Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content

 News Release

12/13/2012

GAC renews 'Kimberly's Simply Southern' for second season

NASHVILLE, TENN. --December 13, 2012 – Kimberly’s Simply Southern, a one-of-a-kind cooking show featuring Little Big Town founding member Kimberly Schlapman, has been renewed for a second season on Great American Country (GAC).  New episodes begin airing in early spring.
 
The debut season found Schlapman travelling the country while on tour with Grammy-nominated Little Big Town and taking every opportunity to seek out culinary customs and treasures from across America.  Once back in her Nashville kitchen she was joined by family and some of her famous friends to create authentic southern meals combining her traditional family recipes with what she learned during her travels. "I'm so thrilled that I've been given a second season of Kimberly's Simply Southern," said Schlapman. "This cooking show is a childhood dream of mine and I have to keep pinching myself to make sure it really has come true!  I look forward to many more adventures on the road and to more fun in the kitchen with my family and friends. Thanks for watching!"
 
“Kimberly is as natural in front of the camera as she is in the kitchen,” said GAC SVP/GM Sarah Trahern.  “The audience loves her and we do, too.” 
 
Kimberly’s Simply Southern is produced by Al Roker Entertainment for Great American Country. For recipes and more information, log on to www.gactv.com/simplysouthern.

 
###
 
CONTACT:
Ronna Rubin/Rubin Media
(615) 298-4400/ronna@rubinmedia.biz
Lee Hall/Scripps Networks
(865) 560-3853/lhall@scrippsnetworks.com
For Kimberly Schlapman:
Kelly Russell/Sandbox Management
(615) 324-2387/Kelly@sandboxmgmt.com
kimberlyssimplysouthern.com
 
About Great American Country (GAC)
Great American Country is the leader in country music entertainment, and delivers to viewers the widest variety of country music, its artists and the lifestyles they influence. GAC broadcasts original country music programming, music performance specials, live concerts and music videos. GAC is available in more than 62 million households and online at http://www.GACTV.com.
 
GAC is owned by Scripps Networks Interactive, the leading developer of lifestyle-oriented content for television and the Internet, including HGTV, DIY Network, Food Network, Cooking Channel and Travel Channel. Scripps Networks is based in Knoxville, Tenn., with offices in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Detroit, Atlanta, Chevy Chase, Md. and Nashville, and is a unit of Scripps Networks Interactive (NYSE:SNI).
 
If you are a member of the media, please log on to the Scripps Networks Online Media Center (http://newsroom.scrippsnetworks.com) for the latest brand news, useful photos and graphics, detailed programming information, contacts and current research.

 
 

Contact

Name
Ronna Rubin

Phone
615.298.4400

Related Assets