The Les Brown Show

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The Les Brown Show
GenreTalk show
Presented byLeslie C. Brown
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
Executive producer(s)Michael King
Roger King
Producer(s)Les Brown
(supervising producer)
Production location(s)Unitel Video,
New York City
Camera setupVideotape; Multi-camera
Running time1 hour (including commercials); 40 minutes (without commercials)
Production company(s)Les Brown Productions
Hearst Broadcasting
King World Productions
DistributorKing World Productions
CBS Television Distribution (2007-present)
Original networkSyndicated
Picture format480i (SDTV)
Original releaseSeptember 6, 1993 – January 14, 1994

The Les Brown Show was an American syndicated daytime talk show hosted by Leslie C. Brown that premiered on September 6, 1993, and ran until January 14, 1994, when it was replaced by its successor Rolonda on January 17, 1994.[1] The show was produced and distributed by King World Productions (now CBS Television Distribution), who also produced and distributed Rolonda, and was co-produced by Les Brown Productions and Hearst Broadcasting. It has been described by Brown himself as "The highest rated, fastest cancelled talk show in the history of television.[2]


  1. ^ Watts upped after Brown out at KW; King World Productions replaces 'The Les Brown Show' with 'Rolonda Watts', Broadcasting & Cable (via HighBeam Research), January 3, 1994.
  2. ^ "Westlake CSL Les Brown Talk".