FYI has greenlit 15 additional hourlong episodes of Khloé Kardashian’s Kocktails With Khloé primetime talk series, nearly tripling the original eight-episode order. The episodes will air weekly, immediately following the current eight episodes, and will run through June. The series airs Wednesday nights at 10 PM on FYI.
The announcement follows the show’s January 20 debut as the highest-rated series premiere in network history across key demos, with episodes two and three leading FYI to its highest-ranked digital viewing days on record. Kocktails with Khloé also delivered triple-digit growth across all social platforms for FYI, according to the network. The series is produced for FYI by Craig Piligian’s Pilgrim Media Group.
“Khloé and her iconic brand have struck a chord with FYI viewers, who have been extremely interactive with the show on social media,: said FYI’s SVP of Programming and Development, Gena McCarthy. “Her ability to draw upscale millennial viewers across all our platforms in record numbers is a game changer for FYI.”
Kardashian hosts and executive produces Kocktails With Khloé, which is taped in a Los Angeles-based studio in a set is designed to replicate an intimate home environment, with no studio audience. In each episode, celebrity guests, friends and family join Kardashian in the kitchen and around the table to dish on their lives, pop culture, fashion, celebrity gossip and more.
Craig Piligian and Derek W. Wan are executive producers for Pilgrim. Executive producers for FYI are Gena McCarthy, Toby Faulkner and Lauren Wohl.
“Khloé’s creativity, wit and work ethic make her a perfect host and an ideal partner for Pilgrim,” said Piligian. “We’re thrilled to continue working with Khloé and FYI as we further our unique spin on primetime talk.”
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