Lisa Ling

Revolving Door (1)

Who's coming and who's going. Tell us about your job move! Receive the Revolving Door Newsletter with expert analysis by email twice a week.
Access to listings older than 7 days requires AvantGuild membership, please log in or join now.

Related Content (2)

Articles, transcripts, and more, available exclusively to AvantGuild members.

Revolving Door Newsletter: 04.11.14
Stephen Colbert is the New Letterman; Layoffs at Al Jazeera America

So What Do You Do, Lisa Ling, Host and Executive Producer of Our America?
The TV vet gives tips on how to interview subjects and tells why OWN is the best place she's ever worked.

Sightings (63)

Spotted around the media universe

The Scoreboard: Sunday, Sept. 28 - Posted 1 day, 4 hours ago
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 131 | MSNBC: 103 | CNN: 132 | HLN: 115 Primetime: FNC: 129 | MSNBC: 176 | CNN: 204 | HLN: 143 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: 12a: ... [TVNewser]

Sunday Ticker: Bourdain, Bolton, Brzezinski - Posted 3 days, 9 hours ago
Season four of the Peabody award-winning CNN Original Series "Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown," starts tonight at 9pmET/PT. Bourdain takes viewers on a tour of Shanghai. Immediately following, CNN premieres "This is Life with Lisa Ling... [TVNewser]

Mediabistro Morning Roundup - 9.25.14 - Posted September 25, 2014
From TVNewser to FishbowlNY, here are your top stories from across Mediabistro. TVNewser Five Questions for Lisa Ling TVSpy... [FishbowlDC]

Five Questions for Lisa Ling - Posted September 24, 2014
Lisa Ling returns to TV news this weekend with the debut of the new CNN show "This is Life." Ling, 41, got her start in TV news as a correspondent for student news network Channel One News. Since then, she's traveled the globe for... [TVNewser]

'This is Life With Lisa Ling' Gets Premiere Date - Posted September 3, 2014
Lisa Ling will make her CNN debut later this month. "This is Life With Lisa Ling" premieres September 28 at 10pmET. The original series follows Ling's travels across the country as she introduces "sub-cultures and communities that are unusual, extraordinary and so... [TVNewser]

'The Hunt with John Walsh' Debuts July 13 - Posted June 30, 2014
John Walsh's return to weekly TV is set for July 13 at 9pmET. Walsh, who hosted "America's Most Wanted" for 25 years, begins his run as host of "The Hunt with John Walsh" on CNN. CNN says "The Hunt" will "expose stories of ongoing cr... [TVNewser]

Two Dozen Women of TV News, Barbara Walters' Legacy, Join Her on Her Final 'View' - Posted May 15, 2014
For weeks we've been writing about the legacy of Barbara Walters. This afternoon, that legacy came to life in the finale of her final "The View," taped at ABC's West Side studios, and airing tomorrow. TVNewser was there as more than two d... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Two Dozen Women of TV News, Barbara Walters' Legacy, Join Her on Her Final 'View' - Posted May 15, 2014
For weeks we've been writing about the legacy of Barbara Walters. This afternoon, that legacy came to life in the finale of her final "The View," taped at ABC's West Side studios, and airing tomorrow. TVNewser was there as more than two d... [FishbowlNY]

Two Dozen Women of TV News, Barbara Walters' Legacy, Join Her on Her Final 'View' - Posted May 15, 2014
For weeks we've been writing about the legacy of Barbara Walters. This afternoon, that legacy came to life in the finale of her final "The View," taped at ABC's West Side studios, and airing tomorrow. TVNewser was there as more than two d... [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]

CNN Ad Sales EVP on Selling Traditional Newscasts vs. Original Series - Posted May 12, 2014
CNN Worldwide EVP of ad sales Katrina Cukaj talks to Capital New York abo... [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]

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]

CNN Doubles Down on a Mix of Live News, Original Series and Films - Posted April 10, 2014
CNN wants viewers to "go there." And for CNN, "there" is everywhere. The network announced today it is going to continue pushing the boundaries of traditional cable news by launching more exploratory programs weeknights at 9pmET hosted ... [TVNewser]

CNN Adds Shows From Mike Rowe, Lisa Ling and John Walsh to Primetime - Posted April 10, 2014
Two weeks after Piers Morgan signed off from CNN's primetime lineup, the network has announced plans for the 9pmET timeslot. Beg... [TVNewser]

On CBS Series 'The Job,' The Job Search Gets The Reality-Competition Treatment - Posted February 8, 2013
"The Job," a new reality-competition series that debuts tonight on CBS, attempts to take a serious part of life that everyone has been through--the job interview--and turn it into compelling television. Of course, with unemployment still high, and reports of layoffs at large companies nearly every week, it is ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

On CBS Series 'The Job,' The Job Search Gets The Reality-Competition Treatment - Posted February 8, 2013
"The Job," a new reality-competition series that debuts tonight on CBS, attempts to take a serious part of life that everyone has been through--the job interview--and turn it into compelling television. Of course, with unemployment still high, and reports of layoffs at large companies nearly every week, it is ... [FishbowlNY]

Laura Ling Revisits Her Conversation with Bill Clinton About Bullying - Posted January 1, 2013
One of the more memorable media moments of 2012 was when Laura Ling sat down with former President Bill Clinton to discuss his experiences with high school bullying. It was for a ... [FishbowlLA]

Oprah Signs Exclusive Deal with Tyler Perry - Posted October 1, 2012
Not long ago, Our America executive producer and host Lisa Ling told us OWN was the best place she had ever worked. Thanks a monumental new deal announced today, things are only going to get better. ... [FishbowlLA]

Lisa Ling: 'OWN is hands down the best place I've ever worked' - Posted September 12, 2012
Lisa Ling is the subject of Mediabistro's latest "So What Do You Do?" interview. Ling, a former host of "The View," is the host and executive producer of ... [TVNewser]

OWN Host Lisa Ling: 'I am a bit of a Twitter junkie' - Posted September 12, 2012
Lisa Ling has travelled the world throughout her career, co-hosting The View, being a correspondent for National Geographic's Explorer, and producing and hosting OWN's Our ... [AllTwitter]

Lisa Ling: 'We need journalists to uncover truths' - Posted September 12, 2012
In Mediabistro's latest So What Do You Do? interview, veteran broadcast journalist and Our America host Lisa Ling talks a... [TVSpy]

Lisa Ling: 'OWN is hands down the best place I've ever worked' - Posted September 12, 2012
Lisa Ling got her start as a TV correspondent when she was only 15. Since then, she's come a long way, co-hosting The View, National Geographic's Explorer and OWN's Our America. In the ... [FishbowlLA]

AAJA-LA Set to Honor Its President with V3 Award - Posted August 21, 2012
The LA chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA-LA) is getting ready to host their inaugural V3 Digital Media Conference this weekend. The Saturday V3 event, which stands for "vision, visibility and voice," will be preceded on Friday by an awards ceremony at the Pacific Asia Museum. ... [FishbowlLA]

Lisa Ling Swoops Down on the Swingers Community - Posted August 3, 2012
One of the brightest spots on OWN remains Our America, the investigative news magazine hosted and reported by Lisa Ling. Wh... [FishbowlLA]

The Ticker: Ling, Henneberg, Booker - Posted May 22, 2012
The new season of OWN's long-form journalism series "Our America with Lisa Ling" premieres Sunday, June 10 at 10 PM. The series kicks off with an episode called "Sparkle Babies," an investigation into the world of child beauty pageants. Future episodes feature teen mothers, and women who pursue religious vocations. Fox... [TVNewser]

LA Journos Pay Tribute to Mike Wallace - Posted April 8, 2012
On this Easter Sunday, journalists the world over have begun honoring the memory of a professional god, Mike Wallace, who passed away last night at age 93. The 60 Minutes correspondent's unmistakable M.O. was a clarion call to the profession for countless reporters. Here are some of this morning's first wave of... [GalleyCat]

The WebNewser Ticker: 'CBS This Morning' App, CNN Digital Magazine, Top Twitterers - Posted March 21, 2012
"CBS This Morning" has launched a free app for iPhone and iPad. All of the features one would expect from a news app, including text stories, video, photos and Twitter feeds from anchors and correspondents. It also features "The Rundown," a breakdown of the day's news, as well as local weather,which... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The WebNewser Ticker: 'CBS This Morning' App, CNN Digital Magazine, Top Twitterers - Posted March 21, 2012
"CBS This Morning" has launched a free app for iPhone and iPad. All of the features one would expect from a news app, including text stories, video, photos and Twitter feeds from anchors and correspondents. It also features "The Rundown," a breakdown of the day's news, as well as local weather,which... [FishbowlNY]

The WebNewser Ticker: 'CBS This Morning' App, CNN Digital Magazine, Top Twitterers - Posted March 21, 2012
"CBS This Morning" has launched a free app for iPhone and iPad. All of the features one would expect from a news app, including text stories, video, photos and Twitter feeds from anchors and correspondents. It also features "The Rundown," a breakdown of the day's news, as well as local weather,which... [TVNewser]

Lisa Ling Tapped For CBS 'Job' Reality Show - Posted March 17, 2012
Journalists are no strangers to hosting reality shows (who can forget Anderson Cooper on "The Mole?"), but a potential new CBS reality show--to be hosted by OWN correspondent and former ABC and CNN correspondent ... [TVNewser]

Lisa Ling Leaves the Chinese Takeout Light On - Posted December 5, 2011
After 15 years, TV journalist Lisa Ling no longer calls United Airlines seat 4B home. Instead, she and her husband, oncologist Paul Song... [FishbowlLA]

OWN Orders More 'Our America With Lisa Ling' - Posted November 17, 2011
Oprah's OWN network has ordered eight additional episodes of "Our America with Lisa Ling," the documentary series hosted by the eponymous journalist. Upcoming editions of the program will include topics such as "pageant kids, the life of swingers, the plight of Native Americans, and the wrongfully accused." The pickup gives the... [TVNewser]

Lisa Ling on 'Our America,' Her Sister, & Oprah's 2am Emails - Posted February 15, 2011
Lisa Ling, who has made the rounds on ABC, CNN and MSNBC in recent years, has a new show debuting tonight on OWN. "Our America" is a single-subject, weekly documentary hosted by Ling. TVNewser talked with her this morning about her Alma Mater "The View... [TVNewser]

National Geographic Probes Area 51 - Posted January 6, 2011
The Betty White love fest, which continued during a TV Land opening day ... [FishbowlLA]

Lisa Ling's New Website - Posted December 10, 2010
Right around the time that Laura Ling was giving birth to daughter Li in June, older sister Lisa... [FishbowlLA]

Keeping Up with the Lings - Posted October 11, 2010
While the daily lives of Sacramento born globe-trotting sisters Lisa Ling and Laura Ling would make for a potent reality TV show in the style of Keeping Up with the Kardashians, E! Entertainment has decided to go in a different direction in this case, hiring on Laura as exclusive new host... [FishbowlLA]

Lisa Ling: 'CNN was Vital' to Sister's Release From North Korean Prison - Posted May 24, 2010
Journalists Lisa Ling and Laura Ling were on CNN's "Reliable Sources" yesterday, and spoke to Howard Kurtz about the media strategy behind the effort to free Laura and her Current TV colleague ... [TVNewser]

Oprah.com Opens Online Auditions for OWN Show - Posted May 14, 2010
OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network has opened up online auditions for its awkwardly named series "Your Own Show: Oprah's Search for the Next TV Star." Anyone interested with getting their own talk show on OWN (and I think there may be a lot of you) can prepare a three minute audition tape... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Lisa Ling: David Gregory's Greatest Non-Spokeswoman - Posted April 14, 2010
National Geographic "Explorer" Host Lisa Ling is careful about what she says, but not so careful that she won't say what she thinks. First Lady Michelle Obama is "strong." Kitty Kelly (author of the new anti-Oprah tome) is "revolting." And Ann Coulter? She's "cold." ... [FishbowlDC]

Freed Journalists And Offensive Ads On The Menu - Posted September 2, 2009
... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Freed Journalists And Offensive Ads On The Menu - Posted September 2, 2009
... [FishbowlNY]

Journalist Released from N. Korean Prison Shops Book with Sister - Posted August 12, 2009
Laura Ling, one of the two recently-released journalists imprisoned in North Korea while reporting for Current TV, hopes to publish a book with her sister. The Wall Street Journal quoted ... [GalleyCat]

Ling Says Sister Did Enter N Korea|Austin American-Statesman No Longer For Sale|Ben Stein Out At NYT|Unions Dispute Tribune's Bonus Requests|NBC Lays Off Local Stations' Creative Services Teams - Posted August 7, 2009
... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Ling Says Sister Did Enter N Korea|Austin American-Statesman No Longer For Sale|Ben Stein Out At NYT|Unions Dispute Tribune's Bonus Requests|NBC Lays Off Local Stations' Creative Services Teams - Posted August 7, 2009
... [FishbowlNY]

Lisa Ling on AC360: "They Touched North Korean Territory Very, Very Briefly" - Posted August 7, 2009
Last night, CNN special correspondent Lisa Ling, sister of Laura Ling, spoke with Erica Hill&md... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 08.07.09 - Posted August 7, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting li... [FishbowlDC]

The Ticker: Style-'Today', Lisa Ling, Two Hunks... - Posted August 6, 2009
> B&C reports NBC will repurpose some "Today" show content for a new program on the Style Network called "Tips Today." Sytle Network is not one of the many channels owned by NBCU, instead it is owned by Comcast. > ... [TVNewser]

Secy. Clinton Asks for Amnesty for Laura Ling and Euna Lee - Posted July 11, 2009
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says the U.S. is now seeking "amnesty" for Current TV journalists Laura Ling (pictured) and ... [TVNewser]

KCET's SoCal Connected Gets 11 LA Area Emmy Nominations - Posted July 10, 2009
Congrats to KCET! Los Angeles - July 9, 2009 - KCET, public television for Southern and Central California, earned a total of 11 nominations for the 61st Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards. The station's award-winning weekly news program, SoCal Connected, received 10 nominations. An additional nomination went to KCET's 49th Annual Los... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List 07.09.09 - Posted July 9, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Happy Birthday to ... [FishbowlDC]

The Ticker: Brainch, Camerota, Williams... - Posted June 3, 2009
> CNBC has appointed new head for Asia-Pacific operations. Satpal Brainch, the global CFO for CNBC will take over from Jeremy Pink who left Singapore and is now SVP of CNBC based in New Jersey. > FNC's ... [TVNewser]

The Weekend Ticker: Ling, Roberts, Bartiromo... - Posted May 31, 2009
> On Monday, Lisa Ling sits down with Matt Lauer on the Today show for her first interview since her sister Laura and Laura's colleague Euna Lee were taken into custody in North Korea. Ling will be joined by her parents as well as Laura's husband, ... [TVNewser]

Detained Journalists Abroad: Ling and Saberi - Posted March 25, 2009
Two American journalists, Laura Ling (pictured) and Euna Lee, working for Current TV continue to be detained in North Korea. The journalists ... [TVNewser]

KCET Wins Two Golden Mike Awards - Posted January 27, 2009
We are very excited to announce that our little local TV program, SoCal Connected has won two Golden Mike Awards. We like any news that has nothing to do with people losing their homes, jobs, minds (Rob Blagojevich that's ... [FishbowlLA]

Cooper: "This Is The First Job I've Actually Nailed Things On The Walls Of My Office" - Posted December 11, 2008
Anderson Cooper is happy where he's at — and at CNN, he's sticking around. "It's hard to predict things on TV," he tells TVNewser. "This is the first job I've actually nailed things on the walls of my office. I've never had that much confidence I'd be around ve... [TVNewser]

Planet Still in Peril on CNN - Posted December 10, 2008
Within the next few days, CNN is expecting a big response from several corporations and individuals who may not be very happy with the way they are portrayed in the upcoming two-hour documentary, "Planet in Peril: Battle Lines." "I expect them to, in a perfect world, to say 'we w... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 09.29.08 - Posted September 29, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

The Ticker (Programming Edition): FNC, CNN, ABC... - Posted September 26, 2008
> Tomorrow morning from 10am-NoonET, FNC's Neil Cavuto hosts the live business special "The Rescue Rumble." Cavuto will look at the bailout and discuss whether or not it's necessary for the country. > Tomorrow night on CNN, Roland Martin, alon... [TVNewser]

Who Hasn't Lisa Ling Worked For? - Posted July 9, 2008
ABC has just announced that Lisa Ling is rejoining the network as a contributing correspondent for Nightline. Ling has now worked on The Oprah Winfrey Show, National Geographic Ultimate Explorer on MSNBC, she was ... [TVNewser]

more...