Allen Media Group Renews Four Weekly Series
Allen Media Group division Entertainment Studios/Allen Media Group Television has renewed four of its original weekly series from The Weather Channel — Storm of Suspicion, Weather Gone Viral, S.O.S How to Survive and Top 10 — for fall 2022 and fall 2023 in 99% of U.S. TV markets
These four original weekly series from The Weather Channel now boast clearances with station groups including: Fox, Scripps, Nexstar, Allen Media Broadcasting, Meredith, Gray, CBS, Hearst, Cox Media Group, Sunbeam Television, Hubbard Broadcasting, Tegna, Graham Media, Weigel, Morgan Murphy Media, Mission Broadcasting, Lockwood Broadcasting, Block Communication, Waypoint Media, Sarkes Tarzian, Manship Broadcasting, Vision Alaska, McKinnon Broadcasting and Morris Multimedia.
Storm of Suspicion examines spellbinding events where weather played a central role in the solving or covering up of a crime. Featuring expert investigators and forensic meteorologists, Storm of Suspicion is the ultimate procedural-reality-drama show.
Weather Gone Viral features riveting video of dangerous and extreme weather events shared online. In this adrenaline-rush series, each episode showcases first-hand accounts of survivors who lived through these treacherous conditions.
SOS: How to Survive profiles individuals who are “lost, trapped, and/or missing” in a reality-based adventure that shows viewers how to avoid the mistakes that lead to deadly situations. It also gives viewers first-hand knowledge on how to stay alive if faced with intense bodily threats in the wild. Survival expert Creek Stewart and his team show viewers unique places and take them into dangerous situations.
Top 10 is a show about heroes, record setters, extreme adventures and the world’s wildest weather. It illustrates these categories and many more in every episode. Top 10 is a counterprogramming opportunity that introduces viewers to world-class athletes, selfless first responders and some of the survivors who have all beaten the odds and made the Top 10 list.
“Weather is the No. 1 news driver for local television stations,” said Byron Allen, founder/chairman/CEO of Allen Media Group/ Entertainment Studios. These shows, he added, “are four outstanding series from one of the most trusted and respected brands in all of television, The Weather Channel. These shows are exceptionally compelling and appeal to all demographics. Our station partners realize the enormous value these series offer to complement their local weather coverage.”