Emmy-winning syndicated talk show The Doctors is getting a major makeover in the coronavirus era. The long-running series will launch with a new format and sole host, Dr. Ian Smith, when it premieres its 13th season on Sept. 21. Production is slated to begin this month.
CBS Television Distribution’s Face the Truth will not return for a second season in strip syndication, sources confirmed Friday, but the company’s The Doctors and Daily Mail TV will both be back for seasons 12 and three, respectively.
New talk show The Real is doing well with younger women but Meredith Vieira is struggling, as did prior shows starring former Today co-hosts.
Luken Communications is adding the classic soap opera The Doctors to its Retro TV diginet later this year. The Doctors ran on NBC for 19 years, spanned 5,280 episodes and won several Daytime Emmy Awards including Outstanding Drama Series (1971, 1972 and 1974), Lead Actor (James Pritchett, 1978) and Lead Actress (Elizabeth Hubbard, 1974). Set […]
Psychologist and author Dr. Wendy Walsh has joined the Emmy-winning daytime series The Doctors as a co-host and will make her debut on the season four premiere Sept. 12. The Doctors, from Stage 29 Productions, and distributed by CBS Television Distribution, launched in 2008 with an esteemed group of professionals that includes ER physician Dr. […]