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News Tue Nov 22 2011

Marcus Sakey Hosts Travel Channel's "Hidden City"


Marcus Sakey isn't just an award-winning crime novelist anymore. He's now also host of a new TV show, "Hidden City," debuting Dec. 6 on the Travel Channel. Here's a preview:

The first episode focuses, naturally, on Sakey's home town of Chicago. You can see more sample clips from the premier on the show's video page on

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