via press release:
SEASON TWO OF LIFETIME’S AMERICA’S : FAMILY LOCKDOWN TO PREMIERE ON JANUARY 8
All-New Episodes to Follow Host and Childcare Specialist Deborah Tillman
As She Moves in and Lives with Families Desperate for Help
LOS ANGELES, CA (December 4, 2012) – You’ll need an extra place setting at the dinner table on Tuesdays next year because America’s Tuesday, January 8, at 10:00pm ET/PT.Deborah Tillman is moving in! In the second season of Lifetime’s hit unscripted series, now titled America’s : Family Lockdown, host and child care specialist Tillman will live with families for one week, during which she will experience first-hand the challenges and issues each family confronts 24/7. Lifetime will premiere America’s : Family Lockdown on
In America’s: Family Lockdown, Tillman moves into the homes of parents throughout the country who are seeking guidance and assistance on how to best raise their children. During the week of Tillman’s stay, the family will be required to remain in the house at all times and not allowed to use any computers, phones, games and television so that all distractions are minimized and they can focus on spending quality time with one another and put all of their effort into learning from Supernanny. For one week, she will dive straight into the chaos and heart of the matter, giving viewers an all-access look at troubled households by closely observing each family dynamic to pinpoint their complicated problems and follow through to resolve their issues to put families on the road to happiness. Those problems rangefrom poor disciplinary habits, separation anxiety and picky eating to bad bedtime routines, clinging to mom or dad, spoiled behavior and serious attention problems. Tillman is a Virginia-based wife, mother, author and childcare specialist, who boasts more than 20 years of experience in early childhood education, working with infants, toddlers, preschoolers and school students. Last year after an exhaustive search, Tillman was named America’s Supernanny, chosen from a pool of more than 400 candidates to find the country’s best homegrown nanny. Tillman owns several children learning centers in Virginia and wowed producers with her charisma, firm but loving philosophy to caring for children and natural ability to connect andwork with families experiencing relationship problems.
America’s Supernanny: Family Lockdown is produced by Shed Media US with Nick Emmerson and Stephanie Schwam, and Rob Sharenow, Gena McCarthy and Abigail Harvey of Lifetime executive producing.
A global hit, Supernanny has been formatted throughout the world, including Belgium, Brazil, China, France, Greece, Holland, Indonesia, Israel, Italy, Germany, Malaysia, Romania, Singapore, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom.
ABOUT SHED MEDIA US
Based in Los Angeles, Shed is a significant supplier of TV programming to many networks. Noted for its strong characters, memorable casting and its broad range of programming, Shed Media US productions include such hit programs as, and Tough Enough.
Lifetime Television is committed to offering the highest quality entertainment and information programming, and advocating a wide range of issues affecting women and their families. In the ThirdQuarter 2012, the network posted major growth in viewership versus Third Quarter 2011, including a 14% increase among Women 18-49, +9% in Women 25-54 and +5% among Adults 18-49, marking the third straight quarter Lifetime hasregistered year-on-year growth among the key demographics. Lifetime Television®, LMN®, Lifetime Real Women® and Lifetime Digital™ are part of Lifetime Entertainment Services, LLC, a subsidiary of A+E Networks. A+E Networks is a joint venture of the Disney-ABC Television Group and Hearst Corporation.