[09/10/13 - 08:54 AM]
CNBC's "Secret Lives of the Super Rich" Series Premiere on Wednesday, September 25th at 9PM & 9:30PM ET/PT
The series unlocks the mansion gates and gives you rare access to a world inhabited by the wealthiest people on the planet.

[via press release from CNBC]



Series Reported by CNBC's Robert Frank

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., September 10, 2013 - It's an exclusive world filled with enormous fortunes, unimaginable extravagance and a cast of #SuperRich characters with one thing in common - a voracious appetite for success and status.

CNBC's "Secret Lives of the Super Rich," series premieres in the network's primetime line-up on Wednesday, September 25th, at 9PM & 9:30PM ET/PT, featuring eight new half-hour shows with two back-to-back episodes airing each Wednesday for four consecutive weeks. Reported by CNBC's Robert Frank and featuring New York City super broker Dolly Lenz, the series unlocks the mansion gates and gives you rare access to a world inhabited by the wealthiest people on the planet.

Wednesday, September 25th:

Episode 1: 9PM ET/PT Super Rich Mega-Mansion & a Luxury Survival Silo: Go inside the largest home in America. Visit a secret $150,000,000 mega-mansion. And, tour a bombproof underground luxury condo where the super rich plan to survive the apocalypse in style.

Episode 2: 9:30PM ET/PT Super Rich Town & a Mega-Wedding: Travel to the richest town in America and tour the most expensive home - and the least expensive. Plus, watch celebrity party planner, Colin Cowie, as he races to complete a mega-wedding for a super rich groom and his Playboy playmate wife.

Wednesday, October 2nd:

Episode 3: 9PM ET/PT Super Rich Secret Party & Mega-Taxidermy: Watch an event planner for billionaires create an upside-down birch forest for a top-secret celebration. And, go inside one of NYC's most exclusive addresses to uncover the most unusual apartment you've ever seen - it's covered wall-to-wall in dead animals.

Episode 4: 9:30PM ET/PT Super Rich Private Jets & the Gold Lambo: A detailed look at how a gulfstream jet gets a multi-million dollar makeover from one of the most sought-after designers in America. Plus, meet the 20-something owner of the #1 Lamborghini dealer in the country. And, go inside an unusual NYC mega-mansion listed for $28,000,000.

Wednesday, October 9th:

Episode 5: 9PM ET/PT Super Rich Car Collectors & a Super-Secret Club: Travel to a small island where the super rich spend more than $50,000,000 on classic cars in one weekend, and meet the "Ferrari Whisperer," who knows the histories - and tragedies - behind the world's most valuable vintage Ferraris. Plus, go inside a super-secret NYC watch club and see a watch worth more than most houses.

Episode 6: 9:30PM ET/PT Super Rich Mega-Yacht & Miami Mansions: Meet the two women in Miami who have the keys to the city's priciest real estate. Plus, travel to a small town in the Netherlands where the largest yachts in the world are being built. Meet the Aussie billionaire spending hundreds of millions to build a replica of the Titanic. And, go inside a private house party with food catered by one of the finest restaurants in the country - while the London Philharmonic plays in the living room.

Wednesday, October 16th:

Episode 7: 9PM ET/PT Super Rich Beach House & Mega-Ferraris: Go inside LA's hottest properties, plus a $54,000,000 Malibu beach house. And, meet the humble Midwesterner who can turn rusty old sports cars into tens of millions of dollars. By the way, billionaires have to wait years for his services.

Episode 8: 9:30PM ET/PT

Super Rich Speed Club & Mega-Mansions: See where the super rich go to blow the speed limit. Plus, a mega-mansion painted with 18k gold, and a peek inside a very private, super rich way to go shopping.

Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @CNBCsuperRich and take part in the social conversation using hashtag #SuperRich.

For more information and #SuperRich video, log on to: superrich.cnbc.com.

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Scott Matthews is the Vice President of Business News Specials. Ray Parisi is the Director of Business News Specials. Jamie Corsi, Erica Emmich, Jessica Joseph and Kelly Lin are Producers.


With CNBC in the U.S., CNBC in Asia Pacific, CNBC in Europe, Middle East and Africa, CNBC World and CNBC HD , CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news and provides real-time financial market coverage and business information to more than 395 million homes worldwide, including more than 100 million households in the United States and Canada. CNBC also provides daily business updates to 400 million households across China. The network's 16 live hours a day of business programming in North America (weekdays from 4:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. ET) is produced at CNBC's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., and includes reports from CNBC News bureaus worldwide. CNBC at night is the all new CNBC Prime featuring a mix of new reality programming, CNBC's highly successful series produced exclusively for CNBC including "American Greed" and "Crime Inc." and a number of distinctive in-house documentaries.

CNBC also has a vast portfolio of digital products which deliver real-time financial market news and information across a variety of platforms. These include CNBC.com, the online destination for global business; CNBC PRO, the premium, integrated desktop/mobile service that provides real-time global market data and live access to CNBC global programming; and a suite of CNBC Mobile products including the CNBC Real-Time iPhone and iPad Apps.

  [september 2013]  


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