New, One-Hour Syndicated Talk Show Now Sold in 47 of the Top 50 Markets
NBCUniversal Domestic Television Distribution has sold “Steve Harvey” in over 80% of the U.S., including in 47 of the top 50 markets, for its debut in national broadcast syndication next Fall 2012, it was announced today by Barry Wallach, President, NBCUniversal Domestic Television Distribution.
New stations added include WCVB-TV Boston, KPTV-TV Portland (OR), KSAT-TV San Antonio, WJXT-TV Jacksonville, WTEN-TV Albany (NY), WALA-TV Mobile, WOWT-TV Omaha, WMTW-TV Portland (ME) and more.
As previously announced, the new one-hour talk show, produced by Endemol USA and hosted by TV personality, comedian, radio show host and best-selling author, Steve Harvey, has already been sold in the nation’s top markets to station groups including NBC Owned Television Stations, Fox Television Stations, CBS Television Stations, Hearst Television, Cox Communications, Sinclair Broadcast Group, Local TV and Lin Television, Gannett and Post Newsweek. New groups include Raycom, Belo, Meredith, Nexstar and more.
“Steve Harvey is a proven ratings winner in syndication and his comedic approach to very relatable topics will resonate with the daytime audience,” said Wallach.
In his new daytime talk show, Steve Harvey will bring his fresh, insightful and common sense approach to life’s funny moments that we all experience. Each weekday, Steve will cover a vast range of relatable topics such as marriage, dating, parenting, workplace, friendship and the daily dramas we face throughout our lives.
“Steve Harvey” is produced by Endemol USA with Harvey and Rushion McDonald serving as executive producers. The show is distributed in national broadcast syndication by NBCUniversal Domestic TV Distribution.