NEW YORK — Buena Vista Television has cleared “The Tony Danza Show” across 45% of the country.
Strip is set to launch this fall on the ABC O&Os and on station groups including Gannett, Belo, Cox and Sinclair.
On the ABC stations, “Danza” will occupy “Wayne Brady” slots after the show ends its run.
“The quality of stations is fantastic, and that speaks volumes about Tony’s talents, charisma and his ability to connect with and deliver an audience,” said John Bryan, distrib’s exec VP of sales.
Talker will include celebrity interviews, human interest stories and cooking segments.