FX launched it’s second network FXX. A few of staple shows from FX made the move to the newly branded network: “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia,” “The League,” and “Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell.” The network is essentially replacing the Fox Soccer channel with FXX as it tries to develop its new Fox Sports 1 channel.
“They’re probably going to get more viewers with a second entertainment network,” a Fox spokesman told TheWrap. “Why not create a second?”
The new channel launched on September 2, 2013.
“Geared toward a young adult audience, the schedule will feature original series, movies, and acquired series,” the network explains on its official website. “FXX and its sister channels FX and FXM comprise FX Networks, a business unit of Fox Networks Group., Legit and the critically acclaimed late-night strip Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell. Chozen, a new animated comedy, will launch in first quarter 2014.”
“It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” premiered last night and will air on Wednesdays at 10 p.m. ET. “The League” follows at 10:30 p.m. ET and after that is the late night show “Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell, ” which will air Monday through Thursday at 11 p.m. ET.