ABOUT THE SHOW…
Sidewalks TV has featured many popular and classic stars, such as actors Will Ferrell. Ewan McGregor, Harrison Ford, Antonio Bandaras, Salma Hayek, Gary Oldman, Seth Rogan, Jane Seymour, Sofia Vergara, Barbara Eden; and Roma Downey; singers Usher, Kelly Rowland, Martina McBride, BoA, Trisha Yearwood, Katie Armiger; T-Pain, Daughtry, and Natasha Bedingfield; teen superstars Tiffany Thornton, Bridgit Mendler, Corbin Bleu, Drake Bell, and Jenny & Ashley; the cast of “Project X,” “Twilight,” and “Doctor Who”; and the list goes on.
Known for being a safe family entertainment that doesn’t discuss the gossip side of Hollywood, “Sidewalks Entertainment” can be seen primarily in Northern and Central California on KOTR, KQSL, Comcast Hometown Network, KCRT, and KCTH. The show is also seen throughout the USA on local stations, as well as some online channels.“Sidewalks Entertainment” is produced bya small group of team members, including creator / co-host Richard R. Lee; co-hosts Cindy Rhodes, Lori Rosales, and Veronica Castro; associate producer / videographer J.P. Langston and other crew members.
The current theme and background music is performed by Jeryl Orsino (JerylMusic.com).“Sidewalks Entertainment” has been a long-running series originating from the San Francisco Bay Area market. Launched in 1988, the multiple award-winning series is the brainchild of producer Richard R. Lee, who continues to direct, edit, and occasionally co-host the talk / variety program.“Sidewalks” has proved to be very successful with programmers. For most of its run, the program was being telecasted weekly on more than sixteen cable stations.Richmond station KCRT-TVbegan airing the show in a daily format in 1993, where it soon became one of the station’s most popular programs.
In 2008, the show was picked up daily by the Comcast Hometown Network, reaching over 2 million subscribers and covering Northern and Central California.In late 2009, “Sidewalks” made its broadcast debut on San Francisco TV station, KOFY-TV (Ch. 20). In May 2012, the program premiered on broadcast stations KOTR(the MyNetwork affiliate in the Central Coast California) and KQSL(San Francisco Bay Area). KOTR is airing the show twice on the weekends, while KQSL was telecasting the series Monday through Friday at 7PM until the station changed its lineup. In late 2013, the show made its premiere on Southern California broadcast station KILM-TV, which reaches majority of the Los Angeles television market.In 2014, “Sidewalks Entertainment” has expanded its telecast pattern and is now seen across the USA on local channels, regional cable networks, college networks and online channels.