Get ready for four more years of chair throwing. NBCUniversal Domestic Television Distribution has renewed its talkers The Jerry Springer Show, Maury and The Steve Wilkos Show through September 2016 on station groups including Tribune, Sinclair, Hearst and Sunbeam. All three talk shows have been extended for an additional two seasons beyond the existing deal. The shows have been sold for the additional two seasons (2014-2016) to top stations representing over 60% of the U.S. which include WPIX New York, KTLA Los Angeles, WGN Chicago, WPHL Philadelphia, WLVI Boston, KDAF Dallas, WPGH Pittsburgh, WTTE Columbus and WKCF Orlando. Maury, in its 14th season in national syndication, delivers more than 3.3 million daily viewers and is the No.1 rated talk show among Women 18-34 (1.7), Women 18-49 (1.6), Women 25-54 (1.6), Adults 18-34 (1.2), Adults 18-49 (1.3) and Adults 25-54 (1.3). The Jerry Springer Show, which premiered more than 20 years ago, in September 1991, averages 2.1 million daily viewers and has posted year-to-year gains. The Steve Wilkos Show is averaging 1.8 million daily viewers in its current fifth season, 50% of them in the 25-54 demo.
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