Me-TV’s Fall 2013 Schedule Launches Today

I wrote about classic television digital specialty network Me-TV’s Fall 2013 schedule last month. It officially launches today and sees Gilligan’s Island, The Love Boat, F Troop, Wanted: Dead or Alive and The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (starting in November) join the network’s line-up. Also being added on Fridays from 8-10PM is the “Me-TV Made for TV Movie” block. Listings for September show that the first three movies scheduled are all Perry Mason telefilms:

Friday, September 6th – Perry Mason: The Case of the All-Star Assassin
Friday, September 13th – Perry Mason: The Case of the Avenging Ace
Friday, September 20th – Perry Mason: The Case of the Defiant Daughter

According to its website, Me-TV plans to air made-for-TV movies based on the following shows: Perry Mason, Columbo, The Mod Squad, The Brady Bunch, Cannon, Vegas, Diagnosis Murder and The Andy Griffith Show. So those hoping to see actual made-for-TV movies not based on existing TV shows appear to be out of luck.


9 Comments

  • Sharon A Russell says:

    Please don”t make us watch dumb shows like-Gilligans Island, F- troop, etc. These belongin the early am not prime tme

    I would like to see more dramas on Me-TV in the early evening.
    Untouchables, Vegas, etc.

  • Philip says:

    MeTV: please, please, please dump Gilligan’s Island, F-troop, Hogan’s Hero’s and The Love Boat. These shows DON’T have re-watchability!

    Please put Mary Tyler Moore back on your daily schedule. The greatest sitcom in the history of television deserves daily exposure.

    What happened to Rhoda? I was enjoying this delightful show every evening and now it’s been supplanted to a once a week airing:( Ditto to the Bob Newhart Show. I love these shows under the MTM umbrella.

    One comedy/drama that deserves to be rerun is James Brooks’ masterpiece Room 222. I haven’t seen this show in eons. I would love to see this delightful show on the air again.

  • Hal says:

    Speaking for myself, I’m very glad to see Gilligan, F Troop and Hogan’s Heroes on the schedule, and hope they’re going to be around for a long run like the first two had on Nick At Nite back in the day.

    I would love to see Phil Silvers and Car 54 get a better time slot, and Cannon more often than once a week (and if possible, the rarely shown 5th season) but having them on weekends is better than not having them at all. Great Fall schedule Me!

  • Sonia Allen says:

    How about adding Cheyenne to Most Wanted line up, how about putting Daniel Boone to Saturdays and add Ben Casey to that slot. I could use a little less MASH.

  • anonymous says:

    Greater parity with the shows would make everyone happy (keeping episode counts for each show in mind). All good shows on ME, but I would suggest…

    More – Dick Van Dyke Show, Phil Silvers, Make Room for Daddy, Car 54, Get Smart

    Less – Gilligan’s Island, MASH, Leave it To Beaver (maybe reduce each to one per day)

    And Please Add – Andy Griffith Show, Mayberry RFD

  • wendy says:

    I just found this channel…and I love it! Gidget, different strokes, Bewitched I love it !!!!! Would love to see Love Boat, Bionic woman! Thanks !!!

  • Darlene says:

    Gilligan Island is the worst show to watch in re-runs. Hate It!

  • edward says:

    for most wanted westers there is have gun wil travel and john wayne made a multitude of westerm

  • Renee says:

    Why don’t you add Ben Casey to your ME TV programs? It was a gutsy show that presented hospital drama in a more realistic light. The use of stark black and white to add more drama helped put more emphasis on the dramatic. It’s an interesting study in black and white cinematography.

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