ION Television

A leading U.S. general entertainment network, ION Television combines high-quality programming and dependable distribution with an attitude of innovation and growth. Its "Positively Entertaining" network brand positioning features a formula of proven series, an expansive catalog of blockbuster movies and a commitment to introduce new original programming. ION Television has grown its Adults 25-54 audience by 69% since launching just six years ago and has consistently remained among the top 15 entertainment networks.


ION Television reaches more than 100 million U.S. television households via nationwide cable, satellite, telco and broadcast distribution. The network is available nationwide on all major distributors, including Comcast, Time Warner, Cox, Charter, DIRECTV, Dish, Verizon FiOS, and AT&T U-Verse, as well as many others.  If you don't get ION Television on your system, click here to contact your local provider.


Currently, ION Television’s lineup is anchored by major cable & broadcast hits, original series and special event programming, including:

Blue Bloods
New York City Police Commissioner Frank Reagan balances life as head of both the police force and his multi-generational family of cops.

Criminal Minds
The crime-drama follows a team of profilers from the FBI’s Behavioral Analysis Unit (BAU), whose job is to analyze the nation's most dangerous criminal minds in an effort to anticipate their next moves before they strike again.

Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior
Unit Chief Sam Cooper leads an elite team of FBI special agents and renegade profilers that operates as far out of the bureaucracy as possible.

Law & Order
Creating tension and suspense through the complex interactions of its many characters, the series focuses on both the criminal investigation and the trial.

Law & Order: SVU
The series chronicles the life and crimes of the Special Victims Unit, an elite squad of New York City Police detectives led by seasoned veteran Olivia Benson.

Law & Order: Criminal Intent
The show takes viewers into the minds of criminals while following the psychological approaches the Major Case Squad uses to solve the crimes.

The hit show follows a five-person team who, led by a former insurance investigator, uses its skills to right injustices inflicted on ordinary citizens.

The Listener
After hiding his telepathic ability for many years, a mind-reading law enforcement consultant learns to use his ability to solve crimes and help others.

The quick-witted series follows a young police consultant who solves crimes with powers of observation so acute the precinct detectives think he's psychic.

Rookie Blue
Five rookies must learn to deal with their new duties as cops while juggling the everyday problems and expectations of those close to them.

Saving Hope
Hope Zion Hospital is left in chaos when its charismatic chief surgeon falls into a coma. While he explores the halls in the form of a spirit, his fiancé and fellow surgeons race to save his life.

ION Television also airs a specialty programming block from Qubo, ION Media Networks’ children’s digital television network, focused on literacy, values and healthy lifestyles, which celebrates the unlimited possibilities of kids’ imaginations.