The Ticker: ‘Kennedy,’ Madrigal, Blitzer

By Chris Ariens 

  • Lisa Kennedy Montgomery, is getting her own show on Fox Business, appropriately titled “Kennedy.” The one-time MTV VJ had been a part of the FBN panel show “The Independents,” which has been canceled. “Kennedy” debuts Jan. 26.
  • Fusion will be launching on DirecTV January 21, nearly doubling the network’s distribution. On January 22, the network will be airing Al Madrigal‘s one-hour docu-comedy “Half Like Me” at 10pmET.
  • On January 27, CNN airs “Voices of Auschwitz,” narrated by Wolf Blitzer. The documentary coincides with the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the concentration camp. Blitzer’s paternal grandparents died at Auschwitz.