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HGTV Triggers Mid-Season Pickup of Hit Series 'Flip or Flop' with Tarek and Christina El Moussa


With viewership of Flip
or Flop
up 18 percent over its prior season, HGTV has picked
up 15 additional half-hour episodes of the popular series starring
divorced couple Tarek and Christina El Moussa. To date, the seventh
season, which finales on Thursday, Sept. 6, at 9 p.m. ET/PT, has
attracted more than 15.2 million viewers. The most recent episode on
Thursday, Aug. 2, ranked as the #1 cable show in the 9-9:30 p.m.
timeslot among viewers P25-54. Flip or Flop will continue to
spotlight Tarek and Christina as they buy dilapidated houses in Southern
California, turn them into beautifully renovated homes and flip them for
profit. With production underway, the new season is slated to premiere
in Spring 2019.

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Tarek and Christina El Moussa of HGTV's 'Flip or Flop' (Photo: Business Wire)

Tarek and Christina El Moussa of HGTV's 'Flip or Flop' (Photo: Business Wire)

"HGTV fans have followed Tarek and Christina through scores of house
flips and supported their personal journey for years," said Allison
Page, president, HGTV and Food Network. "We're eager to see how
they continue to run their flipping business, co-parent their children
and start new chapters in their professional and personal lives."

HGTV delivers the superstar experts, fascinating
families, compelling renovations and stunning transformations that make
all things home fun. America's favorite way to get entertaining,
relatable and inspirational home and lifestyle content, HGTV offers: a
top 10 cable network that is distributed to more than 90 million U.S.
households; a website,, that
attracts an average of 9.7 million people each month; a social footprint
of 16.8 million; HGTV Magazine, a monthly publication that reaches more
than one million readers and exclusive collections of home-oriented
products through the HGTV HOME™ consumer products line. Viewers can
become fans of HGTV and interact with other home improvement enthusiasts
through FacebookTwitterPinterest and Instagram. HGTV
is owned by Discovery, Inc., a global leader in real life
entertainment whose portfolio also includes Discovery Channel, Food
Network, TLC, Investigation Discovery, and OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.

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