TLC announced today (Oct 4) that it has secured the rights to be the exclusive U.S. broadcast partner for the upcoming royal wedding between Princess Eugenie of York and her partner of eight years, Jack Brooksbank, on Friday, October 12.
TLC’s three-hour, commercial-free live feed will start at 4:25 AM ET/PT, immediately followed by an encore air beginning at 7:25 AM ET/PT. Hosted by UK television personalities Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford (ITV’s “This Morning”), viewers will get a front row seat to this year’s second royal wedding at Windsor Castle, promising even more fashion, glamor and regal delight!
Immediately following the live feed, TLC will broadcast an encore airing of the wedding starting at 7:25 AM ET/PT. Viewers will also be able to relive the nuptials on demand via the TLC GO app, after the live simulcast.
“Weddings are an essential part of our programming DNA, and having two royal weddings is cause for celebration on TLC,” says Howard Lee, President and General Manager of TLC. “In May, we were thrilled to provide live coverage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding. Now it’s Princess Eugenie’s turn, and U.S. fans of the royal family will get to witness all the flourishes of this big day only on TLC!”