CITYTV TRADES NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS FOR A NEW YEAR ‘REVOLUTION’ WITH NEW DAYTIME TALK SHOW THE REVOLUTION, BEGINNING JAN. 16
- Canadian celebrity trainer Harley Pasternak, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition’s Ty Pennington and esteemed fashion guru Tim Gunn are among elite team of co-hosts -
- New daily program focuses on improving the lives of viewers from the inside out -
(Toronto – January 6, 2012) Citytv brings a ‘revolution’ to daytime television with the debut of the highly-anticipated, one-hour talk show, The Revolution. Premiering Monday, Jan. 16 at 2pm ET/MT (1pm CT/PT) on Citytv, the daily weekday program is a motivating and interactive resource for viewers hoping to make positive change in their lives.
Helping audiences improve their physical and emotional well-being, relationships, home, and personal finances, The Revolution features a panel of industry experts including Canadian celebrity trainer Harley Pasternak, creator of the 5-Factor Diet, design expert Ty Pennington (Extreme Makeover: Home Edition), fashion guru Tim Gunn (Project Runway), OB-GYN Dr. Jennifer Ashton, and therapist Dr. Tiffanie Davis Henry, EdD.
The Revolution provides essential tools to motivate viewers and serve as a catalyst for change in all aspects of life. The hosts will offer inspiration and advice from their respective fields of expertise. In addition, each week, one woman’s five-month weight loss journey will unfold over the course of five days.
Providing a road map for change, Pasternak will share tips on how to make healthy choices and incorporate fitness into everyday life. Pasternak’s 5-Factor program was developed as an easy and effective way to get in shape. For more information on Harley's program and products, visit: 5factor.ca.
In addition to the fitness tips provided by Pasternak, Ty Pennington will share his design expertise to help viewers create an environment for a better life, while fashion expert Tim Gunn will teach viewers how every woman of every body shape can have good style on a budget. Dr. Jennifer Ashton will help viewers become their own advocates and offer insightful tips on maintaining good health. Plus, relationship expert Dr. Tiffanie Davis Henry will provide audiences with a guide to emotional well-being by delving into issues and sharing powerful insights.
The Revolution is taped in New York and is produced by 3 Ball Productions/Eyeworks USA. JD Roth and Todd A. Nelson serve as executive producers.
Citytv is a multiplatform brand, accessible to viewers on multiple mediums with a dynamic array of content. Citytv.com offers full episodes and exciting extras from Citytv’s hit programming, available post broadcast. Viewers can catch up on the bold lineup on iPad, iPhone and iPod touch by downloading the free Citytv video app on iTunes Canada. Breakfast Television Toronto and CityLine, both stream live online and on the Citytv video app from 5:30am to 9am ET and between 9am-10am ET, respectively.
Citytv™ television stations in Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton and Winnipeg offer viewers intensely-local, urban-oriented, culturally-diverse television programming. A distinct alternative to other conventional television stations, Citytv engages its viewers with dynamic on-air personalities and delivers an entertaining mix of news, local-interactive formats such as: Breakfast Television and CityLine; as well as local Canadian and US acquired prime time entertainment programming. Citytv is a part of Rogers Broadcasting Limited, a division of Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX: RCI and NYSE: RCI) which is a diversified Canadian communications and media company. For more information on Citytv stations and programming, visit www.Citytv.com.
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