Animal Planet to launch news show

Nov. 7, 2005 at 5:49 PM

SILVER SPRING, Md., Nov. 7 (UPI) -- Cable TV's Animal Planet Monday announced its new "The Animal Planet Report," a half-hour weekly current events series.

The show hosted by Michelle Beadle and produced by Linda Ellerbee's Lucky Duck Productions, will bow Friday at 9 p.m. ET, the Silver Spring, Md.-based network said in a news release.

The show will cover an array of topics ranging from animal news in the business world, conservation issues, new species and human-interest type stories.

Beadle has previously worked with CBS, ESPN and The Travel Channel.

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