The headline was exciting enough but seeing the social numbers sent me over the over the moon. I’ve managed Mr. Harvey’s social media since 2018. It’s not often that numbers are disclosed publicly. I work with an incredible team and I’m so proud 💫
Steve Harvey is bringing back his daytime talk show — but this time, he’s going the streaming route, sealing a deal for a new series at Facebook Watch. The new show, titled “Steve on Watch,” is set to premiere on January 6, 2019.
A rep for Harvey also pointed to the comedian’s strength on social media, including Facebook, in making the decision to move his show to Watch. Per stats supplied by Facebook and Harvey’s company, his page received 2.2 billion views between September 2018 and August 2019, and 64 million engagements, while 35 videos earned more than 10 million views. In April 2019, Harvey’s Facebook page was the No. 6 most-viewed U.S. entertainment page, per Tubular.
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By Michael Schneider Dec 10, 2019