In this week’s round-up, new seasons are on the way for series on Investigation Discovery, TLC and Cooking Channel.
U.S. cable network Investigation Discovery will return the Lincoln Square Productions-made series Barbara Walters Presents on Dec. 6 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. The hour-long episodes will revisit the storied journalist’s most memorable one-on-one interviews with key personnel in each original case, while providing new insight and information. Cases explored in season two include Michael Jackson, Leona Helmsley as well as Gary Hart and Donna Rice.
Elsewhere, the Groff Entertainment–made supernatural series Paranormal Lockdown will return to Discovery Communications-owned channel TLC. The sophomore series run will follow paranormal investigators Nick Groff and Katrina Weidman into a haunted location, including the Monroe House in Hartford City, Indianapolis, in an effort to capture ground-breaking ghostly activity. The series returns with a one-hour special Paranormal Lockdown: Evidence Revealed on Dec. 15 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, immediately followed by the season two premiere at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Subsequent episodes will air Fridays at 9 p.m. ET/PT.
Finally, Scripps Networks Interactive-owned Cooking Channel has renewed the Tiffani Thiessen-hosted culinary series Dinner at Tiffani’s (pictured). Produced by H2R Productions, season three will see such celebrity friends as Matt Bomer, Brady Smith, Marla Sokoloff and Daisy Fuentes invited into the Saved by the Bell star’s home for dinner. The series bows Jan. 8 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on Cooking Channel.