Lake County News, CA – Great American Community Launches New Short Form Platform
Have you heard of Great American Community’s free direct-to-consumer app, with its launch of 15 all-new original short series featuring well-known experts at the top of their fields? This might be news for many people.
This unique lineup offers new tips and inspirational stories from each host with topics in the areas of cooking, fashion, lifestyle, gardening, pets, parenting, DIY, relationships , philanthropy, fitness, wellness, and devotions, among others.
The app, which will be available in mobile app stores and on connected devices, will allow viewing of multiple episodes of all series available on day one and new episodes premiering on regular days throughout the year.
From healthy cooking with Danica McKellar to arranging Christmas decorations with Cameron Mathison, each episode will focus on seasonal themes, celebrations and everyday moments, with new episodes premiering all year – without off season.
In a press announcement, Bill Abbott, President and CEO of Great American Media, expressed the company’s delight “to launch Great American Community with fifteen new, always-on series that are current, relatable, and hosted by our growing family of recognizable talent.”
“This new platform represents a significant evolution of the company’s digital strategy and provides our passionate fans with a fun and engaging new way to interact with our stars in a trusted, family environment, 365 days a year.”
“The Modern Mom with Debbie Matenopoulos” features host Debbie Matenopoulos (“The View”) sharing delicious, easy-to-master recipes, fashion and beauty tips, and all the tips and tricks she’s learned over the course of his two-decade television career. host and expert in the art of living.
Larissa Wohl, a pet adoption advocate, will bring heartwarming and uplifting segments to her series with weekly pet adoptions and shelter spotlights, featuring people doing extraordinary things in “Giving & Caring with Larissa Wohl”.
In “Affordably Fabulous with Lauren Makk,” interior design expert Lauren Makk (“Design Star: Next Gen”) will share tips and tricks for living a fabulous life on a budget. We sense a tips and tricks pattern on a number of these shows.
Beauty expert and daytime TV staple Kym Douglas (“The Ellen Show”) offers beauty and skincare tips, fashion advice, devotions and ways to look your most beautiful in upside down – all presented with laughter and love in “Beauty and Blessings with Kym Douglas.”
“Eden Living with Shirley Bovshow” features expert landscape artist and gardener Shirley Bovshow (“Welcome to Great American Christmas”) who teaches you to love and care for all the plants and flowers in your garden.
After the recent heat wave and calls for us to reduce watering outdoors, Bovshow’s tips for plant care and maintenance may come a bit too late for many of us.
“A Beautiful Life with Lawrence Zarian” features fashion maven, author and TV presenter Lawrence Zarian (“The Kelly Clarkson Show”), who will uplift and inspire women of all shapes and sizes through fashion and the sharing stories from his podcast.
Lifestyle expert Lizzy Mathis, founder of The Cool Mom Company, is a powerhouse reminding moms to step up, rekindle their personal passions, and keep bringing that cool to motherhood in “All Things Cool with Lizzy Mathis”.
“The Sweet Life with Emily Hutchinson” features celebrity baking sensation Emily Hutchinson (“Christmas Cookie Matchup”) letting you know that anything you’d want to bake is at your fingertips as she shows you how to bake the hottest creations. tastiest and most eye-catching.
Southern geek, chef, author and podcast host Jamie Tarence (“Family Savvy”) shares all things Southern, from cooking and baking to fashion and beauty in her “Southern Savvy with Jamie Tarence”.
Actress and author Mahalia McKellar (“Christmas in Grand Valley”) will share her knowledge as a certified meditation teacher and bring positivity and mindfulness to stress-filled days in “The Mindful Life with Mahalia McKellar.”
“The Good Life with Cameron Mathison” features TV star, host and presenter Cameron Mathison (“General Hospital”) bringing his passion for learning more about creating a healthier life and that knowledge to this series dedicated to better health from within.
One of TV’s most beloved actresses, Danica McKellar (“The Wonder Years”), who loves being positive and helping others, will share Bible snippets, wholesome snippets and math snippets in “Bits of Joy with Danica McKellar”.
Actress and presenter Jill Wagner (“A Merry Christmas Wish”) gives a nice look at her life on a farm in Nashville, including tours of her property, working out, family life and emotional Sundays in “Farm and Family with Jill Wagner.”
Famous baker and chef Maria Provenzano (“From Scratch with Maria”) will teach you how to bake, cook delicious recipes and create for the daily celebrations of your life in “Everyday Celebrations with Maria Provenzano”).
Daily Adventures with Trevor Donovan” features one of television’s most recognizable faces, Trevor Donovan (“90210” and “Jingle Bell Princess”) sharing his love of acting, his dogs, and the everyday adventures that bring him happiness.
Great American Community is part of Great American Media, owner of the Great American Family and Great American Living cable networks.
Tim Riley writes film and television reviews for Lake County News.