BRAVO MEDIA TO DEBUT NEW "WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE WITH ANDY COHEN" IN JANUARY 2017
Network Announces Brand New Studio and Logo To Accompany Launch
NEW YORK - December 1, 2016 - Bravo Media today announced "Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen," formerly "Watch What Happens Live" will debut an official name change, a fresh, revamped studio and a new logo on Tuesday, January 3 at 11pm ET/PT. In addition to doubling the size of the audience, the remodeled studio will also offer a designated performance space for musical guests that frequent the Bravo Clubhouse and a plethora of cosmetic set modifications, while remaining true to the original Bravo Clubhouse aesthetic fans have come to love. Celebrating its 1000th episode this past March, "Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen" has become a nightly destination for A-listers including Meryl Streep, Cher, Oprah, Jennifer Lopez, Ryan Reynolds, Jennifer Lawrence, Mariah Carey, Lady Gaga, Will Ferrell and Gwyneth Paltrow. Whether "Pleading the Fifth" or "Opening The Vault," endless memorable moments have been revealed during the show's seven-year tenure as host Andy Cohen continues to challenge some of the biggest celebrities and Bravolebrities on the only truly live, interactive series in late night television.
"Our new clubhouse is the perfect upgrade for us because it won't lose any of the intimacy or lunacy provided by our current home," said Andy Cohen, Host and Executive Producer. "We're going from an audience of 22 to about 50, plus we have roof access and a whole lot of new surprises. It's like moving from a Tic Tac to a studio apartment!"
A socially-driven experience, the new studio will be accompanied with the unveiling of customized "Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen" Snapchat geofilters featuring themes tied to the Bravo Clubhouse available for audience members attending the show taping. Leading up to the event, fans can join the celebration by tweeting their favorite #WWHL moments using #WWHLClubhouse for the chance to see those moments revealed during the show. Fans can also follow the @BravoWWHL Instagram account to relive some of the most unforgettable memories in the Bravo clubhouse.
"Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen" is produced by Embassy Row with Michael Davies, Deirdre Connolly and Andy Cohen serving as Executive Producers.
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Bravo Media is the premiere lifestyle and entertainment brand that drives the cultural conversation around its high-quality, interactive original content that focuses on the network's passion points of food, fashion, beauty, design, digital and pop culture. The network's diversified slate includes Bravo's first scripted series "Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce," scripted comedy "Odd Mom Out," and unscripted favorites such as Emmy award-winning "Top Chef," "Vanderpump Rules," "Below Deck," "Southern Charm" and the popular "Million Dollar Listing" and "The Real Housewives" franchises as well as the only live late-night talk show, "Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen." Available in 92 million homes, Bravo is a program service of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. Watch Bravo anywhere: On Demand, online or across mobile and connected TVs. Bravo has been an NBCUniversal cable network since December 2002 and first launched in December 1980.