Shania Twain's forthcoming television show will premiere on 8th May 2011.
Shania Twain's new show 'Why Not? With Shania Twain', will premiere on Oprah Winfrey's 'Own' network on 8th May 2011, according to the Hollywood Reporter.The hour-long debut is set to air at 11pm ET and will follow the musician as she revisits her childhood home in Ontario, Canada. The episode will detail the tragic loss of both her parents who were killed in a car accident, as well as the breakdown of her 14 year marriage to Frederic Thiebaud. Throughout the series, which is being produced by Gay Rosenthal and Bryn Freedman, Twain will take off on a 'cross country adventure' with band mates and friends. A number of high-profile stars will also feature on the show, including Gladys Knight, Lionel Richie and David Foster, who provide the singer with inspiration and guidance.
Recent speculation has suggested that Shania Twain is currently in negotiations to perform a residency in Las Vegas, similar to that of Celine Dion's current show. While no contracts have been signed, John Meglen, the President of Aeg is reportedly hopeful that a deal can be struck.