"Chicken Soup for the Soul's Animal Tales," Hosted by Eva LaRue, Joins The CW's "One Magnificent Morning" Saturday Morning Line-Up

“Chicken Soup for the Soul’s Animal Tales” Premieres January 5th, 2019

December 21, 2018 (Burbank, CA) – The CW, in association with Litton Entertainment, today announced the addition of CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL’S ANIMAL TALES to its educational and informational ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING Saturday morning line-up, premiering January 5, 2019 (8:00am–11:00am ET/PT). 

Hosted by Eva LaRue, ANIMAL TALES centers around our love for animals and the impact they have on our lives. Each episode uncovers stories about amazing and inspiring people from around the world who go above and beyond to care for, love, help, and defend animals everywhere. Viewers will meet animal rescue teams and dedicated animal advocates helping lost pets find forever homes, and even meet some of the incredible pets serving and assisting people in need, including military K9s and therapy animals. 

            The CW’s ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING lineup is below.  All series are rated TV-G. All times ET/PT:



8:00-8:30 AM                        Ready, Set, Pet

8:30-9:00 AM                        The Wildlife Docs

9:00-9:30 AM                        This Old House: Trade School

9:30-10:00 AM                      Welcome Home

10:00-10:30 AM                    Chicken Soup for the Soul’s Animal Tales

10:30-11:00 AM                    Did I Mention Invention?


Litton Entertainment, a division of Hearst Television, is the preeminent independent producer and distributor in the U.S. television industry, creating and distributing quality programming for over 20 years with a specialty in educational and informational (“E/I”) programming. Litton talent and crews can often be found traveling the globe producing Emmy winning, content distributed worldwide. Litton’s Weekend Adventure, produced by Litton Studios, was the first program block of its kind and airs Saturdays on ABC stations nationwide. Litton Entertainment provides CBS Network with six original programs for Saturday mornings called CBS Dream Team: It’s Epic!; The CW Network with One Magnificent Morning, a three-hour destination featuring E/I programming; NBC stations with six original E/I series under the iconic brand The More You Know; and Telemundo with the three-hour Mi Telemundo block of programming. Litton’s syndication and news division distributes a diverse slate of programs including the E/I block Go Time! and Consumer Reports TV. For more information, visit http://www.litton.tv.  Litton is majority-owned by Hearst:  http://www.hearst.com/

About The CW Network:

THE CW TELEVISION NETWORK launched in 2006 as America’s fifth broadcast network, with programming targeting younger viewers, a demographic highly sought after by advertisers. The CW, a joint venture between Warner Bros. Entertainment and CBS Corporation, broadcasts a six-night, 12-hour primetime lineup, Sunday through Friday. The CW’s primetime programming is also available to stream for free, without authentication, on the ad-supported cwtv.com and The CW app, now available on every major OTT platform. In daytime, The CW broadcasts a Monday through Friday afternoon block, and a three-hour Saturday morning kids block. The CW’s digital network, CW Seed, launched in 2013, and offers original short-form digital content as well as past seasons of fan-favorite television series. For more information about the network and its programming, visit www.cwtvpr.com.




Media Contacts:

The CW Network                                     Litton Entertainment

Jodi Karp                                                  Sara Krajewski

818/977-2609                                            843/883-5060

Jodi.Karp@cwtv.com                               sara@litton.tv