“The Wildlife Docs” Nominated for “Outstanding Children’s Series” in the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards

Orlando, Fla. (April 3, 2015) – The Wildlife Docs™ was nominated for a Daytime Emmy® Award in the category of “Outstanding Children’s Series” by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. This is the show’s first Emmy nomination.

The Wildlife Docs highlights the dedicated veterinarians and animal care specialists at Busch Gardens® Tampa. Viewers go behind the scenes with these skilled and passionate professionals and experience the daily wellness, preventative health programs and medical procedures for the health and well-being of more than 12,000 exotic animals that call the park home as well as injured wildlife in need.

“We are thrilled about this nomination and pleased to share this honor with our production partners and the many individuals who make this show possible,” said Scott Helmstedter, Chief Creative Officer of SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment. “We thank Litton Entertainment, for providing an opportunity to tell these compelling stories in their true, genuine form, in a way that is emotional and inspiring to millions of people.”

The show airs nationwide on ABC on Saturday mornings and has been seen by more than 90 million viewers since its debut in 2013.  It is produced by SeaWorld Entertainment™ and Natural 9 Entertainment and is distributed by Litton Entertainment.

For more information about The Wildlife Docs visit www.seaworldkids.com.

Public Relations Contacts:

Elizabeth Bassler

Communications, SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment

407-226-5262, Elizabeth.Bassler@SeaWorld.com

Meg Lavigne

President of Television, Litton Entertainment

617-340-4155, mlavigne@litton.tv

About SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc.

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: SEAS) is a leading theme park and entertainment company delivering personal, interactive and educational experiences that blend imagination with nature and enable its customers to celebrate, connect with and care for the natural world we share. The Company owns or licenses a portfolio of globally recognized brands including SeaWorld®, Shamu® and Busch Gardens®. Over its more than 50-year history, the Company has built a diversified portfolio of 11 destination and regional theme parks that are grouped in key markets across the United States, many of which showcase its one-of-a-kind zoological collection of approximately 89,000 marine and terrestrial animals. The Company’s theme parks feature a diverse array of rides, shows and other attractions with broad demographic appeal which deliver memorable experiences and a strong value proposition for its guests.

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. is one of the world’s foremost zoological organizations and a global leader in animal welfare, training, husbandry and veterinary care. The Company collectively cares for what it believes is one of the largest zoological collections in the world and has helped lead advances in the care of animals. The Company also rescues and rehabilitates marine and terrestrial animals that are ill, injured, orphaned or abandoned, with the goal of returning them to the wild. The SeaWorld rescue team has helped more than 25,000 animals in need over the last 50 years.

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About Litton Entertainment

Litton Entertainment is the preeminent independent producer and distributor in the U.S. television industry creating and distributing quality programming for over twenty years. Litton's Weekend Adventure, produced by Litton Studios, is the first program block of its kind airing Saturdays on ABC stations nationwide. Litton's Weekend Adventure features all original E/I series including Jack Hanna’s Wild Countdown, Emmy® winning Ocean Mysteries with Jeff Corwin, Emmy® winning Born to Explore with Richard Wiese, Emmy® nominated Sea Rescue and Emmy® nominated The Wildlife Docs. Litton Entertainment provides CBS Network with six original programs for Saturday mornings called CBS Dream Team, It’s Epic!, including Emmy® nominated Lucky Dog, Emmy®, Emmy® nominated The Henry Ford’s Innovation Nation with Mo Rocca, All in With Laila Ali, and Emmy® nominated Game Changers with Kevin Frazier. Litton recently announced the new block of programming for The CW, One Magnificent Morning. The new block launched October 4, 2014. Litton’s news division, Litton News Source, distributes Consumer Reports TV and The Consumer Alert News Network.  For more information about Litton Entertainment, visit www.litton.tv.