HGTV EXTENDS PRODUCTION ON SIX POPULAR SERIES
New York, N.Y. [For Immediate Release - July 19, 2012] HGTV extended production of six popular series, ordering new episodes of Elbow Room, starring contractor Chip Wade who transforms homes with customized renovations to perfectly fit the homeowners' needs, as well as I Want That, a series that spotlights the most outrageous innovations and the latest home trends and must-haves for modern living. Additionally, HGTV's Million Dollar Rooms, hosted by Carter Oosterhouse, will continue to feature one-of-a-kind multi-million dollar spaces around the globe.
Going Yard landscape professional Chris Lambton and wife Peyton Lambton continue to work together to transform neglected backyards into spectacular outdoor spaces suitable for entertaining family and friends, while Kitchen Cousins Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri remodel troubled kitchens and turn them into dream cooking spaces.
HGTV also has picked up an additional four special one-hour episodes of Celebrities at Home featuring Emmy(R) Award-winning entertainment reporter and series executive producer Nancy O'Dell as she tours celebrity homes to reveal the design inspiration for their favorite living spaces.
"Some of our most successful shows are those that feature experts who come to the rescue of real homeowners who don't know how to resolve a design or construction problem," said Kathleen Finch, general manager, HGTV. "Our audiences also love that HGTV provides pure voyeuristic fun with shows that feature fantasy celebrity lifestyle and over-the-top home trends."
HGTV is America's leading home and lifestyle brand. It features a top-rated cable network that is distributed to more than 99 million U.S. households and the HGTV website, HGTV.com (http://www.hgtv.com), the nation's leading online home-and-garden destination that attracts an average of 4 million unique visitors per month. In addition, HGTV's brand offerings include the HGTV HOME consumer products line that features exclusive collections of paint, flooring, soft goods and other home-oriented products as well as HGTV Magazine, a new home and lifestyle publication published in partnership with Hearst Magazines.