THR, KFWB partner for on-air report
One-minute spots to cover breaking news and updatesThe Hollywood Reporter and CBS Radio's KFWB-AM have partnered to produce "The THR Hollywood Business Report," a weekday entertainment feature that airs on the station and provides an insider's perspective on the business of entertainment.
"The THR Hollywood Business Report" consists of one-minute segments covering breaking news and updates. It airs each weekday morning on the Los Angeles-based station at 5:37 a.m. and 7:37 a.m.
Produced by KFWB and delivered by THR reporters and editors, the report will make KFWB listeners among the first to hear the morning's latest entertainment news in a convenient format.
Deputy film editor Carl DiOrio is the lead journalist for THR on the initiative.
"We are thrilled to be partnering with KFWB to bring 'The THR Hollywood Business Report' to a radio audience," THR editor Elizabeth Guider said. "This partnership is just one more example of how the new Reporter is looking to serve the entertainment industry."
Said KFWB general manager Dan Weiner: "Southern Californians have trusted KFWB News 980 for more than 40 years to keep them informed and on time. Partnering with THR to bring daily updates and breaking entertainment news to our listeners furthers our goal to deliver what our audience and L.A. want most."