*NBCUniversal Domestic Television Distribution’s new syndicated talk show Trisha, a spinoff from the company’s veteran Maury, is now a go for fall with clearances in more than 80% of the U.S., including 27 of the top 30 markets, reports Deadline.com
Over the past several seasons, Goddard served as a guest host and conflict expert on “Maury,” and her new show is expected to focus on conflict resolution.
Trisha‘s core station group is Sinclair, which picked up the series hosted by popular British talk-show host Trisha Goddard in October. At the time, the show had not been firmed up for a national rollout because it was yet to find stations in the top three markets — New York Los Angeles and Chicago — something it has now accomplished.
This is now the fifth syndicated talk show to launch nationally in the fall, along with NBCU’s “Steve Harvey” as well as Disney’s “Katie,” CBS’ “Jeff Probst” and Twentieth TV’s “Ricki Lake.”