Introducing Smoky Mountain Stories

Are you ready to explore the hidden treasures and breathtaking beauty of the Smoky Mountains? In this unparalleled video docuseries, we’re highlighting the best attractions and accommodations in the Smoky Mountains of East Tennessee.

Smoky Mountain Stories is a captivating video docuseries about our beautiful Smoky Mountains — a place you’ll never forget, captured like never before!

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Uncovering the magic of the top Smoky Mountain attractions and places to stay.

Crafted and scripted by Jeff “Dock” Dockweiler, a veteran writer/director/producer/acting coach whose creative work has impacted 100’s of popular TV shows and movies, Smoky Mountain Stories is an extraordinary series for both seasoned Smoky Mountain visitors and newcomers alike. Get an inside look at the incredible attractions and places to stay that continue to draw over 12 million visitors to Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, and Sevierville each year. This special series allows you to immerse yourself in the Smoky Mountains like never before.

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Smoky Mountain Stories features a star-studded lineup of renowned personalities, featuring host Juliana DeStefano (13 Reasons Why, What Remains, Deep Blue Nightmare, and more), Gonzalo Menendez (Spectral, 12 Rounds, Colony, Breaking Bad, CSI: Miami, Bad Monkey, and more), James Shelley (multi-platinum producer, singer/songwriter), Jillian Steele (Nashville-based indie pop singer/songwriter), Casie Chegwidden (NYC model), and Kevin Whitted (former University of Tennessee and professional basketball player), along with rising new talents Sydney Ruddock, Nia Asanza, and Dee Casserly.

Are you ready to get an inside look at the exciting attractions and breathtaking places to stay in the Smoky Mountains? Smoky Mountain Stories premieres on May 19, 2023, with new episodes airing every two weeks.

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