Shannen Doherty To Travel The Country In New GACTV Series

Great American Country will follow former Beverly Hills 90210 star Shannen Doherty as she travels across America in a new original series set to debut in 2015.

The six-episode series, Off the Map With Shannen & Holly follows Doherty and her Charmed co-star Holly Marie Combs on a road trip through the southeastern U.S. with stops in Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and Florida, said network officials.

GACTV viewers will have a voice in what activities Doherty and Combs partake in during the series by visiting starting today (July 25), said network officials.  

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R. Thomas Umstead serves as senior content producer, programming for Multichannel News, Broadcasting + Cable and Next TV. During his more than 30-year career as a print and online journalist, Umstead has written articles on a variety of subjects ranging from TV technology, marketing and sports production to content distribution and development. He has provided expert commentary on television issues and trends for such TV, print, radio and streaming outlets as Fox News, CNBC, the Today show, USA Today, The New York Times and National Public Radio. Umstead has also filmed, produced and edited more than 100 original video interviews, profiles and news reports featuring key cable television executives as well as entertainers and celebrity personalities.