The longest running TV variety show is Sabado Gigante (Univision Television Network, USA) hosted by Mario Kreutzberger aka 'Don Francisco' (Chile) running for 53 years and 42 days, from 8 August 1962 to 19 September 2015. On 19 September 2015 the last program of Sabado Gigante was broadcasted.What is the oldest running TV show?
Today, which is also called The Today Show, is the longest-running morning news and talk show. Since it debuted in 1952, it is also the oldest. In addition, The Today Show is the first show of its genre to appear on TV, both in the US and elsewhere.