NEW YORK – July 15, 2022 — FOX News Audio will debut a new podcast entitled “The Janice Dean Podcast” hosted by FOX News Media’s Senior Meteorologist Janice Dean on Monday, July 18th. Each week, Dean will highlight stories of triumph, inspiration and good deeds of a person, place or thing that made her “Dean’s List”. With new episodes available every Sunday, the podcast will also feature interviews with colleagues, friends and newsmakers, such as FOX & Friends co-host Brian Kilmeade, Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Eric Reed, among others. A division of FOX News Media, FOX News Audio encompasses FOX News Radio (FNR), FOX News Podcasts and FOX News Headlines 24/7.
**See below for episodic descriptions of the first three episodes.
Episode 1: Brian Kilmeade
Dean sits down with her FOX and Friends co-host Brian Kilmeade. In addition to his role on FNC’s signature morning show, Kilmeade also hosts the newly launched One Nation with Brian Kilmeade on Saturdays at 8PM/ET and also helms The Brian Kilmeade Show from 6-9 AM/ET weekdays on FOX News Radio. As one of the hardest working hosts in cable news, Kilmeade speaks with Dean about his career path and reveals the most important moments he’s had on live television. Additionally, he shares his best advice to young people on how to break into the world of broadcast media, weighs in on hot topics in the current news cycle, and why he is hopeful for a more unified country in the future.
Episode 2: Eric Reed
Episode two brings Dean to the racetrack with Eric Reed, the trainer of Kentucky Derby-winner Rich Strike. During the interview, Reed reflects on the lifetime of challenges he fought to overcome and touches on the most important qualities in training a champion horse. Notably, he also discusses the significance of sharing his Kentucky Derby crown with his family and weighs in on the growing calls for the Triple Crown races to be spread out further to give horses proper recovery time.
Episode 3: Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest
Fresh off her role as one of the official judges at Coney Island’s iconic Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest, Dean sits down with the Coney Island’s Famous Amos, women’s hot dog eating champion Miki Sudo, who just captured her 8th overall title, and reigning champ Joey Chestnut following his 15th title despite an injured leg. In addition, Dean speaks with vice president of marketing at Nathan’s Famous Hot Dogs Phil McCann to discuss the company’s preparation for the iconic hot dog eating contest.
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FOX News Audio Contact:
Sofie Watson: 212/301/3818 or Sofie.Watson@FOX.com