In this week’s round-up, new seasons are on the way for series on Cooking Channel, Oxygen Media, HGTV and WE tv.
Grammy award-winning musician Michael McKean returns to explore and unveil food mysteries surrounding everyday dishes on Cooking Channel’s Food: Fact or Fiction?, premiering Oct. 1 at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
Themes explored in the upcoming season include McKean tracing the myth if the whoopie pie nearly caused a civil war; wickedly wicked Halloween treats; and game meat myths and the popularity of fish foods like tuna melts.
NBCUniversal-owned true crime net Oxygen Media, meanwhile, will premiere a new season of Criminal Confessions on Oct. 6 at 8 p.m. ET/PT.
From executive producer Dick Wolf and Shed Media, Criminal Confessions delves into police interrogations around the country with detectives on the hunt for justice. Each standalone episode reveals the strategies and tactics law enforcement use to get to the truth. In the season premiere, an execution-style