ABC Family Gets Smallville in Big Warner Deal

ABC Family has acquired off-network rights to Smallville as part of a major deal with Warner Bros. Domestic Cable Distribution, officials said Thursday.

The cable network will begin airing Smallville --The WB Television Network’s highest-rated series ever -- this fall.

As part of a package of specials, movies and series, ABC Family has also acquired off-network rights to JKX: The Jamie Kennedy Experiment;theatrical titles including The Perfect Storm and Twister; and a renewal for Full House.