DIY Network in production on Shatner series

Actor William Shatner (pictured) and his wife Liz undertake a home renovation in The Shatner Project, which is due to premiere on the U.S. cable network in October.
March 18, 2014

U.S. cable channel DIY Network is producing a home renovation series starring actor William Shatner.

Produced by Scott Sternberg Productions, The Shatner Project follows the former Star Trek star and his wife Liz as they gut their 1970s-style California home. The couple remodels the kitchen, living room, dining room, patio and media room.

“I am embracing change,” said Shatner in a statement. “Our home will be unfamiliar territory for a while but I am excited by all of it.”

The five-episode docuseries will premiere in October.

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