U.S. deal now established, we are focused on distributing the series to the rest of the world.”

“FOX audiences have a long-established trust with¬†Mike Holmes¬†and his family, and we look forward to introducing this new series to our viewers,” said¬†Dan Harrison, Executive Vice President, Program Planning & Content Strategy, of FOX¬†Entertainment.¬†“HOLMES FAMILY EFFECT¬†is sure to resonate with our audience, and it’s great to partner with Bell Media to bring this series to U.S. viewers.”

“I am absolutely thrilled about bringing¬†Holmes Family Effect¬†to FOX,” said¬†Mike Holmes. “This was a very special series to film, and I am excited that it will be brought to U.S. audiences as well.”

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