Entertainment Tonight

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Entertainment Tonight
Format News
Created by Alfred Masini
Developed by Alfred Masini,Howard Scarf & Bob McCay
Presented by Mark Steines (2004–present)
Nancy O'Dell (2011–present)
Ending theme Danny Elfman 1994-2012,Barry Gibb 2012-present
Country of origin United States
Language(s) English
No. of seasons 30
No. of episodes 5421
Production
Executive producer(s) Linda Bell Blue
Producer(s) Kaylee Stacey
Running time 30 minutes
Production company(s) Paramount Television (1981-2006)
in association with:
Cox Broadcasting (1981-1997)
Taft Entertainment Television (1981-1987)
Great American Broadcasting (1987-1991)
TeleRep (1981-1991)
CBS Paramount Television (2006-2007)
CBS Television Distribution (2007-present)
Distributor Paramount Television (1981-2006)
CBS Paramount Television (2006-2007)
CBS Television Distribution (2007-present)
Broadcast
Original channel Syndicated
Picture format 480i (SDTV) (1981–2008)
1080i (HDTV) (2008–present)
Original airing September 14, 1981
Status Returning series
Chronology
Related shows ET Canada
Entertainment Tonight UK
Other websites
Official website

Entertainment Tonight is an entertainment news program. It was first broadcast on September 14, 1981. It is syndicated by CBS Television Distribution in the United States, Canada and in many countries around the world. It is the longest-running entertainment news program. The program was the first syndicated program distributed by satellite. The main anchor since 1982 had been Mary Hart. She left the program on May 20, 2011. Mark Steines and Nancy O'Dell took on the roles of main hosts after Hart left.