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Exclusive: The Dish on That Book About Katie Couric, Diane Sawyer and Christiane Amanpour - Posted September 3, 2014
School is back in session for the cool kids and they showed up in droves at their favorite cafeteria at 55th and Fifth. Come on, it's just like high school -- but with better clothes. In attendance: NBCUniversal's Ron Meyer and ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Exclusive: The Dish on That Book About Katie Couric, Diane Sawyer and Christiane Amanpour - Posted September 3, 2014
School is back in session for the cool kids and they showed up in droves at their favorite cafeteria at 55th and Fifth. Come on, it's just like high school -- but with better clothes. In attendance: NBCUniversal's Ron Meyer and ... [FishbowlNY]

Eric Avram Promoted at Disney/ABC TV Group - Posted September 3, 2014
Disney Media Networks co-chairman Anne Sweeney and Disney-ABC TV Group president Ben Sherwood announced the promotion of longtime ABC Newser ... [TVNewser]

Bill Wolff Named EP of 'The View;' Brian Balthazar Joining ABC Show as co-EP - Posted August 28, 2014
A week after signing off as EP of "The ... [TVNewser]

ABC Newsers Toast Ben Sherwood - Posted August 22, 2014
As Ben Sherwood heads West, his East Coast colleagues sent him o... [TVNewser]

ABC News White House Correspondent Ann Compton to Retire Sept. 10 - Posted August 15, 2014
ABC News White House correspondent Ann Compton will leave her role with the network and retire on Sept. 10, POLITICO Playbook reported this morning. Her final day marks 41 years with the network,... [FishbowlDC]

Ann Compton to Retire After 41 Years at ABC - Posted August 15, 2014
Veteran White House correspondent Ann Compton -- who has covered seven presidents during her time at ABC News -- will retire this fall, Politico Playbook reports this morning. She will o... [TVNewser]

The A.M. Ticker: Journalist Killed, Transgender Seal, Moving On - Posted August 13, 2014
AP video journalist Simone Camilli was killed today after ordnance left over from fighting in Gaza exploded. Camillia, an Italian national and his translator, Palestinian Shehda Abu Afash were killed as they reporting on the aftermath of the war. Following the news, AP president ... [TVNewser]

Diane Sawyer Leaving 'ABC World News;' David Muir Takes Over as Anchor and Managing Editor - Posted June 25, 2014
Breaking: ABC's Diane Sawyer is stepping down from anchoring "World News" and will focus on primetime specials, big interviews, and enterprise reporting for the network. ... [TVNewser]

'Primetime LIVE!' 25 Years Later - Posted June 13, 2014
There was a big reunion last night to commemorate the 25th anniversary of ABC's "Primetime Live." About 100 former correspondents, editors, researchers, PAs, APs, and photographers celebrated at the home of author Holly Peterson, who was a r... [TVNewser]

ABC News Has Best May Sweep Since Roone Arledge was In Charge - Posted May 30, 2014
ABC News is taking a victory lap after the network's newscasts finished in first place in either the key news demo or total viewers, or, in the case of "Good Morning America," both. It was ABC's best May sweep since since 1995, when legendary ABC News president ... [TVNewser]

Barbara Walters Comes Out of Retirement to Toast Diane Sawyer - Posted May 28, 2014
Barbara Walters dropped by her building this afternoon to make sure the rent was still being paid. Actually, she stopped by ABC News HQ to toast her friend and colleague Diane Sawyer and her "World... [TVNewser]

Barbara Walters Farewell: 'True, I Was the First Female Co-Host... But Also True, I Was a Flop' - Posted May 15, 2014
It was a star-studded farewell for Barbara Walters at New York City's Four Seasons restaurant tonight. From comedian Joan Rivers to commissioner ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Barbara Walters Farewell: 'True, I Was the First Female Co-Host... But Also True, I Was a Flop' - Posted May 15, 2014
It was a star-studded farewell for Barbara Walters at New York City's Four Seasons restaurant tonight. From comedian Joan Rivers to commissioner ... [FishbowlNY]

Barbara Walters on 'Paving the Way' for Women: 'That's My Legacy' - Posted May 12, 2014
It was a celebratory atmosphere tonight at ABC News Headquarters when the network's Upper West Side New York City building was officially renamed the "Barbara Walters Building." "It's not the interviews with presidents, nor heads of state, nor celebrities, nor even the Sterlings," ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Barbara Walters on 'Paving the Way' for Women: 'That's My Legacy' - Posted May 12, 2014
It was a celebratory atmosphere tonight at ABC News Headquarters when the network's Upper West Side New York City building was officially renamed the "Barbara Walters Building." "It's not the interviews with presidents, nor heads of state, nor celebrities, nor even the Sterlings," ... [FishbowlNY]

Barbara Walters on 'Paving the Way' for Women: 'That's My Legacy' - Posted May 12, 2014
It was a celebratory atmosphere tonight at ABC News Headquarters when the network's Upper West Side New York City building was officially renamed the "Barbara Walters Building." "It's not the interviews with presidents, nor heads of state, nor celebrities, nor even the Sterlings," ... [TVNewser]

Barbara Walters: 'My Whole Being in Front of the Camera is Such an Amazing Accident' - Posted May 9, 2014
As she prepares for her final week as co-host of "The View," Barbara Walters reflects on her career in a Vanity Fair profile. Walters s... [TVNewser]

CPI Hires Media Relations Specialist in Wake of Pulitzer Controversy - Posted April 28, 2014
Fresh off their controversial Pulitzer win, the Center for Public Integrity announced today the hiring of a new Media Relations Specialist, William G... [FishbowlDC]

ABC Toasts Robin Roberts at a Book Party For 'Everybody's Got Something' - Posted April 22, 2014
A crowd of television personalities and executives gathered at George Stephanopoulos and Ali Wentworth's apartment last night to celebrate "Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts, whose memoir, "Everybody's Got Something," was releas... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: ABC News, CPI Spar | FNC to Debut Daytime Ensemble | Discovery Drops U.K. Bid - Posted April 17, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: ABC News, CPI Spar | FNC to Debut Daytime Ensemble | Discovery Drops U.K. Bid - Posted April 17, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Center for Public Integrity Responds: 'Unfortunate PR Campaign by ABC News' - Posted April 16, 2014
The war of words between ABC News and The Center for Public Integrity is heating up. CPI's executive director Bill Buzenberg doesn't mince words responding to ABC News President ... [TVNewser]

ABC News Asking Center for Public Integrity to Share Pulitzer Prize - Posted April 16, 2014
ABC News is calling on the Center for Public Integrity to share their Pulitzer Prize for investigative journalism, awarded to CPI's Chris Hamby, taking issue with CPI's Pulitzer submission that depicts ABC News as a minor partner in a year-lon... [TVNewser]

The Hollywood Reporter's Annual '35 Most Powerful People in New York Media' - Posted April 16, 2014
Television news executives and personalities are well represented on The Hollywood Reporter's annual "35 Most Powerful People in New York Media" list. From the executive ranks: CBS News chairman Jeff Fager and president D... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Colbert to Late Show | CNN Revamps Primetime | ABC News Ups Goldston - Posted April 11, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Colbert to Late Show | CNN Revamps Primetime | ABC News Ups Goldston - Posted April 11, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

After a Quick Transition, James Goldston Gets Down to Work at ABC News - Posted April 10, 2014
Ben Sherwood, recently named co-president of the Disney/ABC TV Group, handed the ABC News reins to ... [TVNewser]

Goldston To Succeed Sherwood as ABC News Prez - Posted April 10, 2014
Ben Sherwood announced today that SVP for Content and Development James Goldston is the next in line to become President of ABC News. Sherwood has been President since 2010 and... [FishbowlDC]

James Goldston Named President of ABC News - Posted April 10, 2014
James Goldston is the new president of ABC News. Goldston and his predecessor Ben Sherwood, who was named co-president of Disney/ABC TV ... [TVNewser]

James Goldston Named President of ABC News - Posted April 10, 2014
James Goldston has been tapped as the next president of ABC News. Goldston has been with ABC News since 2004, when he joined as a senior producer. He most recently served as senior VP for content and development, since 2012. Goldston wil... [morningmedianewsfeed]

James Goldston Named President of ABC News - Posted April 10, 2014
James Goldston has been tapped as the next president of ABC News. Goldston has been with ABC News since 2004, when he joined as a senior producer. He most recently served as senior VP for content and development, since 2012. Goldston wil... [FishbowlNY]

Lunch with Lara Spencer & Amy Robach: Rumors, Ratings & the Revolving Door - Posted April 9, 2014
[caption id="attachment_220842" align="aligncenter" width="524"] "Good Morning America" anchors Amy Robach and Lara Spencer show off their manicures on the show April 1. (via @laraspencer)[/caption] It has been a busy few months at "Good Morning... [TVNewser]

B&C: ABC Affiliates Board Happy With Ben Sherwood's Promotion - Posted April 8, 2014
Broadcasting & Cable reports that the ABC affiliates board is pleased with ... [TVSpy]

Josh Elliott Leaves ABC for NBC Sports: 'No News Role Has Been Discussed' - Posted April 2, 2014
Josh Elliott is joining NBC, not to be the next Matt Lauer, he says, but because he "grew up with a love of sports that is unrivaled." Elliott was introduced as the ne... [TVNewser]

Amy Robach Named News Anchor of 'Good Morning America' - Posted March 30, 2014
As Josh Elliott says good-bye to "GMA," Amy Robach has been named... [TVNewser]

Josh Elliott Leaving 'Good Morning America' for NBC Sports - Posted March 30, 2014
Breaking: Josh Elliott is leaving "Good Morning America" and joining NBC Sports. Elliott's jump to NBC and a return to sports, comes at the end of intense contract negotiations with ABC News. Elliott will work on most high-profile NBC Sports... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Josh Elliott Leaving 'Good Morning America' for NBC Sports - Posted March 30, 2014
Breaking: Josh Elliott is leaving "Good Morning America" and joining NBC Sports. Elliott's jump to NBC and a return to sports, comes at the end of intense contract negotiations with ABC News. Elliott will work on most high-profile NBC Sports... [FishbowlNY]

Josh Elliott Leaving 'Good Morning America' for NBC Sports - Posted March 30, 2014
Breaking: Josh Elliott is leaving "Good Morning America" and joining NBC Sports. Elliott's jump to NBC and a return to sports, comes at the end of intense contract negotiations with ABC News. Elliott will work on most high-profile NBC Sports... [TVNewser]

ABC News Hires Ray Kelly - Posted March 28, 2014
ABC News has hired Ray Kelly, our fine city's former police chief, as a law enforcement consultant. At ABC, Kelly will be asked to help identify and oppress any member of a minority who has committed a... [morningmedianewsfeed]

ABC News Hires Ray Kelly - Posted March 28, 2014
ABC News has hired Ray Kelly, our fine city's former police chief, as a law enforcement consultant. At ABC, Kelly will be asked to help identify and oppress any member of a minority who has committed a... [FishbowlNY]

Former New York Police Commissioner Ray Kelly Joins ABC News - Posted March 28, 2014
Ray Kelly, the former police commissioner of New York City, is joining ABC News as a consultant, Ben Sherwood announced this morning. "A 43-year veteran of the NY... [TVNewser]

Juju Chang Named Anchor of 'Nightline' - Posted March 27, 2014
As Cynthia McFadden packs for NBC, ABC is wasting no time in announcing her replacement at "Nightline." ABC lifer ... [TVNewser]

Ben Sherwood's Champagne Toast from ABC News Colleagues - Posted March 26, 2014
ABC News president Ben Sherwood got a champagne toast from his senior team Tuesday following the news ... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Sweeney's Successor | Weiner to Pen Column at BI | Bartiromo Given FNC Show - Posted March 25, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Sweeney's Successor | Weiner to Pen Column at BI | Bartiromo Given FNC Show - Posted March 25, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

The Morning Ticker: Elliott, Gallagher, Atencio... - Posted March 25, 2014
Disney/ABC Co-president Ben Sherwood is hopeful Josh Elliott will re-sign with ABC News. "We love Josh. We hope Josh is going to stay for a very long time," Sherwood tells THR. Elliott, the "Good Morning America"... [TVNewser]

Ben Sherwood's Disney Promotion 'Came Together Between Space Mountain and Dumbo' - Posted March 24, 2014
ABC News president Ben Sherwood will be taking the red eye back to New York tonight from Los Angeles, along with his new title: Co-president of Disney/ABC. In his first interview since ... [TVNewser]

Ben Sherwood Named President of Disney/ABC Television Group - Posted March 24, 2014
ABC News president Ben Sherwood has been announced as Anne Sweeney's successor as president of Disney/ABC Television Group. Sherwood's a... [TVSpy]

Ben Sherwood to Succeed Anne Sweeney as President of Disney/ABC Television Group - Posted March 24, 2014
ABC News president Ben Sherwood will succeed Anne Sweeney as the president of the Disney/ABC Television group ... [TVNewser]

ABC News Boss Ben Sherwood Turns 50 - Posted February 12, 2014
There was a big newsroom gathering today at ABC News headquarters to wish Ben Sherwood a happy 50th birthday. Insiders tell us the highlight was a humorous video that included a very sweet message from Sherwood's mom in Los Angeles that brought the... [TVNewser]

Almin Karamehmedovic Named EP, 'Nightline' - Posted February 4, 2014
ABC News veteran Almin Karamehmedovic has been named Executive Producer of "Nightline" as current EP Jeanmarie Condon is upped to Senior EP of Content and Devel... [TVNewser]

Mara Schiavocampo Joins ABC News - Posted February 3, 2014
As we reported in December, Mara Schiavocampo is joining ABC as a New York-based correspondent. Schiav... [TVNewser]

Which DC Journos Did Forbes Overlook? - Posted January 7, 2014
We don't know if you've checked out the Forbes' 30 Under 30 list -but it seems to us that DC got the shaft. Indeed the whole thing was almost entirely New York and California-centric. But what do you expect... [FishbowlDC]

In Case You Missed It: DC = Gay - Posted January 7, 2014
Good reads from across the web you might have missed: Ezra Klein only DC media personality to make Forbes 30 Under 30 list. Well, and Brian Stelter -but he doe... [FishbowlDC]

Hamish Macdonald Joins ABC News as International Affairs Correspondent - Posted January 2, 2014
Hamish Macdonald is joining ABC as a London-based international affairs correspondent, ABC News president Ben Sherwood announced today. Macdonald com... [TVNewser]

Vic Ratner to Retire from ABC News Radio - Posted December 21, 2013
After 40 years as one of the primary voices of ABC News, Vic Ratner is retiring at the end of the month. DC-based Ratner joined ABC News Radio in 1973. He has covered every presidential campaign, political convention, inauguration and State of the Unio... [TVNewser]

HLN's Ryan Smith Joins ABC News as Correspondent, Legal Analyst - Posted December 18, 2013
HLN anchor Ryan Smith is joining ABC News as a New York-based correspondent and legal analyst. In his new role, which begins early next year, Smith will also provide legal analysis on ESPN's programs and platforms. "R... [TVNewser]

Ginger Zee to Lead Weather Coverage for 'Good Morning America,' ABC News - Posted December 2, 2013
In a few short years, Ginger Zee has gone from local meteorologist to weather anchor of the nation's No. 1 morning show. With Sam Champion's departure ... [TVNewser]

Sam Champion Leaving ABC for The Weather Channel - Posted December 2, 2013
First on TVNewser: Sam Champion, weatherman for ABC's "Good Morning America" is leaving ABC and joining the Weather Channel. It's the first talent departure at the No. 1 morning show in more than two years. Champion, an ABC veter... [TVNewser]

Is NBC Entering Into 'Potentially Dicey Ethical Territory?' - Posted October 31, 2013
The Washington Post's Paul Farhi wonders whether NBC is wading "into potentially dicey e... [TVNewser]

The Fusion Ticker: WSJ, Reuters, THR - Posted October 28, 2013
Wall Street Journal: "If you want to reach the next generation, how can you not do something in English, when you know the second- and third-generation Hispanics have English as their main language?" said Isaac Lee, president of Univision News and chief executive of Fusion. ... [TVNewser]

Barbara Walters, Charlie Rose, Diane Sawyer, Matt Lauer Gather for Piers Morgan Book Party - Posted October 17, 2013
On a big night of news, many TV news power players took time to drop by The Carlyle Hotel for Piers Morgan's book bash. Morgan's "Sh... [TVNewser]

Bill Weir Leaving ABC News, Dan Harris Named 'Nightline' Co-Anchor - Posted October 11, 2013
"Nightline" anchor Bill Weir is leaving ABC News for "another opportunity in the news business," president Ben Sherwood announced this morning. Effective immediately, he wil... [TVNewser]

Isaac Lee Named CEO of Fusion - Posted October 4, 2013
Isaac Lee has been named CEO of Fusion, the joint ABC News and Univision network set to launch later this month. In his new role, Lee will continue as president of Univision News, a position he has held since 2010. "Isaac has been a tremendous partner in... [TVNewser]

'Good Morning America' Poised to Win First Season in 19 Years - Posted September 26, 2013
The last time "Good Morning America" won a full TV season, "Fraiser" and "Picket Fences" were the top TV programs, Andre Agassi was the U.S. Open champion, and just-married Michael Jackson and Lisa Marie Presley ... [TVNewser]

ABC News 'Goes Pink' for Breast Cancer Awareness Month - Posted September 25, 2013
ABC News is launching "ABC News Goes Pink," a month-long "wake-up call and conversation starter" in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. The series will kick off with a full day of coverage across all the network's platforms on October 1. ABC News president ... [TVNewser]

Iran's President Woos U.S. Media Outlets - Posted September 25, 2013
The new president of Iran, Hassan Rouhani, is in New York City for the annual UN General Assembly meeting. Along the way, he has been holding something of a media tour for U.S. outlets, talki... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Celebrates Her 'First Birthday' - Posted September 20, 2013
On "Good Morning America" this morning, Robin Roberts celebrated her "first birthday," the one-year anniversary of her life-saving bone marrow transplant. Roberts cut into a birthday cake (delivered by "Live!"'s Michael Strahan), flanked by her "GMA" colleagues ... [TVNewser]

Toasting Tory Johnson for Making the 'Shift' and Shedding 72 Pounds - Posted September 11, 2013
At her book party for "Shift: How I Finally Lost Weight and Discovered a Happier Life," "Good Morning America" contributor Tory Johnson told the story about what set her on the path, once and for all, to shed unwanted pounds. It was a conversation... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Toasting Tory Johnson for Making the 'Shift' and Shedding 72 Pounds - Posted September 11, 2013
At her book party for "Shift: How I Finally Lost Weight and Discovered a Happier Life," "Good Morning America" contributor Tory Johnson told the story about what set her on the path, once and for all, to shed unwanted pounds. It was a conversation... [FishbowlNY]

Toasting Tory Johnson for Making the 'Shift' and Shedding 72 Pounds - Posted September 11, 2013
At her book party for "Shift: How I Finally Lost Weight and Discovered a Happier Life," "Good Morning America" contributor Tory Johnson told the story about what set her on the path, once and for all, to shed unwanted pounds. It was a conversation... [TVNewser]

Keith Olbermann: Current TV Co-Founder And Former VP Al Gore Was a 'Clod' - Posted August 14, 2013
Soon-to-be ESPN2 host Keith Olbermann is the subject of a lengthy profile by THR's Marisa Guthrie. Olbermann talk... [TVNewser]

Sara Haines Joins ABC News Next Month - Posted August 6, 2013
As we reported last week, Sara Haines is leaving NBC News for ABC News. This morning, ABC News president ... [TVNewser]

Former ABC News And NBC News Correspondent Herb Kaplow Dies At 86 - Posted July 30, 2013
Former ABC News and NBC News correspondent Herb Kaplow has died at age 86. Kaplow worked in the world of broadcasting for more than 40 years, beginning his career at NBC News, where he worked from 1951-1972. At NBC he reported on the landmark Brown vs. Board of Education S... [TVNewser]

Al Jazeera America Names ABC's Kate O'Brian President - Posted July 22, 2013
ABC News President Ben Sherwood sent a memo to the news division announcing that Senior V.P. Kate O'Brian will be the new President of Al Jazeera America. Unlike Poli... [FishbowlDC]

ABC News Veteran Kate O'Brian Named President of Al Jazeera America - Posted July 22, 2013
Al Jazeera America has filled one of the top two roles at the channel, as it adds ABC News veteran Kate O'Brian as its president. In her new role O'Brian will be responsible for leading AJAM's newsgathering and programming. Even without a pre... [TVNewser]

David Zinczenko Joins ABC News - Posted July 18, 2013
David Zinczenko has another gig: He's joining ABC News as a nutrition and wellness editor. Zinczenko will continue to serve as editorial director of Men's Fitness. At ABC News, Zinczenko will "appear on all our programs and platforms, hel... [morningmedianewsfeed]

David Zinczenko Joins ABC News - Posted July 18, 2013
David Zinczenko has another gig: He's joining ABC News as a nutrition and wellness editor. Zinczenko will continue to serve as editorial director of Men's Fitness. At ABC News, Zinczenko will "appear on all our programs and platforms, hel... [FishbowlNY]

Aditi Roy Named Correspondent For ABC News - Posted July 1, 2013
ABC News has named Aditi Roy as a correspondent, based in Los Angeles. Roy has spent the last decade or so at WCAU, the NBC O&O in Philadelphia, most recently as the morning anchor. She... [TVNewser]

Aditi Roy Joins ABC News in Los Angeles - Posted July 1, 2013
Five months after signing off from WCAU in Philadelphia, Aditi Roy is joining ABC ... [TVSpy]

Greenberger Returns to ABC's 'This Week' - Posted June 25, 2013
ABC News President Ben Sherwood sent out an announcement this morning that Jonathan Greenberger, 29, is returning to "This Week" as Executive Broadcast Producer. He has held most every position on the program. Greenberger started out at the network as an intern. He went on to receive his JD from Stanford. As... [FishbowlDC]

Jonathan Greenberger Named EP of ABC's 'This Week' - Posted June 25, 2013
Jonathan Greenberger has been named executive broadcast producer of ABC's "This Week." It is a return to ABC News for Greenberger, 30, who started out as an assistant to "This Week" host ... [TVNewser]

Dan Abrams Joins Nightline - Posted June 19, 2013
Dan Abrams, the man behind the Abrams Media empire, is joining ABC's Nightline as an anchor and chief legal affairs anchor. Abrams is also getting an expanded role on Good Morning America and pretty much everywhere els... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Dan Abrams Joins Nightline - Posted June 19, 2013
Dan Abrams, the man behind the Abrams Media empire, is joining ABC's Nightline as an anchor and chief legal affairs anchor. Abrams is also getting an expanded role on Good Morning America and pretty much everywhere els... [FishbowlNY]

Dan Abrams To Become 'Nightline,' Chief Legal Affairs Anchor For ABC News - Posted June 19, 2013
Following the news that Terry Moran would be leaving "Nightline" to become chief foreign correspondent for ABC ... [TVNewser]

Terry Moran Named Chief Foreign Correspondent For ABC News - Posted June 19, 2013
"Nightline" anchor Terry Moran is leaving the late-night show and moving to London to become an anchor and chief foreign correspondent for ABC News. He will move across the pond later this Summer. Moran is an ABC News v... [TVNewser]

Meet the New President of ABC News. He's 26 - Posted June 11, 2013
Today -- and today only -- there will be a new President of ABC News. Ben Sherwood is swapping jobs with ABC's Senior Social Media Editor Andrew Sp... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Gets Standing Ovation at Peabody Awards - Posted May 20, 2013
"Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts received a standing ovation as she accepted her George Foster Peabody Award Monday. Roberts is the first journalist since ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Robin Roberts Gets Standing Ovation at Peabody Awards - Posted May 20, 2013
"Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts received a standing ovation as she accepted her George Foster Peabody Award Monday. Roberts is the first journalist since ... [FishbowlNY]

Robin Roberts Gets Standing Ovation at Peabody Awards - Posted May 20, 2013
"Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts received a standing ovation as she accepted her George Foster Peabody Award Monday. Roberts is the first journalist since ... [TVNewser]

Barbara Walters On Retiring in 2014: 'This Is What I Want To Do' - Posted May 13, 2013
As expected, ABC's Barbara Walters announced her retirement on "The View" today. The show kicked off with Wal... [TVNewser]

Barbara Walters To Officially Announce Retirement - Posted May 12, 2013
ABC News anchor Barbara Walters is making it official: she will be retiring in 2014. We reported that Walters was set to retire in 2014 ba... [TVNewser]

Barbara Walters To Officially Announce Retirement Monday - Posted May 12, 2013
ABC News anchor Barbara Walters is making it official: she will be retiring in 2014. We reported that Walters was set to retire in 2014 ba... [FishbowlLA]

ABC News Assignment Editor Comes Out as Transgender - Posted May 9, 2013
Don Ennis spent his last day at ABC News last week. But Friday morning, Dawn Ennis returned to the network, got her new ID (left) and went back to work at the assignment desk... [TVNewser]

Yahoo! Expands Content Deal With ABC News, CNBC At 'NewFront' - Posted April 30, 2013
Last night Yahoo! held its "NewFront" event at the Best Buy Theater in Times Square, and the digital media company announced expanded content deals with its two big TV news partners, ABC News and CNBC. ABC, of course, has a major deal with the company, particularly with "Good Mo... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Investigations, Fusion, Road Trip - Posted April 29, 2013
ABC News is strengthening its investigative unit, adding the NY Daily News' James Gordon Meek and the NY Post's Josh Margolin. ABC also promoted Aaron Katersky and ... [TVNewser]

ABC News' Investigative Team Hires Two, Adds Two More From In-House - Posted April 29, 2013
ABC News hired James Gordon Meek and Josh Margolin to its investigative team, and added its radio reporter Aaron Katersky and Lee Ferran from its web division... [morningmedianewsfeed]

ABC News' Investigative Team Hires Two, Adds Two More From In-House - Posted April 29, 2013
ABC News hired James Gordon Meek and Josh Margolin to its investigative team, and added its radio reporter Aaron Katersky and Lee Ferran from its web division... [FishbowlNY]

ABC News Shifts Cannold To Business Role, Promotes Two In DC - Posted April 26, 2013
[caption id="attachment_177200" align="alignright" width="300"] Sandy Cannold, Robin Sproul, Sara Just[/caption] ABC News is making some changes in its Washington DC bureau and at "This Week," according to a memo to staff this morning sent by ABC News president ... [TVNewser]

TV News Executives And Talent Toast 'Top Of The Morning' At Book Party - Posted April 26, 2013
Last night the media elite gathered at the rooftop of The Park in New York's Chelsea neighborhood to toast New York Times media reporter Brian Stelter's book Top of the Morning. As the sun set over the Hudson River and the... [TVNewser]

ABC News Launches Social TV App, Fusion Now Likely To Launch End Of year - Posted April 25, 2013
This morning ABC News launched a new social TV app it calls the "Social Soundtracker" at a press conference in New York. The app ties into ABC News programming, and may expand to other programs down the line. Lost Remote has more on the service.... [TVNewser]

ABC News launching 'Social Soundtracker' - Posted April 25, 2013
At a press conference in its New York headquarters this morning, ABC News launched a new product it calls the "Social Soundtracker." The product is meant to serve as a second screen device, or as an added layer on top of the program you are watching. At launch it will be... [Lost Remote]

Same Old New | Repeats | Trying Hard - Posted April 16, 2013
AllFacebook: Facebook is adding more unnecessary updates to its iPhone and iPad apps, so get excited! Please don't tell us if you're actually excited. FishbowlDC:... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Same Old New | Repeats | Trying Hard - Posted April 16, 2013
AllFacebook: Facebook is adding more unnecessary updates to its iPhone and iPad apps, so get excited! Please don't tell us if you're actually excited. FishbowlDC:... [FishbowlNY]

'GMA' at No. 1: 'If You Spend a Long Time at No. 2, You'll Never Stop Being Scrappy' - Posted April 16, 2013
It was a year ago this week that ABC's "Good Morning America" learned it had unseated "Today" as the leading network morning show. While "GMA" has gone on to win most weeks since, the race ... [TVNewser]

Univision News President: English Networks 'think getting a Hispanic voice is getting a reporter with a Spanish last name' - Posted April 12, 2013
The Financial Times profiles Univision as it begins work in earnest on Fusion, the new cable news channel it is building in conjunction with ABC News. Univision News pr... [TVNewser]

Walters, O'Reilly, Couric and More Hit THR's Media Power Party - Posted April 11, 2013
As we told you yesterday, The Hollywood Reporter is out with its annual "35 Most Powerful People in Media" list. The honorees were feted at a "power-soaked New... [TVNewser]

TV News Dominates THR '35 Most Powerful' - Posted April 10, 2013
The Hollywood Reporter released its 2013 "35 Most Powerful People In Media" list, and TV news dominates the winners. The list... [TVNewser]

ABC News Promotes Eric Avram and Santina Leuci - Posted April 2, 2013
ABC News has promoted a pair of executives charged with wrangling tough interviews. Eric Avram has been promoted to Senior EP of division-wide interviews, reporting to ABC News president ... [TVNewser]

Byron Pitts Joining ABC News - Posted April 1, 2013
Byron Pitts' jump from CBS to ABC is official, ABC News president ... [TVNewser]

Matt Lauer Hating Is in Full Swing - Posted March 25, 2013
In a long New York piece, the drama surrounding the Today show is explored. It's well worth reading, but here's a quick summary: ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Matt Lauer Hating Is in Full Swing - Posted March 25, 2013
In a long New York piece, the drama surrounding the Today show is explored. It's well worth reading, but here's a quick summary: ... [FishbowlNY]

How Matt Lauer Almost Joined ABC News: NY Mag Story Hits NBC News 'Like a Ton of Bricks' - Posted March 25, 2013
New York magazine'e Joe Hagan files an impressively reported story on the trials and tribulations of NBC's "Today" for this week's cover. The PDF of the story was forwarded throughout the NBC News offices, studios an... [TVNewser]

ABC Names Rob Nelson Correspondent, John Muller To Co-Anchor 'World News Now' - Posted March 11, 2013
ABC News is promoting "World News Now" co-anchor Rob Nelson, naming him a correspondent for all programs and platforms. "Rob distinguished himself on the overnight leading the network's coverage of the Japanese tsunami, a story that broke j... [TVNewser]

UJA to Honor Bloomberg Media Group CEO Andy Lack - Posted March 5, 2013
UJA-Federation of New York will honor Bloomberg Media Group CEO ... [TVNewser]

Barbara Walters Returns To 'The View' - Posted March 4, 2013
ABC's Barbara Walters made her triumphant return to TV on "The View" this morning. Walters has been out since late January, when she ... [TVNewser]

Politico: Byron Pitts to Leave CBS for ABC - Posted March 1, 2013
Politico's Dylan Byers scoops that longtime CBS News correspondent Byron Pitts is moving to A... [TVNewser]

ABC News Ups Rick Klein To Political Director - Posted February 27, 2013
Another day, another change in ABC's political unit. ABC has promoted Rick Klein to the role of political director. Klein joined ABC in 2007 from the ... [TVNewser]

ABC News Adds Another New York Times Reporter to Ranks - Posted February 26, 2013
For the second time in as many days, ABC News has hired a reporter from the New York Times. This morning we got word that Susan Saulny will join ABC's Washington bureau as a correspondent. Saulny has spent the last 12 years at ... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Returns to 'GMA': 'It Felt So Right. I Felt at Ease' - Posted February 20, 2013
On the set of "Good Morning America" Wednesday, Robin Roberts took her seat at the anchor desk, adorned with a huge red bow, for the first time in 173 days with nervous anticipation. "It felt good, to have butt... [TVNewser]

ABC Univision Channel to be Called Fusion - Posted February 11, 2013
As they come together to launch a new network, ABC and Univision have decided on a name for their news and lifestyle channel geared toward Hispanics: Fusion. Fusion, with the same meaning and spelling, but different pronunciation, in Spanish and English, will be based in Miami. The English pronunciation is the... [morningmedianewsfeed]

ABC Univision Channel to be Called Fusion - Posted February 11, 2013
As they come together to launch a new network, ABC and Univision have decided on a name for their news and lifestyle channel geared toward Hispanics: Fusion. Fusion, with the same meaning and spelling, but different pronunciation, in Spanish and English, will be based in Miami. The English pronunciation is the... [FishbowlNY]

ABC Univision Channel to be Called Fusion - Posted February 11, 2013
As they come together to launch a new network, ABC and Univision have decided on a name for their news and lifestyle channel geared toward Hispanics: Fusion. Fusion, with the same meaning and spelling, but different pronunciation, in Spanish and English, will be based in Miami. The English pronunciation is the... [TVNewser]

ABC's Jim Avila to the White House - Posted February 6, 2013
ABC News President Ben Sherwood has announced that Matthew Dowd and Jim Avila will ass... [PRNewser]

Jim Avila Moves To White House Beat For ABC/Univision - Posted February 6, 2013
The ABC/Univision venture continues to staff up, and today's addition is a big one. Jim Avila, who had been ABC's senior national correspondent, will join Jon Karl on ABC's White House team. Once the still-unnamed ABC/Univision cable news channel la... [TVNewser]

Matthew Dowd Gets Bigger Role at ABC News - Posted February 6, 2013
Matthew Dowd, who has been a political contributor to ABC News for more than five years, is taking on new duties at the network. ABC News president Ben Sherwood has na... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Matthew Dowd Gets Bigger Role at ABC News - Posted February 6, 2013
Matthew Dowd, who has been a political contributor to ABC News for more than five years, is taking on new duties at the network. ABC News president Ben Sherwood has na... [FishbowlNY]

Who's In Line to Take Over at NBC News? - Posted February 1, 2013
In his farewell note to staff, departing NBC News president Steve Capus writes, "I have much I hope to accomplish in the next phase of my career." So, too, do the men and women vying to replace Capus. Capus says NBCU News group Ch... [TVNewser]

Ben Sherwood and Chris Cuomo: Feel the Twitter Love - Posted January 31, 2013
Chris Cuomo is packing his ABC tote bag and heading to CNN where he'll anchor a new morning show. Cuomo spent 14 years anchoring and reporting at ABC News. And he got a fond farewell on Twitter from his boss, ABC News president Ben Sherwood... [TVNewser]

David Muir Named Co-Anchor of '20/20' - Posted January 29, 2013
Hugh Downs, John Miller, John Stossell, ... [TVNewser]

WABC's Marci Gonzalez Joins ABC News - Posted January 18, 2013
WABC reporter Marci Gonzalez is joining ABC News as a New York-based correspondent for NewsOne. Gonzalez joined the New York City ABC O&O as a reporter in 2011. She h... [TVSpy]

ABC News Shifts Correspondents - Posted January 18, 2013
ABC News is making some changes to its correspondent ranks, according to a memo sent to ABC staff by president Ben Sherwood. "ABC World News Now" co-anchor ... [TVNewser]

ABC News Correspondent Sharyn Alfonsi Joining '60 Minutes Sports' - Posted January 14, 2013
[caption id="attachment_162354" align="alignleft" width="220"] Credit: CBS News[/caption] ABC News correspondent Sharyn Alfonsi is joining Showtime's "60 Minutes Sports" as a contributor, TVNewser has learned. The move is something of a... [morningmedianewsfeed]

ABC News Correspondent Sharyn Alfonsi Joining '60 Minutes Sports' - Posted January 14, 2013
[caption id="attachment_162354" align="alignleft" width="220"] Credit: CBS News[/caption] ABC News correspondent Sharyn Alfonsi is joining Showtime's "60 Minutes Sports" as a contributor, TVNewser has learned. The move is something of a... [FishbowlNY]

Jake Tapper Leaving ABC News For CNN - Posted December 20, 2012
Senior White House correspondent Jake Tapper is leaving ABC News for CNN. Tapper will anchor a weekday program on CNN. TVNewser hears it will be the 4pmET hour, currently filled by "The Situation Room with ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Jake Tapper Leaving ABC News For CNN - Posted December 20, 2012
Senior White House correspondent Jake Tapper is leaving ABC News for CNN. Tapper will anchor a weekday program on CNN. TVNewser hears it will be the 4pmET hour, currently filled by "The Situation Room with ... [FishbowlNY]

Jake Tapper Leaving ABC News For CNN - Posted December 20, 2012
Senior White House correspondent Jake Tapper is leaving ABC News for CNN. Tapper will anchor a weekday program on CNN. TVNewser hears it will be the 4pmET hour, currently filled by "The Situation Room with ... [TVNewser]

Amy Walter Leaving ABC News, Returns to Cook Report - Posted December 20, 2012
ABC News political director Amy Walter is leaving the network and joining the Cook Political Report as National Editor. Walter had previously served as the senior editor of the Cook report from 1997 to 2007. ABC News president ... [TVNewser]

ABC's Amy Walter to Cook Political Report - Posted December 20, 2012
In July 2010, Amy Walter left National Journal's "The Hotline" for ABC News to be their political director. Now she's jumping ship again -- this time, to return to her old stomping grounds, The Cook Pol... [FishbowlDC]

ABC's Ben Sherwood, Univision's Isaac Lee Talk New Cable News Channel - Posted December 16, 2012
In a panel discussion at The Paley Center for Media in New York late last week, ABC News president Ben Sherwood and Univision News president Isaac Lee discussed the upcoming cable news channel the companies are launching with Paley CEO Pat Mitchell. ... [TVNewser]

Virginia Moseley Leaves ABC After 18 Years, Joins CNN as VP/Deputy Bureau Chief in Washington - Posted November 16, 2012
Veteran ABC News producer Virginia Moseley is jumping to CNN, TVNewser has learned. Moseley will be VP and Deputy Bureau Chief of the DC bureau, reporting to Sam Feist. ... [TVNewser]

Rival Nets Come Together for Joan's Legacy - Posted November 12, 2012
News executives and anchors from rival networks will come together Wednesday night at New York's Gotham Hall for the 10th annual Joan's Legacy gala, which honors former "NBC Nightly News" writer Joan Scarangello who lost her battle with lung cancer 11 years ago. Scarangello, a never-smoker, die... [TVNewser]

WFOR Reporter Gio Benitez to Join ABC News - Posted November 9, 2012
WFOR's Gio Benitez is leaving the Miami CBS O&O to join ABC News. He will begin at the network early next year as a correspondent in ABC's New York bureau. Benitez has been at WFOR ... [TVSpy]

Gio Benitez is New ABC News Correspondent - Posted November 9, 2012
Gio Benitez is joining ABC News as a correspondent. Benitez joins ABC News from CBS O&O WFOR in South Florida. The Miami native starts with ABC, first in the New York bureau, early next year. Most recently, Benitez covered the 2012 p... [TVNewser]

Ben Sherwood On 'Hard News' In The Mornings - Posted November 3, 2012
Forbes' Jeff Bercovici interviews ABC News president ... [TVNewser]

ABC News President Ben Sherwood: 'We are doing exactly what Robin has wanted every step of the way' - Posted October 24, 2012
Ben Sherwood gives a detailed interview on the state of ABC News to The Hollywood Reporter's M... [TVNewser]

ABC's Latest 'Hidden America' Report Spotlights Gang Violence in Chicago - Posted October 17, 2012
ABC News is out with a new "Hidden America" report that explores gang violence in Chicago. As part of the series of reports, Diane Sawyer and Chicago-based correspondent ... [TVNewser]

Univision-ABC News Joint Venture Announces Home Base, Adds First Executive - Posted October 10, 2012
As expected, Univision and ABC News officially announced Wednesday that their soon-to-be-launched cable news channel will be based in Miami. In a joint state... [TVNewser]

Sam Champion Getting Married - Posted October 5, 2012
"Good Morning America" weatherman Sam Champion is planning to tie the knot with his partner Rubem Robierb later this year. The pending nuptials will be reported ... [TVNewser]

Sandy Cannold Joins ABC News as 'This Week' EP - Posted September 27, 2012
As we told you last month, longtime CNBC executive producer Sandy Cannold is joining ABC News. Now we know what he'll be doing. Can... [TVNewser]

Nicolle Wallace Joins ABC News - Posted September 18, 2012
GOP strategist Nicolle Wallace is joining ABC News as a political analyst and contributor. Wallace, former White House communications director for Pres. George W. Bush, was an analyst with CBS News during the 2006 electi... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted September 13, 2012
QUOTES of the DAY Reporter calls for an American leader "America needs a leader so badly. Right now, she doesn't have one." -- The Daily Caller's incredibly patriotic reporter Matthew Boyle... [FishbowlDC]

Another Big ABC News Departure: Tom Nagorski Departs After Almost 30 Years - Posted August 23, 2012
ABC News is losing another veteran executive. Tom Nagorski, who is currently managing editor for international coverage, will depart the company in September to become executive VP of The Asia Society. Nagorski joined ABC N... [TVNewser]

Variety TV Critic: 'ABC News is another cog in the corporate machinery' - Posted August 22, 2012
Variety TV critic Brian Lowry uses the "Nightline"/Jimmy Kimmel situation as a jumping off point to examine the current state of ABC's news d... [TVNewser]

Why Did 'Nightline' Get Demoted? The Answer Is Pretty Simple: Jimmy Kimmel Wanted 11:35 PM - Posted August 21, 2012
For years now there have been rumors that ABC would swap "Nightline" and "Jimmy Kimmel Live." In 2013, it will finally happen. The reason is very simple: ... [TVNewser]

ABC Swaps 'Nightline', 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' - Posted August 21, 2012
ABC News is swapping the timeslots of "Nightline" and "Jimmy Kimmel Live" in January. In a memo to ABC staffers this afternoon, president Ben Sherwood wrote... [TVNewser]

Jon Banner Leaves ABC News, TV News Business - Posted August 21, 2012
ABC News senior executive producer Jon Banner is leaving ABC News after more than 25 years at the company. Banner is leaving the TV news business altogether, joining beverage and snack behemoth PepsiCo as senior VP of global strategy and planning. "... [TVNewser]

Sandy Cannold Leaving CNBC, Expected to Join ABC - Posted August 14, 2012
Sandy Cannold, a longtime CNBC EP is leaving Englewood Cliffs, TVNewser has learned. Most recently, Cannold has been executive producer of "Power Lunch" and "Street Signs," but has worked several dayparts during his 13 years with the network. Cann... [TVNewser]

Presidential Debate Moderators Chosen - Posted August 13, 2012
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Details On Univision/ABC News Channel Leak As Deal Becomes Official - Posted July 30, 2012
Today ABC News and Univision formally "sealed the deal" so to speak, having completed the agreement to form a joint venture cable news channel. The companies have been hammering out the details since May, ... [TVNewser]

ABC News Chief: 'Stern and Serious' Talk With Brian Ross After Colorado Mistake - Posted July 27, 2012
ABC News held its panel at the Television Critics Association Summer press tour, and ABC News president Ben Sherwood had plenty to talk about. He was pressed about the mistake made by ... [TVNewser]

Cubes: Tour of ABC News Headquarters - Posted July 12, 2012
Here's an inside look at ABC News. In this episode of mediabistroTV's "Cubes," David Muir, weekend anchor of "World News," gives us a behind-t... [TVNewser]

In the Evenings, Something For Everyone - Posted July 10, 2012
Network news veteran Paul Friedman has been keeping a close eye on the three evening newscasts of late and has written about their current state for the Columbia Journalism Rev... [TVNewser]

The Ticker (Revolving Door Edition): O'Keefe, Kudravi, Rowe - Posted June 27, 2012
Ed O'Keefe is leaving ABCNews.com for Planet Daily, where he'll be editor-in-chief of the new social video news start-up. O'Keefe has been with ABC News 12 years, joining as a desk assistant in Washington. Kathryn Kudravi joins CNN as the editorial director for CNN Sports, a ... [TVNewser]

ABC's Marrow Drive Registers 200 Potential Donors - Posted June 26, 2012
More than 200 people signed up to be potential bone marrow donors at ABC News' bone marrow drive today. ABC held the bone marrow drive wi... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts: 'There's No Roadmap. There's Never Been a Morning Show Anchor Going Through MDS' - Posted June 26, 2012
In the wake of "Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts' MDS diagnosis, ABC News is holding a... [TVNewser]

Ben Mulroney Joins 'Good Morning America' - Posted June 20, 2012
NBC News employs the daughters of two former presidents: Jenna Bush Hager and Chelsea Clinton. ABC has on staff, ... [TVNewser]

ABC News Revamps iPad App - Posted June 14, 2012
Nearly two years after it became the first TV news organization to release a dedicated iPad app, ABC news is completely revamping the product. Gone is the "globe" user interface found in the original version of the app, which launched in July, 2010. In its place, the app will take on... [TVNewser]

Coverage of Bin Laden, Giffords, Famine Win Awards for ABC - Posted June 13, 2012
While NBC News wins the Overall Excellence award from the RTDNA, ABC News takes home three top awards for some of the biggest stories of 2011. ABC wins the Video Breaking News award for their coverage of the ki... [TVNewser]

GMA Staffers Meet to Discuss Robin Roberts Treatment - Posted June 11, 2012
After this morning's show, "GMA" staffers gathered at the 6th floor offices at ABC News headquarters to discuss Robin Roberts' treatment for a rare bone marrow disorder. This afternoon, Roberts begins her treatments leading up to... [TVNewser]

ABC News Officially Slates 'NY Med' Documentary Series - Posted May 31, 2012
ABC News has officially announced the latest documentary series from producer Terry Wrong, "NY Med." We first reported the series was in the works ... [TVNewser]

John Berman Leaving ABC News for CNN - Posted May 30, 2012
ABC's John Berman is jumping to CNN, TVNewser has learned. Berman, who is an ABC lifer, will join the morning show "Early Start" as an anchor as well as reporting for CNN programs including "The Situation Room with ... [TVNewser]

John Schriffen Joins ABC News - Posted May 24, 2012
John Schriffen is joining ABC News as a New York-based correspondent, president Ben Sherwood announced this morning. Schriffen joins ABC after tw... [TVNewser]

John Schriffen Named ABC News Correspondent - Posted May 24, 2012
John Schriffen is joining ABC News as a New York-based correspondent, president Ben Sherwood announced today. Schriffen most recently was a ... [TVSpy]

ABC News Looks for Next Generation of News Leaders - Posted May 24, 2012
ABC News is launching the ABC News Fellowship program to attract and develop journalists from diverse backgrounds. Participants of the year-long fellowship, sought from "a variety of racial, ethnic, socio-economic and geographic backgrounds," will rotate through the editorial, production, and newsgathering areas while ... [TVNewser]

ABC News Taps James Cartwright, Peter Chiarelli as Military Consultants - Posted May 21, 2012
General James Cartwright (USMC ret., pictured left) and General Peter Chiarelli (USA ret., pictured right) have joined ABC News as mili... [morningmedianewsfeed]

ABC News Taps James Cartwright, Peter Chiarelli as Military Consultants - Posted May 21, 2012
General James Cartwright (USMC ret., pictured left) and General Peter Chiarelli (USA ret., pictured right) have joined ABC News as mili... [FishbowlNY]

ABC News Taps James Cartwright, Peter Chiarelli as Military Consultants - Posted May 21, 2012
General James Cartwright (USMC ret., pictured left) and General Peter Chiarelli (USA ret., pictured right) have joined ABC News as mili... [TVNewser]

It's Official: Amy Robach Joining ABC News As Correspondent - Posted May 21, 2012
As TVNewser first reported over the weekend, NBC News anchor and correspondent Amy Robach is joining ABC News as a corresp... [TVNewser]

The News About the New News Network - Posted May 8, 2012
Here's how several ABC programs reported Monday's news of the new ABC News/Univision network: :23 minutes into Monday's "The View," ... [TVNewser]

Ben Sherwood on New ABC News/Univision Network: 'This is Not an Ideological Venture' - Posted May 7, 2012
[caption id="attachment_126782" align="alignright" width="354" caption="Cesar Conde, president of Univision and Ben Sherwood, president of ABC News announce a new English-language news/lifestyle channel aimed at U.S. Hispanics"][/caption]As they launch the nation's first English-language news and information channel for U.S. His... [TVNewser]

ABC News and Univision to Launch 24-Hour News Channel - Posted May 7, 2012
ABC News and Univision are moving forward with plans to launch an on-air and online newschannel aimed at the fast-growing U.S. Hispanic population. The 24-hour, English-language network will be based at Univision headquarters in Miami with plans to launch online this summer and on air early next year. "Univision has a deep... [TVNewser]

TIME & People Throw WHCA Cocktail Party - Posted April 28, 2012
The parties are underway in Washington D.C. ahead of the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner. Last night at the St. Regis, TIME and People threw a cocktail party with drop-ins from a bunch of boldface tvnewsers all enjoying custom flavored custards by Shake Shack. TIME's Managing Edi... [TVNewser]

ABC News Giving Katie Couric Her Own Show... Online - Posted April 25, 2012
ABC News is giving Katie Couric her own program... though it will only exist online. In advance of her ABC talk show debuting this Fall, Couric will host a weekly series for ABC News and online partner Yahoo! called "Katie's Take." ... [TVNewser]

ABC News Pours The Champagne to Celebrate First 'GMA' Weekly Win Since 1995 - Posted April 19, 2012
(l-r) ABC News SVP James Goldston, Josh Elliott, Robin Roberts, ABC News president Ben Sherwood, George Stephanopoulos, Sam Champion, Lara Spencer, GMA EP Tom Cibrowski More than 200 ABC News staffers packed the 5th floor newsroom this morning for a ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

ABC News Pours The Champagne to Celebrate First 'GMA' Weekly Win Since 1995 - Posted April 19, 2012
(l-r) ABC News SVP James Goldston, Josh Elliott, Robin Roberts, ABC News president Ben Sherwood, George Stephanopoulos, Sam Champion, Lara Spencer, GMA EP Tom Cibrowski More than 200 ABC News staffers packed the 5th floor newsroom this morning for a ... [FishbowlNY]

As 'GMA' Beats 'Today,' ABC Thanks Affiliates - Posted April 19, 2012
With the final Nielsen numbers tallied, ABC is celebrating a historic ratings victory over NBC: for the first time in more than 16 years, ABC's "Good Morning America" topped NBC's "Today" in total viewe... [TVSpy]

'Good Morning America' Breaks 'Today' Show's 16-Year Winning Streak - Posted April 19, 2012
With final Nielsen numbers now out, ABC's "Good Morning America" has topped NBC's "Today" for the first time in more than 16 years. The win was projected Monday with the release of Friday's preliminary numbers. I... [TVNewser]

By Just 31,000 Viewers, 'Good Morning America' Wins First Week in More Than 16 Years - Posted April 19, 2012
It's party time at ABC News. The final Nielsen numbers are in and "Good Morning America" will win its first week in Total Viewers since 1995. And to celebrate, ABC News president Ben Sherwood is calling an all-staff celebration this morning. "It's... [TVNewser]

Lara Spencer Loves A Good Yard Sale, and Parties for Books about Yard Sales - Posted April 13, 2012
Lara Spencer, once host of PBS's "Antiques Roadshow," loves a good roadside sale. And now she's written a book about it. So last night, designer Jonathan Ad... [TVNewser]

Lauer, O'Reilly, Walters, Couric and More Feted at Media Bigs Party - Posted April 12, 2012
New York media turned out for a Hollywood Reporter party last night. The Four Seasons was packed with the media hoi polloi for THR's 35 Most Powerful People in Media event. As we ... [TVNewser]

ABC's Tapper Lands A Third Merriman Smith Award - Posted April 5, 2012
For the third year in a row the White House Correspondents' Association is awarding ABC's Jake Tapper with the Merriman Smith Award for Broadcast Excellence in Presidential Coverage. Tapper is receiving ... [FishbowlDC]

Jake Tapper: 'A Modern News Machine' - Posted April 5, 2012
If there's any doubt who is the most aggressive broadcast news White House correspondent during the Obama administration, this award seals it. For the third year in a row, ABC's Jake Tapper is being honored with the Merriman Smith Award prese... [TVNewser]

ABC News Adds Alex Perez to Chicago Bureau - Posted March 26, 2012
ABC News has hired Alex Perez as a Chicago-based correspondent, ABC News president Ben Sherwood announced today. Perez joins ABC News from WMAQ, the ... [TVNewser]

WMAQ's Alex Perez Joins ABC News' Chicago Bureau - Posted March 26, 2012
WMAQ reporter Alex Perez is joining ABC News as a Chicago-based correspondent, ABC News president Ben Sherwood... [TVSpy]

Pew State of the News Media 2012: Anchor and Executive Changes Shake Up Broadcast News - Posted March 19, 2012
It was a year of change for the broadcast news organizations, as noted by the Pew Project for Excellence in Journalism 2012 State of the News Media report. Focusing on... [TVNewser]

Yahoo!-ABC News Network Top Source of Online News in February - Posted March 7, 2012
The Yahoo!-ABC News network reached more than 89 million people last month, making it the top source of online news in February, ABC News announced today. Traffic to ABC News digital content has increased 170%, and video streams have increased 173%, since the ... [TVNewser]

Nick Schifrin Moves to ABC News London - Posted February 24, 2012
ABC News correspondent Nick Schifrin will move to ABC's London bureau next month from his post covering Afghanistan and Pakistan. Schifrin joined ABC News 10 years ago as a desk editor and worked his way up to become a producer in New Yo... [TVNewser]

WSJ: Disney, Univision In Talks to Launch 24-Hour English Language News Channel - Posted February 6, 2012
Fifteen years after exploring the idea of a 24-hour news channel, ABC News may soon find itself back in the cable game. The Wall Street Journal is reporting ABC's parent The Walt ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WSJ: Disney, Univision In Talks to Launch 24-Hour English Language News Channel - Posted February 6, 2012
Fifteen years after exploring the idea of a 24-hour news channel, ABC News may soon find itself back in the cable game. The Wall Street Journal is reporting ABC's parent The Walt ... [FishbowlNY]

ABC News Hires Reena Ninan from Fox News - Posted February 1, 2012
ABC News president Ben Sherwood is changing up a couple of correspondent assignments, while bringing on a new reporter: Reena Ninan, late of Fox News. Ninan is joining... [TVNewser]

ABC News Celebrates 50 Years - Posted January 27, 2012
No one can put a precise date on when ABC News started. But it was in 1962 that the network established an assignment desk and newsgathering capabilities: the guts of a TV news organization. And so today, ABCNewsers celebrated 50 years of providing news and information to American homes (and now... [morningmedianewsfeed]

ABC News Celebrates 50 Years - Posted January 27, 2012
No one can put a precise date on when ABC News started. But it was in 1962 that the network established an assignment desk and newsgathering capabilities: the guts of a TV news organization. And so today, ABCNewsers celebrated 50 years of providing news and information to American homes (and now... [FishbowlNY]

KHOU Investigative Reporter Mark Greenblatt Named ABC News Correspondent - Posted January 17, 2012
Veteran KHOU investigative reporter Mark Greenblatt is joining ABC News as a New York-based correspondent. ABC News president ... [TVSpy]

New Global Hires at ABC News - Posted January 17, 2012
[caption id="attachment_107146" align="alignright" width="165" caption="Mark Greenblatt"][/caption]ABC News has hired two new correspondents, brought back a third, and upped a fourth for posts around the world. News president Ben Sherwood has hired ... [TVNewser]

Longtime CBS News correspondent Richard Threlkeld Killed in Car Crash - Posted January 13, 2012
Richard Threlkeld, who spent 25 years as an anchor and correspondent at CBS News, was killed this morning ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Longtime CBS News correspondent Richard Threlkeld Killed in Car Crash - Posted January 13, 2012
Richard Threlkeld, who spent 25 years as an anchor and correspondent at CBS News, was killed this morning ... [FishbowlNY]

A Few More Minutes with Andy Rooney - Posted January 12, 2012
Friends and colleagues from across the TV spectrum joined Andy Rooney's four children this morning at Rose Hall, bidding farewell to the CBS News essayist, who died Nove... [TVNewser]

'World News Now' Celebrates 20 Years - Posted January 6, 2012
While NBC celebrates 60 years of "Today" next week, today ABC is marking 20 years of "World News Now." ABC News president Ben Sherwood calls the overnight news show, "the unsung hero of our news division." And to the production team, "You all have the confidence and creativity to take risks... [TVNewser]

Paula Faris To Join ABC As 'World News Now' Anchor - Posted December 22, 2011
ABC News president Ben Sherwood has officially announced the hire of Paula Faris as co-anchor of "World News Now" and "America This Morning." Faris joins A... [TVNewser]

ABC News: Come To Us To Understand What's Going On - Posted December 19, 2011
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NewsPro Names '10 Most Powerful in Television News' - Posted December 19, 2011
TVWeek's NewsPro magazine has announced its "10 Most Powerful in Television News," and the 2011 list features executives from all the broadcast and cable networks. Fox News CEO ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

NewsPro Names '10 Most Powerful in Television News' - Posted December 19, 2011
TVWeek's NewsPro magazine has announced its "10 Most Powerful in Television News," and the 2011 list features executives from all the broadcast and cable networks. Fox News CEO ... [FishbowlNY]

Jim Sciutto Leaving ABC News - Posted December 15, 2011
After 13 years with ABC News correspondent Jim Sciutto is leaving the network and TV news. He's moving to China where he'll be Chief of Staff to U.S. Ambassador to China Gary Locke... [TVNewser]

It's Official: Local Anchors Ginger Zee and Bazi Kanani Will Join ABC News - Posted November 7, 2011
ABC News president ... [TVSpy]

Kelly Cobiella and Bazi Kanani Join ABC News - Posted November 7, 2011
ABC News is on a talent hiring spree. In addition to two local news anchors from Chicago set to join the network, ABC News president Ben Sherwood... [TVNewser]

Sam Donaldson on Co-Anchor 'Jealousies' and Why 'The News Business Has Moved On' - Posted October 31, 2011
There is no trick involved in tonight's Halloween treat for Boomer news junkies -- Sam Donaldson and Cokie Roberts really are co-anchors again. Th... [TVNewser]

Newsers Pack the Waldorf to Honor Women Reporters - Posted October 27, 2011
PBS' Judy Woodruff was the mistress of ceremony at an awards luncheon of the of International Women's Media Foundation today at the Waldorf-Astoria. Four women journalists were honored for their work confronting danger while doing their jobs. Among them: Adela Navarro Bello, general director and columnist for Zeta news ... [TVNewser]

ABC News Stars Assemble for Photo Shoot - Posted October 26, 2011
Just about anybody who is on ABC News was in a photo studio on Manhattan's West Side this morning for what ABC News president Ben Sherwood calls a one-of-a-kind photo shoot. "Never in the history of the industry has ther... [TVNewser]

Todd Donovan Named SVP of BO&E at ABC News - Posted October 18, 2011
Todd Donovan has been promoted to senior vice president of broadcast operations and engineering at ABC Television, ABC News president Ben Sherwood announced today... [TVNewser]

Network News Chiefs: 'The audience ultimately will make the decision as to whether we are still relevant or capable or not' - Posted October 5, 2011
At The Atlantic's Washington ideas Forum this afternoon, the magazine brought together the three networks news chiefs for a panel discussion. James Fallows spoke to NBC's Steve Capus, ABC's Ben Sherwood and CBS' ... [TVNewser]

Analysis: For ABC News and Yahoo!, New Partnership Requires a Long-Term Investment - Posted October 3, 2011
Fox News, The Huffington Post, Current TV, Gawker, Turner Sports, CBS and CBS News, Microsoft, Granite Broadcasting, CNN.com and ABC News--twice. These are just some of the major media companies that have partnered with Yahoo! over the last 15 years. Many of the agreements have been sma... [TVNewser]

Yahoo! and ABC News Launch New Partnership - Posted October 3, 2011
Yahoo! and ABC News just announced the launch of an extensive newsgathering partnership today. Under the agreement, ABC News becomes the primary news content provider for Yahoo!--although content from both organizations will be ... [FishbowlLA]

Clarissa Ward Jumps to CBS News - Posted October 3, 2011
First on TVNewser: ABC News foreign correspondent Clarissa Ward is jumping to CBS News. Ward will join CBS in December, where she will report from Kabul, Afghanistan for all of the CBS News platforms and shows, includin... [TVNewser]

ABC News Partners with Yahoo! - Posted October 3, 2011
Diane Sawyer, Barbara Walters, David Muir, ... [TVNewser]

Analysis: Don't Expect Networks to Pay Up For Casey Anthony Interview - Posted July 28, 2011
Reports from the past few days have suggested that Casey Anthony's legal team is already speaking to net... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Analysis: Don't Expect Networks to Pay Up For Casey Anthony Interview - Posted July 28, 2011
Reports from the past few days have suggested that Casey Anthony's legal team is already speaking to net... [FishbowlNY]

At ABC News, a Move Away From License Fees - Posted July 25, 2011
ABC News is planning to cut down significantly on the number of interviews it gets via the paying of license fees, ... [TVNewser]

CBS, ABC Staff Up for 2012 Election Cycle - Posted July 25, 2011
Both CBS News and ABC News announced key staffing appointments for their political teams today, as the 2012 election cycle looms. CBS News president David Rhodes announced in an email to staffers that ... [TVNewser]

NJ's Brownstein Gets ABC News Gig - Posted July 25, 2011
This just in...an announcement from ABC News President Ben Sherwood on NJ Editorial Director Ron Brownstein joining the network's political team. He ... [FishbowlDC]

Katie Couric Gets Acquainted With ABC News - Posted June 22, 2011
The Huffington Post reports that former "CBS Evening News" anchor and soon-to-be ABC News contributor Katie Couric atten... [TVNewser]

Andrew Morse named head of Bloomberg TV - Posted June 16, 2011
Andrew Morse is leaving ABC News after 15 years and joining Bloomberg as head of U.S. Television. Morse will oversee editorial, programming, operations and development in the U.S. for Bloomberg Television, the 24-hour business news channel. In addit... [TVNewser]

Network News presidents get together to honor Jeff Gralnick - Posted June 13, 2011
NBC News president Steve Capus, ABC News president Ben Sherwood and CBS News Chairman Jeff Fager will put compeition aside for a few hours next week as they honor Jeff Gralnick, who worked at all three network news divisions in his ca... [TVNewser]

Matthew Dowd Takes on Expanded Political Role at ABC News - Posted June 12, 2011
Former political strategist Matthew Dowd is taking on an expanded role at ABC News, according to a memo sent to staff by ABC News president Ben Sherwood. "In the past f... [TVNewser]

Morning Shows Zipline into Summer Concert Season - Posted May 27, 2011
[caption id="attachment_68632" align="alignnone" width="537" caption=""Good Morning America" anchors introduce the last of five songs Lady Gaga performed during the first of show's summer concerts in Central Park."][/caption] It's dawn for morning TV's Summer concerts once again, with Lady Gaga in Central Park for "Good ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Shows Zipline into Summer Concert Season - Posted May 27, 2011
[caption id="attachment_68632" align="alignnone" width="537" caption=""Good Morning America" anchors introduce the last of five songs Lady Gaga performed during the first of show's summer concerts in Central Park."][/caption] It's dawn for morning TV's Summer concerts once again, with Lady Gaga in Central Park for "Good ... [FishbowlNY]

ABC News' Clem Lane, 50, Dies - Posted May 14, 2011
Clem Lane, a longtime editorial staffer for ABC News passed away last night, announced ABC News president Ben Sherwood. Lane, who joined ABC News in 1983 had worked in the London, Los Angeles and New York newsrooms over the years. For a time, he penned Clem's Chronicl... [TVNewser]

Rick Kaplan named EP of ABC's 'This Week with Christiane Amanpour' - Posted May 12, 2011
He's not even out, and he's already back in. Rick Kaplan, whose final "CBS Evening News with Katie Couric" production is set for tonight, is about to undertake his t... [TVNewser]

Tapper Wins Deadline Pressure Award - Posted April 22, 2011
For the second consecutive year, the White House Correspondent's Association has chosen ABC News Senior White House Correspondent Jake Tapper as the winner of the Merriman Smith Award for Excellence in Presidential Coverage Under Deadline Pressure. H... [FishbowlDC]

Ben Sherwood Names 3 to Executive Team; Barbara Fedida, Susan Mercandetti return to ABC News - Posted April 19, 2011
Four months into the top job at ABC News Ben Sherwood is building his executive team, and he's tapped two former colleagues for leadership roles. As we've been re... [TVNewser]

Paul Slavin Leaving ABC News after 33 years - Posted April 15, 2011
Paul Slavin, Senior VP of Digital for ABC News, is leaving the network where he began almost 33 years ago as a desk assistant. From his start at ABC News in 1979, Slavin rose from associate producer on "20/20", to producer for "This Week with David Brinkley"... [TVNewser]

Paul Slavin Leaving ABC News after 33 years - Posted April 15, 2011
Paul Slavin, Senior VP of Digital for ABC News, is leaving the network where he began almost 33 years ago as a desk assistant. From his start at ABC News in 1979, Slavin rose from associate producer on "20/20", to producer for "This Week with David Brinkley"... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Paul Slavin Leaving ABC News after 33 years - Posted April 15, 2011
Paul Slavin, Senior VP of Digital for ABC News, is leaving the network where he began almost 33 years ago as a desk assistant. From his start at ABC News in 1979, Slavin rose from associate producer on "20/20", to producer for "This Week with David Brinkley"... [FishbowlNY]

ABC News takes Archives to the eBook Store - Posted April 15, 2011
Considering the president of the news division is also a best-selling author, this should come as no surprise. Our publishing blog GalleyCat ... [TVNewser]

ABC News Unveils ABC Video Bookstore App - Posted April 14, 2011
Today ABC News introduced an interactive ABC Video Bookstore in the Apple App Store, producing eBooks and enhanced eBooks that draw from the news organization's extensive archives. ... [GalleyCat]

ABC News Unveils ABC Video Bookstore App - Posted April 14, 2011
Today ABC News introduced an interactive ABC Video Bookstore in the Apple App Store, producing eBooks and enhanced eBooks that draw from the news organization's extensive archives. ... [semanticweb.com]

Network Rivals Come Together for Common Cause - Posted April 14, 2011
ABC, CNN and CBS news executives all headed to NBC's 30 Rockefeller Center headquarters yesterday to discuss the safety and well-being of freelance journalists who increasingly serve the network news divisions worldwide. NBC News president ... [TVNewser]

Juju Chang Moving To 'Nightline,' ESPN's Josh Elliott To Become 'GMA' Newsreader - Posted March 29, 2011
Breaking: Changes are afoot at ABC's "Good Morning America," as Juju Chang will soon leave the program to join "Nightline," as a correspondent and fill-in anchor, while ESPN "Sportscenter" anchor ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Juju Chang Moving To 'Nightline,' ESPN's Josh Elliott To Become 'GMA' Newsreader - Posted March 29, 2011
Breaking: Changes are afoot at ABC's "Good Morning America," as Juju Chang will soon leave the program to join "Nightline," as a correspondent and fill-in anchor, while ESPN "Sportscenter" anchor ... [FishbowlNY]

Returning to Her Roots, Lara Spencer Joins 'GMA' - Posted March 17, 2011
Lara Spencer is returning to her roots. The former WABC reporter and one-time "Good Morning America" correspondent is joining "GMA" as a "lifestyle anchor." In an email to staff, ABC News pre... [TVSpy]

Katie Couric talks with ABC News - Posted March 15, 2011
Two new reports on the future of Katie Couric, including a meeting held with ABC News president Ben Sherwood last month, ... [TVNewser]

Who is Ben Sherwood? Depends who you ask - Posted March 11, 2011
The New York Times Sunday Styles section will have a profile of new ABC News president Ben Sherwood. The piece examines Sherwood's on-again, off-again relationship wit... [TVNewser]

Dan Abrams (Officially) Signs with ABC News - Posted February 28, 2011
Mediaite founder and former MSNBC host, GM and NBC legal analyst Dan Abrams is joining ABC News. As we reported in Janua... [TVNewser]

Breaking: Jim Murphy Leaving 'Good Morning America' - Posted February 23, 2011
First on TVNewser: ABC's "Good Morning America" senior executive producer Jim Murphy is leaving ABC News and will soon be named executive producer of Anderson Cooper... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Breaking: Jim Murphy Leaving 'Good Morning America' - Posted February 23, 2011
First on TVNewser: ABC's "Good Morning America" senior executive producer Jim Murphy is leaving ABC News and will soon be named executive producer of Anderson Cooper... [FishbowlNY]

'Nightline' shortened by 5 minutes, Jimmy Kimmel to Start at Midnight ET - Posted January 20, 2011
ABC News "Nightline" is losing 5 minutes every night, but gaining about 13 hours in ABC primetime this year. The news, just announced in a staff email from ABC News boss Ben Sherwood, and obtained by TVNewser, is that the new 25-minute "Nightline" will allow "Jimmy Kim... [TVNewser]

TV News Bosses Discuss Media Criticism Following Tucson Shooting - Posted January 11, 2011
Following comments from... [TVNewser]

ABC News Chief Ben Sherwood: No More Layoffs, But Change Needs to Come to the Broadcast News Division - Posted January 10, 2011
This morning, new ABC News president Ben Sherwood kicked off ABC's day of presentations at the Television Critics Association Winter press tour in Pasadena. Sherwood told the assembled critics that there were ... [TVNewser]

ABC News President Ben Sherwood 'Laughs Off' Video Criticizing Him - Posted December 22, 2010
A video posted on Vimeo by someone using the pseudonym "Roone Arledge" (the former president of ABC News & Sports) a few days ago has been making the rounds at ABC and at other news organizations. The video attacks the choice of Ben Sherwood as the new president of ABC News: ... [TVNewser]

In Addition to CNN, WMUR Partnering with ABC News for Debate - Posted December 16, 2010
On the heels of announcing its partnership with CNN, WMUR is saying that it will team with ABC News to cover the Republican presidential primary debate. The ABC-affiliate will work with both CNN and ABC News to cover the debate, which will be the first big test for Republic... [TVSpy]

ABC News to Host Republican Primary Debate Between Iowa Caucus, New Hampshire Primary - Posted December 15, 2010
ABC News is the latest network to get into the 2012 Presidential debate game, announcing a GOP primary debate to be held in New Hampshire in between the Iowa Caucus and the New Hampshire primary in 2012. ABC will be partnering with Hearst-owned ABC affiliate WMUR on the debate. WMUR ... [TVNewser]

John Green Upped at ABC News - Posted December 10, 2010
ABC News veteran John Green has been named Executive Producer of ABC Newsmagazines. For the past 3 years, Green has been EP of special programming and development at ABC News. Before that he was EP of "Good Morning America" weekend, which he launched in 2004. In a note... [TVNewser]

Ben Sherwood: 'An insider and outsider there, and that's what ABC was looking for' - Posted December 4, 2010
While most industry types were surprised by yesterday's announcement of Ben Sherwood as ABC News president, ... [TVNewser]

ABC News' Sherwood: 'One Big Challenge is the Rapidly Changing World of News and Information" - Posted December 3, 2010
[caption id="attachment_10444" align="alignleft" width="577" caption="Sherwood (at left) and outgoing president David Westin shake hands during today's announcement."][/caption] Our colleagues at TVNewser interviewed the newly-named presiden... [PRNewser]

And Now The Good News: No More Cuts At ABC Under New Leadership - Posted December 3, 2010
Ben Sherwood will be taking over ABC News Monday morning, and our sister blog TVNewser has the scoop from the incoming president. ABC cut hundreds of jobs earlier this year but it sounds as if the worst is over: Sherwood... [MediaJobsDaily]

'Charlie St. Cloud' Novelist to Lead ABC News - Posted December 3, 2010
Novelist and TV news producer Ben Sherwood (pictured, via) has been ... [GalleyCat]

What Ben Sherwood Inherits: 'GMA,' 'World News,' 'This Week,' and 'Nightline' by the Numbers - Posted December 3, 2010
Ben Sherwood not only inherits from David Westin (right at ABC News HQ this morning) a smaller ABC News staff then the one he left four years ago, he'll also be overseeing... [TVNewser]

Ben Sherwood: 'There's not been a syllable about cuts or more shrinking' - Posted December 3, 2010
Incoming ABC News president Ben Sherwood and outgoing news boss David Westin this morning at ABC News headquarters as Sherwood was re-introduced to the ABC News staff. Ben Sherwood... [TVNewser]

Producer, Author, Entrepreneur, now Network News President - Posted December 3, 2010
We'll be talking with Ben Sherwood about his new job this afternoon. In the meantime, here's the press release announcing his appointment as ABC News president. ... [TVNewser]

Ben Sherwood Will Put Novels on Hold as ABC News President - Posted December 3, 2010
Our sibling blog TVNewser interviewed incoming ABC News president Ben Sherwood... [GalleyCat]

Breaking: Ben Sherwood to Lead ABC News - Posted December 3, 2010
First on TVNewser: Anne Sweeney, the president of Disney/ABC Television has named Ben Sherwood to lead the news division, TVNewser has learn... [TVNewser]

Ben Sherwood on Going from News Producer to Author of a Novel-turned Zac Efron Movie - Posted August 4, 2010
In her daily pre-World News webcast "The Conversation" today, ABC's Diane Sawyer talks with her former producer-turned-author Ben Sherwood whose book was turned into a the Zac Efron movie "Charlie St. Cloud." Sawyer talks with Sherwood about how one ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Former 'GMA' EP Sees Novel Adaptation Hit Theaters - Posted August 2, 2010
Former "Good Morning America" executive producer Ben Sherwood saw his bestselling novel, The Death and Life of Charlie St. Cloud, appear on the big screen this week as the film adaptation starting Zac Efron opened Friday in 2,718 th... [TVNewser]

Charlie St. Cloud Sequel Sold - Posted August 2, 2010
As the adaptation Charlie St. Cloud debuted this weekend (starring Zac Efron), Ballantine Bantam Dell acquired a sequel to the bestselling novel by Ben Sherwood. Editor-in-chief ... [GalleyCat]

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