THE CW ADDS TWO NEW SERIES TO ITS “ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING” SATURDAY MORNING LINE-UP
THE CW ADDS TWO NEW SERIES TO ITS
“ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING” SATURDAY MORNING LINE-UP
New Educational Series “Hatched” and “Dream Quest” to Premiere October 3, along with Previously Announced “Save Our Shelter”
September 17, 2015 (Burbank, CA) – The CW, in association with Litton Entertainment, today announced the addition of two new series targeting teens and families, HATCHED and DREAM QUEST to the One Magnificent Morning Saturday morning line-up (7:00 am-12:00 pm) effective October 3.
Both series will inspire young people to pursue their dreams, while expressing the importance of dedicating oneself to the greater good of community and family.
Premiering Saturday, October 3, 2015:
HATCHED (11:00-11:30am) gives young American entrepreneurs, with a focus on teens, the opportunity of a lifetime to pitch their unique inventions to seasoned executives including Freddy Cameron, Nicole Lapin, and Joe Kincaid, who know exactly what it takes to turn a good idea into a successful venture. Assisted by the experts after pitching their ideas, the young entrepreneurs will learn how to raise capital to launch their business and the pitfalls to avoid in the challenging world of business.
DREAM QUEST (11:30am-12:00pm) follows families as they embark upon journeys filled with excitement, adventure and learning, aboard some of the world’s most modern, state-of-the-art ships from Norwegian Cruise Line, including the “Norwegian Escape.” Each ship is a floating classroom designed to give families the real-life education of a lifetime. Hosted by Evette Rios, DREAM QUEST takes families on an interactive voyage where they learn about the world's amazing oceans, the animals that swim beneath the water, and the ecological advancements underway to preserve and protect our most precious resources. DREAM QUEST is co-produced by multiple Emmy Award-winning production companies, “Peter Greenberg Worldwide,” and “Natural 9 Entertainment.”
As previously announced, the new series SAVE OUR SHELTER will also premiere on Saturday, October 3. SAVE OUR SHELTER (10:30-11:00am) follows show creator and pet expert Rocky Kanaka, along with renovation specialist Rob North, as they hit the road to help breathe new life into animal shelters and rescue facilities across North America. In each episode, the show’s hosts will engage the local community including volunteers, contractors, and industry
experts, as they revitalize rescues and shelters. Each episode educates audiences about pet-related topics and culminates in a big reveal. SAVE OUR SHELTER is produced in partnership with DOG for DOG, a company whose mission is to feed dogs in rescues and shelters by donating food anytime a purchase is made. The featured shelters will also be given a year’s supply of DOGSFOOD™, as well as other DOG for DOG products like treats, toys, collars & leashes.
The CW’s One Magnificent Morning lineup is below. All times ET/PT:
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3
7:00-7:30 AM CALLING DR POL
7:30-8:00 AM CALLING DR POL
8:00-8:30 AM DOG TOWN, USA
8:30-9:00 AM DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILLAN:
9:00-9:30 AM DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILLAN:
9:30-10:00 AM DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILLAN:
10:00-10:30 AM DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILLAN:
10:30-11:00 AM SAVE OUR SHELTER
11:00-11:30 AM HATCHED
11:30 AM -12:00 PM DREAM QUEST
CALLING DR. POL
Caring for more than 19,000 patients, Dr. Pol has seen it all. Specializing in large farm animals, Dr. Pol, his family, and veterinary staff care for animals of all shapes and sizes. Unstoppable and unflappable, this Doc is a legend in the community.
DOGTOWN, USA - Built on 33,000 acres of pristine land in Utah, DogTown USA is the nation’s preeminent facility dedicated to finding safe homes for abandoned dogs. Each week, DogTown’s highly skilled staff and internationally renowned experts first create a safe sanctuary
for dogs from around the world. Then, DOGTOWN, USA’s medical professionals provide personal care to each dog, beginning the detailed process of rehabilitation in preparation for uniting each dog with a loving new family and home.
DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILLAN: FAMILY EDITION
In DOG WHISPERER WITH CESAR MILLAN: FAMILY EDITION, renowned dog behaviorist Cesar Millan travels far and wide to help pups and their families. Millan rehabilitates dogs and trains families to achieve a balance and natural relationship between people and their pets, and goes directly into the homes of dog owners to document the remarkable transformations that occur.
About Litton Entertainment
Litton Entertainment is the preeminent independent producer and distributor in the U.S. television industry creating and distributing quality programming for over twenty years. Litton’s Weekend Adventure, produced by Litton Studios, is the first program block of its kind airing Saturdays on ABC stations nationwide. Litton’s Weekend Adventure features all original E/I series including Jack Hanna’s Wild Countdown, Emmy® winning Ocean Mysteries with Jeff Corwin, Emmy® winning Born to Explore with Richard Wiese, Emmy® nominated Sea Rescue and Emmy® nominated The Wildlife Docs. Litton Entertainment provides CBS Network with six original programs for Saturday mornings called CBS Dream Team, It’s Epic!, including Emmy® winning Lucky Dog, Emmy®, Emmy® winning The Henry Ford’s Innovation Nation with Mo Rocca, All in With Laila Ali, and Emmy® nominated Game Changers with Kevin Frazier. Litton recently announced the new block of programming for The CW, One Magnificent Morning. The new block launched October 4, 2014. Litton’s news division, Litton News Source, distributes Consumer Reports TV and The Consumer Alert News Network. For more information about Litton Entertainment, visit www.litton.tv.
About The CW Network:
THE CW TELEVISION NETWORK, a joint venture between Warner Bros. Entertainment and CBS Corporation, made its debut on September 20, 2006 as America’s fifth broadcast network and is the only network specifically targeting viewers ages 18-34, a demographic highly sought after by advertisers. Delivering a total of 20 hours of programming a week, The CW offers a five-night, 10-hour primetime lineup that runs Monday through Friday. In daytime, The CW programs one hour on weekday afternoons, and a five-hour Saturday morning educational and informational block. A leader in digital and social media, The CW’s shows are also available to stream on cwtv.com and on its popular mobile and tablet app, and the network also recently launched a digital-only studio, CW Seed. For more information, visit www.cwtvpr.com.
Alana Russo (The CW) 818-977-5993
Sara Krajewski (Litton Entertainment) 843-883-5060