Station Profile

KDAF-TV CW33 began broadcasting in 1980. Over the past 42 years, the station has had several ownerships and network affiliations. In 2019, Nexstar Media Group, Inc. purchased KDAF and subsequently acquired The CW Network, making KDAF an owned and operated CW affiliate of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. KDAF currently broadcasts five video streams and operates the website www.cw33.com.

KDAF produces two daily lifestyle shows. Emmy nominated “Inside DFW with Jenny Anchondo” and “Fun on the Run with Yolonda Williams.” In addition to the recently launched weekly show, “A Taste of North Texas,” KDAF expects to continue producing additional shows in line with the brand “Always Fun.” FUN meaning Fresh Unique and New. KDAF exclusively broadcasts high school football games and beginning in 2022, KDAF broadcasted its first professional sports programming with the Allen Americans Hockey Team.

KDAF serves the entire community of Dallas/Fort Worth through promotion and participation in multiple community causes benefiting the population of North Texas. Additionally, KDAF broadcasts the Dallas Holiday Parade, St. Patrick’s Day Parade, and the Dallas Pride Parade.

KDAF broadcasts The CW network and a variety of syndicated programming including “Young Sheldon,” “Two & A Half Men,” “Friends,” “Seinfeld,” and many more.

Market Profile

Dallas / Ft. Worth, TX is in the 5th largest DMA in the United States, with a population of approximately 7,023,734 and 3,130,430 television households, as reported by Nielsen Media.

Cable/ADS penetration in the market is estimated to be 25.2% wired, 17.0% ADS. KDAF over-indexes the over-the-air market percentage with the market at 37% and KDAF at 49%. Dallas-Ft. Worth ranks #2 in overall real estate prospects for the year ahead in both U.S. & Canada (Urban Land Institute/Price Waterhouse Cooper). Dallas-Ft. Worth is home to 22 of the top Fortune 500 companies and home to five major league sports teams including the Dallas Cowboys, Dallas Mavericks, Dallas Stars, Texas Rangers & FC Dallas.

Station Contact Information

8001 John W. Carpenter Freeway Dallas, TX 75247 P: (214) 252-9233


Station Contacts

Marc Hefner, VP & General Manager

Geoff Campbell, Director of Sales

Bob Dickinson, Creative Services Director

Caleb Wethington, Digital Executive Producer

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