Antiques Roadshow season 20 to premiere on January 04, 2016
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About the show
Antiques Roadshow is an American art and history documentary television series that is currently airing on the PBS stations in the United States. Part adventure, part history lesson, and part treasure hunt, this 12-time Emmy Award-nominated program marks its 19th season in 2015. Antiques Roadshow is produced for PBS by WGBH Boston and executive produced by Marsha Bemko. Season 1 of Antiques Roadshow US premiered on PBS stations in the US on January 9, 1997.
Antiques Roadshow US is on the original British Antiques Roadshow, which premiered back in 1979. The show is hosted by veteran television personality Mark L. Walberg. In each sixty-minute episode of Antiques Roadshow, specialists from the country's leading auction houses — Bonhams, Christie's, Doyle New York, Freeman’s, Skinner, and Sotheby's — and independent dealers from across the nation offer free appraisals of antiques and collectibles. The show features fascinating stories of family heirlooms, yard sale bargains and long-lost items salvaged from attics and basements, while experts reveal the fascinating truths and value of these finds.
Viewer reception and chances of renewal
Season 19 of Antiques Roadshow premiered in the US on PBS stations on January 5, 2015. At the moment, the program is PBS's most-watched ongoing series attracting on average 8 million viewers per episode. With such impressive ratings, there is no chance PBS will not renew the series for another season. Since there have been no statements yet from PBS about the fate of a twentieth season, check back with us for the latest news, or subscribe to our notifications and get the premiere date of Antiques Roadshow season 20 automatically sent to your inbox as soon as it is officially announced.
UPDATED October 20, 2015: Great news! PBS’s most watched current series is going to be back soon and it will also be celebrating its 20th anniversary. Season 20 of Antiques Roadshow is scheduled to premiere on the PBS channel in the US on Monday, January 4, 2016 at 8pm ET/PT. The producers of the long-running series have decided to celebrate the show’s birthday with a new look, even more appraisals and the best finds yet. In the upcoming season you will see treasures from all over the Unites States, including Spokane, Washington; Tucson, Arizona; Little Rock, Arkansas; Charleston, South Carolina; Cleveland, Ohio; and Omaha, Nebraska. Subscribe to our notifications and get a reminder of the premiere date of Antiques Roadshow season 20 automatically sent to your inbox as soon as it is announced.
UPDATED December 25, 2015: The PBS channel has just revealed that its highest-rated original television program Antiques Roadshow is expected to be back on the air soon with all new episodes. Season 20 of the exciting treasure hunt is scheduled to premiere in the United States on Monday, January 4, 2016 at 8pm ET/PT. The new chapter of the roadshow will begin in Spokane, Pennsylvania before travelling to Little Rock and Charleston is search of new and exciting finds. The award-winning program has truly become the staple of American television. Sign up to our notifications and get an automated reminder of the premiere date sent to your email one day before the show hits the road.