RETURNS FOR NINTH SEASON PREMIERE OCTOBER 6, 2018
Charleston, SC (September 10, 2018) — Dave Morgan, President and CEO of Litton Entertainment announced today 2018-2019’s Line-Up for the ninth season of five-time Daytime Emmy-award winning Litton’s Weekend Adventure. The three-hour programming block airs every Saturday morning on ABC stations nationwide. The newest addition to the block will be The Great Dr. Scott. The newest series in the block follows charismatic and committed veterinarian, Dr. Scott Miller, at his family-run veterinary clinic where viewers will gain unique insight into the world of veterinary medicine. Dr. Scott treats a wide variety of animal patients ranging from cats and dogs to exotic reptiles and livestock.
Debuting its ninth season, Litton’s Weekend Adventure continues its gold standard legacy of bringing award-winning programming to viewers who relish sharing the experiences of our expert hosts on their global weekly adventures. The new season line-up will continue to include fan favorites like Jack Hanna’s Wild Countdown and recent Daytime Emmy nominee Ocean Trek’s with Jeff Corwin. Corwin’s adventures will take him around the globe as he cruises to diverse locales like Madagascar, Mumbai, and Colombo, Sri Lanka, to explore the world’s natural wonders. Rock the Park, with Daytime Emmy award-winning hosts Jack Steward and Colton Smith continue to explore our beloved national treasures, the national parks, including Canyonlands, Crater Lake, and Uncompahgre. Vacation Creation with Tommy Davidson and Andrea Feczko guides deserving families on incredible adventures on the high seas to experience new destinations together. Embarking on ocean voyages filled with immersive learning opportunities, viewers will discover the amazing culture, food, history, and traditions of coveted destinations in Iceland, Australia, Cuba and beyond.
“Since the inception of Litton’s Weekend Adventure, our team of talented and dedicated professionals have brought high-quality, inspirational programming to millions of teens and their families. We thank our ABC Owned Station partners and ABC affiliated television stations for their support. We are honored to partner with them in service to the educational needs of their communities,’ commented Dave Morgan.
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 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; and NBC stations with six original E/I series under the iconic brand The More You Know. Litton's syndication and news division distributes a diverse slate of programs including the new 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/
Public Relations Contact:
Sara Krajewski, Litton Entertainment 843-883-5060 firstname.lastname@example.org