FLASHPOINT To Air On ION Television


Now that ION Television has acquired the rights to FLASHPOINT fans of the hit cop drama can dig back in this fall. After brokering a deal with CBS, that took place in the begining of this year, the network is now ready to roll out new episodes of the show from creators Mark Ellis and Stephanie Morgenstern.

Flashpoint will make its debut on October 18th in a two hour time slot between 10pm-12am ET, with the same episode set to re-air on Saturdays from 9-11pm ET. With ION Television holding the rights to Flashpoint, that stars Hugh Dillion (Durham County), Enrico Colantoni (Veronica Mars), and Amy Jo Johnson (Felicity) the fan favorite will unveil new episodes with Leverage and House also scheduled to launch on the network in 2012.

In celebration of Flashpoint’s return ION will kick off a special contest for fans that is scheduled to begin on September 26th. The “positively entertaining” network will feature a “quick response code on all printed marketing elements, which will provide fans access to exclusive cast interviews, a never before seen sneak peek from the premiere episode and entry into the Flashpoint Alert contest.”The production of the season’s upcoming episodes marked ION Televsion’s first venture into originals planned by the network in the coming year.” Flashpoint is produced by Pink Sky Entertainment and Avamar Entertainment.