ABC expands On The Red Carpet app


ABC Owned Television Stations Group has expanded its On The Red Carpet (ORTC) entertainment news app, now available on the App Store on the iPhone and iPod touch, as well as its previous offering for the iPad. It offers content from and the TV series On The Red Carpet, both produced by KABC-TV Los Angeles.

The app also incorporates AirPlay, allowing many of the videos offered by to be streamed wirelessly to an HDTV television via Apple TV.

“Our original OTRC: On The Red Carpet Entertainment News App has been tremendously popular on iPad, so we wanted to share the experience with the millions of iPhone and iPod touch users as well,” said Carla Carpenter, Senior Vice President, Digital Media, ABC Owned Television Stations Group. “People are more mobile today than ever before, and we are pleased we can deliver an experience that addresses their constantly changing media consumption habits.” provides breaking entertainment news as well as original stories, exclusive video and aggregated content from the world of celebrity, fashion, movies, television and more. On The Red Carpet, a weekly entertainment news show, highlights the best of the week in the world of celebrity and style. On The Red Carpet gives viewers front-row access to premieres, award shows and special events, celebrity interviews, red carpet fashion, movie news and more. Rachel Smith and Chris Balish co-host.