Knowledge Identifier: &Tribune_Entertainment
Category: Business (17)
Founded in 1980.
Countries: United States (67%), (11%), U.S. (11%)
Linked to: Tribune Company, Centric, TVGN, Adventure Inc.
Dennis Miller - In 1992, following his departure from "Saturday Night Live", Miller launched a late-night TV talk show, "The Dennis Miller Show", syndicated by Tribune Entertainment
King World Productions - In 1995, King World began co-distributing "Geraldo" with Tribune Entertainment, and would continue co-distributing the show until its cancellation in 1998
On November 17, 2006 Tribune Entertainment registered a U.S. federal trademark for Tribune Studios
Tribune Company - On February 4, 2008, Tribune Company today named broadcast veteran Ed Wilson as president of Tribune Broadcasting, overseeing the company's 23 television stations, Superstation WGN, Tribune Entertainment, and WGN Radio
In 2010, Tribune announced that it was considering a re-entry into the syndication market with two new talk shows: one a tabloid-style show hosted by Bubba the Love Sponge, and another, "Big Willie" , hosted by radio host Bill Cunningham
Initially, "The Bill Cunningham Show" aired exclusively on Tribune's stations as well as select stations owned by Local TV and Raycom Media during the 2011-12 season, moved to The CW the following year
Tribune Studios' first original drama, since its revival, for its sister company WGN America was "Manhattan" which aired from 2014 to 2015 for 2 seasons
On May 8, 2017, Sinclair Broadcast Group officially announced its intent to acquire Tribune Media