NBC has renewed its hit game show The Wall – in which a possible $12 million is at stake – for an additional twenty episodes.
Chirs Hardwick will host NBC’s third annual Red Nose Day Special as NBC expands its Red Nose Day programming block to 3 hours.
As well as the actual Red Nose Day Special, NBC will also broadcast the first ever Celebrity Ninja Warrior for Red Nose Day – featuring Arrow’s Stephen Amell, Derek Hough, Natalie Morales and more.
In the Red Nose Day edition of Running Wild with Bear Grylls, Julia Roberts joins Grylls on a trip to Kenya.
The Red Nose block begins at 8/7C on Thursday, May 25th.
Is Chris Hardwick the next Ryan Seacrest?
With his gigs on AMC, Comedy Central and NBC, Chris Hardwick is ubiquitous these days.
Now Harwick is set to host and co-executive produce a new six-episode NBC series that will the highlight groundbreaking scientific and technological advances that are shaping the future – The Awesome Show.
Each episode of The Awesome Show will be a rollercoaster ride through the world of innovation as told by the people who are shaping it and whose lives are affected by it.
A premiere date for The Awesome Show is TBD.
Chris Hardwick has done such a masterful job hosting the post Walking Dead/Fear the Walking Dead show that he’s earned a regular Sunday night talk show.
Among the first guests for Talking with Chris Hardwick are: Connie Britton, Bryan Cranston, Damon Lindelof, Monaghan and more.
Talking with Chris Hardwick premieres on Sunday, April 9th (11/10C)
AMC ANNOUNCES INITIAL GUEST LINEUP FOR “TALKING WITH CHRIS HARDWICK”
Talk Show Debuts Sunday, April 9 at 11:00 P.M.
NEW YORK, NY – March 30, 2017 – AMC announced today an initial lineup of guests set to appear on “Talking with Chris Hardwick,” an extension of the #1 talk show on television, “Talking Dead.” Guests include (not in air order): Michelle Monaghan, Charlie Hunnam, Connie Britton, Justin Theroux, Bryan Cranston, Elijah Wood, Damon Lindelof, Neil deGrasse Tyson and the cast of “Silicon Valley.” Additional guests will be announced soon. “Talking with Chris Hardwick” premieres on Sunday, April 9 at 11:00 p.m.
Produced by Embassy Row, each episode of “Talking with Chris Hardwick” features an in-depth conversation between Hardwick and a single guest or cast, highlighting Hardwick’s singularly irreverent and authentic take on today’s pop culture landscape. Compared with a typical 5 or 10-minute talk show interview, “Talking with Chris Hardwick” will leverage the host’s gift for deep conversation, on display in his popular podcast. The show will also have a strong social media presence and live audience interactivity, giving fans a new destination to celebrate their favorite pop culture icons.
“Talking with Chris Hardwick” airs at 11 p.m. on Sunday nights when “The Walking Dead” and “Fear the Walking Dead” are not in season. The series is executive produced by Hardwick, Michael Davies, Brandon Monk, Jen Patton and Brillstein Entertainment Partners’ Alex Murray.
LeBron James’ new game show The Wall has earned twenty more episodes following great reviews, great ratings and strong viewer buzz.
Details follow the break.
The seventh season premiere of The Walking Dead will lead into a ninety-minute special edition of Talking Dead that will feature twelve members of the show’s cast – everyone in the cliffhanging final scene of TWD’s sixth season finale – and executive producers Scott Gimple and Robert Kirkman.
Following a screening of the season seven premiere, the show will shot live in front of an audience of 2,000 fans – who will win tickets to the event via the Talking Dead at Hollywood Forever ticket sweepstakes that will open Tuesday, October 4th at 7am (ET) at www.Talking DeadSweeps.com.
The Walking Dead and Talking Dead return on Sunday, October 23rd. For more, read on.
Chris Hardwick is now in the AMC Business. The network has signed Talking Dead/Talking Dead: Fear Edition host and comedian Chris Hardwick to ‘an extensive multi-year contract.’
The deal would see Hardwick host and executive produce multiple programs for AMC over the next three years. For more, follow the jump.
You can add Preacher to growing number of TV series that will have a post-episode talk show delving into the story, cast and product details.
Talking Preacher will follow the series premiere and season finale of the new AMC series. The show will be hosted by the master of all things pop culture, Chris Hardwick. Guests will include cast, creators, producers and celebrity fans.
Preacher premieres with a 90-minute episode on Sunday, May 22nd (10/9C). The premiere will encore in its regular timeslot on Sunday, May 29th (9/8C) Talking Preacher will follow the encore of the premiere on Sunday, May 29th (10:30/9:30C). Follow the jump for further details.