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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]

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]

The Morning Ticker: Velshi Expanding, 'Today' Gets SiriusXM, CEOs Score - Posted April 21, 2014
Starting today, Al Jazeera America's "Real Money with Ali Velshi" will expand to one hour. Velshi says the goal of the program, which airs Monday-Friday at 7pmET, "[I]s to shed a light on the needs of millions of Americans - not only by looking at Washington and policymakers, but by talking... [TVNewser]

Barbara Walters to Retire May 16 - Posted April 7, 2014
Barbara Walters' final day co-hosting "The View" will be May 16, ABC News announced this morning. Walters, who ... [TVNewser]

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]

Here's the Reason Behind CNN's 'Poaching' From ABC - Posted March 19, 2014
The New York Post reports... [TVNewser]

Will Sheryl Sandberg Lean In To Disney? - Posted March 12, 2014
With Disney CEO Bob Iger ... [AllFacebook]

Anne Sweeney Leaving Disney/ABC - Posted March 11, 2014
Anne Sweeney, president of the Disney/ABC Television Group, is leaving the company in January. "The past 18 years at Disney have been the highlight of my executive career," Sweeney said in a statement. "But as wonderful as the experience has be... [TVNewser]

Disney to Film Marvel Series For Netflix in NY - Posted February 26, 2014
Disney has announced the upcoming Marvel series for Netflix will film primarily in New York, representing the largest film or television production project commitment in the state's history. Speaking at a press conference with Governor Andrew Cuomo... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Disney to Film Marvel Series For Netflix in NY - Posted February 26, 2014
Disney has announced the upcoming Marvel series for Netflix will film primarily in New York, representing the largest film or television production project commitment in the state's history. Speaking at a press conference with Governor Andrew Cuomo... [FishbowlNY]

Moguls, Journalists Descend On Sun Valley For Media/Technology Confab - Posted July 11, 2013
This week, the world's media, entertainment and technology moguls are converging on Sun Valley, Idaho for the annual Allen & Company shindig. What happens in Sun Valley usually stays in Sun Valley, but according to a number of reporters in attendance, we can glean a few things. For starters, CBS News anchor... [TVNewser]

Anne Sweeney, Dick Clark Honored at Mirror Awards - Posted June 5, 2013
Disney/ABC Television Group president Anne Sweeney was honored with the Fred Dressler Leadership Award at Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Communications' annual Mirror Awards today. "ABC World News" wee... [TVNewser]

As Promised, Activists Criticize MSNBC at Comcast Shareholders Meeting - Posted May 16, 2013
As they promised they would, activists took aim at MSNBC at the Comcast shareholders meeting, forcing CEO Brian Roberts... [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]

Disney CEO Defends ABC News, ESPN Standards At Shareholders Meeting - Posted March 7, 2013
The Disney annual shareholders meeting is always an interesting one to listen to. With such a wide range of shareholders, from various public and private groups, from across the country and across all persuasions, some of the questions can be... memorable. There was a question a few years... [TVNewser]

'Citizen Hearst': An Inside Look at the Hearst Media Empire - Posted March 4, 2013
Ahead of its premiere at two New York City theaters next week, FishbowlNY attended a screening of Citizen Hearst Monday at the SoHo House. The documentary, directed by Academy Award nominee Leslie Iwerks an... [FishbowlLA]

'Citizen Hearst': An Inside Look at the Hearst Media Empire - Posted March 4, 2013
Ahead of its premiere at two New York City theaters next week, FishbowlNY attended a screening of Citizen Hearst Monday at the SoHo House. The documentary, directed by Academy Award nominee Leslie Iwerks an... [morningmedianewsfeed]

'Citizen Hearst': An Inside Look at the Hearst Media Empire - Posted March 4, 2013
Ahead of its premiere at two New York City theaters next week, FishbowlNY attended a screening of Citizen Hearst Monday at the SoHo House. The documentary, directed by Academy Award nominee Leslie Iwerks an... [FishbowlNY]

Disney Goes High Fashion at Barney's - Posted November 15, 2012
Anyone notice that Minnie Mouse is looking a bit...slimmer these days? If so, you probably caught a glimpse of Barney's newest promo campaign, "Electric Holiday". This collaborative project is the closest you'll get to an all-out ... [PRNewser]

Media Companies Make Big Donations For 'Sandy' Charities - Posted November 1, 2012
A number of major media companies, including the owners of ABC News and Fox News Channel, are making sizable donations to charities to benefit the victims of Hurricane Sandy. News Corp., which owns Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network, donated $1 million to charity, half of it for help in NYC,... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Media Companies Make Big Donations For 'Sandy' Charities - Posted November 1, 2012
A number of major media companies, including the owners of ABC News and Fox News Channel, are making sizable donations to charities to benefit the victims of Hurricane Sandy. News Corp., which owns Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network, donated $1 million to charity, half of it for help in NYC,... [FishbowlNY]

Media Companies Make Big Donations For 'Sandy' Charities - Posted November 1, 2012
A number of major media companies, including the owners of ABC News and Fox News Channel, are making sizable donations to charities to benefit the victims of Hurricane Sandy. News Corp., which owns Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network, donated $1 million to charity, half of it for help in NYC,... [TVNewser]

Hearst Documentary Screens in San Francisco - Posted October 15, 2012
Following a splashy private screening at Hearst headquarters in New York City and a public world premiere earlier this month at the Hamptons International Film Festival, feature documentary Citizen Hearst has come home to roost. Commissioned by Hearst and narrated by actor ... [FishbowlLA]

Brian Roberts On The Comcast/NBC Relationship - Posted August 10, 2012
Bloomberg Businessweek's latest edition is the "Interview Issue," and among those interviewed are Mitt Romney, Disney CEO ... [TVNewser]

Jimmy Fallon Reportedly in Talks to Host Oscars - Posted August 3, 2012
Jimmy Fallon is about to make the career leap from 30 Rock to the Kodak Theater. No, Fallon is not leaving his Late Night program on ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Jimmy Fallon Reportedly in Talks to Host Oscars - Posted August 3, 2012
Jimmy Fallon is about to make the career leap from 30 Rock to the Kodak Theater. No, Fallon is not leaving his Late Night program on ... [FishbowlNY]

Rich Ross Out as Disney Studio Chairman - Posted April 20, 2012
Rich Ross is out as chairman of Walt Disney Studios following last month's ... [FishbowlLA]

Media Moguls Don't Want to Tweet with Rupert Murdoch - Posted January 9, 2012
When Rupert Murdoch joined Twitter, there was a lot of talk about what he was going to say. Then, when he started tweeting, we all found ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Media Moguls Don't Want to Tweet with Rupert Murdoch - Posted January 9, 2012
When Rupert Murdoch joined Twitter, there was a lot of talk about what he was going to say. Then, when he started tweeting, we all found ... [FishbowlNY]

ESPN Shakeup: John Skipper to Become President, Bodenheimer To Become Executive Chairman - Posted November 22, 2011
[caption id="attachment_99214" align="alignright" width="326" caption="Left: Skipper, Right: Bodenheimer"][/caption] In a major development at sports juggernaut ESPN, Disney has announced that ESPN president George Bodenheimer wi... [TVNewser]

Disney CEO Bob Iger Inks New Contract, But Will Step Down in 2015 - Posted October 7, 2011
The Walt Disney Company, which owns ABC, ABC News and ESPN, among numerous other media properties, has unveiled an unusual succession plan for CEO Bob Iger. Under the deal, Iger will step down as CEO in 2015, at which time he will become executive cha... [TVNewser]

Which TV News Personalities and Media Moguls are in Sun Valley for the Allen & Co. Conference? - Posted July 8, 2011
[caption id="attachment_75471" align="alignright" width="308" caption="AP Photo/Julie Jacobson"][/caption] This week Allen & Co. is hosting its annual shindig in Sun Valley, Idaho. It was at Sun Valley a few years ago that Comcast first reached out to GE about acquiring NBC Universal, so it is no small event. Business Insider... [TVNewser]

Media Moguls Well Represented at White House State Dinner - Posted January 20, 2011
Last night the White House hosted a state dinner for Chinese Premier Hu Jintao. Only one TV news anchor was in attendance as a guest, but plenty of media moguls made ... [TVNewser]

ESPN ScoreCenter App Hits Samsung App Store - Posted December 17, 2010
ScoreCenter, an app from ESPN that delivers scores and statistics to Web-enabled telev... [UnBeige]

Fortune 2010 Business Person of the Year: Netflix CEO Reed Hastings - Posted November 18, 2010
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings is a cover boy -- specifically, the cover of ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Long Knives out for Amanpour. Insiders Fire Back: 'Christiane has survived real sniping in real war zones' - Posted October 24, 2010
A Page Six report claims "the knives are out" for ABC's Christiane Amanpour. "Amanpour flies into Washington on Friday and anchors the show on Sunday," an insider tells the Post. "She reads about Washington from her Central Park apartment. It's not like other war zones that you can parachute into. She is... [TVNewser]

Michael Eisner: 'ABC Makes Money on News' - Posted September 15, 2010
Former Disney CEO Michael Eisner was a guest on "Your World with Neil Cavuto" this afternoon on Fox News. Eisner, who left Disney in 2005, spoke to Cavuto about ... [TVNewser]

News Division a part of ABC's Extreme Makeover - Posted September 14, 2010
The NYPost's Claire Atkinson writes about the challenges and opportunities ahead for ABC which has seen the revolving door spinning for top execs as both ABC News president David Westin and EVP of marketing Mike Benso... [TVNewser]

Reexamining ABC News' Recent Senior Leadership Changes - Posted September 7, 2010
On August 26, ABC News president David Westin announced a new senior leadership structure at the division. At the time, it seemed as though West... [TVNewser]

Media Executives Make The Vanity Fair 100 - Posted September 5, 2010
Vanity Fair has released its Vanity Fair 100 list, which purports to count down the 100 most influential people of the information age. Not surprisingly, plenty of boldface media names make the cut. Among them: #4: News Corp. CEO ... [TVNewser]

Disney Said to Be In 'Advanced Talks' To Sell ABC - Posted May 26, 2010
Update: Disney released the following statement earlier this afternoon saying that the section of the criminal complaint pertaining to the sale of ABC was not true: The Walt Disney Company has been fully cooperating with this investigation. The reference in the complaint to conversations regarding the ABC Network wer... [TVNewser]

ESPN Unveils Social Games, Foursquare-Like App At Upfront - Posted May 18, 2010
ESPN held its 2010 upfront presentation for media buyers, advertisers and the press Tuesday, and interactivity was at the heart of the show. While much of the presentation focused on what the network has on its linear channels in the coming year, it also unveiled a number of multiplatform offerings. The cabler... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Disney Boss on ABC News Cuts: 'Extremely Proud of the Way They've Stepped Up and Faced Those Challenges' - Posted March 11, 2010
Disney CEO Bob Iger, who's married to tvnewser Willow Bay, told investors he's "extremely proud" of ABC News. "We're proud of their efforts, we're proud of their products," he told participants at a ... [TVNewser]

CNBC's Jim Cramer talks with Disney's Bob Iger - Posted December 8, 2009
•CNBC's Jim Cramer talks with Bob Iger, President & CEO of the Walt Disney Co., parent of ABC, about Disney's plans for 2010 -- theme parks, brands, TV shows, and movies, as well as the future of media in general, and the Comcast-NBCU deal. In 2004, Comcast made an uns... [TVNewser]

Obama Over-Exposed, Rahm Running Out of Favors - Posted August 3, 2009
Mark Whitaker, NBC's Washington bureau chief, told WaPo's Howard Kurtz that Obama "is at risk of overexposure" following the president's last prime-time press conference. Which might explain why Rahm Emanuel had to call ... [FishbowlDC]

Disney's Iger "Open" To Streaming Entire Cable Channels Online - Posted April 2, 2009
TVWeek's Jon Lafayette covering the NCTA's Cable Show this week, reports Disney CEO Bob Iger is "open to exploring" running entire cable networks online users are subscribers. "With authentication in place, streaming full networks online would be an interesting and potentially compelling feature for consumers," said Iger. And... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

The Ticker: Brown, Iger, Gifford... - Posted July 31, 2008
> CNN anchor Campbell Brown will anchor, "Roads to Ruin: Why America is Falling Apart," tomorrow at 8pmET. The program looks at the nation's crumbling highways and bridges, with guests from across the country (New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and California governor ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 04.09.08 - Posted April 9, 2008
Good morning Washington. It's Joe Scarborough's birthday! Also: Hugh Hefner and Jenna Jameson (why are we not surprised they share a day...thanks MicCheck). Also, on this day in 1865, Robert E. Lee surrendered to Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Courthouse. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: ... [FishbowlDC]

Lunch At Michael's: Barry Diller, Bob Iger & The Literary Lioness Club - Posted September 19, 2007
— DIANE CLEHANE For those who like their cobb salads served up with a side order of adrenaline, 55th & Fifth was the place to be today. Media moguls and literary lionesses convened their cliques for some lively conversation that kept the dining room buzzing. Esther Newberg an... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Lunch At Michael's: Barry Diller, Bob Iger & The Literary Lioness Club - Posted September 19, 2007
— DIANE CLEHANE For those who like their cobb salads served up with a side order of adrenaline, 55th & Fifth was the place to be today. Media moguls and literary lionesses convened their cliques for some lively conversation that kept the dining room buzzing. Esther Newberg an... [FishbowlNY]

Willow Bay To Head Huffington Post Living Now - Posted June 1, 2007
The Huffington Post has named tv journalist Willow Bay (born Kristine Carlin Bay) as editor-at-large, overseeing the Living Now section. Arianna Huffington claims Willow is the ideal person to supervise the site's coverage of how p... [FishbowlLA]

Bob Iger To Hamas: - Posted May 22, 2007
At a meeting of the Society of Business Editors and Writers, Disney's Bob Iger stuck his fingers in his ears and chanted We can't hear you, we can't hear you This was in response to the ... [FishbowlLA]

In The Trades - Posted January 30, 2007
Variety: Kiss has launched a comic book company. The first title, Kiss 4K, will debut at the Wizard World convention in Los Angeles in March. The second title is expected to be Kiss Girls, which features four ... [FishbowlLA]

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