Deal covers 60% of country
NEW YORK — Survey says: “Renewed!”Fremantle Media and Tribune Entertainment have committed to a sixth season of “Family Feud.” Deal covers 60% of the country, including Fox TV stations in New York, D.C. and L.A. and Tribune stations in Houston and Seattle. Gameshow is distribbed by Tribune on a cash-plus-barter basis (5.5/1.5). Strip is produced by Fremantle from Los Angeles. Hosted by “Home Improvement” alum Richard Karn, show is averaging a 2.0 season-to-date, an 18% improvement from last year. “Feud” has displayed ratings gains in women 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54.