Barbara Walters Launches ‘American Scandal’ on Discovery ID

By Mark Joyella 

At its 2015 Upfront presentation in New York this morning, Discovery ID announced ABC’s Barbara Walters will launch a limited-run series on the channel.

Walters’ show, “American Scandal,” will feature some of the veteran journalist’s most famous interviews combined with new details on “headline-grabbing” cases. The six-part series is produced by ABC’s Lincoln Square Productions.

Discovery ID also announced a new series from NBC’s Chris Hansen, and “Death by Gossip,” with Wendy Williams.