"The Meredith Vieira Show" will conclude its two season run in May, host and executive producer Meredith Vieira announced today of her NBCUniversal Domestic Television Distribution based talk show. "I am so sorry to see our show come to an end after this season, but I am also incredibly proud of the work our staff has done and forever grateful to our supportive viewers," she said in a statement. "We promise to spend our final weeks producing the best broadcast we know how. And have a blast doing so!"
"FABLife," the new Disney|ABC syndicated lifestyle talk show spearheaded by <strong>Tyra Banks</strong> and featuring foodie <strong>Chrissy Teigen</strong>, fashion expert <strong>Joe Zee</strong>, interior designer <strong>Lauren Makk</strong> and DIY enthusiast <strong>Leah Ashley</strong> as co-hosts, launched Monday, September 14 as the No.1 new syndicated series of the young 2015-16 television season in Households (1.1/3), Women 18-49 (0.5/4) and Women 25-54 (0.6/4).
On the <strong>Monday, January 12</strong> episode of NBCUniversal's "The Meredith Vieira Show," host <strong>Meredith Vieira</strong> will announce that the daytime talk show will be airing a full week of live shows during <strong>the week of January 19</strong>.
Bellum Entertainment and Raycom Media announced today that it has picked up two seasons of "Fix It & Finish It," hosted by "General Hospital" and "Dancing with the Stars" alum <strong>Antonio Sabato, Jr</strong>., and sister series "Flip My Food," hosted by <strong>Chef Jeff Henderson</strong>. The pickup for seasons 2 and 3 for both includes 150 episodes per season and expands the reach of each series beyond the existing Raycom Media stations.
It seems like forever ago since we <a title="‘AMC’s’ Susan Lucci and Walt Willey Reunite on ‘The Meredith Vieira Show'; Talker Renewed For Second Season" href="https://www.soapoperanetwork.com/2014/10/amcs-susan-lucci-walt-willey-reunite-meredith-vieira-show-talker-renewed-second-season">reported</a> <strong>Susan Lucci</strong> (ex-Erica Kane, "All My Children") got a wonderful surprise while visiting NBCUniversal's syndicated daytime talker, "The Meredith Vieira Show," via a reunion of sorts with former "AMC" co-star, <strong>Walt Willey</strong> (ex-Jackson Montgomery). In your first look at the episode, airing <strong>Tuesday, December 2</strong>, Lucci tells host <strong>Meredith Vieira</strong> how her character on the ABC Daytime soap opera helped many immigrants learn to speak English. Later the two take part in a Soap Opera Showdown, which included Willey as a surprise participant alongside Lucci.
"Last Week Tonight with John Oliver" has been entertaining millions of late night talk show fans since debuting earlier this year as an escape from late night talk shows. The premise of the HBO series is that host <strong>John Oliver</strong> takes a closer look at the happenings of the past week in terms of news, politics and social media, and culls it altogether into one half hour of entertainment that seeks to empower and inform its viewers. In a segment highlighting a "CBS This Morning" report on a device known as the Salmon Cannon, Oliver, who was so in awe of the Salmon Cannon concept, gives viewers insight into the purpose (it helps push the Salmon that typically get caught in hydroelectric dams over said dams) and decided to make his own, which resulted in the flying fish hitting several of television's biggest stars including "The Young and the Restless'" <strong>Sharon Case</strong> (Sharon Newman) during a made up "Y&R" scene featuring co-star <strong>Joshua Morrow</strong> (Nicholas Newman) as the two fight over Sharon's hidden secrets.
On <strong>Tuesday, December 2</strong>, former "All My Children" stars <strong>Susan Lucci</strong> (ex-Erica Kane) and <strong>Walt Willey</strong> (ex-Jackson Montgomery) are set to reunite as part of a "Soap Opera Showdown" segment of NBCUniversal's syndicated daytime talker, "The Meredith Vieira Show." The episode finds Willey surprising Lucci during her showdown with host <strong>Meredith Vieira</strong>.
As we previously reported, daytime personality Meredith Vieira has a new talk show debuting next fall, and NBC just announced that it’s been sold to 10 of its owned television stations. Is your market included?