The unscripted series features Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg cooking special meals for a dinner party with celebrity guests. Season one guests have included Seth Rogen, Fat Joe, Rick Ross, Kathy Griffin, and 50 Cent.
(New York, New York) November 21, 2016 – VH1, in partnership with Sequential Brands Group, MERRY JANE and 495 Productions, today announced the renewal of “Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party” for a second season.
The highly acclaimed series debuted as cable’s top new unscripted franchise of 2016 winning its time period with all key demos** and scoring 3 million total viewers*** and a 1.5 18-49 rating in L3. Episode two continued to dominate with a 1.06 Live+SD P18-49 rating making it the #1 non-sports Cable program in its time period among W18-49, P18-34 and W18-34. Episode three, a Thanksgiving special entitled “Ruffling Feathers,” premieres tonight, Monday, November 21 at 10PM ET/PT on VH1. Special sneak peek: here.
“Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party” features Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg as they host weekly dinner parties with famous celebrity friends. In each episode, Martha and Snoop put a personal spin on dishes for a themed meal. Among the guests who appear are: Seth Rogen, Wiz Khalifa, Rick Ross, Jamie Chung, 2 Chainz, Naya Rivera, Ashley Graham, Jason Derulo, 50 Cent, Fat Joe, Kathy Griffin, Kelis, Ashlee Simpson & Evan Ross, Keke Palmer and Robin Thicke. Joining the fun are Chris Bosh, Chef Morimoto & Chef Hiroki and DJ Khaled. “Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party” also features musical guests D.R.A.M., Dreezy, October London, the Long Beach City College Marching Band, Remy Ma & Fat Joe and Anderson Paak.
“Martha and Snoop are the modern day ‘Odd Couple’ and the reigning King and Queen of pop culture. Wait until you see what happens in season two.” said Chris McCarthy, President MTV, VH1 and Logo.
“I hoped that people would find our new show a pleasant change from the cut-throat competition shows that food television has evolved into. Time for a change – food should be fun and enjoyable, involving friends and family. I am pleased that Snoop and I will be able to bring our various styles of cooking to a broader audience.” stated Martha Stewart.
“That’s right, me and my homegirl Martha will be back for another season and we can’t wait,” said Snoop Dogg. “Thanks to all the fans who tuned into Season 1. If ya’ll thought this season was fun, wait ’til you see what we have cookin’ up next for ya.”
Executive produced by Stewart & Kim Miller Olko for Sequential Brands Group (NASDAQ: SQBG), Snoop Dogg & Ted Chung for MERRY JANE (MERRYJANE.com) and SallyAnn Salsano for 495 Productions, “Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party” is executive produced by Nina L. Diaz, Trevor Rose, Paul Ricci, Fernando Mills and Paula Aranda for VH1.”
What do you think? Have you seen Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party? Are you excited there will be a second season?