OWN Sets Debuts for New Mafioso-Turned-Dog-Groomer and NBA Family Reality Series

“The Diamond Collar” and “Mom’s Got Game” will premiere as part of the cable channel’s January programming

Courtesy of OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network

OWN has added two new series and the return of Wanda Sykes‘ comedy specials to its January schedule of premieres.

Reality series “The Diamond Collar,” starring former mob enforcer James “Head” Guiliani in his new career as the owner of a Brooklyn dog grooming business,” premieres Friday, Jan. 17 at 10/9c.

And on Saturday, Jan. 18 at 10/9c, “Mom’s Got Game”makes it debut. It stars former WNBA star Pam McGee and her son, Denver Nuggets center JaVale McGee. The first WNBA player to have a son play in the NBA, Pam balances her son’s career with her personal life.

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Additionally, the cable channel will air two new installments of comedy special, “Wanda Sykes Presents Herlarious” on Saturday, Jan. 4 and Jan. 11 — both at 10/9c. Wayne Brady, Kristin Chenoweth, Cheryl Hines, Jeff Probst, Sheryl Underwood, Jeff Ross, Lance Reddick, Camryn Manheim, Tichina Arnold, and Jackée Harry, among others, will appear.

The January schedule also includes new episodes of Tyler Perry‘s “The Haves and the Have Nots” and “Love Thy Neighbor,” and the new epiosodes of “Oprah’s LIfeclass,” “Oprah: Where Are They Now?” and “Raising Whitley.”

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See OWN’s January schedule below (all times Eastern)

9:00 – 10:00 p.m. Oprah: Where Are They Now? (returns January 3 – new night and time)
10:00 – 11:00 p.m. Oprah’s Lifeclass (January 3 and January 10 – new night and time)
10:00 – 10:30 p.m. The Diamond Collar (new series begins January 17)

9:00 – 10:00 p.m. Raising Whitley (returns January 4 – new time)
10:00 – 11:00 p.m. Herlarious (January 4 and January 11)
10:00 – 11:00 p.m. Mom’s Got Game (new series begins January 18)

9:00 – 10:00 p.m. Oprah’s Next Chapter (January 5)

9:00 – 10:00 p.m. The Haves and The Have Nots (returns January 7)

9:00 – 10:00 p.m. Love Thy Neighbor (returns January 8; two back-to-back half hour episodes)