Diversion Audio moves into speech and fiction with a slate of new podcasts

Game of Thrones and Fast & Furious star Nathalie Emmanuel featured in Diversion’s upcoming podcast “War Queens”

Diversion will debut ‘The Shows We Watched’, ‘War Queens’, ‘The Ali Rogin Show’ and ‘The Royals of Malibu’

NEW YORK, August 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Diversion audioa premium podcast network in partnership with Gemini XIII, today announced four new podcasts to its upcoming slate of releases, marking the network’s entry into Talk and Fiction formats.

Coming September 13 is The shows we watched“, hosted by TV/film critic and author James King and lifestyle influencer Emily Johnstonthat bring listeners back to hang out with their favorite TV shows and share surprising details and stories. “The Shows We’ve Watched” covers a different beloved TV show each episode and includes dives into Friends, sex and the city, my so called life, Gossip Girl, Married with childrenand much more.

Diversion Audio’s second new podcast scheduled for Fall 2022 is “War Queens”, with Nathalie Emmanuelbest known for her role in HBO game of thrones and the Fast & Furious movies. Every week, with Nathalie at the helm, father-daughter duo Jonathan W.Jordanaward-winning military historian and author, and Emily Anne Jordan Examine the incredible true stories of the most powerful female battle leaders in history and the brilliant methods and maneuvers the “killer queens” of history have used to defend their people.

Also coming from Diversion Audio, an inspiring new podcast is hosted by an award-winning PBS NewsHour correspondent and author of the book. Beat breast cancer like a boss Ali Rogin. “The Ali Rogin Showwill feature influential women, celebrities, politicians and survivors revealing how they overcame crises in health, work, family and relationships, and more.

For Valentine’s Day 2023, Diversion Audio will launch the romantic fiction podcast, “The Malibu Royals” based on the popular romance novel series, The Royals by Erin Wattthe pseudonym of New York Times bestselling authors Jen Frederick and Elle Kennedy. “Malibu Royals” is Cinderella meets cruel intentions meets Euphoria.

Scott WaxmanCEO of Diversion Audio, said, “We couldn’t be more excited about this first slate from the new Diversion Audio brand. Building on the early success of our non-fiction limited series, this new slate firmly plants our flag in the “always in the podcast landscape” and also delivers an irresistible offering for an audience we love: romantic fiction fans. . Our goal is always to reach new listeners who are looking for an engaging podcast experience. »


Diversion Audio leverages the extensive publishing assets and author relationships of sister company Diversion Books to offer a focused content model unique to podcasting: extending the intellectual property of books, authors and personalities as original podcasts in both high-frequency episodic shows and captivating narrative limited series. Diversion Audio’s podcasts generate new audience communities and tell expert stories.

Diversion’s podcast “I Am Kobe” recently won two Webby Awards. In October, Diversion launches season 2 of the multi-million listener hit series “Good Assassins”, one of the 20 biggest new podcasts of 2021. Additionally, Diversion’s hits include the biggest new sports podcast from 2020, “The Dream Team Bands.” Each of them is published in conjunction with iHeartPodcasts.

Diversion Audio creates immersive stories that engage and amaze listeners. Diversion productions take you deep into worlds and introduce you to characters you’ll never forget. From romance to espionage, true crime to true adventure, across history, health and pop culture, Diversion brings real stories to life. Learn more at diversionaudio.com

Lisa Dollinger
Dollinger’s strategic communication for Diversion Audio
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