Tuesday, September 1, 2009

Martha Stewart Show Season 5 Details

Homemaking icon Martha Stewart celebrates the handmade and the homemade in the fifth
season of ‘The Martha Stewart Show’ with more entertaining segments that are sure to inform and inspire. On the September 14th premiere of the nationally syndicated, Emmy-winning “how-to” program, distributed by NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution, (and honored with an additional statue this past weekend at The Daytime Emmy Awards),
Martha launches a new monthly segment, “American Treasures.” This unprecedented look at landmark locations across the country acts as an on-air companion to print stories that will appear in Martha Stewart Living magazine throughout the year. From historic homes and experimental architecture to botanical gardens and endangered sites, “American Treasures”
salutes national gems, many little known, that deserve to be celebrated, and seen. Skylands, Martha’s home in Maine, marks the first stop of the new series. Viewers will get Martha’s personal tour of this extraordinary home, whose previous owners were Edsel and Eleanor Ford.

Themed shows this season include: the Hamburger Show (9/18), which puts a spotlight on the best of this American classic; the Fragrance Show (9/30) featuring cosmetics icon Aerin Lauder talking about the inspiration for her latest perfume and a tour of Martha’s peony garden where she explains how perfume is made; the Tech Show (10/2), featuring experts from Facebook, Google, Yahoo, and Twitter co-founder Biz Stone; and the Halloween Show (10/30), where Martha celebrates her favorite holiday. On September 17th, Martha shares her “New Finds” culled during her trips over the summer months. On October 13th, Martha celebrates the release of her latest book – Martha Stewart’s Dinner at Home with the launch of regular cooking segments dedicated to menus that bring families together. Plus Martha previews the extensive
renovation of executive editorial director of decorating Kevin Sharkey’s new apartment which will be completed next September.

On October 16th, Martha will dedicate her entire hour to breast cancer health, treatments and awareness, the cornerstone of the Ford Warriors in Pink Program. This important initiative will culminate with the giveaway of two 2010 Ford Taurus' outfitted with Martha Stewart inspired items. One Ford Taurus will be awarded to an audience member and another to a lucky winner of the Ford Warriors in Pink Taurus Giveaway where consumers can enter at
www.marthastewart.com/warriorsinpink starting September 15, 2009.

Throughout the fall, Martha will be joined by headline makers, celebrities, renowned chefs, artisans, crafters and collectors, as well as accomplished viewers who will showcase their amazing talents in Martha’s studio. Some of the show’s upcoming guests include: chef Daniel Humm (9/14); Dr. Andrew Weil (9/16); tennis superstar Serena Williams (9/21); actress Julianne Moore (9/22); fashion designer Elie Tahari (9/22); FLN’s ‘Whatever, Martha!’ hosts and Sirius XM radio personalities Alexis Stewart and Jennifer Koppelman Hutt (9/22); actress Jennifer Garner (9/24); outgoing New York Times restaurant critic Frank Bruni (9/24); documentary filmmaker Ken Burns (9/25); actress Trudie Styler (9/29); Ted Turner tours his Montana ranch (10/5); sisters Nora and Delia Ephron (10/6) and more. In addition, viewers can look forward to frequent appearances from Martha's family of experts such as: chef Emeril Lagasse; Weddings editorial director Darcy Miller; pet expert Marc Morrone; Everyday Food tv hosts Sarah Carey, Lucinda Scala Quinn, and John Barricelli, and Everyday Food magazine
editor Anna Last.

Check your local listings for air-times.

1 comment:

Elaine said...

It's hard to believe that summer is over, but I am looking forward to watching the new season.