CBC's 18 to Life to air on CW in U.S.

CBC-TV comedy 18 to Life is to launch next month on the youth-oriented CW network in the U.S.

CBC-TV comedy 18 to Life is to launch next month on the youth-oriented CW network in the U.S., CW announced Thursday.

The show stars Stacey Farber of Degrassi: The Next Generation and Michael Seater of Life With Derek as a young couple who decide to get married at 18, over the objections of their parents.

As they learn to deal with the challenges of marriage, their warring families struggle to influence the newlyweds.

The first season of 18 to Life aired this spring on CBC-TV. A second season is currently being shot in Montreal and will debut next January on CBC.

CW plans to begin airing the show Tuesdays beginning Aug. 3.

18 to Life is a co-production between Galafilm Inc. and Sound Venture Inc. in association with CBC Television.