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[12/06/12 - 06:10 AM]
PBS Announces Winter/Spring 2013 Lineup
Highlights include the third season of "Downton Abbey" on Sunday nights from January 6 to February 17.

[07/19/12 - 11:06 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, July 19
Updates include: Jennifer Jason Leigh to recur on ABC's "Revenge"; PBS drops Fred Willard as narrator of "Market Warriors"; and Adam Lambert to visit ABC Family's "Pretty Little Liars."

[04/26/12 - 06:44 AM]
PBS Offers Expansive Slate of New Programming This Summer
Highlights include "Market Warriors," narrated by Fred Willard, premiering July 16 at 9:00/8:00c.

[04/26/12 - 06:44 AM]
PBS Offers Expansive Slate of New Programming This Summer
Highlights include "Market Warriors," narrated by Fred Willard, premiering July 16 at 9:00/8:00c.

[01/04/12 - 10:00 AM]
PBS Introduces Its First Cross-Country Competition Series "Market Wars" (working title) Coming Summer/Fall 2012
The series, from the producers of "Antiques Roadshow," gives audiences a lesson in the bare-knuckles business of scoring a bargain.







MARKET WARRIORS (PBS)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
7/16/12 - ???
STATUS:
on hiatus or fate to be determined
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (20 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
completed airing its first season on 4/22/13; has yet to be renewed for a second season
DESCRIPTION:
(from PBS's press release, December 2012) From the producers of ANTIQUES ROADSHOW, MARKET WARRIORS follows the antiques pickers, joined by new picker Benedicta "Bene" Raia, on treasure hunts nationwide as they scour flea markets for antiques and vintage valuables with an eye toward selling their finds for profit at auction. Over the course of nine new one-hour episodes, viewers will enjoy an up-close look at the fierce competition and obstacles the pickers face in the marketplace each week, and make their best guesses about who will come out ahead at the end of each episode. Episodes for the season were filmed at flea markets across the country, including Walnut, Iowa; Chicago, Illinois; New Milford, Connecticut; Long Beach, California; Chantilly, Virginia; Greenwich, New York; Oronoco, Minnesota; Rochester, Minnesota.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Mark L. Walberg as Narrator (Voice)
RECURRING/PREVIOUS CAST INFORMATION:
· Fred Willard as Narrator (Voice)
CREW INFORMATION:
· Marsha Bemko as EP
GENRE(S):
· reality (all)
· reality (competition)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· no information is available