Lifetime Signs Emmy-Winning Sandra Lee to Help Host "It's a Wonderful Lifetime" Holiday Movie Slate
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As Lifetime prepares to kick off its annual It's A Wonderful Lifetime holiday slate on October 23, the network is announcing a new partnership with Sandra Lee, the industry's leading brand expert and a multiple Emmy(R)-winning lifestyle host.
Lee will host and create custom holiday content showcasing a broad range of home and seasonal "how to's" to make this holiday merry and bright.
The news was announced Monday by Amy Winter, EVP and Head of Programming, Lifetime and LMN.
Slated to launch Thanksgiving week, the special lifestyle pieces will focus on making the holidays festive and easy with ideas ranging from decorating and baking to gift giving and holiday savings. Lee's appearances will air on broadcast and across Lifetime's social media platforms.
"For decades Sandra has helped time-starved homemakers everywhere make delicious meals, give thoughtful gifts, and create beautiful homes," said Winter. "As the authority on all things home and lifestyle, Sandra is the foremost trusted go-to source for simple, doable ideas with beautiful, attainable results. She's the perfect addition to the Lifetime family and will provide incredible ideas with easy tips ensuring It's a Wonderful Lifetime for all our viewers this year."
"I've been a lifelong fan of the Lifetime network and watch the movie It's a Wonderful Life every year so it's an absolute honor to be included in It's a Wonderful Lifetime," said Lee. "Lifetime has always been ahead of the curve and under Amy's leadership will continue to be in the forefront of creative, forward thinking, viewer-friendly content that delivers for their audience and advertisers. Amy and team are creative, smart, and an absolute pleasure to work with."
ABOUT SANDRA LEE
Sandra Lee is a Gracie and multiple Emmy(R) Award-Winning activist, philanthropist and an internationally acclaimed home life expert. She is a best-selling author of 27 books and the Editor in Chief of Sandralee.com. During her inspiring career, she created/hosted numerous highly-rated television programs broadcast on ABC, NBC, FOX, Food Network, HGTV, Discovery Family, and Cooking Channels with airings in 63 countries worldwide.
Celebrating over 35 years of entertaining audiences, Lifetime is a premier entertainment destination for women dedicated to offering the highest quality original programming spanning award-winning movies, high-quality scripted series and breakout non-fiction series. Lifetime has an impressive legacy in public affairs, bringing attention to social issues that women care about with initiatives such as the long running Stop Breast Cancer for Life, Stop Violence Against Women, and Broader Focus, a major global initiative dedicated to supporting and hiring female directors, writers and producers, including women of color, to make its content. Lifetime Television(R), LMN(R), Lifetime Movie Club(R), Lifetime Real Women(R) and Lifetime Digital(TM) are part of Lifetime Entertainment Services, LLC, a subsidiary of A+E Networks. A+E Networks is a joint venture of the Disney-ABC Television Group and Hearst Corporation.
October 21, 2020 1:20pm ET by Lifetime