TV One and CLEO TV unveil slate of new and returning shows for 2022 season

In this era of declining TV ratings, TV One and Cleo TV actually grew. This past week, the sister stations rolled out the metaphorical red carpet for the media to showcase their diverse programming portfolio. In addition to the return of their iconic shows like “Unsung” and  “Uncensored,” they are unveiling a plethora of original movies. 

Chef Jernard Wells celebrates global Black cuisine in season 2 of ‘New Soul Kitchen’

Chef Jernard Wells

Chef Jernard Wells celebrates global Black cuisine in season 2 of “New Soul Kitchen” on Cleo TV. Wells brings worldwide flavor to the forefront with four new culinary experts. In its second season, he joins chefs specializing in vegan, savory, Afro-Cuban and Ghanian flavors. Speaking to rolling out, Wells dishes about the upcoming season and […]

CLEO TV’s newest show is ‘Living By Design’ for frugal millennials

Cleo TV, TV One’s new sister station, has brought two of our favorite siblings from early ’90S ABC sitcom “On Our Own” back to our small screens for some unique lifestyle tips on their newest show “Living By Design” with Jack and Jazz Smollett. This brother-sister duo is infusing their knowledge about food and interior […]

TV One launches Cleo TV with exciting new shows in the lineup

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Launched in January 2019, CLEO TV is a lifestyle and entertainment network targeting millennial and Gen X black women. Named for the Egyptian queen, CLEO TV will offer content that defies culturally demeaning stereotypes of women of color. The network promises a diverse offering of short-form and long-form content including travel, home design, cooking, talk shows, movies, […]

Keesha Boyd of Comcast shares how Afro, CLEO TV will change television culture

Keesha Boyd understands what it takes to create great television. As the executive director, multicultural services at Comcast Cable, Boyd works to bring more diverse voices and images to the forefront in the television landscape.  In January 2019, Comcast will launch Afro and CLEO TV, both of which will provide quality entertainment that highlights and features […]

TV One exec Michelle Rice leads launch of Cleo TV for Black millennial women

Young Black women are among the most influential yet most undervalued and underrepresented demographic in America, but soon they will have a television station devoted solely to their empowerment, edification and entertainment. In January 2019, TV One will launch Cleo TV, a new aspirational lifestyle and entertainment cable network designed to speak to millennial and […]