Agents pitch Donny & Marie show

It’s a long shot, but Donny and Marie Osmond could make a comeback as hosts of their own daytime talk-variety show. Agents are pitching such a project, but sources said a deal might be difficult, in part because the Osmonds currently have irons in other fires, including work on Broadway. Studio sources said William Morris is packaging the show, but there’s no word on whether any syndicator will be willing to step up and make a bid. The original “Donny and Marie” aired on ABC primetime in the mid- to late ’70s. William Morris declined to comment.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Scene News from Variety