NEW YORK – MAY 30, 2019 – FOX News Radio (FNR) will debut The Guy Benson Show as a newly expanded three hour program starting Monday, June 3rd, announced John Sylvester, Vice President of FOX News Radio. Hosted by FOX News Channel (FNC) contributor Guy Benson, the program (which previously ran from 6-8PM/ET) will now be presented from 3-6PM/ET, replacing the Tom Shillue Show. Shillue will continue to host Quiz Show (7-8PM/ET) on the subscription-based streaming service FOX Nation.
Featuring a discussion of politics and culture from a conservative viewpoint, The Guy Benson Show has hosted key newsmakers including Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and former Secretary of State John Kerry since it launched this past May. This program is nationally syndicated out of Washington, D.C., and appears across FNR’s affiliate network, Sirius XM Channel 450, the FOX News app, the FOX News Podcast Network, as well as FOX Nation. Previously, Benson was the co-host of FNR’s Benson & Harf along with former FNC contributor Marie Harf.
In addition to his radio program, Benson provides political commentary across FNC’s and FOX Business Network’s (FBN) daytime and primetime programming. Outside of his roles at FOX News Media, he also serves as the political editor of Townhall.com. In 2015, Benson was named to Forbes’ 2015 “30 under 30′” Law & Policy list and in 2017, landed on HuffPost’s roster for the “25 top millennial broadcasters in American news and politics.” He originally joined the network in 2013 as a contributor.
Throughout his career, he has served as a Media Fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution and a Visiting Fellow at Harvard University’s Institute of Politics. He is also a recipient of the College Republican National Committee’s biennial Lee Atwater “Outstanding Young Conservative” award. Benson is the co-author of “End of Discussion” and graduated with honors from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism in 2007.
FOX News operates FOX News Radio (FNR), a 24/7 news service reaching more than 36 million listeners a week on over 1,000 affiliated radio stations. The network features a comprehensive hourly five-minute newscast along with one-minute newscasts, business updates, breaking-news coverage and on demand original podcasts. FOX News Talk provides three weekday programs including: The Brian Kilmeade Show, The Todd Starnes Show and The Guy Benson Show. More Info: http://radio.foxnews.com/.
FOX News Radio Media Contact: