American Idol is back for its 20th Anniversary! The long-running competition series is returning to ABC for season 5 in January 2022 with judges Katy Perry, Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie. The Talent has joined the team booking artist mentors and performances for the LIVE shows.
Contacts: Jen Kasle, Julie Rashid, Kera Schulze, Nicole Schloss, Lauren McNeill
The Talk: In its 12th Season, The Talent has booked all celebrity guests of the Emmy winning talk show since the launch in 2010. Hosted by Natalie Morales, Jerry O’Connell, Akbar Gbaja-Biamila, Amanda Kloots and Sheryl Underwood, it airs weekdays on CBS.
Contact: Megan O’Toole, Sarah Goldsmith, Kelsey Gold, Jen Kasle
Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: Over the past four years, The Talent has delivered the star-studded musicals acts who perform on the floats that parade through New York City on Thanksgiving morning. The parade is one of the most-watched entertainment TV shows with over 56M viewers in the US on NBC!
Contact: Julie Rashid, Kera Schulze, Nicole Schloss
Running Wild with Bear Grylls: The Talent is booking major celebrities with wanderlust for outdoor adventures with the premiere guide in the field for National Geographic. Stars such as Kate Winslet, Channing Tatum, Brie Larson, Ben Stiller and Barack Obama have run wild…will your client?
Contact: Jen Kasle, Sarah Goldsmith and Marisa Shold
Dennis Miller + One: Legendary comedian and host Dennis Miller sits down with a variety of actors, athletes, authors, newsmakers and notable guests. It airs on the “Portable TV” app and on the RT network around the world Monday through Thursday.
Contact: Julie Rashid, Nicole Schloss, Lauren McNeill, Kelsey Gold
The USO: For over 75 years the USO has been the nation's leading organization entertaining American service members. The Talent enlists stars for domestic and international tours, virtual sessions, events, and outreach programs.
Contact: Monique Kuri, Julie Rashid, Megan O’Toole, Nicole Schloss, Jen Kasle, Lauren McNeill
ACM Awards: The Talent books presenters for The Academy of Country Music Awards on CBS. This year’s show is LIVE on Sunday, April 18th.
Contacts: Julie Rashid, Nicole Schloss
Billboard Music Awards: The Talent has booked presenters for this DCP award show for the past six years, airing on NBC each Spring. This year’s show is LIVE on Sunday, May 23rd. Stars like Kristen Bell, Zendaya, Rob Gronkowski, Halsey, Kevin Hart, and Rebel Wilson are just a few of the stars who have come out to present. Contact: Julie Rashid, Kera Schulze
The Not Too Late Show with Elmo: The hit HBO Max talk show is back with Season 2 with the loveable Elmo interviewing celebrities and musical guest stars along with his trusty sidekick Cookie Monster.
Contact: Julie Rashid, Marisa Shold, Megan O’Toole
The 100,000 Pyramid: This ABC game show just shot it’s 5th season with host Michael Strahan. The Talent has booked all celebrity guests for the show in which stars are paired with civilian contestants to play the word association game popularized in the 1980’s.
Contact: Julie Rashid, Kera Schulze, Kelsey Gold
After the success of their Emmy-Award winning “NFL Wild Card Weekend,” Nickelodeon is back with “NFL Slimetime Fantasy.” Hosts Nate Burleson and Young Dylan, along with correspondent Dylan Schefter, will welcome a young audience as they rewatch the highlights as you've never seen them before. Play along in the weekly fantasy draft as Nick hosts, “Team Slimetime,” go head-to-head each week against celebrity guests who pick their fantasy players.
Contact: Marisa Shold, Kera Schulze and Julian Smither
Match Game: This throwback to the 60’s and 70’s, the fun gameshow got a reboot on ABC six years ago, with host Alec Baldwin. The Talent has booked all seasons for this fun show that features a panel of six celebrities helping two players try to win!
Contact: Sarah Goldsmith, Megan O’Toole, Monique Kuri
To Tell the Truth: Hosted by Anthony Anderson, this hit guessing game show is part of ABC’s “Sunday Fun & Games” lineup. The Talent has booked the celebrity guessers for six seasons of the show.
Contact: Sarah Goldsmith, Kera Schulze, Kelsey Gold
Book of the Month: The Talent brings celebrities and readers together by engaging stars to help magnify the importance and joy of reading while simultaneously highlighting new authors and stories through unique and interesting social media content.
Contact: Monique Kuri
Daily Blast Live: The Talent is booking LIVE celebrity interviews to join the national daytime entertainment news program. DBL airs live in 76 markets and on 80 stations across the country five days a week along with streams on Twitch, Twitter, YouTube, Daily Blast Live’s website & app, and on Tegna’s over-the-top station apps on Roku. Time commitment is about 15-20 minutes.
Contact: Julie Rashid, Kelsey Gold, Lauren McNeill.
Hosted by six-time NBA All-Star Stephen Curry and TV personality Ayesha Curry, About Last Night is a revamp of the popular 70s-80s game show Tattletales where celebrity couples go on a quest to prove who knows their partner best. Along with Stephen & Ayesha, three celebrity couples compete to win a donation for a charity of their choice. The series will air on HBO Max in late 2021.
Contact: Sarah, Marisa and Kera
Josh Gates Tonight: Discovery Channel’s adventurer Josh Gates hosts his own talk show, which airs directly after his hit show "Expedition Unknown.” It airs every Wednesday at 10 pm PT/ET on The Discovery Channel.
Contact: Julie Rashid, Kera Schulze, Nicole Schloss
Reddit is launching its first-ever game show based on one of its most followed subreddits, Photoshop Battles. Celebrity guests will provide humorous commentary discussing some of the most popular trends on the internet and play games during the 1 hour live stream. Photoshop memes will be created and submitted by Reddit’s passionate members. PsBattles Live will air live in October 2021 on Reddit’s digital platform.
Contact: Monique Kuri, Nicole Schloss, Julian Smither
The hit comedic food show with 20 million viewers is back! Three award-winning culinary masters invite a celebrity guest to join them in the kitchen where they recreate a “fast food” inspired feast based on a celebrity guest's favorite fast food. Our chefs reinvent fast food favorites in mouthwatering ways as they compete to win the "Chompionship Trophy."
Contact: Sarah Goldsmith, Megan O’Toole
Booking musical artists for Season 2 of Helpsters; A live-action pre-school series from the producers of “Sesame Street.” In the AppleTV+ Series, puppets Cody, Scatter, Mr. Primm and Heart teach children to solve problems revolving around confidence, collaboration and communication.
Contact: Julie Rashid, Kera Schulze
The Grand Ole Opry is airing its 5000th episode this fall and we’re looking for celebrity fans of this cultural legacy to help countdown to the big episode. Celebrities will be asked to record a video with their iPhone announcing one of the 10 episodes leading up to the 5000th. Videos will need to be recorded by mid-August.
Contact: Julie Rashid, Monique Kuri, and Lauren McNeill