Renewed and returning: “Cesar 911,” “Web of Lies”

In this week's round-up, 2015 kicks off with renewals for Nat Geo Wild's Cesar 911 (pictured), Investigation Discovery's Web of Lies and FremantleMedia North America's Celebrity Name Game.
January 9, 2015

In this week’s round-up, 2015 kicks off with renewals for Nat Geo Wild’s Cesar 911, Investigation Discovery’s Web of Lies and FremantleMedia North America’s Celebrity Name Game.

Dog whisperer Cesar Millan will return to U.S. net Nat Geo Wild on February 27 at 9 p.m. EST/PST in a new season of Cesar 911. The series – produced by ITV Studios America in association with Leepson Bounds Entertainment – sees the dog behaviorist visit neighborhoods struggling to deal with unruly dogs and attempt to tame the troubled pets.

Elsewhere, Investigation Discovery is bringing back its series Web of Lies for a second season on January 14 at 10 p.m. EST/PST. The Blast! Films-produced show follows true crime stories focused on Internet-based incidents, and features commentary from experts and psychologists as well as interviews with victims.

Finally, Debmar-Mercury and FremantleMedia North America’s syndicated program Celebrity Game Show will also return for a second season following renewals from Tribune Broadcasting, Sinclair Broadcast Group and Cox Broadcasting, among others.

Presented by talk show host Craig Ferguson, the show teams participants with celebrities and challenges teams to identify famous figures through improvised clues. New episodes of the show’s first season return on January 12.

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