'Bonnie Hunt' adds clearances


Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution said Monday that it has now cleared its upcoming daytime talker "The Bonnie Hunt Show" in more than 75% of the U.S.

The hourlong strip -- from Bob & Alice Prods. and paraMedia inc. in association with Telepictures Prods. -- has now been sold in 17 of the top 20 markets for its fall 2008 launch in syndication.

New stations signing on to broadcast the show include Fox Television Stations' WAGA Atlanta, WOFL Orlando and KPTV Portland, Ore.; Bahakel Communications' WCCB Charlotte, N.C.; Media General's WNCN Raleigh-Durham, N.C.; and Weigel's WMLW Milwaukee.