RACHAEL RAY Rolls Into Season Three With Emmy in Hand and a Focus on Giving Back
NEW YORK, Sept. 4 -- RACHAEL RAY, which recently won an
Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show, returns for its third season on Monday,
September 8th with "Rachael Ray on Wheels," a full episode aboard a Double
Decker bus in New York City, with guest emcee Ed McMahon. Also during
premiere week, Rachael celebrates a personal milestone with viewers and
some surprise guests. Plus, RACHAEL RAY kicks off the Kenmore-Elite
sponsored "Rach to the Rescue," where a RACHAEL RAY outfitted Fleetwood RV
will travel to cities across the country with eight television cooks and
come to the rescue of viewers in need of culinary expertise.
Season three of RACHAEL RAY will focus on value and giving back.
Rachael considers her viewers her family and is committed to showing them
ways to have a great life during tough economic times. Whether it's ways to
stretch a dollar at the grocery store, how to entertain friends on the
cheap, bargain back to school clothes or recipes you can stretch out for
the whole week, RACHAEL RAY is bringing budget back.
This season, Rachael will continue to invite celebrity guests to pull
up a chair to her kitchen table. Upcoming guests include: Paula Abdul,
Jessica Simpson, Rosie O'Donnell, Mariah Carey, Dr. Phil, Robin McGraw,
America Ferrara, Shannen Doherty, New Kids on the Block, Eva Mendes,
Senator John McCain, Tyler Perry, Ty Pennington, Chandra Wilson, Joy Behar
and many more.
Last season, RACHAEL RAY won the Outstanding Talk Show-Entertainment
Emmy and for the past two seasons the hit syndicated show secured a spot
among the top daytime programs, after having the highest rated premiere for
any first-run syndicated talk show since the 2002 launch of "Dr. Phil."
In its first two seasons, RACHAEL RAY has attracted exceptional guests
such as Oprah Winfrey, Diane Sawyer, Former President Bill Clinton, First
Lady Laura Bush, Dustin Hoffman, Teri Hatcher, Kate Hudson, Jennifer
Garner, Kelsey Grammer, Diane Keaton, Dr. Phil McGraw, Michael J. Fox,
Morgan Freeman, Ringo Starr, Tim Robbins, Susan Sarandon, Jennifer Hudson,
Mandy Moore, LL Cool J, Felicity Huffman and Ali Larter, to name a few.
RACHAEL RAY, the Emmy Award winning Outstanding Talk Show, is
distributed and produced by CBS Television Distribution in association with
Harpo Productions, Scripps Networks and Watch Entertainment. Janet Annino
is executive producer. CBS Television Distribution is a unit of CBS Corp.