DailyMailTV Renewed for Second Season in Fall 2018
NEW YORK – January 12, 2017 – DailyMail.com and Stage 29 Productions today announced that DailyMailTV has been renewed for a second season.
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Tribune Broadcasting, Gray Television, Inc., Nexstar Media Group, Meredith, Raycom, London Broadcasting, Graham, Heartland Media, News Press & Gazette, Northwest Broadcasting, Citadel, Scripps and Quincy have all cleared DailyMailTV, hosted by Jesse Palmer, for the 2018/2019 television season.
DailyMailTV had the highest rated national debut of any syndicated newsmagazine since 2007. The show has grown by double digits since its opener and by December 17 had averaged more than 1.6 million daily viewers – maintaining its rookie lead for 15 weeks in a row.
Jay McGraw, CEO Stage 29 Productions said, “When we created DailyMailTV we knew we had something special. We’re very grateful to our audience for tuning in each day and we look forward to continuing to tell the stories that matter well into the future.”
Martin Clarke, CEO & Publisher, DailyMail.com said, “At DailyMailTV we aim to set the news agenda - breaking the most talked about stories in conjunction with DailyMail.com so our viewers are always getting original reporting. We feel honored that viewers across the United States have embraced this new and innovative program resulting in a second season.”
Carla Pennington, Executive Producer, DailyMailTV said, “What’s exciting about DailyMailTV is there are so many interesting stories to tell each day. The show is a producer’s dream – it’s fast paced, rich with content and no two episodes look the same. I can’t wait to continue telling these fantastic stories in the second season and beyond.”
Dr. Phil McGraw, Executive Producer, DailyMailTV said, “We’d like to thank our loyal viewers, affiliate partners and our distributor CBS Television Distribution for supporting DailyMailTV and bringing it to life across the country. I have no doubt the show will continue to entertain and engage its audience for years to come.”
Arthur Hasson, COO, Sinclair Broadcast Group said, “We are excited about continuing with and building upon our freshman season’s success. Not only is DailyMailTV delivering stories our viewers are clamoring for, we are also able to use the show’s exclusive content in our regular newscasts as well. This additional content source has already paid dividends.”
Sean Compton, President of Strategic Programming and Acquisitions, Tribune Media said, “DailyMailTV has had a strong showing across our stations, we’re extremely pleased with the show’s performance and looking forward to the show’s next season.”
DailyMailTV brings the best of DailyMail.com to life on television. From exclusive stories to breaking news, showbiz, crime, health and science and technology, DailyMailTV is must-watch television. Sharing captivating stories from across the United States and around the globe, viewers have become addicted to DailyMailTV, just as they have to DailyMail.com.
The series is executive produced by Carla Pennington (executive producer of DR. PHIL and THE DOCTORS), Jay McGraw (executive producer of THE DOCTORS and the CBS drama series BULL), Martin Clarke (CEO, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of DailyMail.com), Dr. Phil McGraw (executive producer of DR. PHIL, THE DOCTORS and the CBS drama series BULL), and Matt Strauss (THE VIEW and KATIE). Eric Beesemyer (DR. OZ and GMA) serves as co-executive producer.
CBS Television Distribution, which distributes DR. PHIL and THE DOCTORS, handles the distribution of DailyMailTV.
DailyMailTV is filmed in New York at the PIX 11 Studios.
DailyMail.com is the most read English-language newspaper website in the world with approximately 244 million unique visitors globally, 84 million of those coming from the United States. It was created by Martin Clarke, Publisher, CEO & Editor-In-Chief in 2007 in the United Kingdom and has newsrooms in London, Los Angeles, New York and Sydney.
DailyMail.com originally launched in the United States as MailOnline in July 2010 with its first American newsroom in Los Angeles. In February 2011 it opened its American headquarters in New York City and now has approximately 260 American employees forming part of the 900+ global team.
Publishing approximately 800 videos, 12,800 photos and 1,600 stories per day, DailyMail.com is the #1 most viewed news publisher globally on Facebook with 1.1 billion Facebook video views per month. DailyMail.com was also a launch partner on Snapchat Discover, Google AMP and Facebook Instant Articles.
While DailyMail.com is the masthead in the United States, MailOnline is the masthead in the United Kingdom. In Australia the site is called Daily Mail Australia.
About Stage 29 Productions
Stage 29 Productions is an L.A-based television production company founded by president and CEO Jay McGraw. McGraw is the Emmy® Award-winning creator and executive producer of the syndicated series The Doctors and a #1 New York Times bestselling author.
In addition, Stage 29 Productions currently produces the hit CBS drama series BULL. Previous projects include the syndicated series The Test, a conflict talker with a humorous twist (2013-2014) and multiple CBS primetime specials, Decision House on MyNetworkTV.
The core team alongside McGraw includes executive producers Dr. Phillip C. McGraw, Carla Pennington and Executive in Charge of Production Rich de Michele.