Touched By an Angel: the Inspiration Collection features select episodes from the critically-acclaimed and landmark show that brought a message of hope and faith to millions of families. Get inspired again with your entire family with the Emmy® nominated show that followed the adventures of angels Monica (Roma Downey), Tess (Della Reese) and Andrew (John Dye).
Only 4 of the show's 9 seasons have been released on DVD so far, with the most recent half-season set coming out in 2007, but CBS DVD and Paramount Home Entertainment have apparently moved on to single-disc "best-of" releases: today they have announced two titles, both due out on November 3rd
. You'll see both Touched by an Angel - The Inspiration Collection: Hope
and Touched by an Angel - The Inspiration Collection: Holiday
Each of these features 4 episodes, including some "new-to-DVD" episodes on each title. "Hope
" includes 3 new-to-DVD episodes, including the 100th episode of the show, guest starring Wynonna Judd. Other guest stars on this disc include Rosa Parks, Mandy Patinkin and Morgan Fairchild. "Holiday
" has one new-to-DVD episode, and two of the episodes on this disc include country music superstar Randy Travis as a guest. Both releases "include all-new episode introductions by executive producer and inspirational speaker Martha Williamson
" (studio wording). Pricing is not available yet.
Here's an early look at the package art that the studio sent to retailers, but please keep in mind that it could still be subject to change: