Travel Channel Greenlights 'Sturgis: 24/7,' Renews Four SeriesSets One-Hour 'Netherworld' Special; Puts 'Celebrity Layover' in Development 7/15/2013 8:21 AM Eastern
Travel Channel on Monday greenlit new series Sturgis: 24/7 (working title), about the famous South Dakota motorcycle rally, as well as renewed four shows.
The one-hour Sturgis will give an up close view of South Dakota's 73rd Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. It is produced by Big Fish Entertainment with Travel Channel's David E. Gerber as executive producer. The network also ordered a one-hour special Netherworld, where investigator Zak Bagans will explore some of the world's most mysterious locations like the Catacombs of Paris.
The four renewals are: Bizarre Food America, The Dead Files, Toy Hunter and Trip Flip. Travel Channel also ordered six more episodes of Airport 24/7: Miami.
Additionally, the network put Celebrity Layover (wt) in development, which will feature a celebrity taking on the place in the world they know, sharing hot spots, exclusive know-how and personal insights.