Actor and comic JB Smoove will host a brand new movie star interview sequence for MSG Networks and the sports activities betting agency Caesars Sportsbook.
Smoove will entrance One Course with JB Smoove, Presented by Caesars Sportsbook, which is about to debut on the regional sports activities community Feb. 25 at 11 PM.
The present will see Smoove sitting down for dinner together with his visitors, in a format just like his earlier MSG sequence Four Courses with JB Smoove, which debuted on MSG in 2013 and ran for 4 seasons. MSG has ordered 12 episodes of the brand new sequence.
Saturday Night Live star Kenan Thompson would be the debut visitor, with former New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning to observe on Feb. 27. Other visitors which were lined up embrace SNL veterans Tina Fey and Tracy Morgan, Susie Essman (Curb Your Enthusiasm), musician Fat Joe and former New York Rangers nice Henrik Lundqvist.
The present additionally stems from MSG’s partnership with Caesars Sportsbook, which introduced a wide-ranging sports activities betting partnership with the corporate (and the Knicks and Rangers) final yr. RSNs like MSG have more and more turned to sports activities betting companions as they consider a future the place cable cord-cutting is just anticipated to hurry up. Companies like Caesars, in the meantime, are desirous to get into the content material enterprise to deliver new sports activities followers into their apps.