NBC UNIVERSAL'S HIT DAYTIME TALK SHOWS PREMIERE THEIR NEW SEASONS ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 14
"Maury," "The Steve Wilkos Show" and "The Jerry Springer Show" All Originating From New Stamford, Conn. Studio
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STAMFORD, CT � September 10, 2009 � On Monday, September 14, NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution's popular daytime talk shows "Maury," "The Jerry Springer Show" and "The Steve Wilkos Show" premiere their new seasons.
Earlier this summer, "The Jerry Springer Show," "The Steve Wilkos Show" and "Maury" all relocated to a newly renovated production facility in Stamford, CT.
The 2009-2010 season of "Maury," its 12th season in national syndication, will feature more news-driven content, celebrity guest appearances, talent shows, psychic phenomena, and of course, the complex issues affecting relationships and families.
With more than 2.5 million daily viewers, "Maury" was the second youngest-skewing talk show behind only "The Tyra Banks Show," and the #2 rated talk show in Adults 18-34 behind only "Oprah" this past season.
As "The Jerry Springer Show" debuts its 19th season in national syndication, viewers can tune in to watch the always entertaining, and often surprising, drama unfold.
With over 1.5 million daily viewers, "The Jerry Springer Show" attracts a wide audience of both men and women, and draws in the highest concentration of Men 18-49 and Men 25-54 among all syndicated talk shows, according to Nielsen Media Research.
As "The Steve Wilkos Show" enters its 3rd season in national syndication, ex-Marine and former Chicago police officer Steve Wilkos uses tough love to get his guests to tell the truth.
For the 2008-2009 season, "The Steve Wilkos Show" was the only first-run syndicated talk show to deliver year-to-year growth in households (+11%). "The Steve Wilkos Show" also increased year-to-year growth by 11% among Total Viewers, 17% in Women 25-54, and 20% in Adults 25-54, the most year-to-year growth among all syndicated talk shows.
Paul Faulhaber is the Executive Producer for "Maury" and "The Jerry Springer Show" and "The Steve Wilkos Show" are executive produced by Rachelle Wilkos. The shows are distributed by NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution, and are taped in front of a live studio audience in Stamford, CT.
About NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution
NBC Universal is a leader in providing entertainment programming to the domestic and international marketplaces. The NBC Universal Television Distribution division is responsible for the global distribution of NBC Universal product to all forms of television throughout the world. This includes distribution of current and library film and television product, including formats and non-scripted programming, in the pay, free, and basic markets, as well as the domestic syndication of first-run syndicated TV programs and theatrical and TV movie packages.
Current and upcoming first-run strip syndicated programming at NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution includes, Access Hollywood, Deal or No Deal, The Jerry Springer Show, The Martha Stewart Show, Maury and The Steve Wilkos Show. Current first-run weekly syndicated programming includes The Chris Matthews Show, The Wall Street Journal Report with Maria Bartiromo and the off-network distribution of 30 Rock, The Office, House, Heroes, Law & Order, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and many more series.