Premiering Tuesday, June 3 at 8:00 PM, ET/PT, “WATCH! TV” Takes Fans
Behind the Pages of Their Favorite CBS Magazine
LOS ANGELES — May 12, 2014 — TVGN will premiere a primetime television special that goes behind the scenes of CBS’s Watch! Magazine as it takes today’s biggest stars to exotic destinations for high-end photo shoots. You can screen the full special at http://press.tvgn.tv/home/video?referenceid=27554, but please be aware this is for media review purposes only.
Premiering Tuesday, June 3at 8:00 PM, ET/PT, the WATCH! TV special will feature Michael Weatherly (“NCIS”) at the Mandarin Oriental in Hyde Park, London and Rachelle Lefevre (“Under the Dome”) at the Four Seasons Hotel in Hampshire, England and at Jane Austen’s House Museum in Hampshire.
“Our aim with every photo shoot is to create a dream-like setting that wows both the talent and the reader,” remarked Jeremy Murphy, Editor-in-Chief of Watch! Magazine. “Bringing the photograph to life and letting fans be a part of the journey is one of the hallmarks of Watch! Magazine.”
The television special airing on TVGN brings to life the pages of glamorous Watch! Magazine and gives an inside look at their thoughtfully crafted and meticulously planned photo shoots. It takes viewers on a beautiful, larger-than-life journey that follows their favorite talent as they are featured in some truly unforgettable photographs.
“Fans are going to get intimate access to their favorite talent while getting to see some of the most remarkable locations in the world,” said Brad Schwartz, President, Entertainment and Media at TVGN. “Part travelogue, part high fashion, part celebrity introspective, this special takes viewers behind the scenes, very literally, into both the making of a magazine and the way in which the talent experiences the journey.”
WATCH! TV is produced by TV Guide Productions with Kristan Giordano as Executive Producer.
TVGN (TV Guide Network) is a highly distributed entertainment network owned by CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) and Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF). The venture combines CBS’s programming, production and marketing assets with Lionsgate’s resources in motion pictures, television and digitally delivered content. Seen in more than 80 million homes, TVGN’s programming celebrates Hollywood with original series and specials. TVGN’s new ownership structure is comprised of the company with the #1 broadcast network and many of the top first-run syndication series (“Entertainment Tonight,” “The Insider”) and the studio that produces and distributes the blockbuster “Hunger Games” and “Twilight” franchises and produces such award-winning dramas as “Mad Men” and “Orange Is the New Black.”