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Changes Unfurl at Time Inc.; Shakeup at CNN

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Just in time for V-Day, the relationship expert gives tips on advice-writing and tells how YouTube videos helped him nab a gig at OWN.

So What Do You Do, Robert Verdi, Logo TV Host?
The ubiquitous fashion media personality discusses his latest TV project, his plan to get his own cable network, and how Twitter's helping him turn a profit.

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The TV vet gives tips on how to interview subjects and tells why OWN is the best place she's ever worked.

So What Do You Do, Gayle King, O Editor-at-Large and Sirius XM Host?
Oprah's confidante and all-around media maven Gayle King talks about her potential return to daytime TV and her role at Winfrey's nascent cable network.

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The founder of a boutique production company talks about working with Deepak and Oprah and tells what's next for him in his career.

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Barbara Walters Brings Back 'Most Fascinating' Special - Posted 2 days, 23 hours ago
Last year was supposed to the final Barbara Walters' "10 Most Fascinating" special. But ABC has decided there are just too many fascinating people around not to do another one. So Walters returns for the 2-hour special on Sunda... [TVNewser]

That's So Raven: She's Not Gay or African-American, and She Could Care Less - Posted October 7, 2014
She was born Raven-Symon Christina Pearman, and when she took over on The Cosby Show (arguably after the shark had been jumped), America had a new sweetheart. Just look at her! Following her stint with Dr. Cosby, she hung out with Mr. Coop... [PRNewser]

Elizabeth Gilbert Talks Inspiration in a 'Super Soul Sunday' Short Film - Posted October 6, 2014
Writer Elizabeth Gilbert starred in an Oprah's Super Soul Sunday short film discussing the inspiration for her most recent nove... [GalleyCat]

Jon Steinberg on The MailOnline's Plans for World Domination, New Hire Piers Morgan - Posted October 1, 2014
It was a true media mashup at Michael's today as the joint was jam-packed with famous faces (Katie Couric and Barbara Walters at separate tables; ... [GalleyCat]

Jon Steinberg on The MailOnline's Plans for World Domination, New Hire Piers Morgan - Posted October 1, 2014
It was a true media mashup at Michael's today as the joint was jam-packed with famous faces (Katie Couric and Barbara Walters at separate tables; ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Jon Steinberg on The MailOnline's Plans for World Domination, New Hire Piers Morgan - Posted October 1, 2014
It was a true media mashup at Michael's today as the joint was jam-packed with famous faces (Katie Couric and Barbara Walters at separate tables; ... [FishbowlNY]

Syracuse Cuts Ribbon on Upgrades At S.I. Newhouse School - Posted September 29, 2014
CBS News VP Chris Licht now has a TV news control room named for him. It's one of the new control rooms at Syracuse University's new Dick Clark Studios and Alan Gerry Center for Media Innovation. The $18 million upgrade at the S.I. Newhou... [TVNewser]

Robin Thicke: 'I Didn't Do a Single Interview Last Year Without Being High' - Posted September 15, 2014
Hollywood Reporter legal eagle Eriq Gardner dubs it the "rock 'n' roll defense." And certainly, the ... [GalleyCat]

Robin Thicke: 'I Didn't Do a Single Interview Last Year Without Being High' - Posted September 15, 2014
Hollywood Reporter legal eagle Eriq Gardner dubs it the "rock 'n' roll defense." And certainly, the ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Robin Thicke: 'I Didn't Do a Single Interview Last Year Without Being High' - Posted September 15, 2014
Hollywood Reporter legal eagle Eriq Gardner dubs it the "rock 'n' roll defense." And certainly, the ... [FishbowlNY]

Oprah Winfrey, Dav Pilkey, & David Mitchel Debut On the Indie Bestseller List - Posted September 12, 2014
We've collected the books debuting on Indiebound's ... [GalleyCat]

Elizabeth Gilbert Offers Odd Advice on Passion - Posted September 12, 2014
Eat, Pray, Love author Elizabeth Gilbert appeared at the Atlanta stop for Oprah Winfrey's The Life You Want Weekend. Gilbert ... [GalleyCat]

Post Source Gurgles Up More Beyonce-Jay Z Claims - Posted August 4, 2014
Vulture recently asked: "Who is the Post's Jay Z-Beyonc Source?" The website ran through a brief list of possibilities and invited readers to chime in via the comments with their t... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Post Source Gurgles Up More Beyonce-Jay Z Claims - Posted August 4, 2014
Vulture recently asked: "Who is the Post's Jay Z-Beyonc Source?" The website ran through a brief list of possibilities and invited readers to chime in via the comments with their t... [FishbowlNY]

The Most Popular FishbowlNY Posts for The Week - Posted July 18, 2014
Here's a look at the FishbowlNY posts that made the most buzz this week. 1) Sports Illustrated Sets Web Traffic Record with LeBron James Essay 2) ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Most Popular FishbowlNY Posts for The Week - Posted July 18, 2014
Here's a look at the FishbowlNY posts that made the most buzz this week. 1) Sports Illustrated Sets Web Traffic Record with LeBron James Essay 2) ... [FishbowlNY]

Maya Angelou Honored by Michelle Obama, Oprah & Bill Clinton - Posted June 9, 2014
Over the weekend, friends and family gathered at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, N.C. to honor the author and poet Maya Angelou, who passed away in May. ... [GalleyCat]

George Lucas and Joan Hamburg's Next Act I David Zaslav at The Mirror Awards - Posted June 4, 2014
Our weekly lunches at Michael's always deliver plenty of star power and today was no exception. When I arrived a little before noon, I was followed in the door by none other than George Lucas, who, I'm told, happened to be walking by the res... [GalleyCat]

George Lucas and Joan Hamburg's Next Act I David Zaslav at The Mirror Awards - Posted June 4, 2014
Our weekly lunches at Michael's always deliver plenty of star power and today was no exception. When I arrived a little before noon, I was followed in the door by none other than George Lucas, who, I'm told, happened to be walking by the res... [morningmedianewsfeed]

George Lucas and Joan Hamburg's Next Act I David Zaslav at The Mirror Awards - Posted June 4, 2014
Our weekly lunches at Michael's always deliver plenty of star power and today was no exception. When I arrived a little before noon, I was followed in the door by none other than George Lucas, who, I'm told, happened to be walking by the res... [FishbowlNY]

Oprah Winfrey Will Narrate Her New Audiobook - Posted June 3, 2014
Oprah Winfrey will narrate her upcoming audiobook What I Know For Sure. The audiobook from from Macmillan Audio is based on the column in O, The Oprah Magazine which spawned from an interview with film critic Gene Sis... [AllTwitter]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Angelou Dies at 86 | Williams Interviews Snowden | Amazon Talks Hatchette Dispute - Posted May 29, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Angelou Dies at 86 | Williams Interviews Snowden | Amazon Talks Hatchette Dispute - Posted May 29, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

11 Media Women Comprise Forbes' List of World's 100 Most Powerful Women - Posted May 29, 2014
When Forbes released their list of The World's 100 Most Powerful Women, we couldn't help but wonder where media moguls landed on the list. Out of the 100 names, 11... [MediaJobsDaily]

11 Media Women Comprise Forbes' List of World's 100 Most Powerful Women - Posted May 29, 2014
When Forbes released their list of The World's 100 Most Powerful Women, we couldn't help but wonder where media moguls landed on the list. Out of the 100 names, 11... [TVNewser]

Forbes Names '100 Most Powerful Women' - Posted May 28, 2014
Forbes has published yet another list -- this time detailing the "100 most powerful women" in the world. At number one, for the one millionth year in a row, is your mother. Now go clean your room. Since we cover media, here's a look at some of the women from our field... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Forbes Names '100 Most Powerful Women' - Posted May 28, 2014
Forbes has published yet another list -- this time detailing the "100 most powerful women" in the world. At number one, for the one millionth year in a row, is your mother. Now go clean your room. Since we cover media, here's a look at some of the women from our field... [FishbowlNY]

DCNewsers In Profile: Greta, Andrea, Jake - Posted May 28, 2014
FNC's Greta Van Susteren has been deemed one of the 100 most powerful women in the world by Forbes, the only on-air journalist o... [TVNewser]

Sigourney Weaver, Howell Raines and Barbara Walters Enjoying Semi-Retirement - Posted May 21, 2014
There are Wednesdays at Michael's and then there are Wednesday's at Michael's. Today was one of those days. I could hardly keep up with the steady stream of famous faces that sailed past my table and made for some of the best people watching at 55th and Fifth in a long... [GalleyCat]

Sigourney Weaver, Howell Raines and Barbara Walters Enjoying Semi-Retirement - Posted May 21, 2014
There are Wednesdays at Michael's and then there are Wednesday's at Michael's. Today was one of those days. I could hardly keep up with the steady stream of famous faces that sailed past my table and made for some of the best people watching at 55th and Fifth in a long... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Sigourney Weaver, Howell Raines and Barbara Walters Enjoying Semi-Retirement - Posted May 21, 2014
There are Wednesdays at Michael's and then there are Wednesday's at Michael's. Today was one of those days. I could hardly keep up with the steady stream of famous faces that sailed past my table and made for some of the best people watching at 55th and Fifth in a long... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: AT&T to Acquire DirecTV | NYT Publisher Speaks | CNN Fires Editor - Posted May 19, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: AT&T to Acquire DirecTV | NYT Publisher Speaks | CNN Fires Editor - Posted May 19, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Walters Signs Off | Abramson/NYT Fight Unfolds | FCC Approves Proposal - Posted May 16, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Walters Signs Off | Abramson/NYT Fight Unfolds | FCC Approves Proposal - Posted May 16, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [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... [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]

BookExpo America Team Dances to 'Happy' by Pharrell Williams - Posted May 7, 2014
What books make you happy? The BookExpo America (BEA) team is "Happy (To Read)." The video embedded above showcases BEA staff members dancing with books to Pharrell Williams' Oscar-nominated song, "Happy." In a recent interview with Oprah Winfrey, Williams cried tears of... [GalleyCat]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Oprah Eyes Clippers | Viacom to Buy Channel 5 | Time Warner Profits Soar - Posted May 1, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Oprah Eyes Clippers | Viacom to Buy Channel 5 | Time Warner Profits Soar - Posted May 1, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

TVNewsers Honored at TIME 100 Gala - Posted April 30, 2014
[caption id="attachment_223344" align="alignleft" width="280"] Barbara Walters and Charlie Rose at the TIME 100 Gala. (Getty Images)[/caption] TVNewsers turned up last night to celebrate TIME's 100 most-influential people. This year, CBS's ... [TVNewser]

Danny Seo Magazine Contract Stipulates: He Will Not Be on the Cover - Posted April 11, 2014
Green movement champion (a.k.a. "environmental lifestyle expert") Danny Seo is our new, newsstand hero. Per a report by ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Danny Seo Magazine Contract Stipulates: He Will Not Be on the Cover - Posted April 11, 2014
Green movement champion (a.k.a. "environmental lifestyle expert") Danny Seo is our new, newsstand hero. Per a report by ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Palin Goes 'Rogue' | LA Times Scandal | Fox Cuts Brown Loose - Posted March 17, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Palin Goes 'Rogue' | LA Times Scandal | Fox Cuts Brown Loose - Posted March 17, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Flatiron Books to Publish Oprah's New Book in September - Posted March 12, 2014
Flatiron Books will publish Oprah Winfrey's new book What I Know For Sure in September. The book will be the first publication from Macmillan's new non-fiction imprint Flatiron Books. The book will include a collection of essays that Winfrey pub... [10,000 Words]

Flatiron Books to Publish Oprah's New Book in September - Posted March 12, 2014
Flatiron Books will publish Oprah Winfrey's new book What I Know For Sure in September. The book will be the first publication from Macmillan's new non-fiction imprint Flatiron Books. The book will include a collection of essays that Winfrey pub... [GalleyCat]

Harvey Weinstein Takes Guardian Reporter to Task - Posted March 2, 2014
From California late this morning, The Guardian's Hadley Freeman (pictured) has deemed it "The Most Stupid Fight of All Time." That's an overstatement, especially whe... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Harvey Weinstein Takes Guardian Reporter to Task - Posted March 2, 2014
From California late this morning, The Guardian's Hadley Freeman (pictured) has deemed it "The Most Stupid Fight of All Time." That's an overstatement, especially whe... [FishbowlNY]

How Former TV Reporter Toan Lam Became a Social Activist - Posted February 6, 2014
In the latest installment of Mediabistro's So What Do You Do series, we interviewed Toan Lam, the founder of the nonprofit social-activism site ... [TVSpy]

Facebook Weekly Highlights Brings You The Buildup To Super Bowl XLVIII - Posted January 31, 2014
Facebook Weekly Highlights features pho... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Weekly Highlights Brings You The Buildup To Super Bowl XLVIII - Posted January 31, 2014
Facebook Weekly Highlights features pho... [Lost Remote]

Facebook Weekly Highlights Brings You Athletes Visiting Facebook - Posted January 25, 2014
Facebook Weekly Highligh... [AllFacebook]

Media Critic Reacts to Rumored O Magazine Change: WHAAAAA??? - Posted January 23, 2014
Here's how The Huffington Post's Jack Mirkinson calibrates a report... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Media Critic Reacts to Rumored O Magazine Change: WHAAAAA??? - Posted January 23, 2014
Here's how The Huffington Post's Jack Mirkinson calibrates a report... [FishbowlNY]

Oprah Winfrey Picks 'The Invention of Wings' For Book Club 2.0 - Posted December 10, 2013
Oprah Winfrey revealed her third Oprah's Book Club 2.0 selection, The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd. Published by Viking, the story of the book features "two unforgettable women, the quest for freedom, and the desire to have a voice in the world." ... [GalleyCat]

Rob Ford's Brother Says Oprah, Dr. Phil Among Media Suitors - Posted November 29, 2013
It remains one of FishbowlNY's favorite TV offerings of the year: the single episode of talk show Ford Nation, which aired in Canada on the Sun News Network Monday November 18 right before the program was canceled Tuesday November 19. ... [AllTwitter]

Rob Ford's Brother Says Oprah, Dr. Phil Among Media Suitors - Posted November 29, 2013
It remains one of FishbowlNY's favorite TV offerings of the year: the single episode of talk show Ford Nation, which aired in Canada on the Sun News Network Monday November 18 right before the program was canceled Tuesday November 19. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Rob Ford's Brother Says Oprah, Dr. Phil Among Media Suitors - Posted November 29, 2013
It remains one of FishbowlNY's favorite TV offerings of the year: the single episode of talk show Ford Nation, which aired in Canada on the Sun News Network Monday November 18 right before the program was canceled Tuesday November 19. ... [FishbowlNY]

Robert Redford Kills It in New York Times Magazine Short - Posted November 27, 2013
For this weekend's movie issue, Oscar-winning cinematographer Janusz Kaminski teamed with a veritable who's who of Hollywood to create 11 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Robert Redford Kills It in New York Times Magazine Short - Posted November 27, 2013
For this weekend's movie issue, Oscar-winning cinematographer Janusz Kaminski teamed with a veritable who's who of Hollywood to create 11 ... [FishbowlNY]

Facebook Weekly Highlights Brings You Post-Typhoon Hoops In The Philippines, Cricket Legend's Farewell - Posted November 22, 2013
Facebook Weekly Highlights features photos posted... [AllFacebook]

2013 Library Lions Unveiled - Posted October 25, 2013
The New York Public Library has revealed the 2013 Library Lions. The five honorees include New York City mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Katherine Boo, MacArthur Genius Junot Diaz, and noted essayist Marilynn Robinson. Tony Award-winning composer Step... [GalleyCat]

Oprah Holds Court at The Crown Grill - Posted October 22, 2013
There will be lots more media coverage of Oprah Winfrey's Monday night visit to upstate New York, beyond what's there now. But few items will deliver as delightfully as the one by Albany Business Review reporter ... [GalleyCat]

Scott Moore on How His Career Led Him to Deepak and Oprah - Posted October 21, 2013
Scott E. Moore has quite the resume: He's an accomplished musician with five solo albums under his belt and has worked for big networks like MTV/VH1, TNT and Turner Movie Classics as a director and producer. For the past five years, Moore has bee... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Scott Moore on How His Career Led Him to Deepak and Oprah - Posted October 21, 2013
Scott E. Moore has quite the resume: He's an accomplished musician with five solo albums under his belt and has worked for big networks like MTV/VH1, TNT and Turner Movie Classics as a director and producer. For the past five years, Moore has bee... [FishbowlNY]

The Ticker: George Will, David Muir, Oprah - Posted October 4, 2013
Per Playbook, George Will will make his debut as a Fox News contributor on "Special Report with Bret Baier" tonight. He will make his "Fox News Sunday" debut this weekend, after more than 30 years with ABC News. ... [TVNewser]

From Blogger to Talk Show Host, Nitika Chopra Reveals the Secrets to Success - Posted September 25, 2013
Let's face it: Most of us have a blog and a professional brand whether or not there's a full-time job involved. And most of us have big dreams to cultivate our brand and launch it into a show, product...anything! Nitika Chopra is one of us but here's... [MediaJobsDaily]

Oprah: OWN Reality Series Steers Clear of 'Bitches' and 'Ho's' Catfights - Posted September 16, 2013
OWN's upcoming reality program Crazy.Sexy.Life. is about four African-American girlfriends who live in Harlem (Kiyah, Bershan, Chenoa, Tiffany). After a sneak preview September 3, the show is set to debut in early 2014. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Oprah: OWN Reality Series Steers Clear of 'Bitches' and 'Ho's' Catfights - Posted September 16, 2013
OWN's upcoming reality program Crazy.Sexy.Life. is about four African-American girlfriends who live in Harlem (Kiyah, Bershan, Chenoa, Tiffany). After a sneak preview September 3, the show is set to debut in early 2014. ... [FishbowlNY]

WGN Hangs Up on Oprah: 'We're in Trouble Now' - Posted September 3, 2013
Oops: Chicago CW affiliate WGN accidentally hung up on Oprah Winfrey during a phone interview this morning. Oprah was WGN's first guest on the ... [TVSpy]

Away From Daily News Grind, Soleded O'Brien Continues to Chart New News Path - Posted August 28, 2013
Soledad O'Brien continues to blaze a trail for what she sees as a new news model -- where journalists produce stories for any number of outlets, reporting on things they are passionate about, while immersing themselves in the communi... [TVNewser]

Bonnie Bernstein Takes Over Oprah's Studio - Posted August 22, 2013
Back in the day, Oprah Winfrey would give away new cars from her Harpo Studios in Chicago. Part of the iconic studio has turned a corner and was recently taken over by CampusInsiders.com, a site devoted to college sports. The face of the venture is ... [TVNewser]

Bonnie Bernstein Takes Over Oprah's Studio - Posted August 22, 2013
Back in the day, Oprah Winfrey would give away new cars from her Harpo Studios in Chicago. Well, part of the iconic studio has turned a corner and was recently taken over by CampusInsiders.com, a site devoted to college sports. The face of the venture is ... [TVSpy]

Internet to Dr. Phil: It's Not OK to Ask Whether It's OK to 'Have Sex With' a Drunk Girl - Posted August 21, 2013
Today in We Blame Oprah news: last night the Twitter account of one "Dr. Phil" McGraw (who had his license to practice psychiatry "retired" back in 1989 and is therefore not a licensed psychiatrist or any other kind of medical professional) asked its 1.2 million followers what we in The Real... [PRNewser]

Tom Cruise-Katie Holmes Send-Up Rolls into New York - Posted August 19, 2013
It was a smash in Chicago. Now, August 20-24 at the Players Theatre as part of the New York International Fringe Festival, TheTomKat Project is set to wow fans in the very city where Katie ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Tom Cruise-Katie Holmes Send-Up Rolls into New York - Posted August 19, 2013
It was a smash in Chicago. Now, August 20-24 at the Players Theatre as part of the New York International Fringe Festival, TheTomKat Project is set to wow fans in the very city where Katie ... [FishbowlNY]

Tom Cruise-Katie Holmes Send-Up Rolls into New York - Posted August 19, 2013
It was a smash in Chicago. Now, August 20-24 at the Players Theatre as part of the New York International Fringe Festival, TheTomKat Project is set to wow fans in the very city where Katie Holmes... [GalleyCat]

Oprah Tells Larry King About Racist NYC Incident - Posted August 6, 2013
Today at 5 p.m. ET, the latest episode of Ora TV's Larry King Now will be posted. It features King in conversation with Oprah Winfrey. In the teaser segment below, she recalls an incident in the late 1990s on Madison Ave. She and hairdresser Andre Walker (also there, off-camera, for the King... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Oprah Tells Larry King About Racist NYC Incident - Posted August 6, 2013
Today at 5 p.m. ET, the latest episode of Ora TV's Larry King Now will be posted. It features King in conversation with Oprah Winfrey. In the teaser segment below, she recalls an incident in the late 1990s on Madison Ave. She and hairdresser Andre Walker (also there, off-camera, for the King... [FishbowlNY]

Oprah Winfrey & Forest Whitaker Read on 'The Butler' Audiobook - Posted July 29, 2013
Oscar winner Forest Whitaker, Emmy Award-winning talk show host Oprah Winfrey and Lincoln actor David Oyelowo will lend their voices to the audiobook edition of ... [semanticweb.com]

The Ticker: Zinczenko, NAMIC, Martin - Posted July 18, 2013
ABC News is adding former NBC News contributor and Men's Health editor David Zinczenko as health and wellness editor. Zinczenko, a good friend of ABC News anchor Dan Abrams, will appear on all programs and platforms. The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NA... [TVNewser]

The AM Ticker: MacVicar, King, Asiana - Posted July 15, 2013
Al Jazeera America has named Sheila MacVicar a correspondent for "America Tonight," its daily primetime newsmagazine. She was most recently an international correspondent for CBS News, and previously worked for ABC News, CBC News and CNN. She will be based in DC. Season two of "Larry King Now" kic... [TVNewser]

'Katie' Shakes Up Leadership Team, as Co-EPs and Director Exit - Posted June 11, 2013
After just a few weeks running Katie Couric's syndicated talk show "Katie," Rachel Mi... [TVNewser]

Diane Sawyer, Greta Van Susteren Make Forbes Most Powerful Women List - Posted May 22, 2013
Diane Sawyer and Greta Van Susteren have made Forbes' 2013 list of the World's Most Powerful Women. Sawyer ... [TVNewser]

Boring Guy Tom Hanks Tops '100 Most Trusted People in America' List - Posted May 7, 2013
Reader's Digest just published a piece titled the "100 Most Trusted People in America" and Tom Hanks took the top spot. This is not sur... [FishbowlLA]

Stephen Colbert Starts 'cOlbert's Book Club' with 'The Great Gatsby' - Posted May 7, 2013
The Colbert Report host Stephen Colbert plans to launch "cOlbert's Book Club." For the first installment of this humorous "rip off" of Oprah Winfrey's book club, Colbert plans to discuss The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Jennifer Egan... [GalleyCat]

Mediaplanet Prepares to Empower Bay Area Female Tech Leaders - Posted April 23, 2013
As a Mediaplanet Publishing project manager, Janel Gallucci (pictured) oversaw a series of four 2010-12 USA TODAY 16 to 24-page broadsheet insert sections ... [FishbowlLA]

Women in the World, Brought to you by Women in TV News - Posted April 5, 2013
NBC News special correspondent Chelsea Clinton was among the tvnewsers leading panels at today's Women in the World conference. But it was her mother who got a thunderous applause and shouts of ... [TVNewser]

Willie Geist, Natalie Morales Will Host Nik Wallenda Walk Across Grand Canyon - Posted April 5, 2013
In June, daredevil Nik Wallenda will attempt to walk across the Grand Canyon on a tightrope, live on Discovery Channe... [TVNewser]

The Evening Ticker: Kent, Dobbs, Beast - Posted April 1, 2013
Fox Business Network has hired Jo Ling Kent as a business reporter, based in New York. Kent joins FBN from NBC O&O WVIT in Hartford, CT. Kent previously worked for ABC News, CNN and as an embed for NBC News during the 2012 election. Speaking of FBN, Lou Dobbs ... [TVNewser]

How to Pitch Your Clients to O Magazine - Posted March 21, 2013
The queen of media's eponymous mag boasts 14 million readers and has numerous accolades to its credit. After launching in 2000 through a partnership with Hearst, the pub has earned a dozen ASME nods and has become the go-to resource encouraging "confident, intelligent women to reach for thei... [PRNewser]

Land $2 Per Word at O, The Oprah Magazine - Posted March 21, 2013
After launching in 2000 through a partnership with Hearst, O, The Oprah Winfrey Magazine has amassed a dozen ASME nods and won numerous accolades. Although it has some heavy newsstand competition, O's health editor ... [FishbowlDC]

Land $2 Per Word at O, The Oprah Magazine - Posted March 21, 2013
After launching in 2000 through a partnership with Hearst, O, The Oprah Winfrey Magazine has amassed a dozen ASME nods and won numerous accolades. Although it has some heavy newsstand competition, O's health editor ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Land $2 Per Word at O, The Oprah Magazine - Posted March 21, 2013
After launching in 2000 through a partnership with Hearst, O, The Oprah Winfrey Magazine has amassed a dozen ASME nods and won numerous accolades. Although it has some heavy newsstand competition, O's health editor ... [FishbowlNY]

Lori Greiner Talks About the Oprah Effect and What Inventors Need to Be Successful - Posted March 19, 2013
Lori Greiner knows firsthand the power of ... [PRNewser]

Lori Greiner Discusses 'Oprah Effect,' What Inventors Need to Succeed - Posted March 19, 2013
Lori Greiner knows firsthand the power of Oprah Winfrey to sell product.... [UnBeige]

Lori Greiner Talks About the Oprah Effect and What Inventors Need to Be Successful - Posted March 19, 2013
Lori Greiner knows firsthand the power of Oprah Winfrey to sell product.... [FishbowlDC]

Lori Greiner on the Oprah Effect and What Inventors Need to be Successful - Posted March 19, 2013
Lori Greiner knows firsthand the power of ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Lori Greiner on the Oprah Effect and What Inventors Need to be Successful - Posted March 19, 2013
Lori Greiner knows firsthand the power of ... [FishbowlNY]

Lori Greiner Talks About the Oprah Effect and What Inventors Need to Succeed - Posted March 19, 2013
Lori Greiner knows firsthand the power of Oprah Winfrey to sell product.... [TVSpy]

Cruise-Holmes Scientology Spoof Gathering Steam in Chicago - Posted March 15, 2013
The buzz is growing for The TomKat Project, a bare-bones stage show running through April 24 at the Playground Theater in Chicago. Scientology watcher Tony Ortega ... [FishbowlLA]

Factiva Informs A Look At Women Business Leaders On International Women's Day - Posted March 8, 2013
Today marks International Women's Day 2013, and Dow Jones & Company is marking the date with a video and infographics that looks at women's evo... [semanticweb.com]

'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]

5 Tips for Social Media Event Planning and Activation - Posted March 4, 2013
Today we bring you a guest post courtesy of Cara Kleinhaut, founder of award-winning event creative, production and design agency Caravents. In the last few weeks alone, Caravents has organized and promoted events r... [PRNewser]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Gay Marriage Support | Groupon Earnings - Posted February 28, 2013
Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email.   Facebook Backs Same-Sex Marriage in Supreme Court Filing... [SocialTimes.com]

O's Adam Glassman on the Worst Thing You Can Do in a Job Interview - Posted February 20, 2013
If only he had enough hours in a day. That's the most challenging part of Adam Glassman's gig as creative director of O Magazine, a post where he's constantly navigating the worlds of graphic design and fashion.... [TVNewser]

The Afternoon Ticker: Bob/NAB, 'Time'/CNN, Debate/Candy - Posted February 20, 2013
CBS News anchor Bob Schieffer will be receiving the 2013 NAB Distinguished Service Award at this year's NAB show in April. The award honors "members of the broadcast community who have made significant and lasting contributions to broadcasting." Previous recipients included Walter Cronkite, Edward R. Murrow, Ronald Reagan and ... [TVNewser]

Adam Glassman Talks Rookie Fashion Stylist Mistakes - Posted February 20, 2013
If only he had enough hours in a day. That's the most challenging part of Adam Glassman's gig as creative director of O Magazine, a post where he's constantly navigating the worlds of graphic design and fashion.... [Inside Mobile Apps]

O's Adam Glassman: 'Even Oprah thought I was nuts in the beginning' - Posted February 20, 2013
If only he had enough hours in a day. That's the most challenging part of Adam Glassman's gig as creative director of O: The Oprah Magazine, a post where he's constantly navigating the worlds of graphic design... [morningmedianewsfeed]

O's Adam Glassman: 'Even Oprah thought I was nuts in the beginning' - Posted February 20, 2013
If only he had enough hours in a day. That's the most challenging part of Adam Glassman's gig as creative director of O: The Oprah Magazine, a post where he's constantly navigating the worlds of graphic design... [FishbowlNY]

Kitty Kelley to Write Book About the Women of the U.S. Senate - Posted February 4, 2013
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Katie Couric Gets First On-Camera Interview with Manti Te'o - Posted January 20, 2013
Manti Te'o has granted his first on-camera interview following revelations of a hoax involving a fake girlf... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Katie Couric Gets First On-Camera Interview with Manti Te'o - Posted January 20, 2013
Manti Te'o has granted his first on-camera interview following revelations of a hoax involving a fake girlf... [FishbowlNY]

Katie Couric Gets First On-Camera Interview with Manti Te'o - Posted January 20, 2013
Manti Te'o has granted his first on-camera interview following revelations of a hoax involving a fake girlf... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Brian & Oprah, 60 & AFC, Soledad & Sonia - Posted January 18, 2013
"Rock Center with Brian Williams" drew 4.4 million viewers last night, topping Oprah Winfrey's Lance Armstrong interview. "Rock Center" also had its best A18-49 and A25-54... [TVNewser]

3.2 Million People Watch Oprah Winfrey-Lance Armstrong Interview On OWN - Posted January 18, 2013
3.2 million people watched Oprah Winfrey interview Lance Armstrong on a special edition of "Oprah's Next Chapter" last night on OWN, according to preliminary numbers from Nielsen. It drew an additional 1.2 milli... [TVNewser]

MSG's Al Trautwig Offers Insight into Professed Cheater Lance Armstrong - Posted January 18, 2013
By now you probably heard or saw Lance Armstrong make his official cheating declaration to Oprah Winfrey. Armstrong, a cancer survivor, was the most decorated cyclist ever with a record seven Tour de France victories. With h... [morningmedianewsfeed]

MSG's Al Trautwig Offers Insight into Professed Cheater Lance Armstrong - Posted January 18, 2013
By now you probably heard or saw Lance Armstrong make his official cheating declaration to Oprah Winfrey. Armstrong, a cancer survivor, was the most decorated cyclist ever with a record seven Tour de France victories. With h... [FishbowlNY]

Following Oprah-Armstrong Interview, A Rush For Followups - Posted January 18, 2013
Last night was night one of the Oprah Winfrey interview of disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong. Oprah wasted no time, getting Armstrong to confess to doping right off the bat in a series of pointed yes or no questions. WATCH: Following the interv... [TVNewser]

Networks Angling For Manti Te'o Interview - Posted January 17, 2013
As the Manti Te'o hoax story spreads across the media landscape, the race is on to get the first interview with the star Notre Dame football player. TVNewser hears that ESPN and NBC News have both been making their pitch to No... [TVNewser]

For ABC's Neal Karlinsky, Lance Armstrong Confession Is Personal - Posted January 16, 2013
As Lance Armstrong comes clean to Oprah Winfrey about his days of doping, it is something of a bittersweet moment for ABC News correspondent ... [TVNewser]

Lance Armstrong's Confession: A PR Win for Oprah? - Posted January 15, 2013
In a breaking story that will surprise very few, sources close to Lance Armstrong confirm that he used his exclusive interview with ... [PRNewser]

The Morning Ticker: Cavuto, Gasparino, Oprah - Posted January 15, 2013
Nowadays Neil Cavuto is successful anchor on Fox news and Fox Business Network, but did you know his first job was as a fish fryer at an Arthur Treacher's fast food joint? It's true, and he relates the story to the Danbury News-Times. Speaking of... [TVNewser]

CBS News Chief: 'We Wanted the Lance Armstrong Interview Badly' - Posted January 14, 2013
As disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong prepares to sit down with Oprah Winfrey tonight (the interview will air on OWN Thursday), the chairman of CBS News says that the network regrets that Armstrong didn't sit with them instead. "We wanted the Lance Armstrong interview badly. He chose to go with Oprah," said Jeff... [TVNewser]

Reader Poll: Should Lance Armstrong Fess Up to Oprah? - Posted January 9, 2013
We know a few of our readers have probably run out of patience with Lance Armstrong at this point, but he remains one of the best-known names in sports, and the delicate dance he continues to perform in the interest of maintaining his ... [PRNewser]

The Morning Ticker: Armstrong, Gore, Ex - Posted January 9, 2013
Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong will break his silence, giving Oprah Winfrey the first interview since he was banned from the sport for doping. The interview will air on OWN next Thursday at 9 PM. The New York Post's Linda Stasi... [TVNewser]

CBS' Gayle King Guests On NBC's '30 Rock' - Posted December 7, 2012
"CBS This Morning" co-anchor Gayle King made a guest appearance as herself on the NBC sitcom "30 Rock" last night. Liz Lemon (played by Tina Fey) was honored as one of the "80 under 80" by a New York women's media organization. King was also an attendee, and had some sage... [TVNewser]

Disney-ABC Television President Anne Sweeney Tops THR's Women in Entertainment Power 100 List - Posted December 5, 2012
The Hollywood Reporter is out with its annual Women in Entertainment P... [TVNewser]

Oprah on Letterman Chat: 'It felt like Dave was giving me therapy' - Posted November 27, 2012
David Letterman invited Oprah Winfrey to his alma mater, Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana Monday. ... [TVNewser]

Oprah Uses Apple iPad to Endorse Microsoft Surface - Posted November 19, 2012
The public understands the challenges of brand consistency in the digital age. With so many distractions unfolding so continuously and quickly, it's easy to go off message or reveal a failure in a brand's promise or values. Just as that dangerous mix of human fallibility and technical reliability ... [AgencySpy]

Oprah Uses Apple iPad to Endorse Microsoft Surface - Posted November 19, 2012
The public understands the challenges of brand consistency in the digital age. With so many distractions unfolding so continuously and quickly, it's easy to go off message or reveal a failure in a brand's promise or values. Just as that dangerous mix of human fallibility and technical reliability ... [PRNewser]

Students Camp Out for Team Dave+Oprah - Posted November 12, 2012
While Twilight fans were busy camping out in downtown Los Angeles this weekend for tonight's Breaking Dawn - Part 2 premiere, another overnight line-up sprung up Friday-Saturday in Muncie, Indiana. It was for a different kind of sequel: the November 26 installment of Ball State's David Letterman Lecture Series featuring very... [FishbowlLA]

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

Robin Roberts, MSNBC on Ebony Power 100 List - Posted November 2, 2012
Ebony magazine has revealed its Power 100 list of the most influential African Americans. On the list, Pres. Barack and Michelle Obam... [TVNewser]

Re-Branding: Oprah, HuffPo Join Forces - Posted November 1, 2012
Two of the media world's biggest one-woman brands have joined forces in the interest of elevating both of their profiles--and their respective media outlets. After some earlier announcements, the two chose today to launch "HuffPost OW... [PRNewser]

Bill O'Reilly Loves 'Lincoln': 'You Know You're Gonna Win Best Picture' - Posted October 26, 2012
Fox News Channel's Bill O'Reilly gives an enthusiastic two thumbs up for "Lincoln," the new Steven Spielberg film which documents the final few months of th... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Calls Into 'GMA' - Posted October 25, 2012
At the end of "Good Morning America" this morning, the anchor team (joined by guest-host Oprah Winfrey) had a special guest, apparently booked by Oprah herself: ... [TVNewser]

As Sweeps Begins, Morning Shows Go Big - Posted October 25, 2012
Today is the first day of November sweeps, and the network morning shows responded accordingly in an effort to draw as many viewers as possible. NBC, CBS and ABC each had a big "get," and made news in some way. On the serious news front, NBC's "Today" had an interview with DC... [TVNewser]

Publicist-Turned-Filmmaker Ava DuVernay Gets Glowing AP Profile - Posted October 19, 2012
A year that began with Ava DuVernay claiming the first-ever win by a black woman of Sundance's Best Director prize continues apace this month for the former film publicist. As she told AP entertainment writer ... [FishbowlLA]

'CBS This Morning' Book Club, Naturalization Ceremony On NBC Among Sweeps Stunts - Posted October 16, 2012
With November's ratings sweeps period approaching, the network morning shows are preparing special programming to take advantage of the event. "CBS This Morning" is launching an interactive book club for viewers that will culminate next month. The initiative, dubbed, "CBS This Morning Reads," is kicking off with a re-release of Team of... [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]

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 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]

O Magazine Announces Three New Hires - Posted September 11, 2012
O, The Oprah Magazine is shuffling the deck for a new look. The publication named a trio of appointments today. Kirby Rodriguez becomes design director, Leigh... [morningmedianewsfeed]

O Magazine Announces Three New Hires - Posted September 11, 2012
O, The Oprah Magazine is shuffling the deck for a new look. The publication named a trio of appointments today. Kirby Rodriguez becomes design director, Leigh... [FishbowlNY]

Katie Couric Makes Her Daytime Debut - Posted September 10, 2012
After more than a year of planning and promoting, ... [TVSpy]

For THR Awards Blogger, It's Telluride - Take Two - Posted August 31, 2012
A year ago at this time, Scott Feinberg (pictured) had just signed a contract with The Hollywood Reporter to join the publication as lead awards blogger and tumbled into his first-ever trip to ... [FishbowlLA]

Oprah And Gayle King To Go Head To Head In The Morning - Posted August 30, 2012
Following the announcement this morning that today would be Robin Roberts... [TVNewser]

Diane Sawyer, Christiane Amanpour, Greta Van Susteren Among 'World's Most Powerful Women' - Posted August 22, 2012
Forbes released this year's list of the "100 Most Powerful Women," and women in media are very well-represented. Among TV news personalities, "ABC World News" anchor ... [TVNewser]

Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary Adds 'Mashup' & 'e-reader' - Posted August 15, 2012
Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary has added ten new words to its 2012 edition: "f-bomb," "aha moment," "man cave," "sexting," "gastropub," "e-reader," "bucket list," "earworm," "game changer" and "mashup." In the past 24 hours, "f-bomb," "sexting" and "man cave" were among the ... [GalleyCat]

Oprah's Next Chapter: Getting Back Into The Newsmaker Interview game - Posted June 25, 2012
Be advised TV news bookers: Oprah Winfrey wants back in on the high-profile newsmaker interview game. When her syndicated talk show ended last year, Oprah left the limelight, and said that she would be dedicat... [TVNewser]

Who is Filling Oprah's Shoes? - Posted June 22, 2012
The AP's David Bauder wonders who is getting the "gets" since ... [TVNewser]

Meet Devon Franklin, Oprah's New BFF - Posted June 20, 2012
DeVon Franklin, VP of production for Columbia/Sony Pictures, had a very big weekend. On Saturday, he tied the knot wit... [FishbowlLA]

Spanish-Language Talk Show Icon Cristina Saralegui Gets Political, Endorses Obama In Campaign Ad - Posted June 18, 2012
One of the most famous faces ever to appear on Spanish-language TV is getting political. Journalist Cristina Saralegui, who for 21 years hosted "El Show de Cristina" on Univision, is endorsing President Obama in a new campaign commercial. WATCH: Her Univision show ended in 2010... [TVNewser]

Oprah's Departure Leads to Tighter Ratings Races - Posted June 11, 2012
The departure of Oprah Winfrey from daytime television last summer has resulted in more competitive ratings battles in top markets across the U.S., Brian Stelter of the New York Times ... [TVSpy]

Oprah Launches Book Club 2.0 - Posted June 1, 2012
A new video from Oprah Winfrey has relaunched her book club. Only this time it's Book Club 2.0, a digitized version of the club that will include e-books (notes highlighting the parts she likes will be included), a Twitter hashtag #oprahsbookclub, and additional interaction on Facebook and elsewh... [AgencySpy]

Oprah Launches Book Club 2.0 - Posted June 1, 2012
A new video from Oprah Winfrey has relaunched her book club. Only this time it's Book Club 2.0, a digitized version of the club that will include e-books (notes highlighting the parts she likes will be included), a Twitter hashtag #oprahsbookclub, and additional interaction on Facebook and elsewh... [TVNewser]

Oprah Winfrey Relaunches Her Book Club with 'Wild' by Cheryl Strayed - Posted June 1, 2012
Oprah Winfrey relaunched her book club today, celebrating Wild by Cheryl Strayed in a video about "Book Club 2.0." The New York Times broke the news with ... [GalleyCat]

Deadline's Mike Fleming Takes Another Playboy Detour - Posted May 21, 2012
Although Mike Fleming's deadline.com duties keep him very busy, he still finds the time to continue one longstanding freelance tradition. The Playboy interview. Beginning with ... [FishbowlLA]

Glenn Beck Moves Up on Forbes' Most Powerful Celebrities List - Posted May 16, 2012
Jennifer Lopez, Oprah Winfrey and Justin Bieber are at the top of Forbes' annual Most Powerful Celebrities list. Unveiled today, the list is compiled based on earnings ... [TVNewser]

The Best Ad-Related Videos of the Week - Posted May 11, 2012
Ad-related videos! This is where we find a bunch of fun clips and loosely associate them with advertising because, hell, everything is an ad for something nowadays, whether it's promoting a movie as this week's Between Two Ferns clip does, or promoting tolerance with Foamy the Squirrel. So, on to the... [AgencySpy]

Jacquelyn Mitchard to Head YA Imprint at F+W Media - Posted May 9, 2012
Novelist Jacquelyn Mitchard has joined F+W Media as the head of their new young adult fiction imprint, Merit Press Books. The imprint will release five titles this year and has thirteen books slated for 2013. Oprah Winfrey selected Mitchard's 1996 novel, The Deep End of the Ocean, as the f... [GalleyCat]

Thanks to Homeless Man, OWN Finally Gets Some Good PR - Posted April 25, 2012
Just when Oprah Winfrey perhaps needed him most, homeless LA resident "Eddie" has come to the public relations rescue of the embattled media mogul and her fellow OWN executives. This recent encounter at B... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of April 2 - Posted April 12, 2012
As we told you on Monday, "Today" was the winner for the week of April 2. With Sa... [TVNewser]

Oprah Addresses OWN's Struggles, Signs Deal With Comcast - Posted April 2, 2012
Oprah Winfrey has inked a deal with Comcast that will bring her struggling OWN channel to millions of additional homes. The deal will tack on three mill... [PRNewser]

Oprah Addresses OWN's Struggles, Signs Deal With Comcast - Posted April 2, 2012
Oprah Winfrey has inked a deal with Comcast that will bring her struggling OWN channel to millions of additional homes. The deal will tack on three mill... [AgencySpy]

Oprah Opens up on OWN: 'The Most Painful Thing for Me Was to Have to Let People Go.' - Posted April 2, 2012
As "Good Morning America" and the "Today" show each reached into their bag of tricks to bring in viewers, the biggest media news of the morning came on "CBS This Morning" during an interview with Oprah Winfrey. Winfrey opened up with Charlie Rose... [TVNewser]

A 'Nervous' Katie Couric on 'Good Morning America' While 'Today' Teases 'Legend' - Posted April 2, 2012
"We're glad to have Katie Couric here," said George Stephanopoulos at the start of this morning's "Good Morning America" where Couric is sitting in all w... [TVNewser]

Oprah to Appear on 'CBS This Morning' April 2 - Posted March 28, 2012
If you had "three months" in your office's "When will Oprah appear on 'CBS This Morning'" pool, then congratulations, you win! When it was announced that Gayle King would be one of the co-anchors of the new CBS morning sh... [TVNewser]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted March 23, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Former Bloomberg Radio Anchor Becomes Published Author (left), March 17 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted March 23, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Former Bloomberg Radio Anchor Becomes Published Author (left), March 17 ... [FishbowlNY]

Revolving Door: Changes at OWN, 'HGTV Magazine,' and More - Posted March 20, 2012
Oprah Winfrey's OWN has announced a number of big changes. First we ... [PRNewser]

Massive Layoffs Hit Oprah Winfrey's OWN - Posted March 20, 2012
Call it The Next Chapter at OWN! Oprah Winfrey's struggling network, OWN, is headed for some major restructuring. The network announced one-fifth, or 30 staffers based in New York and Los Angeles, are being laid off. "As CEO, I... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Massive Layoffs Hit Oprah Winfrey's OWN - Posted March 20, 2012
Call it The Next Chapter at OWN! Oprah Winfrey's struggling network, OWN, is headed for some major restructuring. The network announced one-fifth, or 30 staffers based in New York and Los Angeles, are being laid off. "As CEO, I... [FishbowlNY]

OWN Restructuring Results in 30 Pink Slips - Posted March 19, 2012
The Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) laid off 30 employees in Los Angeles and New York Monday as the network faces another round of restructuring. This time around, the suits from Discovery Communications are coming in to help oversee operations. The Los Angeles Times has the ... [FishbowlLA]

Magic Johnson Launching African-American Focused TV Channel - Posted February 21, 2012
Throughout his NBA and business career, Magic Johnson has always aspired to achieve great things. So it's only logical that he would choose to call his new TV channel Aspire. Per an ... [FishbowlLA]

Jimmy Kimmel Lands Oprah for Oscars Special - Posted February 16, 2012
For years now, the most entertaining part of the Oscars has been Jimmy Kimmel's post-Academy Awards special. The ABC late night talk show host ... [FishbowlLA]

Oprah Tries to Boost OWN Ratings, Broke Nielsen Rules in the Process - Posted February 13, 2012
While most of the tweets that turned up on our feed last night were about the #Grammys, I remember one in particular from my (imaginary) friend @Oprah that was not: "Every 1 who can please turn to OWN especially if u have a Neilsen box." Because we're (imaginary) friends... [PRNewser]

National Enquirer Zig Zags to Whitney Houston Doc - Posted February 13, 2012
The National Enquirer is certainly not alone in racing to put together a broadcast about the late Whitney Houston. For example, ... [FishbowlLA]

Specials on Whitney Houston Ahead of Tonight's Grammy Awards - Posted February 12, 2012
The day-long coverage of the death of Whitney Houston will culminate on CBS tonight with the Grammy awards where there will be a simple tribute to Houston who died yesterday in her room at the Beverly Hilton hotel. The Grammy's opene... [TVNewser]

Specials on Whitney Houston Ahead of Tonight's Grammy Awards - Posted February 12, 2012
The day-long coverage of the death of Whitney Houston will culminate on CBS tonight with the Grammy awards where there will be a simple tribute to Houston who died yesterday in her room at the Beverly Hilton hotel. The Grammy's opene... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Specials on Whitney Houston Ahead of Tonight's Grammy Awards - Posted February 12, 2012
The day-long coverage of the death of Whitney Houston will culminate on CBS tonight with the Grammy awards where there will be a simple tribute to Houston who died yesterday in her room at the Beverly Hilton hotel. The Grammy's opene... [FishbowlNY]

O, The Oprah Magazine Struggling - Posted February 7, 2012
Looks like OWN isn't the only Oprah Winfrey media property struggling since the talk goddess left her syndicated show. Adweek reports that... [FishbowlLA]

When You're Oprah's BFF, and Anchor a Morning Show, You Can Shoot Down Oprah Rumors - Posted January 27, 2012
"CBS This Morning" co-anchor Gayle King, who holds the title of Duchess of Oprahlandia, was able to stop a story in its tracks this morning. King ... [TVNewser]

If OWN Channel Doesn't Work Out, Oprah's Going to Be a Farmer - Posted December 29, 2011
January 1st marks the one-year anniversary of the launch of Oprah Winfrey's OWN channel. As you've probably heard, 2011 didn't go so great for OWN. Its ratings routinely failed to top the meager showing of its predecessor Discovery Health. That probably h... [FishbowlLA]

Real Housewife Melissa Gorga Dishes on Her Sister-in-Law From Hell - Posted November 30, 2011
Slow moving holiday tourists and presidential motorcades be damned. Nothing could keep the faithful away from Michael's today. With the place decked out in its holiday finery, the mood was like a swanky office party on steroids. While the usual suspects and a cool visitor from California (producer/composer ... [FishbowlLA]

Oprah Addresses Honorary Oscar Doubters - Posted November 8, 2011
AP Hollywood correspondent Sandy Cohen has scored a solid Oprah Winfrey interview after bypassing the usual PR channels: ... [FishbowlLA]

Chicago Journo Refuses to Take 'No' for an Oprah Answer - Posted October 26, 2011
Everyone seems to think the character played by Maya Rudolph on NBC's new sitcom Up All Night is based on Oprah Winfrey... [GalleyCat]

Media Execs Crack Forbes '400 Richest' List - Posted September 24, 2011
Forbes released its annual list of the 400 richest Americans, and a number of media power players made the cut. Finishing toward the top of the list: New York City Mayor and Bloomberg LP founder ... [TVNewser]

KGO Expands Weekend Newscasts To a Full Hour - Posted September 8, 2011
KGO, the ABC owned-and-operated station in San Francisco, is expanding their 11 p.m. weekend newscast to a full hour beginning this weekend. KGO's Alan Wang (pictured), the current 11 p... [TVSpy]

Big Corporations Among Major Donors to MLK Memorial - Posted August 24, 2011
[caption id="attachment_26303" align="alignleft" width="319" caption="Photo: Amy Ta/NPR"][/caption] The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, which will have its official dedication this Sunday, August 28, had financial help from some major corporations. ... [PRNewser]

Forbes Ranks The World's 100 Most Powerful Women - Posted August 24, 2011
Even though lists like Forbes' 100 Most Powerful Women are essentially meaningless, the people included are usually worth noting, so they do serve a little purpose. This ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Forbes Ranks The World's 100 Most Powerful Women - Posted August 24, 2011
Even though lists like Forbes' 100 Most Powerful Women are essentially meaningless, the people included are usually worth noting, so they do serve a little purpose. This ... [FishbowlNY]

WKYT Plans to Add Half-Hour Newscast at 10 a.m. - Posted August 15, 2011
WKYT will become the first station in the Lexington, KY market to have a 10 a.m. newscast beginning September 12. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports that stat... [SocialTimes.com]

WKYT Plans to Add Half-Hour Newscast at 10 a.m. - Posted August 15, 2011
WKYT will become the first station in the Lexington, KY market to have a 10 a.m. newscast beginning September 12. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports that stat... [TVSpy]

'The Oprah Winfrey Show' Book Gets 500K First Printing - Posted August 12, 2011
Abrams will release The Oprah Winfrey Show: Reflections on an American Legacy on November 15th. According to Publishers Weekly, an initial printing of 500,000 copies has been ordered. ... [GalleyCat]

Authors Get to Know the Real Arnon Milchan - Posted August 11, 2011
Next week, a must-read for Hollywood aficionados arrives in bookstores: Confidential: The Life of Secret Agent Turned Hollywood Tycoon Arnon Milchan... [FishbowlLA]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted July 29, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Hearst to Launch "Cosmo for Guys," July 27 O... [FishbowlLA]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted July 29, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Hearst to Launch "Cosmo for Guys," July 27 O... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted July 29, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Hearst to Launch "Cosmo for Guys," July 27 O... [FishbowlNY]

Melania Trump, Charles Grodin and Princess Di's Wedding Designer - Posted July 20, 2011
-- DIANE CLEHANE The oppressive heat didn't keep the faithful away from Michael's today. The joint was jumping with media mavens of every stripe, including one editor who is clearly having a moment (David Zinczenko), high-profile publish... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Melania Trump, Charles Grodin and Princess Di's Wedding Designer - Posted July 20, 2011
-- DIANE CLEHANE The oppressive heat didn't keep the faithful away from Michael's today. The joint was jumping with media mavens of every stripe, including one editor who is clearly having a moment (David Zinczenko), high-profile publish... [FishbowlNY]

Bill Kurtis, Tom Skilling Reflect as Chicago Newsers Gather at Broadcast Museum - Posted June 20, 2011
[caption id="attachment_12656" align="alignleft" width="313" caption="WMAQ's Paula Faris and Dick Johnson attend the gala opening of the Museum of Broadcast Communications."][/caption]Chicago's TV news anchors and reporters were out in force for a sneak preview open house at the city's new Museum of Broadcast Communications Thursda... [TVSpy]

Oprah Dreams of O.J. Confessing to Her - Posted June 17, 2011
It's a long-running joke that anyone looking to unburden their soul of a troubling transgression will confess to Oprah Winfrey on her television ... [SportsNewser]

5 p.m. News Returns to WNBC, as New York Live Moves to 3 p.m. - Posted June 17, 2011
How will WNBC mark two years on the air for lifestyle and entertainment show New York Live (formerly LX New York)? WNBC/Channel 4 has announced that they will bring news back to viewers at the, once coveted, 5 p.m. slot. "We're excited to announce the launch of a 5 p.m. newscast on NBC... [morningmedianewsfeed]

5 p.m. News Returns to WNBC, as New York Live Moves to 3 p.m. - Posted June 17, 2011
How will WNBC mark two years on the air for lifestyle and entertainment show New York Live (formerly LX New York)? WNBC/Channel 4 has announced that they will bring news back to viewers at the, once coveted, 5 p.m. slot. "We're excited to announce the launch of a 5 p.m. newscast on NBC... [FishbowlNY]

Military 'Joining Forces' With Hollywood - Posted June 16, 2011
[caption id="attachment_22768" align="alignleft" width="348" caption="Michelle Obama with military panelists on Monday. Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson"][/caption] Hollywood's relationship with the military has needed counseling for quite some time. But it took ... [PRNewser]

Oprah Throws Down O.J. Simpson Challenge - Posted June 16, 2011
Sometime today, Nevada prison inmate O.J. Simpson will likely get wind of Oprah Winfrey's ... [FishbowlLA]

Star Anchors Search for Profits On Their Own - Posted June 8, 2011
The New York Times' Brian Stelter has a front page story today about the massive amount of talent changes going on at the networks recently. Meredith Viera ... [TVNewser]

Who Is Katie Couric, Really? - Posted June 7, 2011
[caption id="attachment_22198" align="alignleft" width="314" caption="Photo: Rick Rowell, ABC via Getty Images"][/caption] Katie Couric's new gig at ABC opens up new doors for her on daytime TV. According to yesterday's announcement, Couric will jump right in to the ... [PRNewser]

Oprah Winfrey's Many Lessons in Good Branding - Posted May 25, 2011
The final installment of The Oprah Winfrey Show is airing across a sad country today. And at Oprah's final good-bye (from her ABC daytime program, at least; she'll be starting a new program called Oprah's Next Chapter on... [PRNewser]

Oprah's Last Show Ever: How Twitter is Toasting this End of an Era - Posted May 24, 2011
May 25 is a landmark day for millions and millions of people. It is the date of Oprah Winfrey's last television show. After a quarter-century of riveting interviews and discussions that have kept daytime television watchers enthralled, the end of an era has arrived. Naturally, Twitter is abuzz with tributes to... [SocialTimes.com]

Twynergy App from HP Compares Twitter Personas - Posted May 23, 2011
A new app from HP, Twynergy, streamlines the process of finding Twitter users to follow by examining profiles and associating them with topics. Chief technology officer Phil McKinney revealed Twynergy during a speech at ... [SocialTimes.com]

WTVD Readies 4 p.m. Newscast to Replace 'Oprah' - Posted May 23, 2011
WTVD is preparing to launch the first 4-5 p.m. newscast in the Raleigh market later this week, replacing Oprah when she signs off on Wednesday. ... [SocialTimes.com]

WTVD Readies 4 p.m. Newscast to Replace 'Oprah' - Posted May 23, 2011
WTVD is preparing to launch the first 4-5 p.m. newscast in the Raleigh market later this week, replacing Oprah when she signs off on Wednesday. ... [TVSpy]

Top 10 Bestselling Books in Oprah's Book Club - Posted May 20, 2011
To commemorate the end of Oprah's Book Club, the Nielsen Company has compiled a list of the top ten bestselling books from Oprah Winfrey's magical library over the last ten years. We've included the complete chart below--Eckhart Tolle topped th... [GalleyCat]

Mary Hart's Final 'Entertainment Tonight' - Posted May 20, 2011
The season of lasts continues on TV. Tonight is Mary Hart's final "Entertainment Tonight." During the final show, which was taped yesterday, Hart was surprised by former co-hosts Bo... [TVSpy]

Fox 5/WNYW Sends Dr. Oz to 4 p.m. Looking to Grab Oprah's Audience - Posted May 20, 2011
With Oprah Winfrey set to sail off into cable TV full time next week, some stations are looking to fill the void left by her 25 legendary years. Fox 5/WNYW had an easy decision--move Dr. (Mehmet) Oz to 4 p.m. beginning Thursday. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Fox 5/WNYW Sends Dr. Oz to 4 p.m. Looking to Grab Oprah's Audience - Posted May 20, 2011
With Oprah Winfrey set to sail off into cable TV full time next week, some stations are looking to fill the void left by her 25 legendary years. Fox 5/WNYW had an easy decision--move Dr. (Mehmet) Oz to 4 p.m. beginning Thursday. ... [FishbowlNY]

Mary McDonagh Murphy to Release Harper Lee Documentary - Posted May 11, 2011
Filmmaker Mary McDonagh Murphy has created a new documentary about celebrated author Harper Lee entitled Hey, Boo: Harper Lee and To Kill a Mockingbird. According to ... [GalleyCat]

Oprah: Acting on Broadway 'Is Really Going to Happen' - Posted May 10, 2011
Oprah Winfrey is coming for us, New Yorkers. She tells The Chicago Tribune that s... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Oprah: Acting on Broadway 'Is Really Going to Happen' - Posted May 10, 2011
Oprah Winfrey is coming for us, New Yorkers. She tells The Chicago Tribune that s... [FishbowlNY]

Oprah and Phil Knight give audience free Nikes -- imprinted with names of Oprah and Phil Knight - Posted April 26, 2011
Call me old-fashioned, but it's kind of tacky to give people a present with your name on it, no? But that's what Oprah Winfrey and Nike founder Phil Knight did during Winfrey's show on Tuesday, giving the audience free ru... [SportsNewser]

WABC Reveals Post-Oprah Anchor Lineup; New 4 p.m. Newscast - Posted April 22, 2011
Whether WABC is ready for Oprah Winfrey to leave the air next month after 25 top-rated seasons doesn't matter now. The eventual 4 p.m. change is about to happen. Today, WABC took the first step--- making its own changes. First off, the station finally announced t... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WABC Reveals Post-Oprah Anchor Lineup; New 4 p.m. Newscast - Posted April 22, 2011
Whether WABC is ready for Oprah Winfrey to leave the air next month after 25 top-rated seasons doesn't matter now. The eventual 4 p.m. change is about to happen. Today, WABC took the first step--- making its own changes. First off, the station finally announced t... [FishbowlNY]

James Frey Will Return To Oprah Winfrey's Show - Posted April 21, 2011
Novelist James Frey will return to Oprah Winfrey's television show for the first time since she cr... [GalleyCat]

Joe Scarborough, Al Jazeera Reporter Ayman Mohyeldin Make 'Time 100' - Posted April 21, 2011
This year's "Time 100" list is out, and a number of TV and media figures made the cut. MSNBC's Joe Scarborough is ... [TVNewser]

ESPN, Oprah make dream come true for aspiring sportscaster - Posted April 20, 2011
Cleveland resident Ron Brown is a big fan of ESPN and has always wanted to a sportscaster. He was watching ESPN News the other day when something downright cool happened. Take it away, Mark Dawidziak of the Cleveland Plain-Dealer: Ron Brown was sitting in the bar of a Winking Lizard restaurant Sunday... [SportsNewser]

Oprah, Morgan Freeman and Mythbusters: Discovery Woos Advertisers and Media Buyers at Upfront Soiree - Posted April 15, 2011
Yesterday evening Discovery Communications held its annual upfront presentation, wooing advertisers and media buyers, while previewing upcoming programming and networks. With a suite of channels that includes Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet and OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network, there was plenty of ground to cover. Luckily, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Oprah, Morgan Freeman and Mythbusters: Discovery Woos Advertisers and Media Buyers at Upfront Soiree - Posted April 15, 2011
Yesterday evening Discovery Communications held its annual upfront presentation, wooing advertisers and media buyers, while previewing upcoming programming and networks. With a suite of channels that includes Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet and OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network, there was plenty of ground to cover. Luckily, ... [FishbowlNY]

Oprah Winfrey to Interview President Obama, Michelle Obama - Posted April 12, 2011
Daytime TV host turned cable network impresario Oprah Winfrey is planning to interview President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama for her final month on syndicated TV, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Oprah Winfrey to Interview President Obama, Michelle Obama - Posted April 12, 2011
Daytime TV host turned cable network impresario Oprah Winfrey is planning to interview President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama for her final month on syndicated TV, ... [FishbowlNY]

Oprah Winfrey to Interview President Obama, Michelle Obama - Posted April 12, 2011
Daytime TV host turned cable network impresario Oprah Winfrey is planning to interview President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama for her final month on syndicated TV, ... [TVNewser]

Glenn Beck v. Fox News: The Taiwanese Animation - Posted March 28, 2011
The folks at Taiwan's Next Media Animation, the ones who brought you the animated retelling of Tiger Woods' falling out with his wife, are at it again. This time they've got an animated piece about Glenn Beck and why he might part ways with Fox News when his contract expires in... [TVNewser]

Glenn Beck TV? The Challenges Beck Would Face If He Tries to Launch His Own Cable Channel - Posted March 23, 2011
In today's NY Times, Brian Stelter reports that Fox News Channel host Glenn Beck is seriously contemplating launching his ... [TVNewser]

Charlie Sheen Arrived at 'Piers Morgan Tonight' Studio Five Minutes Before It Went Live - Posted March 1, 2011
Talk about a last minute booking. "Two and a Half Men" actor Charlie Sheen arrived at CNN's studios in Los Angeles less than 10 minutes before "Piers Morgan Tonight" was set to go live yesterday: ... [TVNewser]

'Eyewitness News' Getting a Facelift, New Set and Studio - Posted February 18, 2011
As we reported earlier this month, WABC/Channel 7 will start their evening news at 4 p.m. when Oprah Winfrey steps away on May 26. Now we have more details on ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

'Eyewitness News' Getting a Facelift, New Set and Studio - Posted February 18, 2011
As we reported earlier this month, WABC/Channel 7 will start their evening news at 4 p.m. when Oprah Winfrey steps away on May 26. Now we have more details on ... [FishbowlNY]

Mark Buehrle Stands By His Comments On Michael Vick - Posted February 17, 2011
Chicago White Sox pitcher Mark Buehrle stands by his quote about Philadelph... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Mark Buehrle Stands By His Comments On Michael Vick - Posted February 17, 2011
Chicago White Sox pitcher Mark Buehrle stands by his quote about Philadelph... [SportsNewser]

Philadelphia Eagles Weren't Responsible For Michael Vick Canceling On Oprah - Posted February 17, 2011
Don't point the finger at the Philadelphia Eagles for ... [SportsNewser]

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]

Michael Vick To Sit Down With Oprah Winfrey - Posted February 14, 2011
The Michael Vick Rehabilitation Tour will make a stop in Chicago next w... [SportsNewser]

Oprah's Not Owning "OWN" Thus Far - Posted February 10, 2011
Many new shows on network TV are given a few weeks to get their sea legs. Other shows are treated differently because so much time and money has been invested that they are forced into the deep end of the pool regardless. Drown and the money drowns too. But when it's a... [PRNewser]

Report: WABC-TV To Fill Void of Oprah with Newscast - Posted February 7, 2011
WABC/Channel 7 is losing two mainstays of its daytime lineup this year--Oprah Winfrey and Regis Philbin. WABC, for a quarter-century, has been fortunate to have Winfrey's strong ratings... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Report: WABC-TV To Fill Void of Oprah with Newscast - Posted February 7, 2011
WABC/Channel 7 is losing two mainstays of its daytime lineup this year--Oprah Winfrey and Regis Philbin. WABC, for a quarter-century, has been fortunate to have Winfrey's strong ratings... [FishbowlNY]

'Piers Morgan Tonight' Tops 'Hannity' in the Demo in Night Two, But Still Sees Drop In Total Viewers - Posted January 19, 2011
The preliminary ratings for night two of "Piers Morgan Tonight" are in, and it was a mixed bag for CNN. Not surprisingly, the total viewership was down from its premiere night, drawing 1.273 million total viewers, compared to 2.1 million for the prem... [TVNewser]

Preliminary Ratings: 'Piers Morgan Tonight' Debut Snags 2.1 Million Viewers - Posted January 18, 2011
The debut episode of "Piers Morgan Tonight" drew 2.099 million total viewers, according to preliminary ratings from Nielsen. ... [TVNewser]

Oddsmakers On 'Piers Morgan Tonight' - Posted January 17, 2011
After months of planning and promotion and several weeks of getting his first interviews in the can, Piers Morgan joins CNN's lineup tonight. His first guest: Oprah Winfrey, recorded in Los Ang... [TVNewser]

Memphis Reporter Bemoans Absence of Definitive MLK Biopic - Posted January 14, 2011
In journalism class, the topic of how to write a great "lede" is endlessly discussed, analyzed and rehearsed. Today, Memphis Commercial Appeal reporter ... [FishbowlLA]

Steven Spielberg Is the Most Influential Celebrity? - Posted January 13, 2011
Forbes and its partner E-Poll Research have compiled a list of the ten most influential celebrities with Steven Spielberg coming out on top. He "narrowly edges out" ... [PRNewser]

CNN's Piers Morgan Reveals his First Week of Guests on 'Piers Tonight' - Posted January 10, 2011
CNN's Piers Morgan announced his first week of guests this morning. The show premieres one week from tonight. We knew his first guest was going to be ... [TVNewser]

Piers Morgan's First CNN Guest: Oprah Winfrey - Posted January 6, 2011
The first guest on CNN's "Piers Morgan Tonight" will be legendary daytime talk show host Oprah Winfrey. Morgan will announce ... [TVNewser]

KTLA Reporter Among Your OWN Show Contestants - Posted December 30, 2010
Billboards for Oprah Winfrey's new TV network are all over LA and now, the city is returning the favor. Of the ten finalists culled from 15,000 online and offline ... [FishbowlLA]

KTLA Reporter Among Your OWN Show Contestants - Posted December 30, 2010
Billboards for Oprah Winfrey's new TV network are all over LA and now, the city is returning the favor. Of the ten finalists culled from 15,000 online and offline ... [TVSpy]

HLN 'Morning Express' Host Robin Meade to Co-Host Oprah Winfrey Network Specials - Posted December 21, 2010
If there has been one standout in HLN's lineup this year, it would be "Morning Express" with Robin Meade. The program has seen explosive growth, soundly beating "American Morning" on CNN and even MSNBC's "Morning Joe" in the key25-54 de... [morningmedianewsfeed]

HLN 'Morning Express' Host Robin Meade to Co-Host Oprah Winfrey Network Specials - Posted December 21, 2010
If there has been one standout in HLN's lineup this year, it would be "Morning Express" with Robin Meade. The program has seen explosive growth, soundly beating "American Morning" on CNN and even MSNBC's "Morning Joe" in the key25-54 de... [FishbowlNY]

Australian TV News Covers Hugh Jackman Injury on Oprah Winfrey Show - Posted December 14, 2010
Oprah Winfrey is in Sydney, Australia today taping several shows as part of her three-week Ultimate Australian Adventure. One of her guests, Australian actor Hugh Jackman made quite an entrance during the taping at the Sydney Oprah House -- getting a bloody eye in the process. Here's how the news was reported... [TVNewser]

Barbara Walters on Something She Has 'Never Done Before' - Posted December 10, 2010
While your TVNewsers were at the CBS holiday party -- more on that later -- the network's primetime slate was winning the ratings -- in Households (7.6 rating), Total Viewers (12.4 million), and the A18-49 demo (2.9 rating). CBS dramas "CSI" and "The Mentalist" were up against two ... [TVNewser]

TV Execs Sweep the '100 Most Powerful Women in the Entertainment Industry 2010' List - Posted December 8, 2010
CBS News anchor Katie Couric was the keynote address speaker yesterday in Beverly Hills at the 19th annual event honoring the 100 most powerful women in the entertainment industry, sponsored by ... [TVNewser]

Oprah Winfrey's Double Dickens Book Club Pick - Posted December 7, 2010
Oprah Winfrey picked a classic double header for her latest book club selection, choosing ... [GalleyCat]

Anne Sweeney Tops THR's 'Women In Entertainment Power List' - Posted December 7, 2010
Disney/ABC Television Group President Anne Sweeney is the most powerful woman in Hollywood according to The Hollywood... [FishbowlLA]

Oprah's Favorite Bings - Posted November 29, 2010
Bing and DonorsChoose.org are two of Oprah Winfrey's Favorite Things, so fresh off their appearance on the last-ever Favorite Things episode on Oprah, Microsoft's search engine teamed up with the online charity site and the talk show to create the ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Daniel Radcliffe Unlikely to Play Harry Potter Again - Posted November 15, 2010
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Katie Couric, Diane Sawyer Glam up for Glamour Women of the Year Event - Posted November 9, 2010
Katie Couric and ... [TVNewser]

Oprah Winfrey Toasts Fellow Daytime Talk Show Hosts - Posted November 9, 2010
As part of her farewell season, Oprah Winfrey sits down with those who came before -- and beside -- her on the talk show circuit. Among the guests on tomorrow's "Oprah Winfrey Show": Phi... [TVNewser]

Reading a Good Book at 75 Miles Per Hour - Posted November 4, 2010
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Doris Kearns Goodwin, Bo Dietl and The Post-Election Posse - Posted November 3, 2010
-- DIANE CLEHANE The votes are in and this week's big winner is Michael McCarty whose dining room has been packed every day with A-list celebs and politicos of every stripe in town this week to dissect every nuance of election night. T... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Doris Kearns Goodwin, Bo Dietl and The Post-Election Posse - Posted November 3, 2010
-- DIANE CLEHANE The votes are in and this week's big winner is Michael McCarty whose dining room has been packed every day with A-list celebs and politicos of every stripe in town this week to dissect every nuance of election night. T... [FishbowlNY]

George W. Bush to Open Miami Book Fair; Tickets Cost $40 - Posted November 2, 2010
According to Book Signing Central, former President George W. Bush will make an appearance on November 11th at the National Museum of the US Air Force. Next, Bush will open the Miami Book Fa... [GalleyCat]

Should Tyra Banks Review Books in a Post-Oprah World? - Posted October 26, 2010
Plenty of celebrities--from Kristen Bell to Elizabeth Ba... [GalleyCat]

Oprah Winfrey & Matt Lauer to Interview George W. Bush on Memoir Release - Posted October 25, 2010
Although book tour dates have yet to be announced, former President George W. Bush will be interviewed by Matt Lauer and Oprah Winfrey... [GalleyCat]

J.K. Rowling Rejected Michael Jackson's Harry Potter Musical Proposal - Posted October 22, 2010
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Oprah Scoops Hollywood - Again - Posted October 20, 2010
Later today, Atlanta-based mogul Tyler Perry will share what he describes as the most "in-depth and revelatory interview" he has ever ... [FishbowlLA]

Australia's Reputation: A Nice-Looking Country? - Posted October 15, 2010
Australia's got beauty, but what about brains? Identity and reputation advisor Simon Anholt ... [PRNewser]

Forbes World's 100 Most Powerful Women List Loaded With Media Figures - Posted October 7, 2010
Last evening, Forbes released their annual ranking of the World's 100 Most Powerful Women on their official website, Forbes.com. The list included 18 media and publishing personalities and made it clear that the women controlling the industr... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Forbes World's 100 Most Powerful Women List Loaded With Media Figures - Posted October 7, 2010
Last evening, Forbes released their annual ranking of the World's 100 Most Powerful Women on their official website, Forbes.com. The list included 18 media and publishing personalities and made it clear that the women controlling the industr... [FishbowlNY]

Oprah Winfrey Names Her Favorite iPad Apps - Posted October 6, 2010
Talk show host and book club tastemaker Oprah Winfrey named her favorite iPad apps at the American Magazine Conference this week in Chicago. Ad Age has more detail... [Inside Mobile Apps]

What's on Oprah Winfrey's iPad? - Posted October 6, 2010
Apps from CNN and ABC News made the short list of favorite iPad apps from Op... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Jonathan Franzen Copies Pulped in UK - Posted October 4, 2010
Several thousand copies of Jonathan Franzen's Freedom will be pulped in Britain following a printing error. Instead of printing the finalized manuscript, the printing company mistakenly used an older copy. UPDATE: HaperCollins UK has ... [GalleyCat]

Oprah Vents While Stars And Stripes Admits Porn Problem, Plus Other News of the Day - Posted October 1, 2010
- Oprah Winfrey wasn't pleased; wasn't pleased at all to leave broadcast television. According to a report from Fortune magazine, Oprah talks about what took place when she negotiated a partnership with Discovery Communications to help build her own network OWN. Di... [MediaJobsDaily]

Oprah, Pushed Out of Broadcast TV by Discovery Execs, Tells Fortune She 'Wasn't Pleased' - Posted October 1, 2010
Oprah Winfrey, who started the historic 25th and final season of her eponymous show, begins the next phase of the career on January 1, 2011. With Discovery Communications at the helm, Winfrey goes from her own show to own network--OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network. The chan... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Oprah, Pushed Out of Broadcast TV by Discovery Execs, Tells Fortune She 'Wasn't Pleased' - Posted October 1, 2010
Oprah Winfrey, who started the historic 25th and final season of her eponymous show, begins the next phase of the career on January 1, 2011. With Discovery Communications at the helm, Winfrey goes from her own show to own network--OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network. The chan... [FishbowlNY]

Oprah Winfrey to interview Discovery Hostages - Posted September 14, 2010
Oprah Winfrey is not forgetting her news roots during the premiere week of her final season. The queen of talk has secured the first interview with the hostages of the siege at Discovery Communications headquarters ... [TVNewser]

How Do You Replace Oprah? With A Lot Of Jobs - Posted July 20, 2010
WLS Channel 7, aka Oprah Winfrey's flagship outlet until Winfrey calls it quits next year, is making big and surprising plans to fill the 9 a.m. timeslot. Until recently, it had been assumed (writes Robert Feder... [MediaJobsDaily]

Oprah iPad App To Include eBooks - Posted July 14, 2010
Oprah Winfrey is taking her book club to the iPad with a new eReader app and eBookstore. The eReading tool will be part of the O Magazine iPad app, which is expected to hit the market... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Kitty Kelley Sells Movie Rights to Oprah Winfrey Biography - Posted July 12, 2010
Author Kitty Kelley has reportedly sold the movie rights to her unauthorized Oprah Winfrey biography for a "TV movie or miniseries." E! Online ... [GalleyCat]

Oprah Winfrey Book Clubber Jacquelyn Mitchard Seeks Her Own Show - Posted June 28, 2010
Novelist Jacquelyn Mitchard scored a writers' dream: her novel The Deep End of the Ocean scored the inaugural spot on Oprah Winfrey's book club. ... [GalleyCat]

'The View' Will Not Replace Oprah - Posted June 4, 2010
•The NYPost reports that Barbara Walters and "The View" will not go into syndication and replace Oprah Winfrey... [TVNewser]

Oprah Winfrey to Produce 'The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks' - Posted May 12, 2010
According to an AP report this morning, Oprah Winfrey and American Beauty co-producer Alan Ball will t... [GalleyCat]

Ann Curry to Oprah Winfrey: 'Was it you or 'Good Morning America' that hung up on us just now?' - Posted April 30, 2010
Oprah Winfrey made the rounds this morning on the morning shows. She phoned in to talk about the dangers of talking and texting while driving. But, despite GMA's claim of being an exclusive, Winfrey dialed into CBS' "The Early Show" and NBC's "Today" show too. At one point, "Today" lost Oprah's call.... [TVNewser]

Kitty Kelley Predicts the End of the Unauthorized Biography - Posted April 21, 2010
After documenting the lives of iconic figures like Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, the Bushes, and Britain's royal family, author Kitty Kelley says she doesn't see much of a future for the genre of biographies and her style of in-depth writing. "Well, I just think it's a huge investment of a writer's time and... [GalleyCat]

Kitty Kelley Calls Oprah Herself 'The Biggest Source' for Bio - Posted April 20, 2010
Few remember that Oprah Winfrey wasn't always the beacon of "best life" she is today. Once upon a time, the rising talk show host covered topics like KKK members, Mexican satanic cult murderers, and women who were allergic to their husbands (true story). Unfortunately for the now media mogul, educator, and... [GalleyCat]

Oprah Winfrey Honors 'MSF' Gayle King at NYWICI 2010 Matrix Awards - Posted April 19, 2010
You'd think Oprah Winfrey would be too bothered by a certain you-know-what to mention it at a high-profile event like New York Women in Communications' annual Matrix Awards. Yet, she says, it's her 'MSF' (mother sister friend) ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Oprah Winfrey Honors 'MSF' Gayle King at NYWICI 2010 Matrix Awards - Posted April 19, 2010
You'd think Oprah Winfrey would be too bothered by a certain you-know-what to mention it at a high-profile event like New York Women in Communications' annual Matrix Awards. Yet, she says, it's her 'MSF' (mother sister friend) ... [FishbowlNY]

Kitty Kelley Says Bio is Not 'A Takedown' of Oprah - Posted April 19, 2010
Unless you're just getting back from a vacation on Neptune, you should know by now that Kitty Kelley (best known previously for upsetting Frank Sinatra's number one fan) has a new biography out about Oprah Wi... [GalleyCat]

PR Pros Say Unauthorized Bio Won't Damage Oprah's Image - Posted April 15, 2010
Kitty Kelly is back at it again with her unauthorized biography on Oprah Winfrey. The well-known author, who has penned bios of ... [PRNewser]

Back When Kelley-Oprah Coverage Was Novel - Posted April 14, 2010
Everybody is talking about Kitty Kelley's unauthorized Oprah Winfrey biography. Google racked up more than ... [GalleyCat]

Oprah Winfrey's Book Club, Unauthorized - Posted April 12, 2010
As rumors swirled last week that Oprah Winfrey may start a book club on her new cable network, Kitty... [GalleyCat]

The Sarah Palin Network - Posted April 11, 2010
Tina Fey reprised her role as Sarah Palin last night as Fey hosted SNL. Taking a page from Oprah Winfrey, Palin launches her own network, with a full slate of shows including, "That's So Palin," and "Hey Journalist, I Gotcha!" Using the 2008 ... [TVNewser]

Oprah Winfrey Hinted; Elizabeth Gilbert Bejeweled; Vampire Lit Arose: Weekend Reading - Posted April 9, 2010
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Oprah Winfrey Supporters Won't Book Kitty Kelley and Her Unauthorized Biography - Posted April 9, 2010
In an interview with the NY Times, biographer Kitty Kelley (pictured) alleged that some of television's biggest shows would not book Kelley to... [GalleyCat]

Friends of Oprah Winfrey Not Booking Unauthorized Biographer During Promotional Tour - Posted April 9, 2010
A high profile biographer, Kitty Kelley, is about to release a much anticipated, albeit unauthorized biography of one of the biggest names in media, Oprah Winfrey. One would think all of the b... [PRNewser]

Oprah Winfrey May Host a "Book-Club Show" on Her New Network - Posted April 8, 2010
This week Oprah Winfrey unveiled Oprah's Next Chapter, an hour-long nighttime show she will host on her brand new Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) on cable. In a long interview with the Wall Street Journal... [GalleyCat]

Lunch: Johnny Weir Is "Not From Mars," Nate Berkus Readies Transformations - Posted March 3, 2010
— DIANE CLEHANE You just never know who's going to turn up at Michael's, and I've learned to expect the unexpected during my weekly lunches. That's just what I got when U.S Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir and ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Lunch: Johnny Weir Is "Not From Mars," Nate Berkus Readies Transformations - Posted March 3, 2010
— DIANE CLEHANE You just never know who's going to turn up at Michael's, and I've learned to expect the unexpected during my weekly lunches. That's just what I got when U.S Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir and ... [FishbowlNY]

Elizabeth Vargas Appears on 'Oprah' - Posted February 23, 2010
•"20/20" co-anchor Elizabeth Vargas appeared on Oprah Winfrey's program today to discuss the Amanda Knox trial and verdict, a story she covered for over a year. Video at Oprah's site ... [TVNewser]

How Oprah Swiped Shaun White from the 'Early Show' - Posted February 20, 2010
CBS News producer Lauren Danza blogs about how Olympic gold-medal snowboarder Shaun White went from a confirmed booking with "The Early Show" following his award ceremony to a private jet en route to Chicago for a si... [TVNewser]

John Mayer Is So Over "F***ing Lots of Girls" - Posted February 10, 2010
Wanna save traditional media? Just talk to a crazy musician for your next feature. Seriously, the more Kanye stages an impromptu award show protest or Lady Gaga tells ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

John Mayer Is So Over "F***ing Lots of Girls" - Posted February 10, 2010
Wanna save traditional media? Just talk to a crazy musician for your next feature. Seriously, the more Kanye stages an impromptu award show protest or Lady Gaga tells ... [FishbowlNY]

Super Bowl PR Winners and Losers - Posted February 8, 2010
[Coke teams up with The Simpsons for their Super Bowl ad.] This is more AgencySpy's territory, but PRNewser wanted to provide a quick recap of who "won" and who "lost" in last night's Super Bowl marketing bonanza. Winners: Pepsi Refresh Although the jury is still out on Pepsi's decision to skip the Super Bowl in... [PRNewser]

News Corp. Earnings|Hybrid Companies Of The Future|Inc. Goes Virtual|Julia Allison|Conan O'Brien|David Brown Dies|Oprah - Posted February 2, 2010
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c<td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;' colspa... [morningmedianewsfeed]

News Corp. Earnings|Hybrid Companies Of The Future|Inc. Goes Virtual|Julia Allison|Conan O'Brien|David Brown Dies|Oprah - Posted February 2, 2010
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c<td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;' colspa... [FishbowlNY]

Magazines Won't Drive Brands|Times Public Editor Checks In On Game Change|Nate Berkus|Success Of Elle, Food Network Mag|Don't Work For Free! - Posted February 1, 2010
BayNewser: Dwell publisher ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Magazines Won't Drive Brands|Times Public Editor Checks In On Game Change|Nate Berkus|Success Of Elle, Food Network Mag|Don't Work For Free! - Posted February 1, 2010
BayNewser: Dwell publisher ... [FishbowlNY]

Couric And The duPont|Guardian Sheds Staff|Sklar Not Leaving|Oprah Bio|Kentucky Creation Museum - Posted January 22, 2010
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Couric And The duPont|Guardian Sheds Staff|Sklar Not Leaving|Oprah Bio|Kentucky Creation Museum - Posted January 22, 2010
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c... [FishbowlNY]

Kitty Kelley Completes Oprah Winfrey Biography - Posted January 22, 2010
The woman who picks America's most popular books will soon have her own biography to read. Following three years of research, Kitty Kelley's 544-page biography of Oprah Winfrey's life has been completed. Crown Publis... [GalleyCat]

NBC Licks Wounds After Late Night Wars - Posted January 22, 2010
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NBC Licks Wounds After Late Night Wars - Posted January 22, 2010
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Oprah's Magazine Gets Ready To Celebrate Tenth Anniversary - Posted January 12, 2010
Despite Hearst's shuttering of O At Home in November of 2008, the Oprah Winfrey brand is as strong... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Oprah's Magazine Gets Ready To Celebrate Tenth Anniversary - Posted January 12, 2010
Despite Hearst's shuttering of O At Home in November of 2008, the Oprah Winfrey brand is as strong... [FishbowlNY]

FishbowlNY's 2009 Lists: The Year's Biggest Moves In Media - Posted December 21, 2009
This year -- full of flux and uncertainty about where the media is heading -- has resulted in a vast number of job changes and departures across all matter of media companies and publications. In almost every field of journalism, big names have either been fired, promoted, retired, or simply moved... [morningmedianewsfeed]

FishbowlNY's 2009 Lists: The Year's Biggest Moves In Media - Posted December 21, 2009
This year -- full of flux and uncertainty about where the media is heading -- has resulted in a vast number of job changes and departures across all matter of media companies and publications. In almost every field of journalism, big names have either been fired, promoted, retired, or simply moved... [FishbowlNY]

Today in Tiger Woods PR Advice Givers - Posted December 14, 2009
After several weeks, more and more PR executives of... [PRNewser]

Ho, Ho, Harpo. Oprah at the WH Holiday Special - Posted December 11, 2009
This Sunday, December 13th, Oprah Winfrey's primetime special "Christmas at the White House" airs at 10/9CT on ABC. ... [FishbowlDC]

"Twitter Guys" Take Top Media Person(s) Of 2009 Prize - Posted December 7, 2009
We called it. Last week, when faced with two "Person of the Year" polls, we predicted that the "Twitter Guys," Jack Dorsey, Biz Stone and ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

"Twitter Guys" Take Top Media Person(s) Of 2009 Prize - Posted December 7, 2009
We called it. Last week, when faced with two "Person of the Year" polls, we predicted that the "Twitter Guys," Jack Dorsey, Biz Stone and ... [FishbowlNY]

Former Fox Entertainment Prez Liguori Named COO At Discovery - Posted December 7, 2009
Former Fox Broadcasting entertainment president Peter Liguori has been named chief operating officer of Discovery Communications, replacing Mark Hollinger, who was promoted to p... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Former Fox Entertainment Prez Liguori Named COO At Discovery - Posted December 7, 2009
Former Fox Broadcasting entertainment president Peter Liguori has been named chief operating officer of Discovery Communications, replacing Mark Hollinger, who was promoted to p... [FishbowlNY]

Tis The Season...For Person Of The Year Polls - Posted December 1, 2009
Since it's now December (eek) the year that was 2009 is coming to a close. And you know what that means: for the next few weeks, end of the year lists and "best of" retrospectives will be filling up all of the magazines and Web sites that we love to read. In... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Tis The Season...For Person Of The Year Polls - Posted December 1, 2009
Since it's now December (eek) the year that was 2009 is coming to a close. And you know what that means: for the next few weeks, end of the year lists and "best of" retrospectives will be filling up all of the magazines and Web sites that we love to read. In... [FishbowlNY]

Politico's Partylicious Pool Report - Posted November 25, 2009
Perhaps the most "unique" pool report ever was distributed by Politico's Nia-Malika Henderson last night from the White House State Dinner. All of the "fabulousness" is posted below. My favorite parts? The self-pimp and "shout out" near the end. From: Nia-Malika Henderson Sent: Tue Nov 24 22:40:53 2009 Subject: Final Booksellers Pool... Apologies for this... [FishbowlDC]

Gayle King Adds Insight Into Oprah's Decision To Leave TV - Posted November 25, 2009
Mediabistro has scored an interview with Gayle King just days after her best friend Oprah Winfrey ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Gayle King Adds Insight Into Oprah's Decision To Leave TV - Posted November 25, 2009
Mediabistro has scored an interview with Gayle King just days after her best friend Oprah Winfrey ... [FishbowlNY]

O Editor-At-Large and Longtime Oprah Winfrey Friend Gayle King: 'She's Very Much At Peace With Her Decision' - Posted November 25, 2009
In mediabistro.com's latest 'So, What Do You Do' interview, O Editor-at-Large, Sirius XM Host and longtime Oprah Winfrey friend and confidante Gayle King dishes on Oprah's soon-to-la... [PRNewser]

GalleyCatnip: Borders UK Struggles with Distributors - Posted November 23, 2009
Three UK book distributors have temporarily stopped supplying Borders UK amidst worries about the company's future. An anonymous sales director explained to The Bookseller: "We really hope they can get through this, everyone will try to help them. But if w... [GalleyCat]

As Oprah Makes Departure Plans, O Readies For 10th Anniversary - Posted November 23, 2009
When Oprah Winfrey's talk show leaves broadcast television in 2011, the magazine that bears her name, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

As Oprah Makes Departure Plans, O Readies For 10th Anniversary - Posted November 23, 2009
When Oprah Winfrey's talk show leaves broadcast television in 2011, the magazine that bears her name, ... [FishbowlNY]

Sarah Palin Continues to be a Ratings Draw for Networks - Posted November 21, 2009
A week of Sarah Palin interviews began Monday on Oprah and culminated last night on "20/20," and in between national TV interviews with Sean Hannity and Bill O'Reilly with each drawing huge ratings. • ... [TVNewser]

GalleyCatnip: Edwidge Danticat Will Miss the Oprah Winfrey Show - Posted November 20, 2009
For your weekend reading pleasure, here some publishing news briefs... Oprah Winfrey announced today that she will end her popular show in 2011, closing the televised side of the most influential book club in America. Autho... [GalleyCat]

Oprah Set To Leave Broadcast TV In 2011 - Posted November 20, 2009
Yesterday, it became clear that the rumors were true: Oprah Winfrey will be leaving her network TV show in 2011. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Oprah Set To Leave Broadcast TV In 2011 - Posted November 20, 2009
Yesterday, it became clear that the rumors were true: Oprah Winfrey will be leaving her network TV show in 2011. ... [FishbowlNY]

Oprah's Announcement: 'After Much Prayer and Months of Careful Thought...' - Posted November 20, 2009
At the end of her show this morning, Oprah Winfrey made it official telling her audience, "After much prayer and months of careful thought I have decided that next season - season 25 - will be the last season of 'The Oprah Winfrey Show.' And over the next couple of days... [TVNewser]

You Have Two More Years To Land A Placement On The Oprah Winfrey Show - Posted November 20, 2009
PR professionals: one of the "holy grails" in terms of media placements has about two years left before it is no more. Oprah Winfrey told employees late yesterday... [PRNewser]

WABC: Oprah Winfrey to End Talk Show - Posted November 19, 2009
Breaking: WABC.com reports Oprah Winfrey will end her talk show. The announcement will come on her show tomorrow with the final airing expected to be Sept. 9, 2011. The Oprah Winfrey Show airs on WABC-TV in the afternoons but originates from Chicago on ABC station WLS where it airs at 9amCT. Winfr... [TVNewser]

GalleyCatnip: Susan Orlean's Bookshelf - Posted November 18, 2009
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GalleyCatnip: Stephenie Meyer's Epiphany - Posted November 13, 2009
As the publishing world heads home for the weekend, here are some publishing news briefs for your reading pleasure. Nicknamed "a sort of YouTube for publishing," Scribd has scored a spot on Business Week's "The World's Most Intriguing Companies" list. Also intrigu... [GalleyCat]

GalleyCatnip: Sarah Palin vs. Levi Johnston - Posted November 12, 2009
As the afternoon sun sets, much too soon, here are a few publishing links to play with... Daily Finance analyzes a a $20 million breach-of-contract lawsuit filed against Houghton Mifflin Harcourt by Cengage over textbook sales. ... [GalleyCat]

Sarah Palin on Katie Couric Interview: 'I Knew it was a Bad Interview' - Posted November 12, 2009
FishbowlDC has a partial transcript from Oprah Winfrey's interview yesterday with ... [TVNewser]

Sarah Palin To Begin Book Tour; Oprah Scheduled As First Stop - Posted November 11, 2009
Sarah Palin's book tour for "Going Rogue" begins next Monday with an interview on "The ... [PRNewser]

"Precious" Adaptation Scores Box Office Record - Posted November 9, 2009
Over the weekend an indie adaptation of the novel "Precious" by Sapphire opened in just 18 theaters around the country, but managed to set some impressive records. Entitled "Prec... [GalleyCat]

Could Oprah Be Leaving Broadcast TV? - Posted November 6, 2009
Is Oprah Winfrey ready to ditch her syndication deal and take her talk show to her new cable network OWN? Yes, according to Nikki Finke, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Could Oprah Be Leaving Broadcast TV? - Posted November 6, 2009
Is Oprah Winfrey ready to ditch her syndication deal and take her talk show to her new cable network OWN? Yes, according to Nikki Finke, ... [FishbowlNY]

Barbara Walters Sits Down with Sarah Palin for 5-Part Interview - Posted November 4, 2009
ABC's Barbara Walters will sit down with former Vice Presidential candidate and Alaska Governor ... [TVNewser]

Want Some Free Chicken? Ask Weber Shandwick - Posted October 26, 2009
While the agency won't be able to offer you any free chicken, their client, KFC is offering one piece of free grilled chicken at 5,000 locations today. A quick news search shows an Associated Press story alongside a slew of broadcast and other coverage for the campaign... [PRNewser]

Sarah Palin to Appear on Oprah Next Month...Allegedly - Posted October 20, 2009
Former GOP veep candidate/Alaska governor Sarah Palin is scheduled to appear on Oprah Winfrey's day-time talk show on November 16th, ... [FishbowlLA]

Arianna Huffington Launches Book Club & Section - Posted October 6, 2009
Arianna Huffington went head-to-head with Oprah Winfrey this week--inaugurating her new Huf... [GalleyCat]

Celebrity Scandals Rock The Menu On This Steamy Fall Thursday - Posted September 24, 2009
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Celebrity Scandals Rock The Menu On This Steamy Fall Thursday - Posted September 24, 2009
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Christiane Amanpour|THR, Variety Plan Changes|GalleyCat Correctly Predicts Oprah's Book Club Selection|WSJ Reveals Pricey Mobile App Pay Structure|Diller Will Use Cash To Reinvest - Posted September 17, 2009
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Christiane Amanpour|THR, Variety Plan Changes|GalleyCat Correctly Predicts Oprah's Book Club Selection|WSJ Reveals Pricey Mobile App Pay Structure|Diller Will Use Cash To Reinvest - Posted September 17, 2009
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Fortune Recognizes Media Mavens On 50 Most Powerful Women List - Posted September 11, 2009
It's no surprise that some media movers and shakers made their way onto Fortune's 50 Most Powerful Women List. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Fortune Recognizes Media Mavens On 50 Most Powerful Women List - Posted September 11, 2009
It's no surprise that some media movers and shakers made their way onto Fortune's 50 Most Powerful Women List. ... [FishbowlNY]

Discovery CEO Gets 50% Raise - Posted September 11, 2009
We've probably said this before, but who says there's no money in media? Discovery Communications (NSDQ: DISCA) CEO David Zaslav just got a 50% raise to $3 million yearly and could get another $55 million in five years if he doesn't quit and meets his performance targets. That's reported ... [MediaJobsDaily]

O Hires A Bunch Of New Editors - Posted September 10, 2009
O, The Oprah Magazine has announced several new hires, filling out the editorial department under new editor-in-chief ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

O Hires A Bunch Of New Editors - Posted September 10, 2009
O, The Oprah Magazine has announced several new hires, filling out the editorial department under new editor-in-chief ... [FishbowlNY]

Sam Mendes and Oprah Winfrey Land "Netherland" Scriptwriter - Posted August 25, 2009
After a long search, director Sam Mendes and Oprah Winfrey's production company have found a screenwriter to adapt Joseph O'Neill... [GalleyCat]

This 11-Year-Old Probably Has Gotten More Access Than You - Posted August 17, 2009
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FBN's Shibani Joshi Gives Her Take on Cramer v. Stewart - Posted July 2, 2009
FBN's Shibani Joshi appears on the cover of The Indian American magazine. In an an article titled "Finance at Her Fingertips" in the May-June 2009 issue, Joshi discusses her childhood in Oklahoma, her career path, and two of her... [TVNewser]

President Obama Cracks Up RTCA Dinner Audience, But Not As Much As He Cracks Himself Up - Posted June 21, 2009
President Obama was certainly a hit with the RT... [FishbowlDC]

Josef Adalian Gets Snatched by Sharon Waxman - Posted June 15, 2009
Josef Adalian got a gig over at TheWrap. From their press release: Adalian is currently Editor of industry publication TVWEEK.com and prior to that had been at Variety, covering television there for a decade. Adalian joins TheWrap's top-notch editorial and business team, most recent... [FishbowlLA]

Lunch: Kerry Kennedy, Monica Crowley & Barbara Walters - Posted May 20, 2009
— DIANE CLEHANE Maybe it was the gorgeous pre-Memorial Day weather, but the mood in the dining room at Michael's today was noticeably upbeat. The usual suspects were out in force, and it seems everyone has caught a whiff of the optimism in the air. A welcome change, to say the least. I... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Lunch: Kerry Kennedy, Monica Crowley & Barbara Walters - Posted May 20, 2009
— DIANE CLEHANE Maybe it was the gorgeous pre-Memorial Day weather, but the mood in the dining room at Michael's today was noticeably upbeat. The usual suspects were out in force, and it seems everyone has caught a whiff of the optimism in the air. A welcome change, to say the least. I... [FishbowlNY]

CNBC Looks Into "The Oprah Effect" - Posted May 20, 2009
Here's one way to get Oprah Winfrey on in prime time - produce a documentary about her. Next Thursday, CNBC debuts "The Oprah Effect," a documentary about Winfrey's multi-billion dollar impact on business, including how a brief mention by the queen of influence can turn entrepreneurs into millionaires. Carl Quintanilla hos... [TVNewser]

AP Rejects Edwards' Interview Concessions - Posted May 13, 2009
Yesterday, we discussed Elizabeth Edwards' recent publicity tour for her book, "Resilience." Today, the Associated Press reports... [morningmedianewsfeed]

AP Rejects Edwards' Interview Concessions - Posted May 13, 2009
Yesterday, we discussed Elizabeth Edwards' recent publicity tour for her book, "Resilience." Today, the Associated Press reports... [FishbowlNY]

News Organizations Asked Not To Name "Other Woman" During Elizabeth Edwards Interviews - Posted May 13, 2009
What's in a name? A lot if you are Elizabeth Edwards, especially if that name is Rielle Hunter. Edwards began making the rounds last wee... [TVNewser]

"Oprah" Lauer? Today's "Go-To Guy" - Posted May 13, 2009
Is NBC's Matt Lauer "the male version of Oprah Winfrey"? The Buffalo News' TV critic Alan Pergament makes the argument today based on three recent interviews: Elizabeth ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: ABC, BBC, CNN... - Posted May 11, 2009
> GMA Weekend's Marysol Castro gave birth to her 2nd son, Gavin Harry Donaldson, on Friday. Mom, husband Frank, Gavin and brother Liam are all doing great. > BBC World News America (7pmET) begins a new series tonight, Diploma Day, with clips from this year's commencement speeches. ... [TVNewser]

Some Of DC's Most Influential Party With Time's - Posted May 6, 2009
Time convened some of the most influential people in the world last night at the 6th annual gala celebrating the 100 Most Influential list. The black-tie party was held at Frederick P. Rose Hall in L... [FishbowlDC]

Taking Out The Trash - Posted April 27, 2009
What we almost missed today... • WaPo ombudsman Andrew Alexander is making up for lost time. He says in Sunday's paper, "A broken system is being fixed." Corrections dating back to 2007 and 2008 have appeared in the paper the past few weeks to correct a problem at the paper Alexander... [FishbowlDC]

Maureen Dowd Meets Twitter - Posted April 22, 2009
In her latest column, New York Times op-ed writer Maureen Dowd takes a look at Twitter. Dowd traveled to San Francisco to interview ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Maureen Dowd Meets Twitter - Posted April 22, 2009
In her latest column, New York Times op-ed writer Maureen Dowd takes a look at Twitter. Dowd traveled to San Francisco to interview ... [FishbowlNY]

Early Show To Get First Interview with The Anthonys - Posted April 21, 2009
George and Cindy Anthony sit down with CBS' Maggie Rodriguez tomorrow for a live interview — their first together since the body of their granddaughter, Caylee, was found in December. The interview will continue on tape and air on Thursday's "The Early Show." ... [TVNewser]

The Oprah Diss-Effect? - Posted April 21, 2009
Yesterday Oprah Winfrey canceled an already taped episode about the tenth anniversary of the Columbine school shooting, twittering that the episode "focused too much on killers." Over at ... [GalleyCat]

The Oprah Effect on Twitter - It's For Real - Posted April 21, 2009
Oprah Winfrey posted her first Tweet last Friday during her show. US Internet visits to twitter.com increased 24% on that day. And when compared to visits from the previous Friday, the site was up 43%. The following chart, with data from Hitwise, shows daily visits to twitter.com from January 1 -... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

The Hugo Chavez Book Club - Posted April 20, 2009
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez could become the Oprah Winfrey of political nonfiction, sending "Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent" rocketing... [GalleyCat]

Jumping the Shark or a Whole New Begining for Twitter? - Posted April 17, 2009
Yes, it's happened. This morning Oprah Winfrey joined Twitter (@Oprah) during her show. Her first Tweet: "ASHTON IS NEXT!" was very anti-climactic. Instead of hitting Update, Nate Berkus hit Refresh. So it went to Twitter purgatory. Her first successful Tweet: HI TWITTERS . THANK YOU FOR A WARM WELCOME. FEELIN... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Morning Reading List 04.16.09 - Posted April 16, 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. Its day 87 covering the Obama administration and ... [FishbowlDC]

So, Oprah's Not The Only Media Billionaire to See Her Net Worth Grow - Posted March 12, 2009
Yesterday we listed 10 media/web billionaires and where they landed on the Forbes 2009 list of the World's Bil... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Net Worth Drops for All But One on Forbes List of Media Billionaires - Posted March 11, 2009
Forbes has just release its 2009 list of the World's Billionaires. This year there are fewer billionaires on the planet, and the richest people in the world have gotten poorer. The total number of billionaires fell to 793 from 1,125. Here's a list of 10 big names in media and the Web,... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Gregory "Working Like Hell" To Live Up Russert Legacy - Posted February 2, 2009
Meet the Press moderator David Gregory has made TVWeek's "12 to Watch in 2009" list...the only tvnewser to do so. "For someone like me who loves to cover politics,... [TVNewser]

Rod Blagojevich Has "Potty Mouth," Thought About Appointing Oprah (And Other Things Discussed This Morning) - Posted January 26, 2009
Three down, (at least) four to go. Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich made his Today show, Good Morning America and "The View" appearances so far today, and in each he stuck to his story about not getting a fair trial. But there were some highlights as well. During his intervie... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 12.09.08 - Posted December 9, 2008
Good morning, Washington. What DC street is this? Email us with your best guess and we'll include correct guessers in tomorrow's Morning Reading List. 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 li... [FishbowlDC]

The Ticker: NBC, CBS, TWC... - Posted November 20, 2008
> NBC Nightly News correspondent Mara Schiavocampo reports from Japan and India for The Oprah Winfrey Show's "Beauty Secrets From Around the World" series today. > E... [TVNewser]

Burning Down The Houses... - Posted November 14, 2008
Over 100 homes in Montecito have been lost and thousands of acres burned in what is being called 'The Tea House fire' or the Tea Fire (depending on your source) because of the structure at the point of origin. Reporting for the LA Times is staffer ... [FishbowlLA]

Sarah Palin Goin' Rogue With Interviews - Posted November 8, 2008
After unnamed McCain staffers took to the press spreading stories about Gov. Sarah Palin, she has been responding this week. But she's doing it in ... [TVNewser]

In Brief: Good Week for Oprah, Less So for Her Home - Posted November 7, 2008
⇒ The presidential candidate with the Oprah Winfrey seal of approval is headed to the White House, but Winfrey's quarterly shelter magazine, O at Home, won't be covering Obama's new digs. Hearst has decided to fold O at H... [UnBeige]

The Ticker (The Morning Show Edition): CNN A.M., 4th Hour, Joe-Prah... - Posted November 6, 2008
> The morning after the election, viewers flocked to CNN. From 6am-9amET, American Morning topped the other cable news networks with 2.124 million Total Viewers. That compares to Fox and Friends' 2.103 million and Morning Joe's 1.212 million. Among A25-54 viewers, CNN remained #1 with 1.021 million, followed by Fox and... [TVNewser]

NYWICI's 2008 Matrix Awards — Diane Sawyer on Robin Roberts: 'Made for Margaritas and Dancing' - Posted April 7, 2008
Today at New York Women In Communications' annual Matrix Awards Luncheon (from left): Presenter and ABC News correspondent Bob Woodruff; honoree and Disney Media Networks co-chair/Disney-ABC Television Group president Anne Sweeney; honoree and Good Morning America co-anchor Robin Roberts; and presenter and co-anchor of Good Morning America Diane Sawyer Emcee a... [morningmedianewsfeed]

NYWICI's 2008 Matrix Awards — Diane Sawyer on Robin Roberts: 'Made for Margaritas and Dancing' - Posted April 7, 2008
Today at New York Women In Communications' annual Matrix Awards Luncheon (from left): Presenter and ABC News correspondent Bob Woodruff; honoree and Disney Media Networks co-chair/Disney-ABC Television Group president Anne Sweeney; honoree and Good Morning America co-anchor Robin Roberts; and presenter and co-anchor of Good Morning America Diane Sawyer Emcee a... [FishbowlNY]

E! Names Ken Baker Executive News Editor - Posted February 4, 2008
More on this breaking story. For now, here's the press release: Baker Joins E! From Us Weekly, Where He Most Recently Served as Editorial Director for the Magazine's Web Site, Usmagazine.com Los Angeles, CA, February 4, 2008 -- E! Entertainment, the global leader for entertainment and celebrity ne... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List, 01.23.08 - Posted January 23, 2008
Good morning Washington. Quickly navigate Morning Reading List: REVOLVING DOOR | NEWSPAPERS | TV | ONLINE MEDIA | MAGAZINES | RADIO | WEST WING REPORTAGE | JOBS You are ... [FishbowlDC]

It's Oprah's World, We Just Live In It - Posted January 15, 2008
Discovery Communications and Oprah Winfrey announced that the Discovery Health network will be turned over to Winfrey next year, becoming OWN--the Oprah Winfrey Network. From AP: The cas... [FishbowlLA]

Sundown on Sunset: Back Talk - Posted January 11, 2008
Food Woolf and Matt Bites both snap at the heels of the LAT's Leslie Brenner and her Diner'... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List, 12.10.07 - Posted December 10, 2007
Good morning Washington. For those of you wondering why we're not including the Politico, Roll Call and The Hill in our "Pictures of Morning Papers" feature -- which we'd love to do -- it's because a.) Politico and Roll Call are usually a day behind in posting theres and b.) The Hill... [FishbowlDC]

Trade Round-Up: August 22, 2007 - Posted August 22, 2007
Variety's TV insider Brian Lowry breaks down Star Jones' return to television, reviewing her new Court TV talk show. Lowry gives Jones a lashing, writing that her new star vehicle is "utterly off-putting" and reminds viewers why Oprah Winfrey's skills aren't easily cloned, sayi... [FishbowlLA]

Tommy Hilfiger Actually Does Care About Black People - Posted May 2, 2007
In her ongoing role as Captain of the Moral Patrol, Oprah Winfrey had guest Tommy Hilfiger on today's show to put to rest the urban l... [UnBeige]

Obligatory Oprah Book Club Speculation Post - Posted March 26, 2007
A little more quietly than usual (though no doubt there will be some more fanfare about it today) Oprah Winfrey announced that she will select her next book club pick on Wednesday, the same day Winfrey hosts the author of her current selection, Academy Award-winning actor Sidney Poitier. ... [GalleyCat]

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