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2 items from 2014


Pivot Picks Up Sky Series ‘Fortitude’, Sets Development Slate, Revamps ‘TakePart Live’

16 April 2014 9:02 AM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Participant Media‘s network Pivot today announced the pickup of Sky Atlantic’s 12-episode drama series Fortitude starring Stanley Tucci and Michael Gambon. The series became available in the U.S. in December when Starz, which originally had committed to the project, pulled out. Pivot is designed as a younger skewing network than Starz, with its target demo being 18-34. As part of its upfront presentation, Pivot also announced an overhaul of its nightly topical series, TakePart Live. Beginning Monday, May 12, the hour-long late-night program will move to primetime (10 Pm) with a new producer, Michael DaviesEmbassy Row, which is behind Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live and AMC’s Talking Dead/Bad. Also undergoing makeover is the hosting team of Jacob Soboroff and Cara Santa Maria, with only Soboroff coming back, joined by Sen. John McCain’s daughter Meghan McCain and comedian Eddie Huang. Pivot also unveiled a development »

- NELLIE ANDREEVA

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Meghan McCain Joins Pivot’s ‘TakePart Live’ as Co-Host

11 January 2014 1:43 PM, PST | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Pivot prez Evan Shapiro announced at the cabler’s TCA session today that Meghan McCain will be joining latenight news program “TakePart Live” as a permanent co-host.

McCain will lead the program with fellow host Jacob Soboroff, who has hosted the series since its launch on Pivot last August. McCain, daughter of Senator John McCain, has been a part of the Pivot family since the net’s debut last summer with her docu-talk series “Raising McCain.”

Cara Santa Maria co-hosted “TakePart Live” with Soboroff, but with McCain’s entry to the program, Santa Maria’s role on the show is now unclear.

“We’re building our show around the talents of Meghan McCain and Jacob Soboroff,” Shapiro said in a statement. “We love Cara and her role with the show is still being determined.”

“TakePart Live” airs weeknights at midnight on Pivot.

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- AJ Marechal

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