Inspirational Mom And Star Leigh Anne Tuohy (The Blind Side) Hosts Mother's
Day Marathon On GMC TV, This Sunday, May 12
All-Day Marathon Co-Hosted by Daughter Collins Tuohy and Blind Side Tutor
"Miss Sue" Mitchell of "Team Tuohy"
Leigh Anne Tuohy's Mother's Day Hosting is Prelude to June 7 Premiere of Her
Series, 'Family Addition With Leigh Anne Tuohy'
ATLANTA, May 9, 2013
ATLANTA, May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- GMC TV, America's leading destination for
"Uplifting Entertainment," celebrates Mother's Day this Sunday, May 12 with a
special programming marathon hosted by Leigh Anne Tuohy, the real-life
inspiration for the Academy Award®-nominated film The Blind Side and star of
her own upcoming World Premiere Series "Family Addition with Leigh Anne
Tuohy." Beginning at 1:00 pm ET, this day-long "mom-a-thon" will feature a
collection of "motherly" episodes from GMC's beloved family series, including
"Touched by An Angel" and "7^th Heaven." Mother's Day on Walton's Mountain, a
special 1982 reunion TV-movie inspired by the long-running series, will kick
off and conclude the day.
Two members of "Team Tuohy" -- Tuohy's vivacious daughter, Collins, and witty
special educator "Miss Sue" Mitchell – will join Leigh Anne as co-hosts for
the Mother's Day marathon. The pair will also co-star with Leigh Anne on
"Family Addition with Leigh Anne Tuohy."
GMC's Mother's Day Marathon lineup will include (all times ET):
oMOTHER'S DAY ON WALTONS MOUNTAIN, 1:00-3:00 pm
oTOUCHED BY AN ANGEL, 3:00-5:00 pm
o7^th HEAVEN, 5:00 pm-12:00 am
oTOUCHED BY AN ANGEL, 12:00 am -1:00 am
oMOTHER'S DAY ON WALTONS MOUNTAIN, 1:00-3:00 a.m.
"Family Addition with Leigh Anne Tuohy," produced by Tremendous!
Entertainment, is a fun, inspirational and big-hearted series that follows a
different family in each episode as they go through the practical, physical
and emotional process of adding a new family member. The series also
facilitates a makeover of part of the families' homes to accommodate the new
family additions. Tuohy provides the series' creative vision and oversees the
weekly home improvement projects with her team. The series makes its world
television premiere on Friday, June 7 at 9 p.m. EDT just days after the
network adopts its new name – UP - on June 1.
Follow our hosts at:
oLeigh Anne Tuohy @LeighAnneTuohy #FamilyAddition, on Facebook and her
oMiss Sue Mitchell @TheRealMsSue
oCollins Tuohy @whimsycookieco and her website whimsycookieco.com
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entertainment. The network presents original and acquired movies, series,
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streaming movie service. The GMC TV brand is reflected in "Uplift Someone,"
the network's successful pro-social initiative.GMC TV can be seen in more
than 62 million homes on various cable systems around the country, as well as
DISH Network on channel 188, DIRECTV on channel 338 and Verizon FiOS on
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