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Chip and Joanna Gaines’ Magnolia Network Reinstating ‘Home Work,’ Vows to Resolve Remodel Drama

Magnolia Network is keen to quickly move on from a little launch-month drama. The new channel, a joint venture between Chip and Joanna Gaines and Discovery, has reinstated new series Home Work after evaluating accusations of shoddy work on the part of the series’ hosts. “Magnolia Network is dedicated to sharing hopeful and genuine stories,” […]

Chip and Joanna Gaines’ Magnolia Network Yanks ‘Home Work’ After Hosts Accused of Blowing Budgets and Deadlines: “Remodel From Hell”

Magnolia Network, the new joint venture between Chip and Joanna Gaines and Discovery, has removed one of its series from the air two days after the channel’s launch following allegations that its hosts performed shoddy work and did not finish projects on time or on budget. A rep for the network, which debuted Wednesday, confirmed […]

Magnolia Network Renews 9 Series, Sets Expanded Fall Slate (Exclusive)

A month after its highly anticipated launch, Chip and Joanna Gaines’ Magnolia Network solidifying its slate for the fall and beyond. Magnolia Network has handed out season two renewals for eight of its original series: Family Dinner, First Time Fixer, Homegrown, Inn the Works, The Lost Kitchen, Point of View: A Designer Profile, Restoration Road […]

This Week in TV: ‘Never Have I Ever,’ ‘Power Book III,’ Magnolia Network Debuts

The week ahead brings the first few competitions of the Summer Olympics — before the opening ceremonies in Tokyo — along with several broadcast network finales, and a whole lot of streaming premieres. It’s the busiest seven-day stretch in months, in fact, for streaming debuts. Below is The Hollywood Reporter‘s rundown of premieres, returns and specials over the […]

How to Live Like Chip and Jo Gaines Before Magnolia Network Launches

Ahead of the lifestyle channel's digital debut July 15, 'Fixer Upper' superfans can shop these books, decor and more.

Inside Chip and Joanna Gaines’ Magnolia Network Strategy

One bonus of Magnolia Network’s extra runway from the COVID-19 delay is that the July 15 bow on Discovery+ brings with it a rather full slate — 26 original series featuring such eclectic makers as interior designer Brian Patrick Flynn, baker and cookbook author Bryan Ford, and Atlanta-based farmer Jamila Norman. “With a lot of […]

Chip and Joanna Gaines on Walking Away From ‘Fixer Upper,’ Launching Magnolia Network and the Criticism That Stings the Most

“Wish me luck,” says Joanna Gaines. Three men, outfitted with skeletal Steadicams, flank her as she places a raw chicken breast into a cast-iron skillet and … silence. It’s not hot enough. Without the sizzle, without a spattering of oil, there’s no shot. The director says to take five, and, for a moment, it’s like […]

Magnolia Workshops: Chip and Joanna Gaines Set Inaugural Slate

With the streaming launch of Chip and Joanna Gaines’ Magnolia Network almost a month away, the new lifestyles platform has firmed up its slate of courses for its sister platform — Magnolia Workshops. Featuring a slew craftspeople, many of them part of Magnolia’s growing slate of original programming, the courses will focus on home design, […]