The team behind the long-running quaint PBS format, which has been airing since 1997, is launching Detours on September 14.
The six-part series, produced by Wgbh and Prx, will pick up where the appraisals left off, revealing the stories, secrets, and surprises of TV treasures that go beyond the screen.
Longtime Antiques Roadshow producer Adam Monahan is creator and host of the podcast and will interview show guests, appraisers, historians, and experts, as well as discuss and analyze each story’s journey with Antiques Roadshow exec producer Marsha Bemko.
Some of the stories include a young man who claims his great-grandfather possessed the flag from JFK’s Navy boat, the Pt-109. With the help of a chemistry professor, a reporter, an author, and a museum curator,