UPtv Announces Its Running 500 Hours Of Christmas Programming This Year


It looks like Hallmark Channel is going to have some competition this year!

On Wednesday (September 30), People revealed UPtv's upcoming holiday programming and it's intense. The network will air over 500 total hours of holiday content beginning on Nov. 1. The "Merry Movie Christmas" programming includes five brand new Christmas movies, as well.

In addition to their holiday programming, UPtv is launching a new movie tracker app called My UPtv Movies, which allows viewers to keep track of the massive amount of holiday content. The app will send notifications and reminders for movies you're interested in watching, as well as sharing update about all of UPtv's holiday content.

For those who may not have heard of UPtv before reading this, the network describes itself as "the trusted destination for uplifting entertainment, offers exclusive romantic movies, heartwarming premiere movies, uplifting theatricals, and beloved series." Viewers can watch UPtv's catalogue on streaming platform Philo, as well as on their televisions with a cable package.

People also shared a sneak preview of the five new Christmas films set to debut on UPtv this holiday season. Here's the premiere lineup:

  • A Very Country Christmas Homecoming – Nov. 1 at 7 p.m. ET
  • A Ring for Christmas– Nov. 8 at 7 p.m. ET
  • Mistletoe Magic– Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. ET
  • Dashing Home for Christmas– Nov. 22 at 7 p.m. ET
  • Christmas on the Range– Dec. 6 at 7 p.m. ET

UPtv's Merry Movie Christmas will run for 60 days, as well. Will you be tuning in?

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