|Penulis||:||Drs. Daru Purnomo, M.Si|
|Unit Peneliti||:||Fakultas Ilmu Sosial dan Ilmu Komunikasi|
|Nama Jurnal||:||Penelitian Sosial (Cakrawala)|
|Penerbit Jurnal||:||Fakultas Ilmu Sosial dan Ilmu komunikasi|
|Alamat Penerbit||:||Jl. Diponegoro 52-60 Salatiga|
|Keyword||:||talk shows, gratification sought, gratification obtained, the gap, the level of media use|
Life with media seems become a routine in life. Humans continue to rely on the media to find information, entertain themselves, even getting an education. Therefore, the role of media now required to be more intelligent, trustworthy or accountable truth of the information, but can also entertain the audience. One of the most famous media is television. Since its appearance in the nation on August 24, 1964, television in Indonesia continues to grow rapidly. Options television stations also show more varied, making viewerscan eventually select the program it deems suitable to its needs. One of the most popular variant of the event is a talk show. There are a variety of talk shows aired by the television, such as Bukan empat mata, Just Alvin, Hitam Putih, Apa Kabar Indonesia and Kick Andy. Based on data, the researchers found a Kick Andy often gets a variety of awards, appreciation or positive response from the public.