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[07/23/19 - 10:00 AM]
A&E's "America's Top Dog" Announces Host and Commentators
The series is hosted by Curt Menefee alongside expert trainer Nick White and sideline reporting by Jamie Little.

[03/27/19 - 04:21 PM]
A&E Network Greenlights K-9 Competition Series "Top Dog" (w.t.) from the Producers of Hit Series "Live PD," Big Fish Entertainment
The new series will feature fan-favorite K-9s as well as new furry faces as they compete in multiple action-packed rounds on television's first full-run K-9 course.







AMERICA'S TOP DOG (A&E)
DEVELOPMENT HISTORY:
3/27/19 - 7/23/19
STATUS:
currently in development (2019-2020 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE:
ordered to series
DESCRIPTION:
(from A&E's press release, July 2019) A&E Network's dogged new competition series "America's Top Dog," brings together top K9 cops and civilian dogs alongside their handlers as they compete nose-to-nose on the ultimate K9 obstacle course. The series is hosted by Curt Menefee alongside expert trainer Nick White and sideline reporting by Jamie Little, "America's Top Dog" from MGM's Big Fish Entertainment premieres this winter on A&E. In each one-hour episode, four police K9 teams, including fan-favorites from the hit series "Live PD," and one civilian team will face off for the title of "Top Dog" in three rounds of high velocity, furry competition. The skilled teams will be tested on their speed, agility, and teamwork by completing a series of expert tasks on a massive obstacle course including navigating a complex maze for scented items and apprehending and taking down a suspect in a bite suit, among a variety of other challenges. Each week's winning team will receive $10,000 and an additional $5,000 to donate to the animal charity of their choice. In the final week of competition, top competitors will return to the finale course to battle for the title of "America's Top Dog" and an additional $25,000 cash prize.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Curt Menefee as Host
· Jamie Little as Reporter
CREW INFORMATION:
· Brad Holcman as EP (A&E)
· Dan Cesareo as EP
· Elaine Frontain Bryant as EP (A&E)
· Holly Wofford as EP
· Jordana Starr as EP
· Lucilla D'Agostino as EP
· Sean Gottlieb as EP (A&E)
· Shelly Tatro as EP (A&E)
GENRE(S):
· reality
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Big Fish Entertainment