The Judds and Shania Twain will each star in new original series for OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network, a multi-platform media company that will debut Jan 1, 2011 on what is currently the Discovery Health Channel.
The Judds follows the lives of duo Naomi and Wynonna Judd as they prepare for their first tour in ten years together. “After 25 years of touring, recording and singing the music we love, we are beyond excited to begin this new adventure together and share it with the fans. To have this opportunity is amazing and the OWN Network is the perfect home for us,” adds Wynonna and Naomi.
According to Oprah.com, “in their first television series…Wynonna and Naomi are ready to share their celebrated and complicated lives and as Wynonna says, ‘the good, the bad, and the ugly’ with viewers.”
Oprah.com describes Why Not? With Shania Twain: “By the age of 17, she had survived a childhood of poverty and the loss of both her parents in a devastating accident, but Shania Twain still went on to become the best-selling female artist in country music history. Then, at the height of superstardom, she was blindsided by a double betrayal shattering her 14-year marriage. Now in Why Not? with Shania Twain, Shania opens up about her life-altering heartbreak and how she’s moving on. Follow her as she begins her climb back to the top, a personal journey filled with risk, revelations and unexpected adventures.”