Crown Media Family Networks is the umbrella unit of Crown Media Holdings, Inc., which houses Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movie Channel. The company operates and distributes both channels in high definition (HD) and standard definition (SD).

Launched in 2008, Hallmark Movie Channel is a trusted family-friendly network devoted to quality storytelling. Available in 53 million homes and one of the fastest-growing cable TV networks, Hallmark Movie Channel is a 24-hour digital cable network bringing viewers original movies with a mix of classic theatrical films, and presentations from the acclaimed Hallmark Hall of Fame library. The channel’s movie offerings touch on a diverse range of film genres, including mysteries, westerns, coming-of-age dramas, and epic fantasies. Hallmark Movie Channel inspires audiences and transports viewers to a time when life was a bit simpler and kinder with beloved, timeless masterpieces.

Crown Media Family Networks serves as the exclusive cable home to the prestigious Hallmark Hall of Fame library, the longest-running and most-awarded movie series in television’s history.

Crown Media Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRWN), owns and operates Crown Media Family Networks.



Media Contacts:

Corporate Communications & Media Relations

Annie Howell, Executive Vice President
Allison Bennett, Director    
Katherine Wong, Communications Specialist   
Yvette Allen, Assistant    

Network Program Publicity

Pam Slay, Senior Vice President   
David Johnson, Director, New Media Publicity    
Sheri Helmers, Director, Publicity & Social Media   
George Zaralidis, Director, Publicity & Social Media    
Mike Freeman, Social Media Specialist   
Fowzia Iranpur, Manager, Network Program Publicity   
Stephanie Sherman, Publicist   
Ron Del Rio, Coordinator