Ravi Kapur, President of Major Market Broadcasting, said, “In our continuing effort to bring Chicago viewers entertaining and diverse programming, we are pleased to add Retro TV to WRJK’s lineup. With a unique mix of classic science fiction, dramas, documentaries and soap operas, I believe Retro TV has something for all classic TV lovers.”
Tim Krass, Luken’s Vice President of Affiliate Sales - West, said, “We are proud to welcome Major Market Broadcasting and WRJK to the Luken family. Our entire team looks forward to working with them to bring The Best in Classic Television to the Chicago audience.”
With an assortment of vintage comedies like Mystery Science Theater 3000, The Lucy Show and The Joey Bishop Show as well as classic dramas including Doctor Who, The Doctors and Route 66, Retro TV offers The Best in Classic Television. Retro TV’s newest acquisitions, The Barbara Stanwyck Show, The Jerry Lewis Show, Mister Peepers, Crusade in Europe, Crusade in the Pacific, Cooking with Dione Lucas and Open Book, launched on June 29.
About Luken Communications:
Luken Communications offers diverse, family-friendly programming with its collection of networks reaching approximately 80 percent of all U.S. households via a blend of over-the-air, cable and satellite television. The current network offerings include Rev’n, Retro TV, The Heartland Network, The Family Channel, PBJ, TUFF TV and Frost Great Outdoors (FGO). Luken Communications’ flagship Retro TV was one of the first digital broadcast networks launched in 2005.