Yee-haw! A&E has ordered eight one-hour episodes of a new reality TV show, Rodeo Girls. The series will follow the lives of women on the professional rodeo circuit.
Here’s the press release:
A&E NETWORK GREENLIGHTS “RODEO GIRLS” (WORKING TITLE) TO SERIES
EIGHT EPISODE ORDER FROM THE WEINSTEIN COMPANY ENTERS THE CHIC AND CUTTHROAT WORLD OF FEMALE RODEO COMPETITORS
Pasadena, CA – January 4, 2013 – A&E Network has lassoed its newest original real life series “Rodeo Girls” (working title) from The Weinstein Company. Pre-production has commenced on the network’s eight one-hour episode order. The announcement was made today by David McKillop, Executive Vice President of Programming for A&E Network and BIO Channel.