King World Productions
Industry Television syndication
Founded 1964; 53 years ago
Headquarters New York City

Los Angeles, California Atlanta, Georgia

Owner Independent (1964-2000)

CBS Corporation (2000) National Amusements (2000-present)

Parent Independent (1964-2000)

CBS Corporation (2000, 2006-present) Viacom (2000-2005)

King World Productions, Inc. (also known as King World Entertainment, King World Enterprises, or simply King World) was a production company and a syndicator of television programming in the United States until its eventual 2007 incorporation into CBS Television Distribution. The company continues to exist on paper as an intellectual property holder, and under the moniker KWP Studios (the initials standing for King World Productions) to hold the copyright for the TV show Rachael Ray.