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David Friedman Joins 'GMA' as Creative Executive - Posted June 24, 2013
David Friedman is joining ABC's "Good Morning America" as Creative Executive. Friedman started his career at NBC's "Today" and went on to be ... [TVNewser]

Batt Humphreys named Interim EP at 'The Early Show' - Posted May 11, 2011
TVNewser has learned former CBS News "Early Show" senior producer-turned author Batt Humphreys is returning to CBS as interim EP of "The Early Show." Humphreys spent 15 years as a morning senior producer at CBS, ... [TVNewser]

David Friedman out as CBS 'Early Show' EP - Posted May 9, 2011
Breaking: CBS Early Show EP David Friedman called a Noon meeting for his staff today announcing that he'll be leaving the show. TVNewser has learned Friedman will be leaving the broadcast in the next few weeks. Frie... [TVNewser]

Update: Hartman Return to CBS News not Happening - Posted April 27, 2011
Update: CBS News president David Rhodes denies all facts of the story. "It's not happening, it's not going to happen," he tells us. "This story is just wrong." Rome Hartman tells TVNewser, "Your report this morning is untrue. Flat wrong. Unfair to me, and unf... [TVNewser]

David Rhodes memo to CBS 'Early Show': 'Let's get with it' - Posted April 18, 2011
CBS News president David Rhodes tore into his morning news program, "Early Show," today telling staffers in an email, "CBS News had a great weekend. And a bad Monday morning." Rhodes, who's ... [TVNewser]

Your 2011 TVNewser Bracket Champion Is... - Posted April 5, 2011
March Madness is over, and UConn has emerged victorious. The UConn win also means that the 2011 TVNewser Bracket Challenge is over. Ladies and gentlemen, your 2011 TVNewser March Madness B... [TVNewser]

A Look at The New York Times Magazine 100 Years Ago - Posted March 30, 2011
FishbowlNY has told you many times how much we love the recently revamped New York Times Magazine, but what was... [morningmedianewsfeed]

A Look at The New York Times Magazine 100 Years Ago - Posted March 30, 2011
FishbowlNY has told you many times how much we love the recently revamped New York Times Magazine, but what was... [FishbowlNY]

TVNewser Bracket Challenge 2011: It's On - Posted March 17, 2011
The time has come. The very first March Madness games are underway, and with them, comes the 2011 TVNewser bracket challenge. Last year we had executive producers from across the TV news landscape make their picks, with "BBC World News America" EP ... [TVNewser]

Cable News Young Gun Gets Shot at Tiffany Network - Posted February 21, 2011
CBS News' brand-new management team doesn't officially take over until tomorrow, but it's already earning high marks from former division president Andrew Heyward. "It's a really creative, innovative way to structure top management," says Heyward, a consultant to media companies. "I give Leslie [Leslie Moonves, president an... [TVNewser]

Paul Friedman out at CBS News - Posted February 18, 2011
TVNewser has learned another CBS News executive is out the door today. Executive VP for news Paul Friedman is leaving the company. Incoming chairman of the news division Jeff Fager made the... [TVNewser]

David Friedman Celebrates One Year at 'The Early Show' - Posted January 5, 2011
CBS 'Early Show' executive producer David Friedman celebrated his one-year anniversary on the program Monday with the new anchor team of Jeff Glor, ... [TVNewser]

What Kathy Griffin Didn't Say During CNN's New Year's Eve - Posted January 1, 2011
Is it news when something doesn't happen? Kathy Griffin was not yanked off CNN last night. Griffin, who referred to last night's outing as "Yank Watch 2011," kept it clean during her co-hosting of CNN's New Year's Eve special alongside ... [FishbowlLA]

Les Moonves Holds Court at CBS Holiday Bash - Posted December 10, 2010
CBS Corp. CEO Les Moonves -- sans wife Julie Chen who is fully ensconced in L.A. for her ensemble daytime show, "The Talk" -- celebrated with his CBS minions, and the press who cover them, at CBS' Black Rock headquarters last night. [caption id="attachment_43486" align="alignright" width="266" caption="CBS' annual airing of "Rudolph the... [TVNewser]

David Carr: Anchor Changes at the 'Early Show' Won't Work, The Network Needs to Think Bigger - Posted December 6, 2010
In this morning's edition of The New York Times, media columnist David Carr tackles the recent changes at CBS "The Early Show." Specifically, ... [TVNewser]

'Early Show' EP David Friedman: 'I Honestly Believe This Team is the Team for the Future' - Posted November 30, 2010
As we reported earlier, CBS News announced sweeping changes to its morning news program "The Early Show." Anchors Maggie Rodriguez and ... [TVNewser]

Meet 'The Early Show' Front Four - Posted November 30, 2010
That didn't take long. Here's the new publicity photo of the new CBS "Early Show" anchor team, beginning January 3, 2011. It was announced this morning that current anchors Harry Smith, Maggie Rodriguez, and ... [TVNewser]

'Early Show' EP on Gulf Coverage and 'The Best Job in Television with the Worst Hours Ever' - Posted June 8, 2010
Today marks the 50th day since the BP oil leak began in the Gulf of Mexico, and CBS's Harry Smith anchored "The Early Show" from Grand Isle, Louisiana. "We've been covering it," executive producer David Friedman told TVNewser, "B... [TVNewser]

Dinner Dates and More: David Friedman and Katie Lee Joel - Posted May 4, 2010
Early Show Executive Producer David Friedman brought Katie Lee Joel, ex-wife to singer Billy Joel, to the White House Correspo... [FishbowlDC]

Correspondents' Dinner: Who's Funnier Betty White or Rahm Emanuel? - Posted May 1, 2010
Katie Couric and her special guest Betty White at the CBS cocktail party ahead of the Correspondents' Dinner. Katie Couric arrived with two multi-generational funny ladies for tonight's White Ho... [TVNewser]

CBS Announces Guest List for WHCA Dinner - Posted April 28, 2010
CBS News has announced their guest list for Saturday's White House Correspondents Association dinner. In addition to anchors/correspondents Katie Couric, Harry Smith, Dave Price, L... [TVNewser]

Rome Hartman Crowned TVNewser EP Bracket Challenge Winner - Posted April 6, 2010
Three weeks ago, we challenged executive producers from all the news networks to take part in our NCAA basketball tournament bracket challenge. At the time, "BBC World News America" EP ... [TVNewser]

Bracket Challenge Elite 8 Update - Posted March 29, 2010
Well, this year's TVNewser Bracket Challenge has gone from a "Boss of All Bosses" competition to a "Last Boss Standing" contest. "Early Show" EP David Friedman, who has led the way since the first days of the tournament, slid back to 5th with losses by Kentucky and Baylor thi... [TVNewser]

EP Bracket Challenge Update - Posted March 22, 2010
What a weekend of unexpected upsets in college basketball. It's time to see who survived in our TVNewser 2010 Bracket Challenge, where we asked executive producers from all the networks to submit their predictions for March Madness. Through the... [TVNewser]

TVNewser Bracket Challenge 2010: EP Edition - Posted March 18, 2010
It's time for some College Basketball March Madness and while you've been asking your colleagues (or are being asked by your colleagues) to join a bracket pool, we've been asking your bosses (or your favorite show's bosses) to join ours. In this, the second annual TVNewser Bracket Challenge, we've asked... [TVNewser]

CBS News Doc Delivers The Body Scoop for Girls - Posted February 25, 2010
•GalleyCat covers last night's book party for CBS News medical contributor Dr. Jennifer Ashton. The whole "Early Show" team was there: ... [TVNewser]

Book Party for CBS Medical Correspondent Jennifer Ashton - Posted February 25, 2010
Last night CBS medical correspondent Dr. Jennifer Ashton celebrated the release of her new book with some of television news' biggest stars. Avery Books hosted the party at Bar Americain in Manhattan. The book ... [GalleyCat]

Mazzarelli Upped at 'The Early Show' - Posted February 25, 2010
Veteran morning show producer Tom Mazzarelli has been promoted at CBS' "The Early Show", from senior producer to senior broadcast producer reporting to EP David Friedman. Mazarelli joined CBS in July 2008 af... [TVNewser]

Erica Hill Joins Weekday CBS 'Early Show' - Posted January 14, 2010
First on TVNewser: Erica Hill will join the CBS "Early Show" as the program's news anchor, the network will announce. She will start on Monday. Hill takes the place of ... [TVNewser]

Russ Mitchell Leaving 'Early Show' to Become CBS Correspondent - Posted January 13, 2010
After over three years as news anchor with the program, Russ Mitchell is leaving CBS' "Early Show" on Friday to become the national correspondent for the network. As the NY Times reports... [TVNewser]

David Friedman Named 'Early Show' EP - Posted December 10, 2009
CBS News and Sports President Sean McManus has announced that he officially named David Friedman the new executive producer of "The Early Show" ef... [TVNewser]

EP Change Delays New 'Early Show' Graphics Look - Posted December 10, 2009
For weeks the CBS "Early Show" has been working with affiliates as they prepare to roll out a new graphics look dubbed Early Enhanced. But yesterday's announcement that EP Zev Shalev would be leaving the show has pushed those plans back. TVNewser received the following email letting affiliates know of the... [TVNewser]

'Early Show' EP Zev Shalev Departing CBS - Posted December 9, 2009
Zev Shalev, who has been executive producer of the CBS "Early Show" for the last 18 months, told his staff this morning that he's leaving the broadca... [TVNewser]

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