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  • Steve Harvey’s ‘Family Feud’ is Slaughtering the Competition; Ced’s ‘Millionaire’, ‘Latifah’ Also Strong

    Feb 5, 14 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *“Family Feud” has become a weapon of mass destruction in syndication. Up a colossal 336 percent in total households since Steve Harvey took over as host in 2010, the game show is only outranked by “Judge Judy” among adults 25-54 for the last full week of January, according to The Hollywood Reporter. “Feud” scored a […]

  • Star Jones to Co-Host New Legal-Themed Talk Show

    Oct 4, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Deadline.com is reporting that Lionsgate-owned company Debmar-Mercury is finalizing a deal with TV station owner E.W. Scripps to partner on a syndicated legal panel talk show that would feature Star Jones as one of the co-hosts. “There isn’t a full-fledged pilot for the project yet, but I hear segments with Jones have been filmed,” writes […]

  • ‘Wendy Williams Show’ Renewed Through 2016-17 Season

    Jun 5, 13 by EURpublisher02 5 Comments

    *How you doin’? Wendy Williams is doing just fine in the eyes of her bosses at Debmar-Mercury, which distributes her daily talk show. The company announced Tuesday it has renewed “The Wendy Williams Show” through the 2016-17 television season on FOX Television Stations. The move cements the show’s return for its sixth, seventh and eighth […]

  • ‘Wendy’ Kills Feb. Sweeps, Prod. Extended Through Summer

    Mar 19, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Viewers are going to be seeing new Wendy Williams episodes well into the summer. Producer-distributor Debmar-Mercury announced Monday that it will add two months of original episodes to the fourth season of “The Wendy Williams Show,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. This comes after numbers from February sweeps revealed the talk show was beating its […]

  • Wendy Williams Launches Reality Production Company

    Feb 4, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Talk show diva Wendy Williams Hunter and her husband and manager Kevin Hunter have teamed to form the reality production shingle Wendy Williams Prods. WWP will develop and produce unscripted content, including reality programming, game shows and talk shows for cable and broadcast, reports Variety. “This is a dream come true,” Williams Hunter said. “Kevin […]

  • Martin Lawrence, Kelsey Grammer Team for Comedy Series

    Jan 4, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Martin Lawrence and Kelsey Grammer are considering pairing up to star in and produce a multi-camera comedy together for Lionsgate TV and its subsidiary Debmar-Mercury, reports Deadline.com. The idea reportedly started with a meeting right before Thanksgiving between Grammer, Lawrence and Lionsgate where the two actors showed great chemistry. But Grammer’s financial settlement with recently […]