Second Season of "Undeniable with Joe Buck" Debuts August 10, on AT&T AUDIENCE Network
Season 2 Guests Include Sports Legends Brett Favre, Joe Theismann, "Sugar" Ray Leonard and More
El SEGUNDO, Calif., Aug. 3, 2016 -- AT&T* will deliver the second season of Joe Buck's popular show "Undeniable with Joe Buck" Aug. 10 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. This season will only be available on the AUDIENCE(R) Network for DIRECTV and AT&T U-verse customers.
On the heels of a successful first season that featured a "who's who" of sports legends, including Derek Jeter, Wayne Gretzky and Michael Phelps, the new season show will yet again feature some of the most prominent athletes of this generation, including Brett Favre, Joe Theismann, "Sugar" Ray Leonard, and Lynn Swann.
Here's the full schedule:
· Brett Favre - Aug. 10
· Kerri Walsh Jennings - Sept. 14
· Kelly Slater - Aug. 17
· "Sugar" Ray Leonard - Sept. 21
· Nick Faldo - Aug. 24
· Jo Theismann - Sept. 28
· Joe Torre - Aug. 31
· Tony La Russa - Oct. 5
· Mike Singletary - Sept. 7
· Lynn Swann - Oct. 12
Unique to the second season, several episodes of "Undeniable with Joe Buck," executive produced by Vince Vaughn's Wild West Television, were filmed in front of a live studio audience from "The Armory" in San Francisco during the 2016 Super Bowl week. This is a first for the show. Super Bowl week provided an interesting spin on the show's long form, one-on-one interviews that captivated audiences throughout the show's first season.
"I have never been more proud of something with my name in the title," Buck said. "Season 1 was a great start, but I believe we hit our stride in season 2. From Favre to Sugar Ray and all guests in between, people will see new sides of these athletes. I believe every show thus far has been a learning experience... not just for the audience, but for the host as well."
"Joe Buck's credentials as a play-by-play man are well known, but with 'Undeniable' he's able to showcase an even more authentic portrayal of his personality. That's a big part of what is making the show successful," Christopher Long, senior vice president, Original Content and Production, AT&T said. "'Undeniable' shows our commitment to delivering compelling, exclusive entertainment and sports programming on the AUDIENCE Network."
Buck is known as the lead play-by-play voice for MLB, the USGA and the NFL on Fox. He has called 17 World Series, 17 MLB All- Star Games, 4 Super Bowls and the U.S. Open.
A winner of 7 Emmy Awards for "Most Outstanding Sports Personality," Buck went beyond his usual confines of the broadcast booth in Season 1. It displayed his affable, laid-back interviewing skills within the show's uniquely intimate long-form interview format.
The format provides viewers a more in-depth look into the past, present and future of numerous iconic athletes. DIRECTV and U-verse customers can watch "Undeniable with Joe Buck" and the rest of AUDIENCE Network's line-up on U-verse Channel 1114 and DIRECTV Channel 239. They can also live stream it on the DIRECTV App and U-verse App for smartphones and tablets, directv.com and uverse.com.**
"Undeniable with Joe Buck" will also be available on popular sports-talk and news-talk radio stations across the country beginning Aug. 11. Radio broadcasts of each episode will be available weekly, following the Wednesday night AUDIENCE network broadcasts. Catch the 1-hour, radio-formatted version of the show in leading regional markets including Los Angeles, San Francisco, Washington D.C., Houston and Phoenix and more. Please check local listings for specific dates and times.
For the most up-to-date information on DIRECTV, please visit www.directv.com. Geographic and service restrictions apply to AT&T U-verse services. For more information on AT&T U-verse - or to find out if it's available in your area - visit www.att.com/u-verse.
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