7th Heaven,” the longest-running family drama in television history, will join GMC TV’s lineup on July 7, headlining a summer-long “7th Heaven Summer” programming stunt that also will include GMC World Premiere Movies, faith-inspired classic films including The Ten Commandmentsand marathons featuring uplifting GMC Family Favorites such as the GMC World Premiere series “Heartland,” “The Waltons,” “Dr. Quinn: Medicine Woman,” “Family Ties” and “Sister Sister.”
“7th Heaven” joins the GMC family lineup with marathons beginning Saturday, July 7 (7pm-6am ET) and Sunday, July 8 (9am-7pm ET). “7th Heaven” follows the Camden family as the minister father and stay-at-home mother deal with the drama of having seven children, ranging from toddlers to adults with families of their own. The friends, neighbors and love interests of the various members of the family weigh heavily on the plot of the series, which addresses real-life issues. The series stars Stephen Collins, Catherine Hicks, MacKenzie Rosman, Beverley Mitchell, David Gallagher, Barry Watson and Jessica Biel.
“7th Heaven fits the GMC family-friendly, uplifting entertainment brand like a glove,” said Leslie Chesloff, executive vice president, programming. “We are thrilled to be adding it to our lineup and know that our viewers will enjoy these July marathons.”