Jersey Strong is a docu-soap following the lives of former gang
members as they try to turn their lives around.
Runtime: 30 minutes
Jersey Strong - Pivot (TV network) - Netflix
Pivot was an American digital cable and satellite television network
owned by Participant Media. The channel, targeted at young adults
between 18 and 34 years old, debuted on August 1, 2013. The channel
ceased operations on October 31, 2016.
Jersey Strong - Programming - Netflix
Programming seen on Pivot included original programs like HitRecord on
TV, a variety show hosted by series co-creator Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and
the reality-based talk show Raising McCain, hosted by blogger Meghan
McCain. Will, a period drama about a young William Shakespeare, was also
announced when the channel launched, but was later put on hold. The show
ultimately aired one season on TNT in 2017. Pivot was also the U.S.
television home of the Australian comedy-drama Please Like Me, a show
created and written by Josh Thomas, which had been co-produced by Pivot
and the Australian Broadcasting Corporation since the second season.
Other shows include Jersey Strong, a docusoap that chronicles the lives
of two families from parallel universes, the late night current events
talk show TakePart Live, and the anime series, C-Control, which
premiered on October 5, 2013. It was Pivot's only anime program, but not
the show's North American television debut; the series originally made
its debut on the Funimation Channel in January 2013. On January 29,
2015, Pivot premiered the UK series, Fortitude, on the same date as Sky
Atlantic. In 2014, Pivot launched Human Resources, a reality TV series
providing a behind-the-scenes and at times humorous look at day-to-day
operations at TerraCycle headquarters. Other programs seen on the
channel included acquired shows such as Buffy the Vampire Slayer,
Farscape, Friday Night Lights, Little Mosque on the Prairie, The
Operatives, Veronica Mars, and live programs and documentaries produced
in partnership with Rolling Stone and Noticias Univision.
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