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Luken and Classic Media Launch Network

Luken Communications, owner of broadcast stations including the Retro TV Network, has teamed up with Classic Media to create an all new network PBJ, which will be devoted to characters and shows from the 1950s, 60s, 70s and 80s. PBJ is set to launch natio

PBJ is set to launch nationwide this summer with well-known titles from Classic Media’s portfolio including "The Archie’s," "Mr. Magoo," "The Lone Ranger," "Gumby" and "Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids." Luken will make PBJ available to broadcasters, cable and satellite.

“We’re thrilled to work with Classic Media to bring back the very enduring and extremely popular animated and live action shows from the past five decades, just like it was yesterday,” says Retro TV Network’s Neal Ardman.

Doug Schwalbe, executive vice president of production and program sales at Classic Media, adds, “We’re all just as excited about watching PBJ today as we were watching these shows growing up. Now, our favorite characters and episodes will be available anytime!”

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