Charleston, SC (February 26, 2019): Litton Entertainment, a leading independent producer and distributor, and JOURNY powered by Ovation, the travel-entertainment app of America’s only arts network, today announced the addition of Emmy-award winning Rock the Park and Emmy-nominated The Voyager with Josh Garcia to Ovation’s fast-growing app.
JOURNY is the only travel-entertainment app at the intersection of travel, art and culture, featuring award-winning television series and popular shorts focused on immersive experiences and unique storytelling.
“Litton Entertainment’s talented cast and crew have spent 30 years traveling to some of the most remote and fascinating places on the planet in order to produce gorgeous, breathtaking television and we are happy to partner with JOURNY to bring the travel experiences we have captured to a whole new platform,” commented Dave Morgan, CEO and founder of Litton Entertainment.
Rock the Park is an awe-inspiring and entertaining series hosted by Jack Steward and Colton Smith, as they tap into America’s love for the national parks and come face to face with nature and some of the most amazing places on earth. The Voyager with Josh Garcia takes audiences on an exciting and culturally rich voyage around the globe. Traveling by ocean, each episode brings audiences to the world's most incredible destinations as we join Josh on a personal journey to discover, understand and immerse in the hidden beauty, diverse traditions and unique cuisine each port has to offer.
"JOURNY is the premiere destination for cultural travel programming, and we're proud to have Rock the Park and The Voyager as part of that lineup," said Elba Flamenco, Senior Director, Content Partnerships at Ovation. “We're excited to continue our partnership with Litton, delivering their award-winning series to travel enthusiasts, on the platforms and devices they love."
Rock the Park, co-produced with Tremendous! Entertainment, and The Voyager with Josh Garcia have both been recognized by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for their outstanding work in the Travel and Adventure category. Download the JOURNY app today to stream Season 1 of Rock the Park and follow JOURNY for the premiere of The Voyager with Josh Garcia, coming soon.
ABOUT LITTON ENTERTAINMENT
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; 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/
About OVATION… America’s Only Arts Network
Art has the power to inspire us, elevate our thinking, and awaken our senses. As an independent television, production and digital media company, OVATION has an unparalleled commitment to the arts, culture and captivating entertainment. Showcasing a lineup of critically-acclaimed premium dramas, arts-related specials and documentaries, and iconic films, OVATION salutes innovative storytelling, lives for the art in entertainment, finds beauty in the everyday, and applauds art in unexpected places. OVATION is available to nearly 50M subscribers via cable, satellite and telco systems including Comcast Cable/Xfinity, DIRECTV/AT&T U-verse, SPECTRUM, Verizon FiOS, as well as on VOD. Through THE OVATION FOUNDATION, the company is committed to advocating for the arts, nationally and locally, and has provided more than $15M in contributions and in kind support to arts institutions and arts education. You can follow OVATION on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, OvationTV.com, and through our App, OVATION NOW.
JOURNY is the only travel-entertainment app at the intersection of travel, art, and culture! Watch award-winning television series and popular shorts focused on immersive experiences and unique storytelling for FREE! Powered by Ovation and designed for the conscientious traveler, our programming centers world travel, cultural tourism, and global citizenry. Utilizing a network of talented and passionate travel filmmakers, producers and creators, JOURNY brings together the voices and stories that make us connected and human. Journy is available on Fire TV, Apple TV and iOS devices, Android, Roku, XUMO, Vewd, and Plex.
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Sara Krajewski | Litton Entertainment
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