THE CW AND LITTON ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCE NEW FIVE-YEAR PARTNERSHIP FOR “ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING”
THE CW AND LITTON ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCE NEW
FIVE-YEAR PARTNERSHIP FOR “ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING”
THE ACCLAIMED SATURDAY MORNING BLOCK
TO CONTINUE THROUGH THE 2020-21 SEASON
January 7, 2016 (Burbank, CA) – The CW and Litton Entertainment today announced that they have renewed their partnership for ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING. Now in its second season, the acclaimed Saturday morning block will continue to provide inspiring educational programming for teens and their families through the 2020-21 broadcast season.
“Our partnership with The CW is a great source of pride for Litton’s team of award-winning producers, hosts and partners. We look forward to continuing to partner with the talented team at The CW on ‘One Magnificent Morning’ for many years to come,” said Dave Morgan, Founder and CEO of Litton Entertainment.
“We’re very pleased to remain the home of ‘One Magnificent Morning,’ which has been well received by viewers, critics, and our affiliates,” said Chris Brooks, Senior Vice President, Network Distribution, The CW. “Litton has been a fantastic partner, and we’re happy to extend our relationship for another five years.”
The CW’s ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING lineup currently includes:
SATURDAYS ON THE CW:
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: FAMILY EDITION
10:30-11:00 AM SAVE OUR SHELTER
11:00-11:30 AM DREAM QUEST
11:30 AM -12:00 PM HATCHED
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.
DOG TOWN, USA
Built on 33,000 acres of pristine land in Utah, DOG TOWN, USA is the nation’s preeminent facility dedicated to finding safe homes for abandoned dogs. Each week, Dog Town’s highly skilled staff and internationally renowned experts first create a safe sanctuary for dogs from around the world. Then, DOG TOWN, 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.
SAVE OUR SHELTER
SAVE OUR SHELTER 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. Partnering with DOG for DOG, a company whose mission is to feed dogs in rescues and shelters by donating food anytime a purchase is made.
HATCHED gives American entrepreneurs, with a focus on teens, the opportunity of a lifetime to pitch their unique inventions to seasoned business leaders who have seen the good, the bad, and the ugly of what it takes to launch new ideas into the marketplace. Assisted by experts, the young entrepreneurs will learn how to raise capital to launch their business and those pitfalls to avoid in the challenging world of business.
DREAM QUEST WITH EVETTE RIOS
DREAM QUEST WITH EVETTE RIOS follows families as they embark upon journeys filled with excitement, adventure, learning, and the opportunity to fulfill their dreams. “The Breakaway,” one of the world’s most modern, state-of-the-art vessels, is a floating classroom designed to give families the real-life education of a lifetime. Hosted by Evette Rios, DREAM QUEST WITH EVETTE RIOS brings 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.
About The CW
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. The CW offers a five-night, 10-hour primetime lineup that runs Monday through Friday. In daytime, The CW broadcasts a Monday through Friday afternoon block, and a five-hour Saturday morning kids block. For more information, visit www.cwtv.com.
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, was 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 Rock the Park, 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® winning The Henry Ford’s Innovation Nation with Mo Rocca, The Inspectors, Chicken Soup for the Soul’s Hidden Heroes, and Emmy® nominated Game Changers with Kevin Frazier. Litton also provides The CW Network with One Magnificent Morning, a five hour destination featuring E/I programming which entered its second season in October 2015. 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.
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