Twentieth Television has announced that “Page Six TV,” the new daily TV show from the New York Post and Endemol Shine North America, has been sold in over 150 markets. Clearances, to-date, now represent over 60 percent of the country. Set to premiere across the Sinclair, Meredith, Scripps, Mission and CW 100+ stations, the daily half-hour magazine is now cleared in 9 of the top 10 markets.
These join the previously announced launch on the Fox Television stations in 17 markets, including New York and Los Angeles.
The logline: “Page Six TV,” hosted by John Fugelsang (Sirius XM Radio/VH1) is a daily television show modeled after “Page Six,” the iconic New York Post gossip column and web site. True to the “Page Six” signature style, the show’s contributors and insiders deliver in-the-know gossip and news from entertainment, culture, the media, finance, real estate and politics. The half-hour show to cover today’s biggest personalities including high-flying real estate moguls, the hottest sports stars, larger-than-life politicians as well as break celebrity gossip and entertainment news.
The three week preview last summer featured reports from Bevy Smith (Bravo’s “Fashion Queens”), Variety entertainment reporter Elizabeth Wagmeister, Mario Cantone (“The View,” “Sex and the City”), and New York Post Page Six reporter Carlos Greer. Page Six Editor Emily Smith and Deputy Editor Ian Mohr provided updates and insight, as well as exclusive first-looks into the latest breaking stories from the newsroom. Kay O’Connell (“Jimmy Kimmel Live!”) and Matt Strauss (“The View”) served as executive producers, alongside New York Post CEO and Publisher Jesse Angelo and Endemol Shine North America’s Rob Smith and Michael Weinberg.