OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network will premiere “Mrs. & Mr. Smith” on Saturday, March 26 at 10 p.m. ET/PT immediately following “For Peete’s Sake” in the network’s popular Saturday night lineup. The one-hour special will follow the lives of NFL legend Emmitt Smith and wife Pat Smith and is produced by Pilgrim Media Group.
Pat Smith was the first African American woman to win the Miss Virginia USA title and first runner-up of the 1994 Miss USA Pageant. She has dedicated her career to raising awareness about issues affecting women and children and currently serves as the CEO of Pat Smith Enterprises. She is also Founder and CEO of Treasure You(TM) and Co-Founder of Pat and Emmitt Smith Charities.
Emmitt Smith is an NFL all-star after playing 15 years in the National Football League, amassing many records that still stand today. His resume includes three Super Bowl champion rings and his induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. His post-career television success includes winning the third season of ABC’s popular primetime reality show “Dancing with the Stars” and returning to the ballroom in 2012 for “Dancing with the Stars All-Stars.”
“Mrs. & Mr. Smith” is produced by Pilgrim Media Group for the Oprah Winfrey Network. Executive producers for Pilgrim Media Group are Craig Piligian and Derek W. Wan.
Watch a preview below: