Millions of fans will have a new source of inspiration when select episodes of the critically acclaimed and landmark series TOUCHED BY AN ANGEL make their DVD debut in two specially themed collections. TOUCHED BY AN ANGEL: INSPIRATION COLLECTION - HOPE and HOLIDAY each feature four thematic episodes specially selected by series executive producer Martha Willamson. Both debut on DVD November 10 from CBS Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Entertainment
Starring Roma Downey and Della Reese in their Emmy-nominated roles and John Dye, TOUCHED BY AN ANGEL chronicled the missions of a group of angels sent by God. An audience favorite, the series ran for nine years on CBS and was nominated for numerous awards including 11 Emmyâ awards and two Golden Globes. Now Martha Williamson hosts two special DVD releases filled with the messages of faith and optimism. Each episode includes all-new personal introductions by Williamson, who provides her unique perspective and insight. Other extras include segments from the broadcast special More True Stories From Touched By An Angel and free music downloads, both of which can be accessed via eBridge Technology. This technology allows consumers to unlock segments by placing their DVD into their PCs.
TOUCHED BY AN ANGEL: INSPIRATION COLLECTION - HOPE includes the DVD debut of three episodes - including the series milestone 100th episode, “Psalm 151,” in which the angels celebrate Monica’s 100th assignment with a cake in the park — and features stellar guest stars such as Wynonna Judd, Rosa Parks and Mandy Patinkin.
TOUCHED BY AN ANGEL: THE INSPIRATION COLLECTION - HOLIDAY includes the DVD debut of the beloved “An Angel On The Roof” episode, following the angels as they try to perform a Christmas miracle by bringing the residents of a small Texas town together. The collection also includes two episodes featuring the most requested and frequent guest star, country music legend Randy Travis in his recurring role as Wayne.