Rob Silverstein Named EP Of Meredith’s ‘People’

The veteran showrunner will oversee all aspects of the new syndicated half hour, which will launch in Meredith’s 12 local television markets this fall.

Meredith Stations Slot ‘People’ Syndie For 2020

The station group’s new half-hour weeknight program will debut in fall 2020.

ABC, People Team On Princess Diana Documentary

NEW YORK (AP) — Princess Diana will be the subject of a four-hour documentary miniseries airing on ABC this August. A joint project of ABC and People magazine, the program, to be telecast over two nights, will include what the producers say will be in-depth conversations with those who knew her best as well as […]

ABC Sets ‘People’s List’ For Summer Run

People’s List, a new weekly primetime series from ABC News and People is set for a limited summer run starting Saturday, June 11. Actor Jerry O’Connell and SuChin Pak, former MTV news correspondent, will host, and will be joined by a team of “all-star insiders” from ABC News and People.

People Mag Near Huge Show Deal With ABC

People, under pressure from Time Inc. brass to diversify its media offerings, is close to inking a deal with ABC for a weekly primetime show. Under terms of the proposed deal, sources say, ABC’s Lincoln Square Studios will pay a $100,000 licensing fee per episode to the Time Inc.-owned title while also agreeing to buy ads in People and Entertainment Weekly to promote the show.

Bruce Gersh Now Strategy SVP At People, EW