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KNBC adds Bart, Guber

Affil to air Saturday skein from showbiz insiders

NBC-owned Los Angeles outlet KNBC will launch the weekly series “Show Business With Bart and Guber” this Saturday.

Variety vice president and editorial director Peter Bart and Mandalay Entertainment chairman Peter Guber are hosts of the program, which bows at 5 p.m.

Show Business” will feature discussion and analysis specifically designed for Los Angeles’ showbiz community, and it will also feature elements from Bart and Guber’s new Encore series “In the House” (Daily Variety, Oct. 7).

“This show will offer a fresh perspective on the inner workings of the industry, and there’s no better team to give us those insights than these industry icons,” said KNBC prexy/general manager Craig Robinson.

The KNBC program, like the Encore series, will be produced by Starz and Encore, as well as RayV. The House of Bacardi is also a production partner on “Show Business” and “In the House.”

Bart and Guber hosted “Shootout” for six years on AMC.

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