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There are over 45 TV shows being taped at any one time in the New York City area. Most TV show tickets are free, but some shows will actually pay you to attend their taping, as these tapings can be slow and tedious. The pay to attend these types of shows is about $15/hour for about 8 hours of work. Some of the free TV show tapings can be hard to get, while other TV show tickets are abundant and are available any day of the week. Many TV shows come into New York City, book a TV studio and shoot a large amount of shows in a small period of time to minimize their studio costs. They may not return to tape again for several weeks. Other shows shoot every day and may be broadcast on that day, so they must maintain a permanent TV studio, EG The late night talk shows. Both types of these shows have free tickets which are available to the general public.
There are over 45 TV shows being taped at any one time in the New York City area. Most TV show tickets are free, but some shows will actually pay you to attend their taping, as these tapings can be slow and tedious. The pay to attend these types of shows is about $15/hour for about 8 hours of work. Some of the free TV show tapings can be hard to get, while other TV show tickets are abundant and are available any day of the week. Many TV shows come into New York City, book a TV studio and shoot a large amount of shows in a small period of time to minimize their studio costs. They may not return to tape again for several weeks. Other shows shoot every day and may be broadcast on that day, so they must maintain a permanent TV studio, EG The late night talk shows. Both types of these shows have free tickets which are available to the general public.

Match Game

ABC Studio TV-24

Genre: Game Show Revival
Duration: 1.5 hrs
Tapings Per Week: 4
Paid Gig: ---

Match Game is a classic TV game show that has aired in a variety of incarnations since 1962. The present is hosted and executive produced by Alec Baldwin.

The Maury Show

The Maury Show

Rich Forum Theatre

Genre: Tabloid Talk Show
Duration: 1 hr
Tapings Per Week: 3
Paid Gig: ---

The Maury Show is a daytime/tabloid TV show that brings in guests who share private issues or reveal secrets that often lead to polygraph or DNA tests.

Morning Joe TV show on MSNBC

Morning Joe

NBC Studio 8H

Genre: Morning Talk Show
Duration: 3 hrs
Tapings Per Week: 5
Paid Gig: ---

Morning Joe is a daily morning news and talk show that features both enterprise reporting and in-depth discussions on hot news topics and current events.

The Opposition with Jordan Klepper

The Opposition with Jordan Klepper

NEP Penn Studios 401

Genre: Late Night Satire News TV Show
Duration: 2.5 hrs
Tapings Per Week: 4
Paid Gig: ---

The Opposition with Jordan Klepper is a late night news satire program that aims to satirize alternative media in the United States.

Page Six TV

NEP Studio 5th Avenue B

Genre: Gossip Primetime TV Show
Duration: 3 hrs
Tapings Per Week: 6
Paid Gig: ---

Page Six TV is a daily gossip show, that gives viewers a firsthand look into the latest celebrity news in the most outrageous and provocative manner.

People's Court

Connecticut Film Center

Genre: Syndicated Daytime Television Court Show
Duration: 2 hours
Tapings Per Week: 6
Paid Gig: ---

The People's Court is a television court show that features ordinary people who have grievances in civil court mediated by Judge Marilyn Milian.

The President Show

NEP Studio 54

Genre: Political Satire
Duration: 30 min
Tapings Per Week: 1
Paid Gig: ---

The President Show is a half hour weekly comedy series starring comedian Anthony Atamanuik as he impersonates President Donald Trump.

Rachael Ray

Chelsea Television Studios A (AMV)

Genre: Daytime Talk Show
Duration: 1 Hour
Tapings Per Week: 5
Paid Gig: ---

The Rachael Ray Show is a day time talk show which consists of interviews, games, how-to segments, and cooking a themed recipe with guests.

Saturday Night Live SNL

NBC Studio 8H

Genre: Comedy Skit Show
Duration: 1.5 hrs
Tapings Per Week: 1
Paid Gig: ---

Saturday Night Live (SNL), is a weekly comedy sketch TV show with guest stars and guest hosts from Hollywood, aired on NBC every Saturday night.

Showtime at the Apollo

Apollo Theater

Genre: Talent Competition
Duration: 1 hr
Tapings Per Week:
Paid Gig: ---

Showtime at the Apollo is a weekly music performance and talent competition television series filmed at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York City.

StarTalk

New York Historical Society

Genre: Science/Culture Talk Show
Duration: 4.5 hrs
Tapings Per Week: 2
Paid Gig: ---

StarTalk is a late night TV show hosted by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson that intertwines science and real world current events.

Steve Wilkos Show

Rich Forum Theatre

Genre: Tabloid Talk Show
Duration: 2-3 hrs
Tapings Per Week: 6
Paid Gig: ---

The Steve Wilkos Show is a daytime relationship problem resolution TV show. Wilkos is not afraid to get physical with his guests when conflict arises.

TD Jakes

NEP Metropolis Studio 105

Genre: Christian/Gospel
Duration: 4 hrs
Tapings Per Week: 6
Paid Gig: ---

Dallas pastor T.D. Jakes has a new faith based talk show on Tegna stations. The show uses Jakes’ unique voice to discuss news items and top headlines.

Hoda Kotb And Savanna Guthrie Today Show

The Today Show

NBC Studio 1A

Genre: Live TV Talk Show
Duration: 4 hrs
Tapings Per Week: 5
Paid Gig: ---

The Today Show is a daily morning talk show on NBC comprised of celebrity interviews, musical concerts, and current news discussions.

Today show third hour megyn kelly replacement show

The Today Show: Third Hour

NBC Studio 6A

Genre: News / Talk
Duration: 1 Hour
Tapings Per Week: 5
Paid Gig: ---

A cobbled together replacement show when NBC cancelled the Megyn Kelly show for her making racist comments when talking about blackface on Halloween

The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon

NBC Studio 6B

Genre: Late Night Talk/Variety Show
Duration: 1.5 hrs
Tapings Per Week: 5
Paid Gig: ---

The Tonight Show is a late night TV talk show hosted Jimmy Fallon, comprised of celebrity interviews, SNL style skits, on-screen games, and musical guests.

Total Request Live (2017 Revival)

MTV Studios at Times Square

Genre: Music videos and Pop Culture
Duration: 1 hr
Tapings Per Week: 5
Paid Gig: ---

Total Request Live is a TV series on MTV that features the most requested music videos of the day, as requested by viewers via phone or online.

The View

ABC Television Studio

Genre: Daytime Talk Show
Duration: 1 hr
Tapings Per Week: 5
Paid Gig: ---

The View is a daytime TV talk show hosted by a panel of pseudo-celebrity women. The hosts interview celebrities, politicians and musical artists about noteworthy events.

Wendy Williams TV Show

Wendy Williams

Chelsea Television Studios B (AMV)

Genre: Daytime Talk Show/Tabloid/ Interview
Duration: 3 hrs
Tapings Per Week: 5
Paid Gig: ---

The Wendy Williams Show is a self-styled TV show that consists of tabloid-talk, celebrity interviews, cooking segments and occasional musical performances.

Wild'N Out

Terminal 5

Genre: Improv Comedy
Duration: Five Hours
Tapings Per Week: 10
Paid Gig: ---

Wild 'N Out is an improvisational TV show where comedians and rappers have rap battles with each other to see who is the best at insulting each other.

Wild'N Out Live

MTV Studios at Times Square

Genre: Improv Comedy
Duration: 1 hr
Tapings Per Week: 1
Paid Gig: ---

Wild'n Out LIVE is a spin-off of the original Wild'n Out. Nick Cannon is giving up-and-coming comedians a chance to rap against him in the Wildstyle rap battle.