Antiques Roadshow 2008 schedule announced

BOSTON – Led by host Mark L. Walberg, Antiques Roadshow, America’s enduring appraisal series, steps into a 12th season of discoveries in early January.

Roadshow experts barnstormed the country in the summer of 2007, viewing more than 60,000 antiques and collectibles before picking a select few for the five-time Emmy® Award nominated series.

The crowning contenders, from Baltimore, Orlando, San Antonio, Spokane, Louisville and Las Vegas, will be featured in 18 new episodes, followed by two Special Editions filled with previous seasons’ crowd pleasers.

2008 airdates: Baltimore, Md., Jan. 7, 14, 21; Orlando, Fl., Jan. 28, Feb. 4, 11; San Antonio, Texas, Feb. 18, 25, March 24; Spokane, Wash., March 31, April 7, 14; Louisville, Ky., April 21, 28, May 5; Las Vegas, Nevada, May 12, 19, 26.

For more information, and to see the new online features the show is offering for 2008, go online www.pbs.org/antiques.

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