Fox News Radio will launch a weekly podcast hosted by Duck Dynasty star Willie Robertson starting April 4th. Robertson will also be a Fox News contributor.
The podcast, running around 45 minutes, will focus on faith and family along with occasional celebrity guest interviews. It will sell for $1.99, or $4.99 per month. Fox News Radio will release three episodes, including an interview with Baltimore Ravens tight end Benjamin Watson, at launch.
Besides being CEO of Duck Commander, which sells duck-hunting merchandise, Robertson is an executive producer on A&E’s Duck Dynasty and The Outdoor Channel’s Buck Commander. He has also co-written the book The Duck Commander Family with his wife Korie.
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Michael Malone, senior content producer at B+C/Multichannel News, covers network programming, including entertainment, news and sports on broadcast, cable and streaming; and local broadcast television. He hosts the podcasts Busted Pilot, about what’s new in television, and Series Business, a chat with the creator of a new program, and writes the column “The Watchman.” He joined B+C in 2005. His journalism has also appeared in The New York Times, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Playboy and New York magazine.