NBC’S ‘THIS IS US’ CATCH-UP MARATHON TO AIR ON USA NETWORK SATURDAY, JAN. 7 WITH ALL 10 EPISODES
Critically Beloved Pilot Episode of TV’s #1 New Series Will Roadblock Across USA Network, Bravo and E!
NEW YORK, NY – December 22, 2016 – Viewers will have the chance to binge-watch the biggest hit of the fall season, “This Is Us,” when all 10 episodes of NBC’s breakout drama air on sister cable network USA. The catch-up marathon kicks off at 1 p.m. ET/PT on Saturday Jan. 7 with the pilot episode airing simultaneously on NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment’s USA, Bravo and E! networks. All episodes will then continue on USA through 11 p.m.
New episodes of “This Is Us” return to NBC on Tuesday, Jan. 10.
The official “This Is Us” social handles will support all airings during the marathon and viewers can follow along at:
“This Is Us” is the #1 new series of the season in adults 18-49, with its 4.6 rating in “live plus seven day” ranking it behind only “The Walking Dead,” “The Big Bang Theory” and “Empire.” The series is averaging 14.6 million viewers. The Dec. 6 fall finale of “This Is Us” set new series records in L+7 with a 4.9 rating in 18-49 and 16.4 million viewers.
The series stars Mandy Moore, Milo Ventimiglia, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz, Justin Hartley. Chris Sullivan, Susan Kelechi Watson and Ron Cephas Jones.
The series has recently been honored by the AFI Awards as one of the top 10 television programs of the year. In addition, “This Is Us” was nominated for best drama TV series by the Golden Globes and received a nomination from the WGA for best new series. Mandy Moore and Chrissy Metz were both nominated for a Golden Globe and Sterling K. Brown was nominated for a SAG Award.
Dan Fogelman serves as writer and executive producer with Don Todd. Jess Rosenthal, Charlie Gogolak, and directors Ken Olin, John Requa and Glenn Ficarra also executive produce. “This Is Us” is produced by 20th Century Fox Television. (NBC)
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