'Rosie,' 'Oprah' producers on staff for new show
King World’s upcoming syndie yakker “Living It Up With Ali & Jack” has assembled its production team, selecting veterans from the world of daytime.
Supervising producer Rob Dauber joins from Mark Burnett’s “The Restaurant.” Dauber was previously supervising producer of “The Rosie O’Donnell Show.”
Kim McCabe, formerly of “The Oprah Winfrey Show,” comes aboard as producer. Mimi Pizzi joins as senior producer. She was also a former supervising producer of “The Rosie O’Donnell Show.”
Other hires include producers David Derosa, Liza Persky, Suzanne Bass, Paul Stark and Deborah Damato.
Jeffry Culbreth will join as talent producer. He is also a vet of “Rosie O’Donnell.”
“Ali & Jack” features Ali Wentworth and Jack Ford. Bruce McKay will exec produce the one-hour show.
Talker bows in September, and has been cleared in 87% of the country.