NBC’s “Access Hollywood” and “Access Daily” Renewed for Two More Seasons

Access Daily With Mario & Kit

The syndicated entertainment news shows “Access Hollywood” and “Access Daily with Mario & Kit” have been renewed for two more seasons, securing their presence in the highly competitive entertainment news arena through 2026.

Veteran host Mario Lopez, alongside Kit Hoover, Scott Evans, and correspondent Zuri Hall, continue to helm the long-running “Access Hollywood,” currently in its 28th season. The show, known for its insider access and engaging content, has maintained its position as one of the top entertainment news programs in syndication.

Tracie Wilson, Executive Vice President of NBCUniversal Syndication Studios & E! News, announced the renewal, highlighting the shows’ success and their talented hosts’ dynamic chemistry. “Access Hollywood” has consistently delivered high-quality content, attracting an average daily audience of over 1.1 million viewers for the 2023-24 season.

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Therese Gamba, Chief Marketing Officer, and Executive Vice President of Acquired Programming at NBCUniversal Local, reinforced the value of the “Access” brand to their stations’ lineups, noting its engaging and entertaining content.

The renewal ensures the continued presence of “Access Hollywood” and “Access Daily” in leading markets across the country. The shows air on NBCUniversal Local’s NBC Owned Television Stations and other top station groups.

“Access Hollywood” has consistently ranked among the top entertainment news programs in key markets, including New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, Dallas, Washington, D.C., and San Francisco, solidifying its position as a staple of syndicated entertainment news programming.

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