NBC and Litton Entertainment to Debut EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER
NBC and Litton Entertainment, the preeminent producer of award-winning family programming, today announced that Earth Odyssey with Dylan Dreyer will join the three-hour Saturday morning programming block, The More You Know. Now in its third season, The More You Know will continue to present to audience high-quality, inspiring stories about environmental stewardship, social innovators, health, civic engagement and diversity.
Host of the popular The More You Know program Journey with Dylan Dreyer, NBC News meteorologist and Weekend Today weather anchor Dylan Dreyer returns to The More You Knowwith Earth Odyssey. This latest adventure will take viewers on an incredible journey to the wildest points on the globe, uncovering the connection between the environment, wildlife and humans. A new destination will be revealed each week, ranging from Africa, Indochina and the Middle East, to many islands around the world. From the home base of the fascinating Ripley's Aquariums, Dreyer will bring audiences face-to-face with fascinating native animals, (some cute and some dangerous!) while educating teen viewers and their families with amazing facts about nature and wildlife. Earth Odyssey with Dylan Dreyer gives audiences a captivating look at the symbiosis between all living things in the most larger-than-life places on Earth.
Earth Odyssey with Dylan Dreyer joins the existing The More You Know block of popular programming, which includes The Voyager with Josh Garcia, nominated for a 2018 Daytime Emmy Award, gives audiences access to the world's most incredible destinations as Garcia takes viewers on an enthralling ocean voyage exploring the people and cultures that make our world so breathtaking. This season viewers travel with Garcia as he sets sail to discover the unique traditions of new and exciting places such as Kuala Lumpur, Dubai, and Aqaba, Jordan's only coastal city.
Consumer 101, hosted by Jack Rico with the help of experts and scientists from the Consumer Reports labs and testing facilities, gives viewers a behind-the-scenes look into the Science used to test every kind of product - from the obscure, to the fascinating, to the everyday. Each week audiences discover more about the surprising intricacy of product testing, learn more efficient ways to get the most out of everyday items, and catch a glimpse into unique career paths in the fields of Science and technology. Consumer 101 is an empowering series aimed at giving teens the tools they need to make smarter choices as consumers - enabling them to explore the how, where, when and why we spend our resources.
2018 Daytime Emmy Award-winning Naturally, Danny Seo, produced in partnership with Tremendous! Entertainment, is an educational series for young people and their families seeking a healthier and more eco-friendly lifestyle. It addresses the Science behind eating well and exercising mind and body while caring for our planet. Nominated for the Daytime Emmys for Outstanding Host in a Lifestyle Series, Seo continues to share new and innovative ways to enjoy time with family and friends and cooks delicious and healthy meals while creating a beautiful and environmentally friendly home.
Vets Saving Pets provides an inside look at a bustling emergency veterinary trauma center. Audiences witness first-hand the dedication and determination of these veterinary specialists as they work tirelessly to save their animal patients. Each week viewers see new emergency cases, including a wide array of specialties within veterinary medicine, such as critical care, oncology, cardiology, neurology, anesthesiology, dermatology, dentistry and surgery.
The Champion Within features the powerful and inspiring stories that exemplify what it really means to be a champion. Hosted by Lauren Thompson of Golf Channel's Morning Drive, The Champion Within introduces viewers to people who have overcome obstacles while experiencing transcendent moments from the world of sports. The Champion Within proves that a champion is not only defined by their speed, strength and agility, but by their grit, resiliency and heart.