The NBCU owned and operated channel has secured the UK rights to UP TV’s comedy series Date My Dad, starring Barry Watson and Raquel Welch. The ten-episode series – which is distributed internationally by Content Media and Palatin Media – will premiere on Sunday, April 29th at 5pm with a double-bill.
Date My Dad tells the story of Ricky Cooper, who had the perfect life. A former professional baseball player, he was married to Isabella, the love of his life. Ricky’s world comes crashing down when Isabella passes away leaving him to raise his three daughters with the help of his live-in mother-in-law Rosa. The comedy series is produced by 50˚ North in association with EveryWhere Studios and stars Barry Watson, Raquel Welch, Zenia Marshall, Lilah Fitzgerald, Audrey Smallman, Cindy Busby, Lochlyn Munro, Matty Finochio, Karen Holness and Chris Gauthier.