via press release:
TLC RENEWS ": BIG BLISS" FOR A SECOND SEASON
TLC has announced that its new series: BIG BLISS has been renewed for a second season. The network has ordered 12 half-hour episodes, slated to premiere in May 2011. Taped inside premier bridal salon Kleinfeld Bridal, each episode follows the emotional journey of plus-size brides as they shop to fulfill their dream dress fantasy. For a plus-size bride shopping for her big day, the pressure is at an all-time high, not only to find the dream dress, but the perfect fit too.
Season 1 premieres of: BIG BLISS average 1.5 million P2+ viewers.
The originalseries returns in January 2011 with all new episodes, and the new installment of the franchise, SAY YES TO THE DRESS: ATLANTA, returns for a second season in summer 2011.
SAY YES TO THE DRESS: BIG BLISS is produced by Half Yard Productions for TLC.
TLC's innovative docu-series and reality-based programming include favorites, , , , , Say Yes to the Dress, and . TLC added to its menu of programming with and continues to expand into the food genre. TLC's daytime lineup includes the Emmy Award-winning A Baby Story. The channel is available in more than 99 million homes in the US, nearly 8 million homes in Canada and through the website at www.tlc.com. TLC is part of Discovery Communications (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK), the world's number one nonfiction media company reaching more than 1.5 billion cumulative subscribers in over 170 countries.