FOX TV To Feature Radio Hosts On 'Dish Nation'
June 13, 2011 at 5:20 AM (PT)
Will TV viewers want to watch radio? We'll find out this SUMMER when FOX launches "DISH NATION," a half-hour weeknight show that will package clips from four radio programs around the country. THE LOS ANGELES TIMES reports, "it's being billed as an 'entertainment news program featuring a fast-paced, unscripted take on pop culture, celebrity scandals and salacious, headline-grabbing conversations."
EMMIS Top 40/Rhythmic KPWR/LOS ANGELES' FELLI FEL, CITADEL Hot AC WPLJ/NET YORK's SCOTT SHANNON and TODD PETTENGILL, RADIO ONE Urban WHTA (HOT 107.9)/ATLANTA's RICK SMILEY and CITADEL Hot AC WDVD/DETROIT's BLAINE FOWLER and ALLYSON MARTINEK will be involved.