The Insider and Entertainment Tonight Move to TV38 at 7-8PM
BOSTON, MA - Monday, October 5, 2009 – WBZ-TV and TV38 (WSBK-TV) today announced they will switch the programming that airs on the stations Monday through Saturday at 7-8PM. Beginning Monday, October 19, 2009, Wheel of Fortune (7-7:30PM, M-Sa) and Jeopardy! (7:30-8PM, M-Sa) will air on WBZ-TV, and The Insider (7-7:30, M-F) and Entertainment Tonight (7:30-8PM, M-F; 7-8PM Sa) will air on TV38.
“We think this programming change better pairs the shows with the stations, and it will make the most of companion programs optimizing the flow of viewership thus giving both stations and each program its best chance at success,” said Ed Piette, President & General Manager of both stations.
Effective Monday, October 19, 2009*:
CBS Evening News
Wheel of Fortune
King of Queens
My Name is Earl
*On Saturdays, Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy! air on WBZ-TV at 7-8PM, and hour-long Entertainment Tonight airs on TV38 at 7-8PM.
All four programs being moved are syndicated by CBS Distribution. WBZ-TV and TV38 (WSBK-TV) are part of the CBS Television Stations group.
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