Renewed and returning: “Ninja Warrior,” “Sister Wives”

In this week's round-up, renewals are on the way for NBC's American Ninja Warrior (pictured) and Great American Country's Celebrity Motor Homes.
August 14, 2015

In this week’s round-up, new seasons are on the way for series on TLC, NBC and Great American Country.

TLC will kick off the sixth season of Sister Wives on September 13 at 9 p.m. EST/PST. Produced by Figure 8 Films in association with Puddle Monkey, the series follows polygamist Kody Brown and his four wives. The forthcoming season will launch with a two-hour event immediately followed by a “Best of Sister Wives Tell All” special.

Elsewhere, NBC has signed on for a fifth season of obstacle course competition series, American Ninja Warrior (pictured). The A. Smith & Co. Productions-made show follows competitors as they tackle a series of challenging obstacle courses in various cities around the U.S.

Additionally, the finale to the fourth season – which has so far travelled to Venice Beach, Kansas City, Houston, Orlando, Pittsburgh and San Pedro, California – will air on September 14 with a three-hour broadcast beginning at 8 p.m. EST/PST.

Finally, Great American Country has renewed the RV series Celebrity Motor Homes. The show is set to return next month with host Blair Herter touring the luxury mobile homes of such celebrities as Lady Antebellum, Salt-n-Pepa, Colbie Caillat, REO Speedwagon, Heart and Justin Timberlake. A premiere date has yet to be announced.

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