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The Gunny and Miss Kansas Theresa Vail Take Aim & Talk Sniper History on ‘GunnyTime with R. Lee Ermey’

R. Lee Ermey aka The Gunny, host of “GunnyTime with R. Lee Ermey” on Outdoor Channel will be joined next week by none other than Theresa Vail, 2013 Miss Kansas winner, a 2014 Miss America top ten finalist, a Sergeant in the Kansas Army National Guard and an avid bowhunter. See details below.

WHO:   R. Lee Ermey – a.k.a. The Gunny – is joined by Miss Kansas, Theresa Vail, in an upcoming episode of GunnyTime with R. Lee Ermey, an all-new, captivating half-hour TV series on Outdoor Channel.

The Gunny, a retired Marine Corps Drill Instructor, weapons enthusiast and famed character actor, is best known for his memorable performances in Full Metal JacketSaving Silverman and Toy Story, to name a few.

Theresa Vail is a 2013 Miss Kansas winner, a 2014 Miss America top ten finalist, a Sergeant in the Kansas Army National Guard and an avid bowhunter. This multi-talented outdoor adventure seeker will be hosting her own Outdoor Channel TV series, called Limitless with Theresa Vail, debuting in July 2015.


Theresa Vail on a Mosin Nagant (Outdoor Channel photo)


WHAT:  In the sixth episode of GunnyTime with R. Lee Ermey, titled “Russian to Conclusions,” The Gunny is joined by Theresa to talk about famous female snipers, some of whom were members of the Soviet Red Army in World War II. Afterwards, the two Kansas-natives do what they love best – squeeze the trigger on one of the Red Army’s greatest historical rifles, the Mosin-Nagant, in addition to the Steyr SSG.

Later in the episode, The Gunny delves deeper into Russian machine gun lore and checks out the no-nonsense RPD and PKM with retired U.S. Marine Corps Gunnery Sergeant and weapons expert Russ Cannon.

WHY:  Produced by Rogin EntertainmentGunnyTime with R. Lee Ermey is centered on weapons, weaponized vehicles and weapons technology – past, present and future. While consulting with top-notch experts, The Gunny will get a chance to scratch his itchy trigger finger as he demonstrates the power and history behind a gamut of weaponry.

WHEN: The sixth episode of GunnyTime with R. Lee Ermey will air on Wednesday, May 20 at 8 p.m. ET.

WHERE:  Exclusively on Outdoor Channel!

Check local listings or log on to www.OutdoorChannel.com for show schedules. To find out how to get the network in your area, go to www.OutdoorChannel.com/ChannelFinder or call (855) 44-OUTDOOR.

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