Byron Allen Eyes 2020 for 'Trending Funny'

Entertainment Studios expects to launch one-hour comedic talk strip into syndication
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Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios plans to launch one-hour comedic talk strip Trending Funny into first-run broadcast syndication for fall 2020, the company said.

Entertainment Studios Founder Byron Allen

Byron Allen

The show will be hosted by a panel of comedians and feature celebrity guests with strong social media followings, riffing on trending topics in news and pop culture.

Entertainment Studios is offering another new show for fall 2019, The World’s Funniest Weather, a clips show based on library footage from The Weather Channel, which Allen acquired last year. The World’s Funniest Weather is executive produced by Scott Satin.

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The company also produces and distributes comedic game show, Funny You Should Ask, which is in its second season in syndication.