(Toronto, ON) June 26, 2014 – Blue Ant Media continues to build momentum expanding its original content slate with the announcement of 21 new and returning series. The assembly of unscripted and documentary programming will air on Blue Ant Media’s specialty television channels Cottage Life, Travel+Escape, Oasis, HiFi and Smithsonian Channel in 2014 and 2015.
Cottage Life’s line up of new shows include Backroad Bounty, Dining INNvasion and Cabin Truckers along with 6 returning series including Colin & Justin’s Cabin Pressure, My Retreat, Brojects and What’s for Sale. New series slated for T+E include Paranormal Survivor as well as new seasons of Thrift Hunters and Bad Trips Abroad. The six-part series Missing Evidence is Blue Ant Media’s first co-production with Smithsonian Channel US and Blink Films.
“Blue Ant Media’s line up of original programming this season showcases the diversity of projects we are bringing to our audiences and our commitment to exclusive original content for our eight television services, “ said Vanessa Case, EVP, Programming & Production, Blue Ant Media. “The success of our original content last year allowed us to bring back so many audience and advertiser favorites, such as Brojects, Decks, Docks & Gazebos and Colin and Justin’s Cabin Pressure.”