Yet another sign of the impending 500,000 channel universe is the staggering array of programming being spawned out of the Santa Monica studios of ThisWeekIn.com, the start-up co-founded in 2010 by Jason Calacanis, actor Kevin Pollak and Mark Jeffrey.
Former CineVegas maestro Eric Tinch co-hosts This Week in Movies; stand-up comic Ed Crasnick tees up This Week in Comedy; and for the 11th edition of The Annie Duke Show posted January 4th, the namesake poker playing hostess welcomed actor-Huffington Post contributor Steven Weber and magician Jamy Ian Swiss.
In keeping with the look of co-founder Pollak’s company-sparking chat show, Duke and her present-future This Week in cohorts do their business at a Charlie Rose-like wooden table, against jet black backdrop. If-when this thing starts making money, Calacanis and co. may want to consider sending a small residual payment Rose’s way.
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