NEW YORK – JANUARY 31, 2019 — FOX Nation, the new on demand subscription-based streaming service, has signed Abby Hornacek as a travel and lifestyle host, announced John Finley, Senior Vice President of Development and Production. She will make her debut on February 3rd as host of FOX News Channel (FNC) special entitled, FOX Nation: In Depth which will air during halftime of the Super Bowl. The special will provide a preview of FOX Nation, spotlighting the platform’s most popular shows and upcoming exclusive content. Hornacek will then appear frequently across the FOX Nation platform as the host of two new upcoming series.
In making the announcement, Finley said, “Abby brings an energetic and unique voice to the table with her sense of adventure and her ability to entertain. We are looking forward to having her as part of the FOX Nation team.”
Hornacek added, “I am ecstatic to begin my journey here at FOX Nation, bringing a whole new realm of creative content to this innovative platform. My programs will showcase exciting trips throughout the most scenic parts of the country that I am eager to share.”
In her new role, Hornacek will offer viewers a closer look at the biggest sporting and lifestyle events across the United States. Additionally, she will host a new series about national parks, where she will take fans behind-the-scenes of the country’s most captivating landmarks around the country and showcase everything they have to offer, spotlighting various adventures along the way. She will also host a “ride to work” series, where she will pick up various FOX Nation hosts and FOX News personalities and conduct light-hearted interviews as she drives them to work.
Prior to joining FOX Nation, Hornacek served as a contributor to ESPN and a sideline reporter for FOX Sports. She also hosted San Diego Prep Insider on FOX Sports San Diego. Additionally, she hosted The Rally on Stadium in Chicago, IL, which was the first live-streamed sports and entertainment show on Twitter. She is a graduate of the University of Southern California.
FOX Nation is a direct-to-consumer on demand streaming service designed to complement the FOX News Channel experience with a members only destination for its most passionate and loyal super fans. Featuring more than 600 hours of content, the OTT product includes daily short-form conservative opinion programming, historic documentaries and investigative series from a multitude of FOX News personalities at a cost of $5.99 a month/$64.99 a year. FOX Nation is available on iOS and Android devices as well as Apple TV, Web, Amazon Fire TV, Google Chromecast and Xbox One.
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