Updates from Austin TV and radio stations – and a whole lot more.

Austinite to appear on Friday’s ‘Wheel of Fortune’

4:08 pm Mar. 30, 2017

Look for a Central Texan to pop up on Friday’s “Wheel of Fortune.”

Austinite Ellison Thomas was selected to appear on the long-running game show, which airs at 6:30 p.m. weekdays on KXAN.

Here’s some background information

KXAN expanding noon news, ‘Studio 512’

3:11 pm Mar. 23, 2017

Austin NBC affiliate KXAN is shaking up its daytime lineup starting next week.

“Studio 512,” the station’s lifestyle show, will move to 11 a.m. and expand from 30 minutes to an hour. It currently airs at

NewsRadio 590 adds 1 show, drops another

1:33 pm Mar. 20, 2017

NewsRadio 590 has made a few tweaks to its lineup.

The news/talk station has added the nationally syndicated “Kilmeade and Friends” to its weekday schedule, airing from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

The program, hosted by Brian

Austin radio station 96.3 RnB moving to new frequency

1:17 pm Mar. 20, 2017

Austin radio station 96.3 RnB will move to a new frequency Friday.

That new frequency, 95.9 FM, should help with interference from other Texas radio stations, including one in Dallas and a new station that recently

KVUE adds morning traffic reporter

3:56 pm Mar. 16, 2017

KVUE’s morning team will be back at full strength soon with the addition of a new traffic anchor.

Anavid Reyes starts Monday, arriving from Abilene, where she worked for the city’s NBC and Telemundo affiliates. Her

Watch Melissa McCarthy take the wheel with ‘Nobodies’ cast at SXSW

9:58 pm Mar. 13, 2017

The new TV Land comedy series “Nobodies” premiered Monday at SXSW and the show’s executive producer Melissa McCarthy knew just how to celebrate. The comedian grabbed the wheel of a branded vehicle bearing the show’s name and took the cast for a quick spin.

Showrunner Michael McDonald explained how those very normal type of things helped inspire the show’s writers.

“They wrote themselves as themselves using their real lives and their real friends

‘Stripped’ at SXSW: Bravo TV shows some skin

2:48 pm Mar. 11, 2017

A team from cable network Bravo was turning more than a few heads outside the Austin Convention Center Saturday afternoon.

Members, at first glance, appeared to be naked, but a closer look revealed they had on