Kris Jenner Talker Gets Premiere Date, EP
Twentieth Television today announced that Robert Lifton has been named executive producer of Kris, the new daytime talk show hosted and executive produced by Kris Jenner.
Set for a Monday, July 15 premiere, the summer talk show preview will be available for six weeks on select Fox-owned stations, including WNYW New York and KTTV Los Angeles, with additional cities to be announced in the upcoming weeks.
In making the announcement, Stephen Brown, EVP of programming and development, Twentieth Television said: “With a background that spans both entertainment and sports television, Robert is the ideal choice to oversee the launch of Kris. His expertise with pop culture and celebrities and his background in entertainment sports television will bring a high-octane pace and energy to each episode of Kris.”
Robert Lifton has been in television as a producer, writer, show runner and executive producer for more than 20 years. Recently, Lifton created and oversaw E! Entertainment’s weekday program, Daily 10. Previously, the Emmy-nominated Lifton, executive produced Best Damn Sports Show Period, a daily 2-hour sports and entertainment talk show on Fox Sports Network. Additional credits include Property Envy, launching on Bravo this year, Access Hollywood, ESPN Sportscenter, as well as projects for The Sundance Channel and Versus Network. Lifton has a master’s of journalism from Northwestern University.