ABC Drama For Life Gets the Podcast Treatment

For Life, the ABC legal drama series debuting today from Hank Steinberg, Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, Doug Robinson and Alison Greenspan, will bow with a companion podcast series. Produced by Treefort Media with Sony Pictures Television and ABC, the six-part For Life: The Podcast shares first-person accounts of people who were wrongfully convicted and eventually […]

Raising Fame Looks at What It Takes to Raise Star Athletes

Cadence13 announced Raising Fame, a new podcast series “featuring the raw and unfiltered stories, unique perspectives and personal memories from those who raised icons in every professional sphere.” Season one, Raising Fame: Sports Edition, hosted by Dell and Sonya Curry—former elite athletes and the parents of the great Steph, Seth and Sydel Curry—will share what it […]

Mouthpeace With Michael and Pele Bennett Now Available

Mouthpeace with Michael and Pele Bennett, hosted by Michael Bennett, the NFL defensive lineman for the Dallas Cowboys, and his wife Pele, food advocate and co-leader of The Bennett Foundation, is now available. The series explores topics ranging from the NFL to parenting, politics, and culture.  In “Crock Pot Love,” the inaugural episode, the couple […]

Food Network Host Geoffrey Zakarian to Top Podcast

Corner Table Entertainment, the production company founded by Geoffrey Zakarian – co-host of Food Network’s The Kitchen and Chopped – and Jaret Keller, and iHeartMedia  are teaming to create/produce an iHeartRadio Original Podcast . In each episode, Zakarian will interview people, from chefs and athletes, to actors and business leaders, focusing on how they fuel […]

Gimlet Sets Season Two of Conviction: American Panic

Gimlet announced the second season of Conviction: American Panic,  premiering  the first two episodes on Spotify on February 25. This season will explore the story of John Quinney and investigate  the “Satanic Panic.” In the 1980s, it seemed like satanic cults were everywhere, secretly forcing young children to drink blood and take part in strange […]

IPG Mediabrands First Agency Client to Subscribe to Nielsen Podcast Buyer Listening Service

IPG Mediabrands is the first agency client to subscribe to the Nielsen Podcast Buyer Listening service. IPG agencies Universal McCann, Initiative, ID Media, Cadreon, Brand Programming Network, Orion, MAGNA and Healix will have access to podcast insights for planning and buying. “IPG Mediabrands is redefining how media, technology and data power our client’s marketing in today’s […]

The New Republic Launches Podcast

The New Republic has launched a new podcast, The Politics of Everything, hosted by The New Republic’s staff writer Alex Pareene and the magazine’s literary editor Laura Marsh. In each episode, a writer will be interviewed on one of their recent stories for The New Republic. At the end of the episode, the hosts will […]

Warner Bros. Sets Deal with Mick Jagger’s Rainy Day Podcasts

Warner Bros. is in business with Mick Jagger, thanks to a first-look development deal for up to seven narrative podcasts from the Rolling Stone singer’s Rainy Day Podcasts. Under the terms of the deal, Rainy Day will produce a slate of up to seven new podcast series stemming from original intellectual property. Projects may span […]

Audity Strikes a Production Partnership With Spotify

Audity, the audio company under the Asylum Entertainment Group banner, struck a production partnership with Spotify. Under the deal, Audity will produce podcasts and audio-forward content across all scripted and unscripted genres for Spotify’s audience. “We are thrilled to be partnering with Audity and AEG to bring their podcasts and projects to Spotify’s global audience […]

HLN Set to Launch Its First Podcast

HLN’s first podcast, Down The Hill: The Delphi Murders, launches Wednesday, February 5. Hosted by HLN producers Barbara MacDonald and Drew Iden, the eight-chapter series will look at multiple aspects of the horrific crime that took the lives of adolescent girls Abigail Williams and Liberty German in the small town of Delphi, Indiana three years […]