TCA: OWN to Debut 'Cherish the Day' in February

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network will debut its anthology series Cherish the Day over two nights beginning Feb. 11.

The Ava DuVernay-produced series will premiere Feb. 11 with limited commercials, with a second episode debuting Feb. 12, according to OWN. The eight-episode series will continue to air on Wednesdays, according to OWN. 

The first season of Cherish the Day chronicles the stirring relationship of one couple, with each episode spanning a single day.


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