Too frequently, we throw around the term “hardest-working-person” in one field or another. But if we take a minute to think about it, there are likely few in entertainment today who are working as hard as actor/comedian/radio personality/game-show host/author/father/husband/etc.Steve Harvey. And next year, Harvey will be EVERYWHERE in his latest role of talk-show host.
According to TvByTheNumbers:
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.
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.
The film adaptaion of Harvey’s best-selling book Think Like A Man will also debut next year. Check out that film’s trailer HERE.