Fox Stations Won’t Carry Kris Jenner’s Talk Show Next Fall, Stay In Business With Her

By | Friday January 17, 2014 @ 2:15pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

Kris Jenner Talk Show Off ScheduleEXCLUSIVE: Another piece of the syndicated talk show puzzle has fallen into place heading into NATPE, with the Fox TV Stations opting not to pick up the talk show hosted by Kris Jenner for next … Read More »

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‘Kris’ Hits Season High With North West Baby Photo Reveal

By | Saturday August 24, 2013 @ 1:12pm PDT

Kris Jenner and Twentieth Television scored a big season finale ratings bump Friday when Kanye West made an appearance on Kris and debuted a photo of North West, Read More »

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‘Kris’: A Good Enough Start, Or The Next ‘Sharknado’?

For the second time in the past week, a program that had the media hyperventilating ahead of its premiere does not appear to have impressed the public to the same degree. Only time will tell if Kris Jenner’s new talker is the new Sharknado. Monday’s Kris rollout, on Fox stations in six markets — New York/WNYW, Los Angeles/KTTV, Dallas/KDFW, Phoenix/KSAZ, Minneapolis/KMSP and Charlotte/WJZY — included three of the country’s Top 5 markets (NY, LA and Dallas). In those six markets, Kris averaged a 1.1/3 household rating, failing to build over the year-ago time period, and retaining its lead-in share. Kris did noticeably improve the stations’ May sweep performance in female demos, finishing first in its time slot in Los Angeles ahead of Katie, Steve Harvey, and Dr. Phil.

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But the launch of the show’s six-week test run was not a home run, despite the bajillion bucks worth of free publicity it enjoyed compliments of the press. In New York, for instance, Kris clocked a 1.1/4 household rating, falling below both its Wendy Williams lead-in (1.4/5) and its leadout, the launch of The Real (1.5/5). That’s an accomplishment — for The Real, given how much less advance noise was made on that show’s part, owing to its shocking lack of Kardashian-ness. Read More »

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Hot TV Teaser: Kris Jenner Talker ‘Kris’

By | Monday June 3, 2013 @ 12:42pm PDT

Here’s a first promo for Twentieth Television-produced Kris, a one-hour daily talker starring Kardashian matriarch Kris Jenner. (Spoiler alert: She mentions her family in this!) It is getting a six-week summer trial run on several Fox-owned stations including Fox 11 in LA (at 3 PM) and Fox 5 … Read More »

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Kris Jenner’s Syndicated Talk Show Gets Premiere Date, Executive Producer

By | Thursday April 18, 2013 @ 11:51am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Twentieth Television today announced that Robert Lifton has been named executive producer of Kris. The new pop cuture-driven daytime talk show, hosted and executive produced by Kardashian matriarch Kris Jenner, will premiere on Monday, … Read More »

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