Posts tagged "Cnn"

Chelsea Handler Calls Piers Morgan a “Terrible Interviewer” While on His Show

In the middle of a press tour for her latest book, Chelsea Handler appeared on Piers Morgan Live, a CNN show hosted by the villain in a modern-day Dickens novel. Handler was apparently peeved about Morgan spending an entire commercial break on his phone, so when he asked her about her Twitter habits,…
By: Robert Kessler / March 12, 2014

North Korea Enthusiast Dennis Rodman Apologizes For CNN Outburst

On Tuesday, Dennis Rodman went on CNN to defend his dear friend, Kim Jong-un while promoting peace through basketball from North Korea. Anchor Chris Cuomo grilled the former NBA player and his dream team about the controversy surrounding their trip, and asked Rodman if he would "speak up for the family of…
By: Kelly Lynch / January 9, 2014

CNN Emerges as Dark Horse Winner of Craziest Royal Baby Coverage Competition

It began in late November. That new Duchess, she seemed... different. Was she using a new conditioner, or was Kate Middleton busy growing a new sovereign in her commoner womb? As it turned out, it was the latter. That future king, His Royal Highness, Prince TK of Cambridge, was born July 22 around 4:00…
By: Robert Kessler / July 23, 2013

‘X Factor’s’ Good and Bad Ratings News; ‘Parks and Recreation’ Nabs Jenny Slate for Guest Spot

Despite nabbing its best numbers in two months for its live results finale, FOX’s The X Factor was down 18 percent as compared to its Season 1 finale with 9.6 million total viewers. Meanwhile NBC’s A White House Christmas performed better than its usual Thursday comedies with 8.4 million viewers. [TV Guide] Saturday Night…
By: Lauren DiMascio / December 21, 2012

Connecticut School Shooting: A Guide to TV News Special Coverage

The tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. has changed the networks' plans for news coverage on Friday. All networks will dedicate their evening news and most of their weekend coverage to the unspeakable tragedy, which saw 27 people – including 20 children – lose their lives. See below for TV new…
By: Lauren DiMascio / December 14, 2012

Jeff Zucker Named President of CNN; ABC’s ‘Don’t Trust the B’ Enlists MacGyver

It’s official: Jeff Zucker is the president of CNN Worldwide. The former NBCUniversal CEO will begin the job in January at the news network. Turner Broadcasting System Chairman and CEO Phil Kent said in a statement, “Jeff’s experience as a news executive is unmatched for its breadth and success. As a programmer, a brand-builder and a…
By: Lauren DiMascio / November 29, 2012

Sean Penn ‘Suspicious’ of Wyclef Jean’s Haiti Presidential Bid (VIDEO)

Actor Sean Penn has some critical words for Wyclef Jean after the Haitian-born musician announced that he would be running for president of Haiti on Thursday night. Sean, who has been living in Haiti for the past six months after a deadly earthquake rocked the politically-fragile nation, said that he…
By: Celebuzz / August 6, 2010

Is Joy Behar Replacing Larry King?

Now that Larry King has announced that his show, Larry King Live, will end after a 25 year run, everyone is buzzing about who is going to replace the interview king. One name that is getting floated around? Well, we just hope that Elisabeth Hasselbeck isn't reading this: CNN is reportedly talking to…
By: / June 30, 2010

BUZZINGS: ‘Larry King Live’ Goes Off The Air After 25 Years

• Larry King has announced that he will end his show, Larry King Live, this fall. The show has been on the air for 25 years. (PopEater) • Spanish soccer hunk Cristiano Ronaldo showed off his toned gams while on the field earlier this week. Maybe he figures he can convert more Americans to…
By: / June 30, 2010

Lady GaGa Doesn’t Care About Money

Let it be known; Lady GaGa doesn't give a flying fig about your filthy lucre. The "Poker Face" singer recently appeared on CNN's Talk Asia recently and declared that whatever cash she makes from her skyrocketing career, she pours back into her stage shows, rather than live an extravagant lifestyle like some celebrities.
By: Celebuzz / September 18, 2009

VIDEO: Ashton Kutcher Topples CNN in Twitter Wars!

The people have spoken, the results are in, and the winner is clear: Ashton Kutcher has beat CNN in the race to accumulate 1,000,000 Twitter followers. The former Punk'd star threw down the gauntlet on Wednesday, after noticing that he had nearly as many Twitter fans as CNN did. Kutcher vowed to "ding-dong-ditch…
By: Celebuzz / April 17, 2009