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Morning Show Ratings: Week of June 30 - Posted July 11, 2014
"Good Morning America" wins another week in the mornings in both viewers and the younger demo, but NBC's "Today" posted its closest total viewer gap with "GMA" since the Winter Olympics in Sochi. "Today" cut the gap, which still gives "GMA" a +311,000 viewer lead, by 59% vs. the ... [TVNewser]

Richard Quest Comes Out: 'The Work I Do Here is Better Because I'm Honest About Who I Am' - Posted June 27, 2014
Richard Quest did something at the end of his CNN International show today, that he wished he'd done yesterday. On "Quest Means Business" Thursday, Quest spoke with John Browne... [Fishbowl NY]

Richard Quest Comes Out: 'The Work I Do Here is Better Because I'm Honest About Who I Am' - Posted June 27, 2014
Richard Quest did something at the end of his CNN International show today, that he wished he'd done yesterday. On "Quest Means Business" Thursday, Quest spoke with John Browne... [FishbowlNY]

Richard Quest Comes Out: 'The Work I Do Here is Better Because I'm Honest About Who I Am' - Posted June 27, 2014
Richard Quest did something at the end of his CNN International show today, that he wished he'd done yesterday. On "Quest Means Business" Thursday, Quest spoke with John Browne... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Roberts, Kroft, Barry - Posted June 25, 2014
Broadcasting and Cable has named "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts to its Hall of Fame Class of 2014. The 24th Annual Hall of Fame will be celebrated at the Waldorf Astoria on October 20. Steve Kroft took home his third ... [TVNewser]

Joan Lunden Reveals Breast Cancer Diagnosis on 'GMA' - Posted June 24, 2014
Former "Good Morning America" co-host Joan Lunden revealed she has breast cancer this morning. "I heard those words that every woman fears, and never wants to hear...'you have breast cancer,'" Lunden told ... [TVNewser]

The Afternoon Ticker: Williams, Knight, Walters - Posted June 23, 2014
Brian Williams will receive the 2014 Lew Klein Excellence in the Media Award from Temple University in September. Williams joins Anderson Cooper, ... [TVNewser]

California Chrome Owner: 'I Need to Apologize to the World and America' - Posted June 9, 2014
Steve Coburn, the co-owner of California Chrome went on "Good Morning America" to apologize for his comments following California Chrome's loss at the Belmont Stakes and the Triple Crown Saturday. Moments after the race, Coburn told NBC Sports: "This is the coward's way out." Coburn was referring to Belmont winner Tonalist... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Logan Returns to CBS | DOJ to Review Music Licenses - Posted June 5, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Logan Returns to CBS | DOJ to Review Music Licenses - Posted June 5, 2014
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Robin Roberts to Receive 2014 Cronkite Award - Posted June 4, 2014
Robin Roberts is the 2014 recipient of the Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism, Arizona State University announced today. "I'm truly humbled to join the list of remarkable journalists who have received the Walter... [TVNewser]

Hard Choices - Which Interview to Grant When - Posted June 4, 2014
In the latest installment of "Hard Choices - Which Interview to Grant When," former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Media Newsfeed: BBC News to Cut 500 | Networks Book Clinton - Posted June 4, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: BBC News to Cut 500 | Networks Book Clinton - Posted June 4, 2014
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And the CBS News Interview with Hillary Clinton Goes To... - Posted June 3, 2014
Jane Pauley will interview Hillary Clinton on "CBS Sunday Morning" on June 15 as part of Clinton's book tour for "Hard Choices." The CBS interview rounds out the big three broadcasters, as well as CNN and Fox News, that have confirmed interviews with the presumptive presidential candidate. So here's the order: ABC:... [TVNewser]

Hillary Clinton to Hold Town Hall on CNN; Cynthia McFadden Gets NBC Interview - Posted June 3, 2014
Hillary Clinton's calendar is filling up with more TV news interviews tied to her new memoir. This morning CNN announced the former Secretary of State will take part in a live town hall meeting that will be moderated by CNN's ... [TVNewser]

Hillary Clinton: 'Definiton of Talking to Americans' Not Confined to Sunday Shows - Posted May 30, 2014
POLITICO reports exclusive excerpts from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's upcoming book "Hard C... [TVNewser]

POLITICO Lands Exclusive for Hard Choices Benghazi Chapter - Posted May 30, 2014
Hillary Clinton's forthcoming Hard Choices is again back in the spotlight after POLITICO exclusively obtained "Benghazi: Under Attack," the chapter that chronicles the September 2012 events in... [FishbowlDC]

Art Garfunkel and Good Housekeeping's Campaign to End Childhood Hunger - Posted May 28, 2014
There wasn't much that could top last week's head-spinning celebrity scene at Michael's, so today was pretty quiet by comparison except for the random appearance of Art Garfunkel. I guess I could have asked him about Paul Simon's recent trip to a Connecticut courtroom and perhaps gotten him... [GalleyCat]

The Ticker: Clinton/ABC, Ifill/ANWC, CNBC/FNC - Posted May 21, 2014
Hillary Clinton's first interviews to promote her new book, "Hard Choices," go to ABC News. Diane Sawyer will interview Clinton for a primetime special that will air June 9 and Robin Roberts will interview her live on "GMA" Jun... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Diaz-Balart to MSNBC | NPR Cuts Tell Me More | Sulzberger Talks - Posted May 21, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Diaz-Balart to MSNBC | NPR Cuts Tell Me More | Sulzberger Talks - Posted May 21, 2014
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ABC's Diane Sawyer Secures First TV Interview with Hillary Clinton on Hard Choices - Posted May 20, 2014
Late Tuesday afternoon, ABC News issued a press release announcing former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's first one-on-one TV interview with ABC's Diane Sawyer... [PRNewser]

ABC's Diane Sawyer Secures First TV Interview with Hillary Clinton on Hard Choices - Posted May 20, 2014
Late Tuesday afternoon, ABC News issued a press release announcing former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's first one-on-one TV interview with ABC's Diane Sawyer... [FishbowlDC]

Robin Roberts on 'GMA': 'By No Means Are We Going Around Thinking We're Top Dog' - Posted May 19, 2014
In an appearance on CNN's "Reliable Sources" this weekend, Robin Roberts talked to Brian Stelter about her health, her recent decision to publicly acknowledge her longtime girlfriend and Barbara Walters' retirement. Roberts also talked about h... [TVNewser]

Weekend Show Preview - Posted May 16, 2014
Who's on the talk shows this weekend? Glad you asked: Sunday: CBS's "Face the Nation": Daniel Dellinger of the American Legion, Michael Bloomberg, Fmr. Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner, Chris Christie, ... [PRNewser]

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... [Fishbowl NY]

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

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

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

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

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

Katie Couric Heading Back to the 'Today' Show? - Posted May 5, 2014
The New York Post reports Katie Couric is having informal conversations about filling in... [TVNewser]

TVNewser's 2014 Guide To Graduation Speakers - Posted May 2, 2014
As is TVNewser tradition, here now is our seventh annual list of who's-speaking-where-and-when at the nation's colleges and universities (in alphabetical order): CNN's Brooke Baldwin: ... [TVNewser]

TVNewsers on Gotham, Variety Power Lists - Posted April 26, 2014
Gotham and Variety were both out this week with power lists featuring female television personalities and executives. In Variety's "Power of Women" issue, the "New York Impact" list featured Fox Business Network anchor Maria Bartiromo, NBC Universal News Group chairman ... [TVNewser]

Weekend Show Preview, 4.25 - 4.27 - Posted April 25, 2014
Who's on the talk shows this weekend? Glad you asked: Sunday: CBS's "Face the Nation": Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN), Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO), Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Rick Santorum, ... [FishbowlDC]

Weekend Show Preview, 4.25 - 4.27 - Posted April 25, 2014
Who's on the talk shows this weekend? Glad you asked: Sunday: CBS's "Face the Nation": Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN), Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO), Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Rick Santorum, ... [PRNewser]

Amy Robach Completes Chemotherapy - Posted April 25, 2014
"GMA" news anchor Amy Robach completed her 8th and final round of chemotherapy treatment for breast cancer yesterday. This morning she was back on the show filling in for ... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Tells David Letterman: 'I'm Healthier and Happier Than I've Ever Been' - Posted April 23, 2014
Robin Roberts will be signing copies of her new book "Everybody's Got Something" at Barnes & Noble on 46th Street and 5th Avenue in New York Cit... [TVNewser]

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

Lara Spencer Named Co-Host of 'Good Morning America' - Posted April 18, 2014
Lara Spencer has been promoted to co-host of "Good Morning America," joining George Stephanopoulos and ... [TVNewser]

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

Morning Media Newsfeed: NBC Goes Digital | ABC Leads News Demo | Colbert to Visit Late Show - Posted April 16, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: NBC Goes Digital | ABC Leads News Demo | Colbert to Visit Late Show - Posted April 16, 2014
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Robin Roberts, Rachel Maddow, Anderson Cooper on the OUT Power 50 - Posted April 15, 2014
Several TV news anchors and hosts have made this year's OUT Power 50 list. It's the brand's annual ranking of the most influential LGBT voices in American culture. ABC's Robin Roberts, who ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Roberts, Shipman & Kay, 60 @ 10 - Posted April 15, 2014
Robin Roberts will soon go on book tour, to Los Angeles, Houston, Dallas, New Orleans and her hometown of Pass Christian, MS, among other stops. Roberts's memoir Everybody's Got Something, about surviving her ... [TVNewser]

Michael Strahan Joins 'Good Morning America' - Posted April 15, 2014
Michael Strahan is joining "Good Morning America" as a contributor. Just like in his NFL days, Strahan emerged from a GMA tunnel, giving high fives from fans, ending at the anchor desk, where Robin Roberts announced Strahan would join the show "a couple days a week." He'll mostly appear in the... [TVNewser]

'GMA' Anchors Share Who's Inspired Them - Posted April 14, 2014
Ahead of the release of Robin Roberts' memoir -- which is about people who inspired her during her battle with MDS -- the "Good Morning America" anchors shared who has inspired them this morning. ... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts on Not Revealing Girlfriend Sooner: 'Some People Like Their Anonymity' - Posted April 14, 2014
Robin Roberts tells Good Housekeeping she's grateful to have the love of g... [TVNewser]

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

Hillary Clinton Sees Media Double Standard Toward Women - Posted April 4, 2014
At a "Women in the World" event in New York City last night, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton expressed her view of a double standard in how women are tal... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Talks 'GMA's' Comings and Goings - Posted April 3, 2014
"Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts reacted to her show's busy week, talking to "Entertainment Tonight" last night at a Se... [TVNewser]

Josh Elliott's 'GMA' Good-Bye, Without Josh Elliott - Posted April 3, 2014
During a conference call with reporters yesterday, the newest member of the NBC Sports team Josh Elliott was asked if he ... [TVNewser]

Josh Elliott On His 'GMA' Replacement: 'A Phenomenal Journalist and a Brilliant Woman' - Posted April 2, 2014
Josh Elliott has nothing but good things to say about the person who has taken over his duties on "Good Morning America." "She's one of my very favorite people," Elliott says of ... [TVNewser]

At 'GMA' 'the Estrogen is Flowing!' - Posted March 31, 2014
Amy Robach took her seat at the news desk this morning as the show bid farewell to Josh Elliott. "Josh, it has been great run with you, here on 'GMA,'" said ... [TVNewser]

Lara Spencer to Stay with 'GMA' - Posted March 27, 2014
Lara Spencer has re-signed with ABC News. Her contract was due to expire in May. "This was a simple decision," Spencer said in a statement. "I love what I do and I adore the people I work with. I am thrilled to be on this team and look forward to... [TVNewser]

Oscar Viewership Hits 10-Year High - Posted March 3, 2014
ABC's broadcast of the Oscars averaged 43 million viewers and delivered a 12.9 rating in the A18-49 demographic, making it the most-watched broadcast of the Academy Awards since 2004, according to Nielsen Fast National ratings. It was TV's most-watched entertainment telecast since the series finale of "Friends" on Ma... [TVNewser]

Oscars Live Blog: Ellen Rules Twitter, Photobombing Run Amok, Social Love for Acceptance Speeches - Posted March 3, 2014
Social media will be active throughout the 86th annual Academy Awards tonight, and Lost Remote will be reporting the top moments and images as they happen. Pre-show Red Carpet Co-host of ABC's "Oscars Red Carper Live" Lara Spencer had fun with rehearsals. // ... [Lost Remote]

'Good Morning America' Heading to The Oscars - Posted March 1, 2014
The 86th annual Academy Awards will air on ABC Sunday night at 8:30pmET, with red carpet festivities beginning at 7pmET. Sunday morning's "Good Morning America" will air reports from ABC News entertainment correspondents Chris Connelly and ... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of February 17 - Posted February 27, 2014
To regular readers of TVNewser, you know this already because of preliminary data we shared earlier this week, but the "Today" show did, in fact, win last week in the ratings, making it two straight for the formerly dominant netw... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of February 10 - Posted February 21, 2014
As expected, the "Today" show won its first week in 18 months in both total viewers and the younger demo. But the other ratings story emerging from week one of the Sochi Olympics is that "Today's" morning competition didn't l... [TVNewser]

Forbes' List of Most Trustworthy Celebs Is a Bit Of a Head Scratcher - Posted February 19, 2014
While you were off being in love and shoveling snow, Forbes released its list of most trustworthy celebrities. And it is a hodgepodge indeed. On top is ... [PRNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Fallon Debuts | Costas Returns | Roberts for Pre-Oscars - Posted February 18, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Fallon Debuts | Costas Returns | Roberts for Pre-Oscars - Posted February 18, 2014
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Robin Roberts and Lara Spencer Back for Oscars Red Carpet Special - Posted February 17, 2014
"Good Morning America" anchors Robin Roberts and Lara Spencer along with Jess Cagle, Editorial Director of "People" and "Entertainment Weekly" will be back to host ABC's pre-Oscar special "Red Carpet Live." The show airs on ABC at 7pmET, immediately... [TVNewser]

Morning Shows Wear Red For Women's Heart Health - Posted February 7, 2014
[gallery columns="4" ids="212836,212839,212840,212841,212842,212845,212847,212921" orderby="rand"] Anchors and correspondents across the morning shows wore red on the air today for National Wear Red Day, which raises awareness for women's heart health. Among those participating: ABC's Robin Roberts, Ginger Zee, ... [TVNewser]

Report: Josh Elliott Asking 'GMA' for Big Raise - Posted February 7, 2014
"Good Morning America" news anchor Josh Elliott is asking for a big raise, The New York Post Page Six reports. Elliott's agents reportedly ... [TVNewser]

As Temperatures Drop, Morning Shows Hit Multi-Year Highs - Posted February 6, 2014
The network morning shows saw multi-year viewership highs last week as winter keeps a cold and snowy grip on much of the nation. "CBS This Morning" had its best viewership in more than five years, since the week of Dec. 15, 2008. T... [TVNewser]

The Big Gets: Knox, Rodman, Pres. Obama - Posted January 31, 2014
Some exclusive gets across TV news this morning, including an emotional Amanda Knox who vowed to fight her second guilty murder verdict in an interview with Robin Roberts... [TVNewser]

N.S. Bienstock Acquired by United Talent Agency - Posted January 22, 2014
N.S. Bienstock, one of the nation's biggest and most well-known agencies for TV news talent, has been acquired by United Talent Agency (UTA). Bienstock agents represent more than 600 TV news anchors, reporters and producers including Bill O'Reilly, ... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts' New 'Be the Match' PSA - Posted January 21, 2014
Robin Roberts is appearing in a new PSA for Be the Match and Stand Up For Cancer. The campaign, which launched yesterday and will run through June 30, will be in magazines, online and on social media encouraging people to support researc... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts: 'Never Been Happier or Healthier' - Posted January 6, 2014
In her first on-air comments referencing longtime-girlfriend Amber, Robin Roberts shared uplifting news about her personal life. "I have never been happier or healthier than I am right now," Roberts told he... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of December 23 & Q4 2013 - Posted January 6, 2014
ABC's "Good Morning America" ended 2013 with its most-watched quarter in more than 22 years, since Q4 1991. It also had its best performance in the A25-54 demo since Q1 2007. "GMA" has won the last six quarters in Total Viewers and the last five in the news demo. "CBS This... [TVNewser]

'There Will Be a Time When Coming Out is Not a Big Story' - Posted January 6, 2014
By any measure, 2013 was the Year of the Queer, especially for network anchors. In addition to the death of DOMA, the increasing acceptance of same-sex marriage, and the Boy Scouts of America's pledge of allegiance to sexual diversity, ABC's ... [TVNewser]

Michelle Obama's Kind Words for Robin Roberts - Posted December 31, 2013
In response to "GMA's" Robin Roberts publicly coming out, First Lady Michelle Obama tweeted her support. .@RobinRoberts, I am so happy for you and Amber! You continue to make us all proud. -mo -- FLOTUS (@FLOTUS) ... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts 'Comes Out' In Facebook Post - Posted December 30, 2013
Robin Roberts, co-host of ... [AllFacebook]

How Robin Roberts' Coming Out Reflects on a New Way of Communicating - Posted December 30, 2013
We're not terribly familiar with Robin Roberts or her work on Good Morning America. More importantly, we don't believe that her private life should be anyone's business but her own unless she chooses to make it so. That said, we do think that her decision to very nonch... [PRNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Roberts Comes Out | A&E Ends Duck Suspension | Time Faces Challenges - Posted December 30, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Roberts Comes Out | A&E Ends Duck Suspension | Time Faces Challenges - Posted December 30, 2013
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In Year-End Message of Gratitude, Robin Roberts Thanks Longtime Girlfriend - Posted December 29, 2013
Robin Roberts surprised her Facebook followers this afternoon in an end-of-yea... [TVNewser]

In Year-End Message of Gratitude, Robin Roberts Thanks Longtime Girlfriend - Posted December 29, 2013
Robin Roberts surprised her Facebook followers this afternoon in an end-of-year post. She came out publicly ... [AllTwitter]

Your Cast for 'Top of the Morning' Movie Is... - Posted December 23, 2013
With the news coming out last week about Brian Stelter's book "Top of the Morning" ... [Fishbowl NY]

Your Cast for 'Top of the Morning' Movie Is... - Posted December 23, 2013
With the news coming out last week about Brian Stelter's book "Top of the Morning" ... [FishbowlNY]

Your Cast for 'Top of the Morning' Movie Is... - Posted December 23, 2013
With the news coming out last week about Brian Stelter's book "Top of the Morning" ... [TVNewser]

The 10 Biggest TV News Stories of 2013 - Posted December 23, 2013
How to describe a year in which TV news had more turnovers than Pepperidge Farm? Business as usual. The dramatic departures and arrivals of A-List talent weren't the only big story of 2013, of course. Two new networks launched. Fox News made some major changes in its prime-time line... [TVNewser]

Casting Call: Who Should Play Ann Curry in the 'Top of the Morning' Movie? - Posted December 20, 2013
In the final poll that gives you the role of casting director for the in-development Lifetime original movie based on Brian Stelter's book "Top of the Morning," we need you to cast the role of ... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Katie Canceled | Roberts Inks ABC Deal | Backlash Against A&E - Posted December 20, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Katie Canceled | Roberts Inks ABC Deal | Backlash Against A&E - Posted December 20, 2013
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Casting Call: Who Should Play Robin Roberts in the 'Top of the Morning' Movie? - Posted December 19, 2013
Today is part three of our casting call that asks you to choose the characters that will play TV morning news' biggest stars in the in-development Lifetime original movie based on Brian Stelter's book "Top of the Morning." Polls are still open for ... [TVNewser]

Barbara Walters' Most Fascinating Person of 2013: Hillary Clinton - Posted December 19, 2013
In her final "Most Fascinating" special, Barbara Walters named ... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Re-Signs with ABC News - Posted December 19, 2013
Robin Roberts has signed a new deal with ABC News where she will remain co-anchor of "Good Morning America." TVNewser reported ... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts and Josh Elliott Meet the Pope - Posted December 18, 2013
From Times Square to Vatican Square, this morning's "Good Morning America" was weeks in the making, but only came together in the last day. Robin Roberts and ... [TVNewser]

Broadcast, Cable Networks Up Early For Mandela Memorial Service - Posted December 10, 2013
[gallery columns="5" ids="206705,206704,206703,206701,206702"] The broadcast and cable networks were up early this morning as international leaders, dignitaries and thousands of South Africans filled FNB Stadium in Johannesburg to honor Nelson Mandela, who died last week at the age of 95. Brian Williams, who as we ... [TVNewser]

Coverage Plans for Mandela Memorial Service - Posted December 9, 2013
International leaders, including President Barack Obama and former Presidents George W. Bush, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter, will honor Nelson Mandela... [TVNewser]

Networks Schedule Weekend Specials on Nelson Mandela - Posted December 6, 2013
The broadcast and cable networks are scheduling special coverage on the death of Nelson Mandela this weekend. Here's what they have planned so far. NBC's ... [TVNewser]

Report: ABC Nixed Barbara Walters' Naming Edward Snowden Year's Most Fascinating - Posted December 5, 2013
The New York Daily News reports Barbara Walters wanted to tap NSA leaker ... [TVNewser]

Amy Robach Will Undergo Chemotherapy - Posted December 5, 2013
Amy Robach visited "Good Morning America" this morning, three weeks to the day after she underwent her double mastectomy, for an update on how her breast cancer treatment is going. "Physically, I feel remarkably well," she said. "Mentally, it's another challenge, because that... [TVNewser]

Barbara Walters' '10 Most Fascinating People' Includes Robin Roberts, Idiots - Posted December 2, 2013
Each year, Barbara Walters lists the "10 Most Fascinating People" and every year, it's sort of... [Fishbowl NY]

Barbara Walters' '10 Most Fascinating People' Includes Robin Roberts, Idiots - Posted December 2, 2013
Each year, Barbara Walters lists the "10 Most Fascinating People" and every year, it's sort of... [FishbowlNY]

Robin Roberts Lands on Barbara Walters' Final 'Most Fascinating' List - Posted December 2, 2013
This year, ABC News will have one of its own on Barbara Walters' annual "Most Fascinating Person of the Year" list: "Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts... [TVNewser]

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

Elizabeth Vargas Leaves Rehab - Posted November 19, 2013
ABC News anchor Elizabeth Vargas is out of rehab and back home. This afternoon she tweeted: Hello everyone! I am home, and so grateful for all your support and well wishes. I am so much better and taking it one day at a time. :) -- Elizabeth Vargas (@EVargasABC) November 19, 2013... [Fishbowl NY]

Elizabeth Vargas Leaves Rehab - Posted November 19, 2013
ABC News anchor Elizabeth Vargas is out of rehab and back home. This afternoon she tweeted: Hello everyone! I am home, and so grateful for all your support and well wishes. I am so much better and taking it one day at a time. :) -- Elizabeth Vargas (@EVargasABC) November 19, 2013... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of November 4 - Posted November 14, 2013
"Good Morning America" had its best numbers in nearly 9 months last week, since the week of Feb. 18, when Robin Roberts returned from medical leave... [TVNewser]

GMA's Robach Diagnosed With Breast Cancer - Posted November 11, 2013
Amy Robach of ABC News' Good Morning America revealed today that she has breast cancer after taking an on-air mammogram earlier this year to encourage other women to do the same. In a ... [FishbowlDC]

ABC's Amy Robach Diagnosed With Breast Cancer After On-Air Mammogram - Posted November 11, 2013
ABC News correspondent Amy Robach will have a double mastectomy this week to treat breast cancer, she revealed on "Good Morning America." Robach, 40, was diagnosed after she had ... [TVNewser]

ABC's Elizabeth Vargas in Rehab for Alcohol Abuse - Posted November 6, 2013
"20/20" co-anchor Elizabeth Vargas is in a treatment facility for alcohol abuse, the Daily news ... [TVNewser]

'GMA' Goes Country Ahead of ABC's CMA Awards - Posted November 6, 2013
Some network synergy this morning for "Good Morning America," which spent portions of the show promoting tonight's CMA Awards on ABC. Robin Roberts -- who will give out the night's final award, Entertainer of the Year... [TVNewser]

Morning Shows Dress Up as TV Icons For Halloween - Posted October 31, 2013
[gallery columns="5" ids="201859,201860,201861,201862,201871"] After last year's on-air parties were canceled in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, Halloween was back in full swing today on the morning shows. On "Today," Al Roker was Mr. T from "The A-Team," ... [TVNewser]

As Fusion is Born, a Morning Party for Parents ABC and Univision - Posted October 28, 2013
With just hours to go until the official launch of Fusion, ABC News and Univision put their ... [TVNewser]

Morning Shows Go Pink to Kick Off Breast Cancer Awareness Month - Posted October 1, 2013
Today is the first day of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and anchors and correspondents across the morning shows were decked out in pink this morning for the cause. NBC's Savannah Guthrie, CBS' Charlie Rose and Nancy Cordes, Fox News' ... [TVNewser]

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

Happy Complaints | Tweet Your Pain | Congrats - Posted September 20, 2013
Inside Mobile Apps: Data shows that despite all the complaints, people are downloading iOS 7 faster than they did iOS 6. So please, everyone shut up and get used to the thing. ... [GalleyCat]

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

The Ticker: Zucker, Zuckerberg, Roberts - Posted September 19, 2013
At next week's Advertising Week throughout New York City, CNN's Anderson Cooper will interview his boss Jeff Zucker at a panel presented by, no surprise, Time Warner. They will discuss how social media has impacted the news cycle. At ... [TVNewser]

Charlie Gibson, Diane Sawyer Reunite on 'Good Morning America' - Posted September 18, 2013
Former "Good Morning America" anchors Charlie Gibson and Diane Sawyer were reunited on the show this morning, dropping in as the guests for the show's "... [TVNewser]

Stretching the Lies | Wear it Well | NASAgram - Posted September 11, 2013
AppNewser: A study finds that texting lies takes longer than texting honest statements. In short? People need to learn to lie better. TVNewser: US Weekly names ... [Fishbowl NY]

Stretching the Lies | Wear it Well | NASAgram - Posted September 11, 2013
AppNewser: A study finds that texting lies takes longer than texting honest statements. In short? People need to learn to lie better. TVNewser: US Weekly names ... [FishbowlNY]

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

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

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

Robin Roberts Named to Us Weekly's Stylish New Yorkers List - Posted September 11, 2013
Us Weekly has named "Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts one of ... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of August 26 - Posted September 6, 2013
"CBS This Morning" still trails its morning show competitors by millions of viewers, but it was the only morning newscast to show growth compared to the same week last year. CTM grew its total viewer audience +14% and ... [Fishbowl NY]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of August 26 - Posted September 6, 2013
"CBS This Morning" still trails its morning show competitors by millions of viewers, but it was the only morning newscast to show growth compared to the same week last year. CTM grew its total viewer audience +14% and ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of August 26 - Posted September 6, 2013
"CBS This Morning" still trails its morning show competitors by millions of viewers, but it was the only morning newscast to show growth compared to the same week last year. CTM grew its total viewer audience +14% and ... [TVNewser]

The PM Ticker: FCC, MLK Speech, Murnaghan - Posted August 28, 2013
The FCC is reportedly stepping in to help resolve the dispute between Time Warner Cable and CBS, which has been ongoing since the beginning of the month. TVSpy has details. The Washington Post ... [Fishbowl NY]

The PM Ticker: FCC, MLK Speech, Murnaghan - Posted August 28, 2013
The FCC is reportedly stepping in to help resolve the dispute between Time Warner Cable and CBS, which has been ongoing since the beginning of the month. TVSpy has details. The Washington Post ... [FishbowlNY]

The PM Ticker: FCC, MLK Speech, Murnaghan - Posted August 28, 2013
The FCC is reportedly stepping in to help resolve the dispute between Time Warner Cable and CBS, which has been ongoing since the beginning of the month. TVSpy has details. The Washington Post ... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Returning to 'GMA' Full Time - Posted August 28, 2013
Robin Roberts will return to anchoring "Good Morning America" five days a week beginning next week, she tells People. "I'm looking forward t... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of August 5 - Posted August 15, 2013
"Good Morning America" wins another week in the morning, and by its largest margins over NBC's "Today" in more than five months. Compared to the same week last year the ABC morning program showed the most growth in the ... [TVNewser]

Evening News Ratings: Week of July 22 - Posted July 30, 2013
ABC's "World News with Diane Sawyer" has won its first week in the A25-54 demo in more than four years, unseating "NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams" w... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Interviews Juror B29 In The George Zimmerman Trial - Posted July 26, 2013
On "Good Morning America," Robin Roberts showed her full interview with Juror B29, also known as "Maddy," in the George Zimmerman trial. As we noted yesterday, Maddy was the only minority juror in the trial. Maddy's comments were starkly different than ... [TVNewser]

ABC News' Robin Roberts Secures Interview With Another Zimmerman Juror - Posted July 25, 2013
Another juror in the George Zimmerman trial is stepping forward for an interview, and this time her identity will not be hidden by shadows. ABC News "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts interviewed juror B29 (her name is "Maddy) toda... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of July 8 - Posted July 18, 2013
For the second time in three weeks, the "Today" show wins in the ad-friendly A25-54 demo while "Good Morning America" remains No. 1 in total viewers. But of all three shows, it was No. 3 "CBS This Morning" that showed the most growth. Compared to ... [Fishbowl NY]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of July 8 - Posted July 18, 2013
For the second time in three weeks, the "Today" show wins in the ad-friendly A25-54 demo while "Good Morning America" remains No. 1 in total viewers. But of all three shows, it was No. 3 "CBS This Morning" that showed the most growth. Compared to ... [FishbowlNY]

Robin Roberts Honored At The ESPYs - Posted July 18, 2013
ESPN televised the ESPY Awards last night, recognizing the best in the world of sports. The Worldwide Leader in Sports also took the time however to honor one of its own: ABC News "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts, a former anchor for "SportsCenter" who shattered glass ceilings and color barriers... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of July 1 - Posted July 15, 2013
ABC's "Good Morning America" wins another week and showed the most growth in the mornings. "GMA" was up +15% in total viewers and up +11% in the demo during the July 4 holiday week. "CBS This Morning" was also up +15% in viewers, but down -7% in the demo. And for the... [TVNewser]

'Good Morning America' Sees Biggest Morning Lead in 21 Years - Posted July 9, 2013
ABC's "Good Morning America" finishes the second quarter of 2013 as the most-watched morning show, winning its fourth consecutive quarter -- a feat not accomplished since 1993-1994. Not to be outdone, "CBS This Morning" also had a big Q2, its best -- and the closest competitively to NBC's "Today" -- since... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of June 17 - Posted June 27, 2013
"Good Morning America" wins the week and shows big growth compared to the same week last year. The show's winning streak is now at 44 weeks -- its longest stretch at No. 1 in more than 21 years. The A... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of June 10 - Posted June 20, 2013
"Good Morning America" continues to lead the pack in the a.m. The ABC show has been the leading morning show among total viewers for 10 months -- its longest stretch at No. 1 in more than 21 years. "GMA" is up +13% in total viewers and up +12% in the... [TVNewser]

The PM Ticker: Univision, Roberts, AP - Posted June 19, 2013
Univision is partnering with Penske Media to incorporate Hollywood trade magazine Variety into its newsmagzine "Primer Impacto." "Variety en Primer Impacto" segments will focus on Latino stars and talent in Hollywood. The second season of ESPN and ABC News digital program "In the Game with Robin Roberts" debuts June 20. Interviews this... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of June 3 - Posted June 13, 2013
"Good Morning America" makes it 42 weeks in row at #1, its longest stretch at the top in more than 21 years. But it's #3 "CBS This Morning" that showed the most growth compared to the same week last year. The show... [TVNewser]

Four Innovative Ways to Prepare For Your Next Job Interview - Posted June 11, 2013
If you have a job interview coming down the pike, listen up. It's time to tweak a few things and get your game on. According to our friends at ... [MediaJobsDaily]

A Rodale Refugee Reunion; Christine Lahti Penning a Memoir? - Posted June 5, 2013
As faithful readers of this column know, in the meta media universe that is Wednesdays at Michael's, there is no end to the way fellow diners are connected. I was joined today by Liz Vaccariello, editor-in-chief and chief content officer of Reader's Digest and ... [Fishbowl NY]

A Rodale Refugee Reunion; Christine Lahti Penning a Memoir? - Posted June 5, 2013
As faithful readers of this column know, in the meta media universe that is Wednesdays at Michael's, there is no end to the way fellow diners are connected. I was joined today by Liz Vaccariello, editor-in-chief and chief content officer of Reader's Digest and ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Sun-Times Staff Laid Off | Spin Fires EIC | New Robin Roberts Gig? - Posted May 31, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Sun-Times Staff Laid Off | Spin Fires EIC | New Robin Roberts Gig? - Posted May 31, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Sun-Times Staff Laid Off | Spin Fires EIC | New Robin Roberts Gig? - Posted May 31, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlLA]

Robin Roberts: Daytime Host? - Posted May 30, 2013
B&C's syndication ace Paige Albiniak and local TV maven Michael Malone report that ABC "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts has ... [TVNewser]

CNN's Piers Morgan Writing Memoir - Posted May 22, 2013
CNN anchor Piers Morgan has inked a book deal with Gallery books for a new memoir, to be released in October. The book, Shooting Straight: Guns, Gays, God, and George Clooney, will focus on Morgan's tenure at CNN. ... [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]

Robin Roberts Writing Memoir - Posted May 22, 2013
ABC "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts is writing a memoir, to be published by Grand Central Publishing in April 2014. The memoir will tell "the amazing story of her courageous battle against a ... [TVNewser]

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

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

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

Fish Food: Media Matters Forgets AP Story - Posted May 14, 2013
(A sprinkling of things we think you ought to know) AP-DOJ conflict doesn't matter to Media Matters-- Media Matters for America, the progressive watchdog dedicated to discrediting conservative media, has no coverage of the A... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Discovery Earnings Up | Megyn Kelly Renews | Roberts Most Trusted - Posted May 8, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Discovery Earnings Up | Megyn Kelly Renews | Roberts Most Trusted - Posted May 8, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Discovery Earnings Up | Megyn Kelly Renews | Roberts Most Trusted - Posted May 8, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlLA]

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]

Robin Roberts Tops TV News Personalities on 'Most Trusted' List - Posted May 7, 2013
Several television news journalists have landed on Reader's Digest list of "The 100 Most Trusted People in America." At #12, "Good Morning America" anchor ... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Re-Admitted to Hospital - Posted April 18, 2013
Midway through her Key West vacation last week, "GMA" anchor Robin Roberts started not feeling well. Her doctors advised her to return to New York and be admitted to the hospital. On her Facebook page, Roberts writ... [TVNewser]

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

Morning Show Ratings: Week of April 1 - Posted April 11, 2013
A year ago ABC's "Good Morning America" was rapidly gaining on NBC's "Today" show which had held the crown of morning show leader for more than 16 years. During this week last year "GMA" lost to "Today' by 190,000... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of March 25 and Q1 2013 - Posted April 4, 2013
For the first time in 19 years "Good Morning America" has won a Q1 in Total Viewers and for the first time in 20 years, "GMA" has taken the A25-54 demo in Q1. The ABC morning show won last week in both measurements as well, though "Today" got close in the... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Daytime Honorees, CBS Writers, McCain-Palin Part II? - Posted April 3, 2013
ABC's Robin Roberts, FNC's Bill Hemmer CNN's VP of programming Janelle Rodriguez have been named to Variety's Daytime TV Impact Honorees List. The Writers Guild of America has negotiated a new three... [TVNewser]

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

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]

The AM Ticker: Roberts, Baier, Al Jazeera - Posted March 29, 2013
"Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts will be filling in for Kelly Ripa on "Live with Kelly and Michael" next Monday. Roberts will join Michael Strahan in interviewing Laurence Fishburne, among other guests.... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of March 18 - Posted March 28, 2013
The "Today" show can't catch a break. The NBC morning show, which has seen an endless stream of stories about the show's troubling year, was expecting to win last week in the younger demo -- in fact Nielsen fast nationals put the younger viewer win at its biggest since December. But... [TVNewser]

CBS, ABC, PBS Lead List of Peabody Award Winners - Posted March 27, 2013
With two awards each, CBS News, ABC News and PBS led the way in George Foster Peabody Awards this year. Both of CBS' awards were for "60 Minutes" reports -- "Deception at Duke," an examination of the failure of an experimental cancer treatment at Duke University, and "Joy in the Congo," a... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts to be Honored at ESPYS - Posted March 26, 2013
Former ESPN anchor and current Good Morning America host Robin Roberts will be honored with the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the 2013 ESPYS in Los Angels on July 17. The award is presented annually to "individuals w... [FishbowlLA]

Robin Roberts To Be Honored With Arthur Ashe ESPY, DVF Awards - Posted March 26, 2013
ABC News "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts is set to receive a pair of high-profile honors this year. Her old employers at ESPN will be presenting her with the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the 2013 ESPY Awards in July. Rober... [TVNewser]

WTVD Meteorologist Shaves His Head On Air After Successful Bone Marrow Donor Drive - Posted March 22, 2013
... [TVSpy]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of February 25 and February Sweeps - Posted March 7, 2013
"Good Morning America" has won its first February Sweep in 20 years and had its biggest Sweeps win over NBC's "Today" show in more than 21 years, since November 1991. Now a solid #1 in the mornings and with an added boost brought by the Oscars and ... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of February 18 - Posted February 28, 2013
Both "Good Morning America" and "CBS This Morning" saw impressive year-over-year growth last week. Robin Roberts' much-hyped return to "... [TVNewser]

ABC News Wins Five Gracie Awards - Posted February 27, 2013
The winners of the 2013 Gracie Awards have been announced. ABC News leads the way with five Gracies, including for outstanding reporter/correspondent Martha Raddatz, outstanding anchor ... [TVNewser]

Good To See You | Dumb Download | Oscar Worthy Try - Posted February 20, 2013
TVNewser: A standing ovation for Robin Roberts, who returned ... [Fishbowl NY]

Good To See You | Dumb Download | Oscar Worthy Try - Posted February 20, 2013
TVNewser: A standing ovation for Robin Roberts, who returned ... [FishbowlNY]

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

The second screen: your backstage pass to this year's Oscars - Posted February 20, 2013
By now, most people know that Seth McFarlane will host the 85th Academy Awards this Sunday night. But as Joan Rivers proved, the pre-show and all happenings behind-the-scenes are just as important to viewers. This year, actress ... [Inside 3D Printing News]

The Evening Ticker: ESPN & Roberts, CBS & Polk, Weather & Winner - Posted February 19, 2013
Robin Roberts is not only back on "GMA" tomorrow, she's also working with her old network, ESPN, as executive producer of Nine for IX, a series focused on women in sports. The CBS Evening News with ... [Fishbowl NY]

The Evening Ticker: ESPN & Roberts, CBS & Polk, Weather & Winner - Posted February 19, 2013
Robin Roberts is not only back on "GMA" tomorrow, she's also working with her old network, ESPN, as executive producer of Nine for IX, a series focused on women in sports. The CBS Evening News with ... [FishbowlNY]

ABC To Air Robin Roberts Special Friday Night - Posted February 19, 2013
ABC is dedicating Friday's edition of "20/20" to the return of "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts. The special, titled "Robin's Journey," will air at 10 PM on Friday, and will chronicle the journey she has taken since she began treatment for... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts: 'It's an amazing feeling, each day feeling stronger' - Posted February 13, 2013
[caption id="attachment_164036" align="alignright" width="237"] Credit: Ida Mae Astute/ABC[/caption] A week before she is set to return to "Good Morning America," ABC's ... [TVNewser]

Ken Strickland, Robin Roberts Named to Annual 'TheGrio's 100' List - Posted February 4, 2013
In honor of Black History Month, NBC's theGrio.com has announced its annual "theGrio 100" list of "African-American history makers and industry leaders who are making a difference in the lives of all Americans." Media personalities on this year's list include NBC News Washington bureau chief ... [TVNewser]

The Morning Ticker: Watson, Babies, Robin... - Posted February 1, 2013
CNN's Ivan Watson has been promoted to Senior International Correspondent. Watson, based at CNN Istanbul, joined the network four years ago and has since covered a number of major news events right up to this morning's suicide bombing outside the U.S. Embassy.... [TVNewser]

Now 'Good Morning America' Is Looking For Anchor Doppelgangers Too - Posted January 25, 2013
Remember last month, when the anchors on NBC's "Today" met their real-life lookalikes? Apparently it was such a good idea that now ABC's "Good Morning America" is planning the same bit. A ... [TVNewser]

Looping Idiots | Death Wishes | Back Again - Posted January 24, 2013
SocialTimes: Twitter has launched a video sharing app called Vine. You used to only bore people with words, now do it with your "short films!" PRNewser... [Fishbowl NY]

Looping Idiots | Death Wishes | Back Again - Posted January 24, 2013
SocialTimes: Twitter has launched a video sharing app called Vine. You used to only bore people with words, now do it with your "short films!" PRNewser... [FishbowlNY]

Robin Roberts Returns To 'GMA' Studio - Posted January 24, 2013
[caption id="attachment_164036" align="alignleft" width="240"] Credit: Ida Mae Astute/ABC[/caption] For the first time since undergoing her bone marrow transplant in September, "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts returned to th... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts To Return To 'GMA' In 'Weeks' - Posted January 14, 2013
ABC News "Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts made her "special announcement" today, and as expected, she announced that her course of treatment is... [TVNewser]

Idiot Wars | Inked | Right Start - Posted January 11, 2013
FishbowlDC: Here is your weekly "Media people get into a Twitter fight and the end result is everyone questioning their maturity" story. UnBeige:... [Fishbowl NY]

Idiot Wars | Inked | Right Start - Posted January 11, 2013
FishbowlDC: Here is your weekly "Media people get into a Twitter fight and the end result is everyone questioning their maturity" story. UnBeige:... [FishbowlNY]

Robin Roberts Teases 'Special Announcement' Monday - Posted January 11, 2013
"Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts and the show's Twitter page teased that she would have a "special announcement" on Monday, likely a timetable for her return to the ABC morning show. "Happy Friday. Looking forwa... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of December 31 - Posted January 10, 2013
The morning show ratings race begins 2013 with a split. "Good Morning America" takes a win in total viewers while NBC's "Today" wins in younger viewers, its first in 7 weeks. But #3 "CBS This M... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts: 'It's a great comfort not to feel pressured and a BLESSING to know I have a job waiting for me' - Posted January 9, 2013
ABC's Robin Roberts took to Facebook this morning with "encouraging news" from her doctors and discussed the interest in her return to "Good Morning America." "I'm humbled by the speculation of my return to GMA," Roberts wrote. "My fa... [TVNewser]

The Morning Time | Less Filters | App War - Posted December 31, 2012
TVNewser: The "When will Robin Roberts return to GMA?" articles ... [FishbowlLA]

When Will Robin Roberts Return to 'Good Morning America?' - Posted December 31, 2012
"Good Morning America's Robin Roberts passed a crucial milestone over the weekend: 100 days since her bone marrow transplant ... [TVNewser]

Sam Champion Marries; Robin Roberts Makes Rare Public Appearance to Show Support - Posted December 21, 2012
ABC "Good Morning America" weatherman Sam Champion and his partner Rubem Robierb were married today in New York City and Champion's ABC News colleagues, including co-anchor Robin Roberts who is recovering from bone marrow transplant surgery, were... [Fishbowl NY]

Sam Champion Marries; Robin Roberts Makes Rare Public Appearance to Show Support - Posted December 21, 2012
ABC "Good Morning America" weatherman Sam Champion and his partner Rubem Robierb were married today in New York City and Champion's ABC News colleagues, including co-anchor Robin Roberts who is recovering from bone marrow transplant surgery, were... [FishbowlNY]

News Pro Names '12 To Watch in TV News' - Posted December 21, 2012
TV Week's News Pro magazine has assembled a list of "12 to Watch in TV News." Unsurprisingly, incoming CNN president Jeff Zucker, who says "just beca... [TVNewser]

The 'GMA' Team Brings Some Holiday Cheer to Robin Roberts - Posted December 8, 2012
The "Good Morning America" anchor team of George Stephanopoulos, Lara Spencer, Josh E... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of November 19 & November Sweeps - Posted November 30, 2012
"Good Morning America" has won its first November sweeps in more than 18 years ranking as the #1 morning show in total viewers (first since Nov. 1995) and A25-54 viewers (first since July 1994). "GMA" led "Today" by +467,000 total viewers and +28,000 younger viewers for the month. Compared to the... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts to Sally-Ann Roberts: 'You gave me life' - Posted November 20, 2012
... [TVSpy]

After a Week in the Hospital, Robin Roberts Interviewed by Her Sister, WWL's Sally-Ann Roberts - Posted November 19, 2012
After spending a week in the hospital because of a virus, "Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts was interviewed this weekend by her sister, WWL anchor ... [TVSpy]

Robin Roberts, Hospitalized for a Week with a Virus, Returns Home - Posted November 19, 2012
"Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts is back home after spending nearly a week in the hospital due to a virus. "A latent virus, many of us have, was not responding to medication and was pulling down my numbers," Robert... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of October 29 - Posted November 9, 2012
Not only have ratings reports been delayed due to Hurricane Sandy, but the overall national numbers may be skewed as markets like New York and Philadelphia did not carry the morning broadcasts for much of last week in addition to the millions of homes without power. As a result, ABC and CBS... [TVNewser]

ABC Raises $11.5M So Far in 'Day of Giving' - Posted November 5, 2012
ABC says it has raised $11.5 million so far for Superstorm Sandy relief efforts as the Disney-wide "Day of Giving" is about to enter primetime. "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts delivered a special message during... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of October 22 - Posted November 2, 2012
"Good Morning America" makes it 9 weeks in a row at #1 in both total viewers and younger viewers, but compared to the same week last year "GMA" is down, just slightly, in the A25-54 demo, down -1%. "GMA" is up +2% i... [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]

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]

Report: Erica Hill to Join NBC as Co-anchor of Weekend 'Today' - Posted October 12, 2012
After two years at CBS News, Erica Hill is reportedly jumping to NBC News. The New York Post is reporting... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of October 1 - Posted October 12, 2012
ABC's "Good Morning America" wins its eighth week in a row in Total Viewers, and 6th week running in A25-54 viewers. "GMA" had a +646,000 Total Viewer lead and a +165,000 A25-54 lead on NBC's "Today." Compared to the same week last year... [TVNewser]

ABC's Robin Roberts Released From the Hospital With WWL's Sally-Ann Roberts By Her Side - Posted October 11, 2012
"Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts has been released from the hospital three weeks after ... [TVSpy]

Three Weeks After Bone Marrow Transplant, Robin Roberts Released From the Hospital - Posted October 11, 2012
"Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts has been released from the hospital, three weeks after her her ... [TVNewser]

It's Official: Ann Romney To Guest-Host 'Good Morning America' Next Week - Posted October 4, 2012
GOP Presidential nominee Mitt Romney's wife, Ann Romney, will be filling in for Robin Roberts on "Good Morning America" next week. Romney will guest host alongside ... [TVNewser]

'Good Morning America' Is Not Just Winning, But Winning Big - Posted October 4, 2012
A once in a generation shift is occurring on TV. The "Today" show which had dominated mornings for 16 years, ceded that crown in April. Now, not only is "Good Morning America" consistently winning in both total viewers and the younger demo, the ABC morning show is doing so by wider... [TVNewser]

The AP Profiles Norah O'Donnell - Posted October 1, 2012
The AP's David Bauder profiles new "CBS This Morning" co-anchor Norah O'Donnell. Bauder talks a bit about her car... [TVNewser]

Shales: ABC Taking Advantage Of Robin Roberts' Illness - Posted September 21, 2012
Former Washington Post TV critic Tom Shales, now writing for film critic Roger Ebert's blog, takes aim at the morning news shows, with most of his ire directed at ABC's "Good Morning America." ... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts' Transplant Completed In Five Minutes - Posted September 21, 2012
The stem-cell transplant was a success for "Good Morning America's Robin Roberts, and it was completed in five minutes. Fellow ABCers Sam Champion and Diane Sawyer were in the room as it happened. Not surprisingly, given the proclivity of TV ne... [Fishbowl NY]

Robin Roberts' Transplant Completed In Five Minutes - Posted September 21, 2012
The stem-cell transplant was a success for "Good Morning America's Robin Roberts, and it was completed in five minutes. Fellow ABCers Sam Champion and Diane Sawyer were in the room as it happened. Not surprisingly, given the proclivity of TV ne... [FishbowlNY]

Robin Roberts' Transplant Completed In Five Minutes - Posted September 21, 2012
The stem-cell transplant was a success for "Good Morning America's Robin Roberts, and it was completed in five minutes. Fellow ABCers Sam Champion and Diane Sawyer were in the room as it happened. Not surprisingly, given the proclivity of TV ne... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Undergoes Bone Marrow Transplant - Posted September 20, 2012
Today Robin Roberts is getting a bone marrow transplant from her sister, New Orleans local anchor Sally-Ann Roberts, to ... [TVNewser]

ABC's Robin Roberts Receives Bone Marrow Transplant From Her Sister, WWL's Sally-Ann Roberts - Posted September 20, 2012
"Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts is getting a bone marrow transplant from her sister, WWL morning anchor ... [TVSpy]

'GMA' Details Guest Host Plans, As Stephen Colbert Added To The Mix - Posted September 17, 2012
ABC's "Good Morning America" is detailing its plans for guest hosts while Robin Roberts undergoes treatment for MDS. We have ... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of September 3 - Posted September 13, 2012
"Good Morning America" wins another week in both total viewers and younger viewers: the first time in 17 years the show has had back-to-back weekly wins against "Today" in the demo. Compared to the same week last ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Roberts, Raddatz, Mitchell - Posted September 10, 2012
"Good Morning America"'s Robin Roberts checks into the hospital today to begin treatment for MDS. She wrote a brief blog post to fans thanking them for their support. "As momma use to say: 'We all got somethin'!'Lifting you up as you have for me...This too shall pass." ... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of August 27 - Posted September 7, 2012
"Good Morning America" wins another week as the networks aired split shows from the Republican National Convention, and covered Hurricane Isaac. "GMA" also gave a send-off to Robin Roberts who is ... [TVNewser]

Diane Sawyer, George Stephanopoulos Break from DNC to Attend Funeral for Robin Roberts' Mother - Posted September 6, 2012
Last night David Muir was sitting in for Diane Sawyer on "World News" at the Time Warner Cable Arena, site of the DNC. Sawyer and George Stephanopoulos, who have been anchoring ABC's coverage of the Democratic National Convention, left Ch... [TVNewser]

Mother of Robin and Sally-Ann Roberts Passes Away - Posted August 31, 2012
Lucimarian Roberts, the mother of WWL anchor Sally-Ann Roberts and "Good Morning America" anchor ... [TVSpy]

Robin Roberts' Mother Passes Away At 88 - Posted August 31, 2012
"Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts lost her mother yesterday. Lucimarian Roberts passed away in Mississippi at the age of 88. Roberts--who left "GMA" after yesterday's show to be with her family--was by her side when she died. "It is with deep regret and heavy prayer and reflection tonight that I write... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of August 20 - Posted August 30, 2012
"Good Morning America" wins another week in Total Viewers, but once again "Today" eeks out a win in the A25-54 demo, with a +5,000 viewer lead. "GMA's" +520,000 total viewer lead is the 2nd-largest margin of victory over "Today" since its ... [TVNewser]

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]

Robin Roberts Signs Off Early From 'GMA' To Be With Family In Hurricane Zone - Posted August 30, 2012
ABC this morning announced that today would be Robin Roberts' last day anchoring "Good Morning America" before she goes on extended leave. Tomorrow ... [TVNewser]

Network Special Reports For President Obama's Isaac Address - Posted August 28, 2012
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Robin Roberts To Begin Medical Leave September 3 - Posted August 27, 2012
ABC "Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts will begin her medical leave to treat her MDS next week, she announced on the program this morning. Roberts will be off starting Monday, September 3, and will begin treatment Tuesday, September 4. Roberts may not be present next week, but "GMA" will definitely... [TVNewser]

'Good Morning America' Team on 'Appreciating' Ann Curry, Topping 'Today' - Posted August 24, 2012
The anchor team for "Good Morning America" appeared on CNN's "Piers Morgan Tonight" following their recent spate of ratings wins. The morning show wars get lots of play, including the departure of Ann Curry, which Robin Roberts touched upon. "The ... [TVNewser]

'GMA' Likely To Top 'Today' Last Week Following Olympics - Posted August 21, 2012
Preliminary ratings from Nielsen indicate that ABC's "Good Morning America" is likely to top NBC's "Today" in the ratings last week, the first week back following the Olympic games. Final ratings will likely change slightly, but "GMA" had a 162,000 viewer lead in total viewers, even as the demo viewers remained... [TVNewser]

Top 10 Highest Paid News Anchors - Posted August 9, 2012
TVGuide is out with its annual list of the top celebrity earners. Judge Judy tops them all, making $45 million a year. Ashton Kutcher is tops among comedy actors for his "Two and a Half Men" haul. Mark Harmon... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts to Take Next Few Weeks Off as Chemotherapy Takes Toll - Posted July 31, 2012
Robin Roberts left "Good Morning America" this morning just as the second hour began, announcing, "I'm not feeling too well." She'll be taking off the rest of this week and the next two weeks, part of which was a planned vacation, as she conti... [TVNewser]

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

'Good Morning America' Discusses 'Big New Role' For Ann Curry - Posted June 28, 2012
"Good Morning America" made mention of the news "across town" at the "Today" show: Ann Curry's emotional farewell to the show. "Our friend and colleague Ann Curry just announced that she will be taking a big new role at NBC where she's going to be covering the stor... [TVNewser]

WWL's Sally-Ann Roberts: 'I Am Just Amazed at the Outpouring of Affection Everywhere I Go' - Posted June 27, 2012
WWL anchor Sally-Ann Roberts is preparing to ... [TVSpy]

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

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

Natalie Morales Is Preferred Choice to Replace Ann Curry on 'Today' - Posted June 25, 2012
Natalie Morales is the preferred pick to replace Ann Curry on NBC's "Today" show, at least among TVSpy readers. According to ... [TVSpy]

Armbands All Around on 'GMA' - Posted June 22, 2012
The "Good Morning America" team donned armbands this morning in support of anchor ... [TVNewser]

Who Should Replace Ann Curry? - Posted June 21, 2012
According to a report from The New York Times, followed up on by TVNewser, Ann Curry is leaving NBC's "Today" show. ... [TVSpy]

NY Times: NBC Negotiating With Ann Curry To Step Aside As 'Today' Co-Anchor - Posted June 20, 2012
Want to know why the New York Times ran a long piece painting a critical look at NBC "Today" co-anchor Ann Curry? ... [Fishbowl NY]

NY Times: NBC Negotiating With Ann Curry To Step Aside As 'Today' Co-Anchor - Posted June 20, 2012
Want to know why the New York Times ran a long piece painting a critical look at NBC "Today" co-anchor Ann Curry? ... [FishbowlNY]

NY Times: NBC Negotiating With Ann Curry To Step Aside As 'Today' Co-Anchor - Posted June 20, 2012
Want to know why the New York Times ran a long piece painting a critical look at NBC "Today" co-anchor Ann Curry? ... [TVNewser]

KIVI Anchor Tamara Jolee Reveals She Suffers From Same Blood Disorder as Robin Roberts - Posted June 18, 2012
Just a week after Robin Roberts' publicly announced that she suffers from MDS, ... [TVSpy]

Robin Roberts' Announcement Leads to Bone Marrow Registry Surge - Posted June 13, 2012
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Ann Curry Chatted with Robin Roberts As Her Pre-Treatment Procedure Was Underway - Posted June 12, 2012
The "Today" show anchors gave a special shout-out to their cross-town rivals at "Good Morning America" this morning. "We are sending our very best wishes to Robin Roberts," said Matt Lauer, adding, "We love you and our thoughts are with you." Ann Curry... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts 'Slept Like a Baby' Last Night - Posted June 12, 2012
At the start of this morning's "Good Morning America," Robin Roberts said she "slept like a baby last night for the first time since my diagnosis." Roberts underwent her first pre-treatment procedure Monday for an eventual bone marrow tran... [TVNewser]

Revolving Door: Robin Roberts announces new health battle, Changes at 'The Cut' blog and MSNBC - Posted June 11, 2012
Robin Roberts announced on GMA this morning that she has a rare blood and bone marrow disease called MDS for which she is beginning treatment today. You can learn more about this disease ... [PRNewser]

Following Bone Marrow Transplant Revelation, Robin Roberts Says 'Be a Donor' - Posted June 11, 2012
Robin Roberts is turning her own scare with a rare bone marrow disorder, into a call for organ donation. This morning on "Good Morning America" Roberts announced that beginning today, she will begin pre-treatments that will result in a bone marr... [TVNewser]

WWL's Sally-Ann Roberts to Donate Bone Marrow Cells to Her Sister, 'GMA' Anchor Robin Roberts - Posted June 11, 2012
WWL anchor Sally-Ann Roberts will undergo a procedure to donate bone marrow cells to her sister, "Good Morning America" anchor ... [TVSpy]

Robin Roberts Will Undergo Bone Marrow Transplant - Posted June 11, 2012
"Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts will undergo a bone marrow transplant after being diagnosed with a form of leukemia. On the show this morning, an emotional Roberts explained she was diagnosed with the cancer as a result of treatment she r... [TVNewser]

Brooke Baldwin Taken to Hospital During Queen's Jubilee Celebrations - Posted June 6, 2012
CNN anchor Brooke Baldwin is taking a few days off after co-anchoring coverage of Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee alongside Piers Morgan. Anchorin... [TVNewser]

Kid Offered Free Trip to Disney World on 'Good Morning America.' Passes - Posted May 31, 2012
"GMA's" Robin Roberts interviewed a 9-year-old Massachusetts boy this morning who came up with an ingenious way to earn enough money to give the family of a fallen soldier a trip to Disney World. At the end of the interview, Roberts presented... [TVNewser]

It's Official: Josh Elliott and Lara Spencer to Anchor 'Good Afternoon America' - Posted May 21, 2012
As TVNewser reported back in April, Josh Elliott and ... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Ratings: Week of May 7 - Posted May 17, 2012
As expected, "Good Morning America" wins the morning show ratings race for the week of May 7, a week which included Robin Roberts... [TVNewser]

Michelle Beadle Bolting ESPN For NBC - Posted May 11, 2012
ESPN "SportsNation" co-anchor Michelle Beadle is reportedly leaving the Worldwide Leader in Sports for greener pastures at NBCUniversal. Jim Miller... [TVNewser]

Politico Editor Suggests Roberts is Gay - Posted May 11, 2012
Why did ABC News' Robin Roberts score the big interview with President Obama about gay marriage? Lots of folks, from the NYT's Brian Stelter... [FishbowlDC]

Want To Interview The President? How And Why The White House Chooses The Interviewer - Posted May 11, 2012
Aside from expedited timing, President Obama's bombshell endorsement of same-sex marriage to ABC's Robin Roberts on Wednesday was business as usual in terms of White House media manipulation. So says ... [TVNewser]

How Choreographed was the President's Gay Marriage Evolution? - Posted May 10, 2012
It started Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press" with VP Joe Biden affirming his support of gay marriage. Then on Monday, Education Secretary Arne Duncan went on "Morning ... [TVNewser]

Why ABC News Got the Obama Interview, and Why NBC News Isn't Happy - Posted May 10, 2012
A handful of stories attempt to speculate as to why the White House chose ABC News and Robin Roberts to interview President Obama yesterday. Talking Points Memo's David Taintor confirmed that ... [TVNewser]

Obama Endorses Gay Marriage in Special Report on ABC Affiliates - Posted May 9, 2012
ABC News offered its affiliates a special report at 3pmET/2pmCT this afternoon with the news President Obama endorsed gay marriage in an interview with "Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts. ABC has eigh... [TVSpy]

On TV News, Reactions to Obama Announcement - Posted May 9, 2012
As we noted earlier, President Obama has come out in support of same-sex marriage in an interview with ABC's Robin Roberts. Following the announcement, the broadcast and cable news channels started to analyze what it meant. Probably the most surprising reaction was from Fox News Channel's ... [TVNewser]

President Obama Endorses Gay Marriage In ABC News Interview - Posted May 9, 2012
During his exclusive interview with ABC's Robin Roberts, President Obama changed his position on gay marriage, a... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts to Interview President Obama - Posted May 9, 2012
ABC "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts will interview President Obama today at the White House. The interview will air tonight on "ABC World News," "Nightline" and tomorrow morning on "GMA." The interview comes as the general election campaign heats up between President Obama and GOP challenger Mitt Romney. In addition, yesterday... [TVNewser]

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

GMA's 'Unlikely Cast' Leads ABC to Another Win - Posted May 3, 2012
ABC's "Good Morning America" has notched another win, topping NBC's "Today" for the second time in three weeks. Eric Deggans of the Tampa Bay Times ... [Fishbowl NY]

GMA's 'Unlikely Cast' Leads ABC to Another Win - Posted May 3, 2012
ABC's "Good Morning America" has notched another win, topping NBC's "Today" for the second time in three weeks. Eric Deggans of the Tampa Bay Times ... [FishbowlNY]

GMA's 'Unlikely Cast' Leads ABC to Another Win - Posted May 3, 2012
ABC's "Good Morning America" has notched another win, topping NBC's "Today" for the second time in three weeks. Eric Deggans of the Tampa Bay Times ... [TVNewser]

Facebook Tackles The Need for Organ Donors - Posted May 1, 2012
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg announced this morning that the social network will now have a feature allowing users in the U.S. and U.K. to spread the word to friends that they are registered organ donors. And if they're not, there are links that will take visitors to sites where they can enroll. Zuckerberg... [PRNewser]

Facebook Launches Organ-Donation Tool - Posted May 1, 2012
This morning's big announcement by Facebook ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook to Reveal Life-Saving Tool on 'Good Morning America' - Posted April 30, 2012
Now we know why ABC's Robin Roberts made a quick trip out West after last Thursday's "Good Morning America." Roberts got a... [TVNewser]

POLL: What Is Facebook Introducing Tomorrow? - Posted April 30, 2012
Facebook Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg and Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg will debut "a new Facebook tool that has the power to save lives" in two ... [AllFacebook]

'Good Morning America' Leading 'Today' for the Week - Posted April 27, 2012
With Thursday's fast-national Nielsen numbers now in, "Good Morning America" is in a position to win the week. This comes as "Today" regained the top spot last week. As of Thursday's show, "GMA" has a 236,000 total viewer lead for the week. "Today" is still leading with younger viewers. If "GMA"... [TVNewser]

'Today' Back on Top in the Mornings - Posted April 26, 2012
A week after breaking the "Today" show's 852-week win streak, "Good Morning America" slipped back to second place last week, according to just-released Nielsen ratings. "Today" drew 5.253 million vi... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Celebrates 10 Years at 'Good Morning America' - Posted April 23, 2012
This morning, Robin Roberts marked 10 years on "Good Morning America." Roberts officially joined "GMA"as newsreader on April 23, 2002, but had been a feature reporter for the show going back to 1995 when she was still a sportscaster at ESPN. In May, 2005 Roberts was promoted to co-anchor. "Thank you all,... [TVNewser]

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

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

'GMA' Can Thank Sherri Shepherd and Tim Tebow For Helping Break 'Today' Show's 16-Year Winning Streak - Posted April 17, 2012
If the numbers hold up, "GMA" will beat the "Today" show in total viewers for the first time in more than 16 years. "Today's" winning streak in younger viewers ... [TVNewser]

These Two News Anchors Were Featured On 'Jeopardy!' - Posted April 14, 2012
On "Jeopardy!" this week, a pair of questions relating TV news. The first was the $1,000 question under the category "Women on TV", and the second was the $200 question under "Interviewing the Interviewer." ... [FishbowlLA]

These Two News Anchors Were Featured On 'Jeopardy!' - Posted April 14, 2012
On "Jeopardy!" this week, a pair of questions relating TV news. The first was the $1,000 question under the category "Women on TV", and the second was the $200 question under "Interviewing the Interviewer." ... [TVNewser]

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

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]

Deborah Norville: 'Why is the press so quick to blame the chick?' - Posted April 11, 2012
"Inside Edition" host Deborah Norville pens an article today for The Hollywood Reporter called "Why Women Lose th... [TVNewser]

What 'Haunted' the 'Irascible, Competitive' Mike Wallace - Posted April 9, 2012
This morning the network news shows paid tribute to Mike Wallace, who died Saturday night at age 93. On "CBS This Morning" Wallace's "60 Minutes" colleagues Morley Safer and ... [TVNewser]

'Today' Wins Day 4 of 'Where in the World is Katie Couric?' - Posted April 6, 2012
We're keeping you up to date on the day-to-day ratings race between the "Today" show and "Good Morning America," as Katie Couric returns to the set of her former morning show rival. On Thursday morning, 5.07 million people chose to w... [TVNewser]

Discontent Inside ABC News Over Katie Couric's 'GMA' Hosting Stint - Posted April 3, 2012
Inside ABC News there have been some unforeseen repercussions from Katie Couric's stint as guest-host of "Good Morning America." As a pair of recent stories ... [TVNewser]

Coming Next Week: Morning Show Shenanigans - Posted March 30, 2012
The decision to have Katie Couric co-anchor "Good Morning America" next week really has little to do with her upcoming ABC talk s... [TVNewser]

Katie Couric to Co-Anchor 'Good Morning America' Next Week - Posted March 28, 2012
Nearly six years after she signed off from the "Today" show, Katie Couric is making a return to the mornings filling in next week for ... [Fishbowl NY]

Katie Couric to Co-Anchor 'Good Morning America' Next Week - Posted March 28, 2012
Nearly six years after she signed off from the "Today" show, Katie Couric is making a return to the mornings filling in next week for ... [FishbowlNY]

Katie Couric to Co-Anchor 'Good Morning America' Next Week - Posted March 28, 2012
Nearly six years after she signed off from the "Today" show, Katie Couric is making a return to the mornings filling in next week for ... [TVNewser]

Broadcasters Plan Trayvon Martin Specials - Posted March 28, 2012
... [TVNewser]

Oscars Broadcast Up From Last Year - Posted February 27, 2012
According to Nielsen metered market data, the Oscar telecast averaged a 25.5 household rating and 38 share from 8:30 to 11:24 p.m. last night. That's up a point over last year, when the show averaged a 24.5/37. ABC's Red Carpet special hosted by "Good Morning America's" ... [TVNewser]

Synergy! 'Good Morning America' Goes All-Out To Promote Oscars on ABC - Posted February 24, 2012
This Sunday the 84th annual Academy Awards will be held in Los Angeles, and televised on ABC. As is standard whenever a network pays big money for a major cultural event (see "Bowl, Super" and "Olympics, London") ABC is going all-out to promote the telecast, including on its news programs. For ABC... [TVNewser]

Silence on the Set of 'Good Morning America' - Posted February 22, 2012
The "Good Morning America" crew is really getting into this Oscars thing. With the Awards show on ABC Sunday night, the GMA team took a page from Oscar-nominated "The Artist" this morning, producing its own silent movie. We think it's George Stephanopoulos' best performance since "War Room." GMA staffer Hana Karar... [TVNewser]

'World News' to Run Extended Portions of 2002 Whitney Houston Interview - Posted February 13, 2012
The coverage of the death of Whitney Houston continues on TV today. The latest news coming from WNBC is that Houston's funeral will be later this week in Newark, NJ. On "Good ... [TVNewser]

TV News Coverage of the Death of Whitney Houston - Posted February 11, 2012
The news of the death of Whitney Houston broke at 7:57pmET, when the Associated Press sent a breaking news alert and Tweet announcing the news. The cable news networks began covering the story moments later, without yet knowing a cause... [Fishbowl NY]

TV News Coverage of the Death of Whitney Houston - Posted February 11, 2012
The news of the death of Whitney Houston broke at 7:57pmET, when the Associated Press sent a breaking news alert and Tweet announcing the news. The cable news networks began covering the story moments later, without yet knowing a cause... [FishbowlNY]

Jim Rome Joins CBS Sports, Will He Contribute to CBS News Too? - Posted January 11, 2012
This morning CBS Sports confirmed that longtime ESPN host Jim Rome would be joining CBS, as a contributor to CBS Sports programming, the CBS Sports Networks and Showtime Sports. Rome will host an eponymous weekday program on CBS Sports Network, as ... [TVNewser]

What Does George Do to Unwind? - Posted January 5, 2012
ABC's George Stephanopoulos will soon delve into a schedule so crazy few would want it. In a new promo video we learn what the returning star of "This Week" who also hosts "GMA" with Robin Roberts does to unwind. Here's a hint: Work and more work. ... [FishbowlDC]

Royals, Rockers On Halloween Morning Shows - Posted October 31, 2011
Today is Halloween, which means that on the network morning shows, the anchors were forced to wear silly costumes in an effort to entertain viewers... and each other. On NBC's "Today," the crew dressed up as the Royal Family following the Royal Wedding, with Matt Lauer as Prince William, Ann Curry as... [TVNewser]

Media to Honor Kotb at Komen Gala - Posted October 27, 2011
This Friday at the Kennedy Center Susan G. Komen will host its annual "Honoring the Promise" gala. In addition to the swanky affair, the organization's Women in Media Committee will hold a special VIP reception to honor NBC Today co-host Hoda Kotb. Now in it... [FishbowlDC]

Media to Honor Kotb at Komen Gala - Posted October 27, 2011
This Friday at the Kennedy Center Susan G. Komen will host its annual "Honoring the Promise" gala. In addition to the swanky affair, the organization's Women in Media Committee will hold a special VIP reception to honor NBC Today co-host Hoda Kotb. Now in it... [PRNewser]

Barbara Walters Speaks to Bernie Madoff - Posted October 27, 2011
With his wife Ruth set to speak to CBS' "60 Minutes" on Sunday and NBC's "Today" on Monday, ABC News presented an exclusive interview with the ponzi-schemer himself Bernie Madoff on "Good Morning America" this morning... sort of. Because the prison he is in does not allow cameras, Barbara Walters had to... [TVNewser]

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

TVNewsers Wear Purple To Show Their 'Spirit' - Posted October 20, 2011
People across the country today participated in "Spirit Day," wearing purple as a sign of support for LGBT youth. The movement, started by the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation, counted several visible people as champions of the anti-bullying cause: morning anchors, evening anchors and cable anchors on several networks were... [Fishbowl NY]

TVNewsers Wear Purple To Show Their 'Spirit' - Posted October 20, 2011
People across the country today participated in "Spirit Day," wearing purple as a sign of support for LGBT youth. The movement, started by the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation, counted several visible people as champions of the anti-bullying cause: morning anchors, evening anchors and cable anchors on several networks were... [FishbowlNY]

TVNewsers Wear Purple To Show Their 'Spirit' - Posted October 20, 2011
People across the country today participated in "Spirit Day," wearing purple as a sign of support for LGBT youth. The movement, started by the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation, counted several visible people as champions of the anti-bullying cause: morning anchors, evening anchors and cable anchors on several networks were... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Saves Ms. Pac-Man - Posted October 7, 2011
How cool is this? After this week's "80's Week" on "Good Morning America," the show had some leftover props. Insiders tell us, co-anchor Robin Roberts bought this amazing, vintage, still-working Ms. Pac-Ma... [TVNewser]

Elizabeth Vargas: Anchor, Reporter, Field Producer - Posted October 5, 2011
Josh Elliott and Elizabeth Vargas are back from Italy where they covered the acquittal of Amanda Knox. And this morning on GMA -- wi... [TVNewser]

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

For First Time in 18 Seasons, Network Morning Shows Add Younger Viewers; Add Total Viewers for First Time in 7 Seasons - Posted September 22, 2011
What is going on with the broadcast networks? They're adding viewers when cable and the Internets say they shouldn't be. On Tuesday ... [TVNewser]

ABC's Robin Roberts: 'You Don't Have to Grill People to Get the Best Answer Out of Them' - Posted September 13, 2011
"Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts -- who was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2007 -- is interviewed in the September issue of Ladies' Home Journal by Lee Woodruff, the wife of Roberts' ABC News collea... [TVNewser]

Broadcasters Plan Special and Extended Newscasts ahead of Hurricane Irene - Posted August 26, 2011
"NBC Nightly News" is going to expand to an hour tonight. As we mentioned earlier, Brian Williams will anchor from the Jersey Shore, which is under a mandatory evacuation as Hurricane Irene approaches. NBC News has the resources of the Weather Channel, and is planning to use Bryan Norcross and ... [TVNewser]

'GMA' Shrinks Gap with 'Today' to Lowest in 4 Years - Posted August 24, 2011
Bloomberg has an interesting look today at the increasingly competitive morning show ratings battle. As we've ... [TVNewser]

ABC News Plans Special Coverage For Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks - Posted August 24, 2011
On the 10th anniversary of September 11, Diane Sawyer -- who anchored "Good Morning America" on 9/11/01 -- and George Stephanopoulos will anchor a special thr... [TVNewser]

Which NBC 'Today' Co-Anchor Was on 'GMA' This Week? - Posted August 20, 2011
ABC "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts was featured in a segment seeing her appear in a music video for singer Martina McBride. Roberts was not the only morning anchor to appear in the video, however. Which NBC "Today" anchor made a special appearance? Find out in the video below, or... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Interviews DSK Accuser Nafissatou Diallo: 'God is my witness I'm telling the truth' - Posted July 24, 2011
The hotel maid who accused former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn of trying to sexually assault her, and whose story is now being called into question, is breaking her silence and talking with ABC's Robin Roberts. "I want justic... [GalleyCat]

Robin Roberts Interviews DSK Accuser Nafissatou Diallo: 'God is my witness I'm telling the truth' - Posted July 24, 2011
The hotel maid who accused former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn of trying to sexually assault her, and whose story is now being called into question, is breaking her silence and talking with ABC's Robin Roberts. "I want justic... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Gets Nod For Women's Basketball Hall Of Fame - Posted July 23, 2011
Former ESPN anchor and Good Morning America host Robin Roberts is one of six inductees to t... [SportsNewser]

Woods' Fired Caddy Planning Tell-All Book - Posted July 22, 2011
Steve Williams, Tiger Woods' longtime caddy who stood by him during his tawdry... [TVNewser]

Double Vision: Miss South Carolina Appears on NBC's 'Today' and ABC's 'GMA' Within Five Minute Span - Posted July 12, 2011
Viewers could be forgiven for seeing double Tuesday morning. Miss South Carolina, Bree Boyce, appeared on both NBC's "Today" and ABC's "Good Morning America" within a five minute span. Boyce was interviewed by NBC's Ann Curry around 8:10 AM ET, and by ABC's Robin Roberts around 8:16 AM ET. She even... [TVNewser]

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

Obama Talks Weiner, Fatherhood with Robin Roberts - Posted June 17, 2011
ABC's Robin Roberts headed to the White House this week for an interview with President Obama ahead of Father's Day. The "Good Morning America" exclusive focused on fatherhood, but Roberts got in a few questions about Rep. Anthony Weiner... [TVNewser]

'GMA' Skeds 'Reality Week,' Sends Anchors to Reality Shows - Posted May 12, 2011
Next week ABC's "Good Morning America" will present "Reality Week," sending its anchors to appear on a number of reality shows. Robin Roberts will guest on "The Great Food Truck Race," on Food Network. Josh Elliott will compete on the ABC competition series "Wipeout." ... [TVNewser]

'GMA' EP on Vieira departure: 'She's a formidable talent and that's going to be an issue for them' - Posted May 9, 2011
The Hollywood Reporter's Lacy Rose chats up "Good Morning America" Senior EP ... [Fishbowl NY]

'GMA' EP on Vieira departure: 'She's a formidable talent and that's going to be an issue for them' - Posted May 9, 2011
The Hollywood Reporter's Lacy Rose chats up "Good Morning America" Senior EP ... [FishbowlNY]

Lara Spencer returns to 'Good Morning America' - Posted May 9, 2011
On the morning Meredith Vieira announced she is leaving NBC's "Today," former "The Insider" host Lara Spencer made a return to her ABC roots and "Good Morning America." After the "Welcome Back" video, which took Spencer from Wisteria Lane to Times Square and a few stops in between, ... [TVNewser]

Bin Laden Killed: Morning Show Coverage - Posted May 2, 2011
"Good morning. Osama Bin Laden is dead," that is how Meredith Vieira opened the "Today" show this morning as all the networks continued coverage... [TVNewser]

Juju Chang says so long to GMA: 'I look forward to the next chapter of my adventure' - Posted April 20, 2011
Juju Chang has a few more days left with "GMA", but the anchor team said their good-byes this morning just after 8:30am. "Our loss is 'Nightline's' gain," said Robin Roberts. "It's not fa... [TVNewser]

Barbara Walters and Diane Sawyer to Lead ABC News Royal Wedding Coverage - Posted April 11, 2011
ABC News has slated its coverage plans for the upcoming Royal Wedding. Barbara Walters and Diane Sawyer will lead the networ... [TVNewser]

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

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

Matt Lauer on Kathie Lee's 'Great Pair' - Posted March 25, 2011
As a wise sage once said, "It's Friday, Friday..." (sorry, I know we weren't supposed to speak of it again.) But yes, it's Friday, and that came through on the morning shows today. As GMA's Robin Roberts interrupted David Muir's... [TVNewser]

Chris Brown Admits That Transparency Isn't One of His Talking Points - Posted March 24, 2011
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Chris Brown Admits That Transparency Isn't One of His Talking Points - Posted March 24, 2011
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Chris Brown Apologizes for Violent 'GMA' Outburst - Posted March 24, 2011
Singer Chris Brown apologized for his violent outburst backstage at "Good Morning America" following an interview with Robin Roberts. Brown made the apology on BET's afternoon studio show "106 & Park" and also tried to explain what happened: ... [TVNewser]

Chris Brown Has A Meltdown. Can PR Come to His Rescue? - Posted March 22, 2011
Chris Brown made a cringe-worthy appearance today on Good Morning America that, ... [PRNewser]

Chris Brown Goes Ballistic After 'GMA' Interview; Breaks Window at Times Square Studio - Posted March 22, 2011
Watch this interview Robin Roberts conducted with singer Chris Brown on "Good Morning America" this morning: ... [TVNewser]

Busted | New Tweets | Sexy Critter - Posted March 21, 2011
SportsNewser: The ratings for the NCAA basketball tournament are up 17 percent. Like we said earlier, we don't want to talk about our picks. TVNew... [Fishbowl NY]

Busted | New Tweets | Sexy Critter - Posted March 21, 2011
SportsNewser: The ratings for the NCAA basketball tournament are up 17 percent. Like we said earlier, we don't want to talk about our picks. TVNew... [FishbowlNY]

Robin Roberts Tweets - Posted March 21, 2011
Twitter is celebrating its 5th birthday today. And to mark the Twitterversary, ABC's "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Rob... [TVNewser]

Was Robin Roberts' Tiger Woods interview too soft? - Posted March 17, 2011
Tiger Woods is making the media rounds -- appearing last night on "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" and this morning on "Good Morning America" in an interview with ... [TVNewser]

Tiger Woods on 'Good Morning America' - Posted March 16, 2011
"Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts sat down with Tiger Woods to discuss his new Masters video game. But she also got him to open up being a single ... [TVNewser]

Tiger Woods on 'Good Morning America' - Posted March 16, 2011
"Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts sat down with Tiger Woods to discuss his new Masters video game. But she also got him to open up being a single ... [Fishbowl NY]

Tiger Woods on 'Good Morning America' - Posted March 16, 2011
"Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts sat down with Tiger Woods to discuss his new Masters video game. But she also got him to open up being a single ... [FishbowlNY]

Diane Sawyer, Harry Smith, Laurie Dhue and more quake notes - Posted March 14, 2011
Some midday Monday notes on earthquake/tsunami coverage: Diane Sawyer made her first appearance on-air this morning from Sendai, Japan on "Good Morning America." ABC's ... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts heads to South Africa as part of Gates Foundation 'Be the Change' Series - Posted March 9, 2011
After today's "Good Morning America" co-host Robin Roberts and ABC's chief health and medical editor Dr. Richard Besser are heading to South Africa as part of ABC's year-long ... [TVNewser]

Day after Oscars, 'GMA' outperforms 'Today' in one measurement. 'Today' leads in demo that counts - Posted March 1, 2011
Was it Charlie Sheen? The Oscars? The new EP? Whatever the reason (probably the middle one), "Good Morning America" outperformed the "Today" show by 87,000 Total Viewers Monday morning. As we reported Sunday night, it's big events like these which can give ... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Snags Rare Non-FNC Sarah Palin Interview - Posted December 14, 2010
Because she is a paid contributor to Fox News, former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin rarely gives interviews outisde of the channel. An exception was made last week, when ABC's Barbara W... [TVNewser]

GMA's Robin Roberts on 'Hannah Montana' - Posted December 5, 2010
"Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts is making a special cameo on Disney Channel's "Hannah Montana" with Miley Cyrus, tonight at 8pmET. Now that's some great ABC/Disney synergy. Here's a preview: ... [TVNewser]

Happy 50th Birthday Robin Roberts! - Posted November 23, 2010
TVNewser wishes ABC "Good Morning America" host Robin Roberts a happy 50th birthday. We'd sing the song to you, but we're a blog and can't afford the royalty money. ... [TVNewser]

'Work With Me, GMA!' - Posted November 8, 2010
"Good Morning America" this week focuses on good old American jobs, according to The Daily News. GMA hosts and reporters will profile a different American job... [TVNewser]

Morning Show Halloween: This Year It's All About Pop Culture - Posted October 29, 2010
The secret has been revealed: NBC's "Today" hosts celebrated Halloween with a "pop culture extravaganza." Does this beat last year's ewok-humping "Star Wars" theme? Trick question: Nothing beats "Star Wars." ... [TVNewser]

Brett Favre's Wife Deanna Speaks Out on Allegations (VIDEO) - Posted October 21, 2010
This morning Deanna Favre, the wife of Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre, was a guest on "Good Morning America" to talk about a book she co-wrote, The Cure for the Chronic Life. While there, however, "GMA"'s Robin Roberts asked... [SportsNewser]

Robin Roberts, Jennifer Griffin, Laura Ingraham honored at Susan G. Komen Gala - Posted October 16, 2010
ABC's "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts, Fox News correspondent Jennifer Griffin, and Fox News contributor Laura Ingraham are among the breast cancer "thrivers" bring honored tonight at the Susan G. Komen Foundation's Honoring... [TVNewser]

I'll take morning shows for $200, Alex - Posted October 16, 2010
On Wednesday's Jeopardy! there was a category called "Good" TV, with the word "good" as part of every answer... or question in Jeopardy! rules. Some of the questions were "What is 'The Good Wife?'" and "What is 'You're a Good Man Charlie Brown?'" But the $200 clue -- the easiest of them... [TVNewser]

Stars Stand up to Cancer - Posted September 11, 2010
The second star-studded Stand up to Cancer event was held last night in Los Angeles featuring cancer survivors -- including ABC's Robin Roberts -- and those currently battling the disease -- including ... [TVNewser]

Anchors Report from the Gulf for Katrina Anniversary - Posted August 27, 2010
As the official anniversary of Hurricane Katrina's Gulf Coast landfall approaches Sunday, the news networks have all sent anchors down to the region for the occasion. (You can see our full list of network coverage plans here.) Here are some grabs from last night and this morning's coverage: ... [TVNewser]

After the Hurricane, Quake, & Floods, Robin Roberts has it Covered - Posted August 22, 2010
Robin Roberts begins a weeklong series called "Road to Recovery" with a look at progress being made in Haiti, six months after the devastating earthquake. Her reports from there will air this Tuesday and Wednesday. Then on Thursday Roberts will report from Nashville, three months after the devastating floods. And on... [TVNewser]

Tourist Goat Stops by 'GMA' Broadcast - Posted August 17, 2010
"Good Morning America" weather anchor Sam Champion tweeted the photo on the left of a goat amidst the crowd outside ABC's Times Square studio. Robin Roberts said that the crew is pretty sure this is the first goat to appear in the "GMA" audience... [TVNewser]

Erin Andrews Makes 'GMA' Debut with Personal Story - Posted August 5, 2010
As we previewed, ESPN reporter Erin Andrews made her debut as a special contributor to ABC's "Good Morning America" this morning, with... [TVNewser]

Look For More Erin Andrews on Good Morning America - Posted July 12, 2010
ESPN reporter (and former "Dancing with the Stars" contestant) Erin Andrews has signed a new deal with the sports cable network. As part of the agreement, Andrews will become a regular contributor to "Good Morning America" on ESPN sister network ABC. USA Today... [TVNewser]

GMA's Robin Roberts Snags First Post-ESPN LeBron James Interview - Posted July 8, 2010
ABC "Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts has snagged the first television interview with basketball superstar LeBron James, following his ESPN special tonight. Roberts will i... [TVNewser]

Elizabeth Vargas Conducts Interview About Michael Douglas Divorce, Fails to Disclose She Dated Him - Posted June 30, 2010
Elizabeth Vargas, filling in for Robin Roberts on GMA this week, hosted a segment with two lawyers about Michael Douglas's battle with his ex-wife Diandra, over the proceeds from his new, yet-to-be release... [TVNewser]

Andrew Shue Makes 'GMA' Appearance - Posted June 21, 2010
Actor Andrew Shue's February wedding doesn't appear to be getting in the way of his morning show bookings. Shue appeared on ABC's "Good Morning America" today with Robin Roberts to discuss his website, ... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Drives Indy 500 Pace Car - Posted June 1, 2010
ABC "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts became the second woman ever to drive the pace car at the Indianapolis 500 over the weekend. Roberts, who was trained by three-time winner Johnny Rutherford, reported back this morning on the race, which drew 350,000 people, and the related festivities: ... [TVNewser]

Classic Newser Shots from ESPN (Including Keith Olbermann) - Posted May 12, 2010
If you didn't catch ESPN's "30 for 30" last night -- "Straight Outta Compton" directed by Ice Cube -- you missed... a mediocre documentary about the LA Raiders. But ALSO some classic clips from 80's/early 90's ESPN and including ones with now famous newscasters that got their start as sports anchors. Here's... [TVNewser]

Juju Chang Takes the Field with A-Rod - Posted May 3, 2010
As a part of May sweeps, ABC's "Good Morning America" anchor team got to choose different "dreams" to live out on the air this week. George Stephanopoulos plays poker with some pros. ... [TVNewser]

Correspondents' Dinner: Jake Tapper Honored - Posted May 2, 2010
Outgoing and incoming hosts of ABC's "This Week" George Stephanopoulos and Christiane Amanpour. ABC News president David Westin toasted Jake Tap... [TVNewser]

ABC WHCA Dinner Guest List - Posted April 29, 2010
Recent hire Christiane Amanpour will be sitting with ABC News this Saturday at the White House Correspondents' Dinner. She joins her future ABC colleagues Diane Sawyer, Robin Roberts, ... [TVNewser]

GMA Anchors Live the Dream - Posted April 19, 2010
ABC's "Good Morning America" is launching a new series, "Living The Dream" for May sweeps. GMA anchors Robin Roberts, George Stephanopoulos, ... [TVNewser]

WHCD: ABC's Guest List Rocks My World - Posted April 13, 2010
I am not star-crazy but consider this your warning, ABC News: "I may act the fool when I see two of your WHCA Dinner guests - Julie Bowen and Ty Burrell from my favorite show... [FishbowlDC]

Robin Roberts to Drive Indy 500 Pace Car - Posted March 25, 2010
Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves appeared on ABC's "Good Morning America" today with co-anchor Robin Roberts to announce that she will drive the 2010 pace car for the big race on May 30. Roberts will only be the second woman ever to drive the pace car. Video of the segment after the ... [TVNewser]

Tiger Woods Delivers First Public Statement: 'I'm Deeply Sorry' - Posted February 19, 2010
Tiger Woods delivered his first public statement today from PGA Tour headquarters in Ponte Verde Beach, Florida and addressed the recent scandal surrounding his personal life that forced him to take a leave of absence from professional golf. "For all that I have done, I am so sorry," Woods said. "I... [TVNewser]

Tiger Talks and the Networks Listen - Posted February 18, 2010
Sorry "Price is Right" fans, CBS as well as ABC and NBC will produce special reports tomorrow as Tiger Woods makes his first public statement in nearly three months. Robin Roberts and ... [TVNewser]

Newsers Warm Up for Super Bowl - Posted February 5, 2010
With ugly weather headed for the northeast this weekend, plenty of newsers are probably happy they'll be down south. We've already noted how many of CBS News' reporters and anchors will be in Florida for the Super Bowl (though ... [TVNewser]

Stewart to Stephanopoulos: "Go Home George!" - Posted January 22, 2010
Comedy Central's Jon Stewart razzes ABC's GMA host George Stephanopoulos over his omnipresence on the network. "Is George Stephanopoulos now on every show on ABC? I wake up at 6 a.... [FishbowlDC]

Haitian Orphans at Center of for News Networks - Posted January 19, 2010
From the first full day of coverage following the earthquake in Haiti, orphaned children have been a central topic for TV news organizations. Monday, Fox News' Jonathan Hunt delivered an extended report on orphaned children in Port-au-Prince, many of whom have already been adopted by U.S. families, and the need to get... [TVNewser]

Morning Shows Cover Children's Stories in Haiti - Posted January 15, 2010
Nearly half of Haiti's population is made up of children, and each of the broadcast morning shows today aired segments addressing the issues many are facing. After the jump, three reports this morning from ABC's "GMA," CBS' "Early Show," and NBC's "Today" show that highlight the children of Haiti. Dave Price... [TVNewser]

TVNewsers Heading To Haiti - Posted January 13, 2010
Continually Updated: We'll update this post as we hear more about who is heading to Hispaniola, either the Dominican Republic or Haiti (if the airport is reopened) to cover yesterday's 7.0 earthquake. CBS' Katie Couric NBC's ... [TVNewser]

Morning Shows on Sarah Palin's Debut. Stephanopoulos: 'I Was in this Transition' - Posted January 13, 2010
In a new segment called the Morning Mix, "Good Morning America" anchors Robin Roberts and George Stephanopoulos discussed, among other things, Sarah Palin's debut as a Fox News commentator/analyst on "The O'Reilly Factor." ... [TVNewser]

Carlos Allen, Actually - Posted January 11, 2010
Memo to Carlos "A.K.A. Third Party Crasher" Allen: Get a new word. Please. GMA's Robin Roberts held Allen's feet to the fire this morning in an interview. She asked, ... [FishbowlDC]

Robin Roberts Sat with Third State Dinner Crasher - Posted January 8, 2010
A third White House state dinner crasher was revealed this week, when Washington party promoter Carlos Allen was discovered to have attended the event. Allen's attorney claims Allen was invited to the dinner, though he is currently being investigated by the U.S. Secret... [TVNewser]

George S. Razzed About Potential Interview With Snuffleupagus - Posted January 7, 2010
ABC's GMA Host George Stephanopoulos has a tough last name. D.C. journalists have long struggled with the spelling of it -- many still do, checking and rechecking it. "Took me years to master it," remarked Politico's ... [FishbowlDC]

The Couple that GMAs Together, Stays Together - Posted December 23, 2009
Actress and wife of George Stephanopoulos, Ali Wentworth made an appearance on "Good Morning America" (her hubby's new show) this morning to discuss her film "It's Complicated." Interviewed by Robin Roberts, our resident comedienne di... [FishbowlDC]

Ali Wentworth Teases Her Husband George on 'GMA' - Posted December 23, 2009
George Stephanopoulos has only been anchoring ABC's "Good Morning America" for seven days, but his wife has already appeared for an interview. Robin Roberts talked with actress Ali Wentworth, who was home in Washington, about her late... [TVNewser]

Stephanopoulos Has Ratings Hill to Climb - Posted December 15, 2009
Preliminary numbers are in for the new GMA with co-anchor George Stephanopoulos. The show, which was the first broadcast with the new anchor team of Stephanopoulos, ... [TVNewser]

George Makes 'Good Morning America' Debut - Posted December 14, 2009
George Stephanopoulos made his first appearance as anchor of "Good Morning America" today on ABC. "It's the dawn of a new day. New hopes. New dreams. And you can see a new "GMA" co-anchor," said Robin Roberts at the ... [TVNewser]

The Video Wall: 'GMA' Montage Edition - Posted December 11, 2009
• Diane Sawyer narrates the highlights of her time at "GMA." • Robin Roberts brings out the children Sawyer was photographed with after 9/11. • Sawyer's first day on "GMA" in 1999. • Chris Cuomo looks back at his experience... [TVNewser]

That's a Wrap For Diane Sawyer on 'Good Morning America' - Posted December 11, 2009
After nearly 11 years co-anchoring "Good Morning America," Diane Sawyer said goodbye this morning during a program that was filled with tributes, toasts and some tears. A week from Monday she will begin anchoring "World News." Today's show was filled with accolades from pro... [TVNewser]

Is 'Good Morning America' a Stopover for Stephanopoulos? - Posted December 11, 2009
While many wonder how brainiac George Stephanopoulos will adjust to the bathetic world of morning television, it may be a moot point. Judging by ABC's recent history, "Good Morning America" anchors are next in line for the "World News" throne. The newest, ... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts on George Stephanopoulos: 'We Complement Each Other Very Well' - Posted December 10, 2009
Robin Roberts has been spending time with her soon-to-be co-anchor George Stephanopoulos over the past week or so -- much of the time on G... [TVNewser]

It's Official. It's George, Robin, Sam & Juju on 'Good Morning America' - Posted December 10, 2009
Capping off months of speculation, ABC News president David Westin has announced the new anchor team for "Good Morning America." George Stephanopoulos joins the show alongside ... [TVNewser]

ABC News Announces Steph as "GMA" Host - Posted December 10, 2009
George Stephanopoulos has been named the new anchor of "Good Morning America," ABC News President David Westin announced today. Stephanopoulos will anchor the broadcast with ... [FishbowlDC]

Chris Cuomo Leaving 'Good Morning America' for '20/20' - Posted December 10, 2009
This morning on GMA, Chris Cuomo announced he will be leaving the show and joining Elizabeth Vargas as co-anchor of "20/20." Cuomo's news comes just hours before the expected announcement that beginning Monday ... [TVNewser]

Juju Chang to be Named 'Good Morning America' News Anchor - Posted December 8, 2009
Juju Chang has been offered the job of news anchor for "Good Morning America," TVNewser has learned from multiple sources. Chang, who joined ABC News in 1991, has been working on several projects for ABC News magazines, ABCNews.com and has been filling in on "Good Morning Ame... [TVNewser]

Amanda Knox, Chris Brown Give "20/20" a Demo Win - Posted December 5, 2009
Last night's "20/20" anchored by Elizabeth Vargas from Perugia, Italy just hours after the guilty verdict of Amanda Knox, won its time perid in the A18-49 demo. In addition to reporting on the Knox case, including Vargas's interview with her father and sister, the show featured ... [TVNewser]

With George Stephanopoulos Nearly Locked In, What About the Rest of 'Good Morning America?' - Posted December 4, 2009
With George Stephanopoulos offered the job of co-hosting "Good Morning America," a game of musical anchor chairs is about to play out at ABC News. In addition to filling his seat at ABC's "This Week," which last week was ... [TVNewser]

ABC's Robin Roberts Interviews Chris Brown - Posted November 27, 2009
First, Rihanna sat down with Diane Sawyer, now Chris Brown will sit down with Robin Roberts for an upcoming "20/20." Brown will discuss his assault of Rihanna, a crime for which he remains on probation. The interview, which was taped last weekend, will air on "20/20" Dec. 11, with clips airing on GMA... [TVNewser]

Brian Williams Knew Something Was Up with the White House Party Crashers - Posted November 26, 2009
So, how do two people get into the White House when they're not supposed to be there? Balls, mostly. Virginia couple Michaele and Tareq Salahi are the focus of a Secret Service investigation, looking at the breach of security that allowed the uninvi... [TVNewser]

The Guest List is Out... - Posted November 24, 2009
So Oprah's not going, but Gayle King is. Tonight's State Dinner guest list has been released by the White House! We told you earlier about Katie Couric, Brian Williams,... [FishbowlDC]

So, What's for State Dinner? - Posted November 24, 2009
Pic from @markknoller by CBS News' Frank Thorp Some of news media's biggest names will attend tonight's State Dinner at the White House. We told you earlier that CBS' Katie Couric was on the guest list and ... [FishbowlDC]

Which Newsers will be at Tonight's State Dinner? - Posted November 24, 2009
CBS' Katie Couric, ABC's Robin Roberts, and NBC's Brian Williams are among... [TVNewser]

Couric Makes Cut for State Dinner - Posted November 24, 2009
FishbowlDC hears that CBS' Katie Couric is at the White House today...and also on the guest list for tonight's State Dinner. >>MORE: TVNewser adds ABC's Robin Roberts and NBC's Brian Williams to the list. There have also been rumors of ... [FishbowlDC]

Country Music Stars a Bigger Draw than Janet Jackson for ABC News - Posted November 19, 2009
"Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts has had two primetime "In the Spotlight" specials this month: one leading up to the CMAs last week and the other a sit-down with Janet Jackson... [TVNewser]

Roberts Awaits 'GMA' Decision - Posted November 9, 2009
The AP's David Bauder reports that as Robin Roberts waits to find out who will win the anchor spot alongside her on Good Morning America, "ABC is showing her so... [TVNewser]

What Are ABC Affiliates Saying About GMA Shakeup? - Posted November 9, 2009
Broadcasting & Cable's Marisa Guthrie takes the pulse of ABC affiliates as they gird for the... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts to Interview Janet Jackson - Posted November 4, 2009
Barbara Walters isn't the only ABC News star with a big get this month. GMA's ... [TVNewser]

Why the Changes Coming to GMA are not as Easy as ABC - Posted October 23, 2009
The Plot thickens at "Good Morning America." Buzz at ABC is that co-anchor Diane Sawyer is lobbying management to hold off announcing her "GMA" replacement until after she leaves for "World News." News division chief ... [TVNewser]

"If They're Going for a Big Name to Replace a Big Name, Who's Bigger than George?' - Posted October 21, 2009
We're curious - is it George? Despite media reports to the contrary, George Stephanopoulos' coronation as new co-anchor of "Good Morning America" is not a ... [TVNewser]

'GMA' at the CDC - Posted October 8, 2009
•GMA's Robin Roberts and ABC's senior health and medical editor, Dr. Richard Besser traveled down to the CDC's H1N1 Command Center for ... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Brings GMA to the CDC - Posted October 6, 2009
TVNewser has learned ABC's Robin Roberts will anchor Thursday's "Good Morning America" from the Centers for Disease Control. Roberts, along with ABC's senior health and medical editor, Dr. Richard Besser will report live from inside the CDC's H1N1 command center which is tracking swine flu and other outbreaks around the worl... [TVNewser]

Broadcasters Interrupt Morning Shows for Obama/Brown/Sarkozy Iran News - Posted September 25, 2009
At 8:43am this morning the presidents of the U.S and France and the Prime Minister of Great Britain appeared to make a statement about Iran revealing a second uranium enrichment site. Pres. Obama, French President Sarkozy and British Prime Minister Brown are accusing Iran of concealing the plant. ... [TVNewser]

Sept 11th Anniversary Broadcast Network Plans - Posted September 11, 2009
Here are the broadcast network news plans to commemorate the anniversary of September 11th: This morning, "Good Morning America" will have reports from Martha Raddatz and Brian Ross... [TVNewser]

"GMA" Gets Obama Interview Before Congress' Joint Session - Posted September 3, 2009
Before President Obama addresses a joint session of Congress on Wednesday evening, he'll sit down with ABC's Robin Roberts for an exclusive "GMA" interview. According to the release, she'll talk to the President about his education initiatives and news of the day (aka health care reform, we're betting). You'd remember that Roberts... [FishbowlDC]

Charlie Gibson Retires, Diane Sawyer to 'World News': What Happens at GMA? - Posted September 2, 2009
With today's stunner that Charlie Gibson is retiring from ABC News and that ... [TVNewser]

Fox News Remembers Tony Snow - Posted July 10, 2009
Sunday marks the one year anniversary of Tony Snow's passing and to honor the former White House press secretary and Fox News contributor, the network will air packages in remembrance. They'll include words from friends and colleagues, including President George HW Bush, President George W Bush, Bill O'Reilly, ... [FishbowlDC]

Tony Snow Remembered - Posted July 10, 2009
Alissa Krinsky TVNewser Contributor Sunday will mark one year since the death of Tony Snow from cancer. He battled the disease, which originated in his colon before spreading, for more than three years. Snow, a longtime commentator and journalist, anchored at Fox News Chan... [TVNewser]

Michael Jackson: Morning Show Notes - Posted June 26, 2009
The Today show was split with Matt Lauer in New York and Meredith Vieira in Hollywood. The first hour was devoted to Jackson, with ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Beck, Cohn, Roberts... - Posted May 13, 2009
> TV Guide Magazine's Stephen Battaglio talks to FNC's Glenn Beck about his early radio days, why he owns a gun, and what he likes about Pres. Obama. "I think he's brilliant. I think he is an effective communicator. He is a v... [TVNewser]

Who's Knocking At Your Door? Diane Sawyer - Posted April 8, 2009
Good Morning America will be hitting the road during the week of April 26, as Diane Sawyer, Robin Roberts, Chris Cuomo... [TVNewser]

O'Reilly Appears on GMA, Olbermann Ombuds - Posted March 31, 2009
Bill O'Reilly continued his "100 months on top of cable news" media tour today on Good Morning America and he'll be on Letterman tonight. In the interview with ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 03.23.09 - Posted March 23, 2009
From the Silicon Valley Insider Good Morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything ... [FishbowlDC]

CNN Sponsors, O'Brien Hosts NLGJA Benefit - Posted March 12, 2009
One week from tonight, CNN's Soledad O'Brien hosts the 14th annual NLGJA Headlines & Headliners benefit at CNN's headquarters. (The one in New York; the main HQ is in Atlanta. Thanks, tipsters.) And the tvnewsers will be out in force: from NBC News, ... [TVNewser]

ABC's Robin Roberts Lands First FLOTUS Interview - Posted March 11, 2009
TVNewser reports: ABC News' Robin Roberts will sit down with Michelle Obama for her first interview since becoming First Lady. The interview, airing Friday on Good Morning America, takes place during Obama's first official trip, to Ft. Bragg, North Carolina. Portions of the interview air on World News ... [FishbowlDC]

First Lady's First Interview Goes To Roberts - Posted March 11, 2009
ABC News' Robin Roberts will sit down with Michelle Obama for her first interview since becoming First Lady. The interview, airing Friday on Good Morning America, takes place during Obama's first official trip, to Ft. Bragg, North Carolina. Portions of the interview air on World News and Nightline. Roberts interviewed Miche... [TVNewser]

Oscars Morning: GMA Tweets, Parties Through the Night - Posted February 23, 2009
In addition to co-hosting the official Red Carpet pre-show, Good Morning America's Robin Roberts interviewed several Oscars winners after the ceremony last night. Roberts talked with Sean Penn... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted February 20, 2009
NBC's Meet the Press: Gov. Bobby Jindal (R-LA) and Gov. Charlie Crist (R-FL) and a roundtable with Bloomberg News' Al Hunt, NPR's Michele Norris and CNBC's Becky Quick ABC's This Week: Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (R-CA) and a roundtable... [FishbowlDC]

Roberts, Gunn To Host Oscars Red Carpet Special - Posted February 11, 2009
Good Morning America co-anchor Robin Roberts and Project Runway's Tim Gunn will host "The Oscars Red Carpet 2009." Roberts and Gunn, along with Entertainment Weekly's managing editor... [TVNewser]

USAirways Crash: Broadcast News Notes - Posted January 15, 2009
CBS Evening News anchor Katie Couric is reporting live from the scene where USAirways flight 1549 crashed into the Hudson River a few hours ago. Couric is having to deal with honking horns along the West Side Highway while talking with correspondent ... [TVNewser]

Up Close Image of USAirways Crash Captured By Twitter User - Posted January 15, 2009
Janis Krums posted this photo of the USAirways plane with passengers still on the Airbus A320's wing before it began to sink into the Hudson River. Krums snapped the picture using a Twitter application on his iPhone. He'd gotten on a ferry after th... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

USAirways Crash in New York City: "The Captain Came on and Said 'Brace for Impact'" - Posted January 15, 2009
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Networks Cover Final Bush News Conference - Posted January 12, 2009
President George W. Bush held his final news conference as President this morning, and all the networks and cablers covered the nearly hour-long event. The Associated Press called it a "nostalgic last appearance," while Ch... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 01.09.09 - Posted January 9, 2009
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Long Campaign Trail Ends In The Windy City for Some TVNewsers - Posted November 4, 2008
Alissa Krinsky TVNewser ContributorNBC's Lee Cowan during a live shot tonight at Chicago's Grant Park. ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: ABC, CNN, CBS... - Posted October 29, 2008
> Good Morning America is hitting the road for the rest of the week, with the anchors dispersed throughout swing states Florida, Ohio and Pennsylvania. Robin Roberts interviews Sen. John McCain tomorrow. Also Elizabeth Vargas interviewed G... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: CNN Wire, ABC Girlfriends, MSNBC Maddow... - Posted October 29, 2008
> One thing we learned on our visit to CNN's Atlanta HQ last week is that the veteran news network has a robust R&D department — always looking for the next new thing to communicate with their audience. Now, the company that brought 24-hour news to TV, is wooing old media... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Hannity, Roberts, Todd... - Posted October 23, 2008
> Sean Hannity will interview Gov. Sarah Palin (again) tonight after her rally at Beaver High School in PA. He'll stay at the school and host Hannity & Colmes from a studio there. > ... [TVNewser]

...And Williams Makes Three - Posted October 22, 2008
Gov. Sarah Palin has finished making the rounds to all the national television media. This afternoon, NBC's Brian Williams caught up with Palin and S... [TVNewser]

The Ticker (p.m. edition): CBS, ABC, FBN... - Posted October 9, 2008
> The Hollywood Reporter's James Hibberd reports Sen. Barack Obama has bought a half-hour of prime time programming on October 29 at 8pmET on CBS. Hibberd reports the Obama campaign is in talks for similar deals with NBC and FOX.... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts Shares Cancer Journey on Nightline - Posted October 7, 2008
Good Morning America co-anchor Robin Roberts will tell the story of her battle with breast cancer tomorrow night in a report for Nightline. The special includes never before seen footage of Roberts including her last visit to the doctors' office on her final day of ch... [TVNewser]

O'Reilly: "I'm So Misunderstood" - Posted September 23, 2008
FNC's Bill O'Reilly appeared on Good Morning America this morning to discuss his new book, "... [TVNewser]

The Broadcast Networks at 8:46:26 - Posted September 11, 2008
The 9/11 Commission Report shows American Airlines Flight 11 impacting the World Trade Center North Tower at 8:46ET. This morning, at that time, 7 years later, the three broadcast networks had different strategies for coverage. ABC news produced a special report beginning at 8:... [TVNewser]

Maggie Rodriguez and the Evening Anchors - Posted September 3, 2008
Gov. Sarah Palin was a hot topic in the anchor to anchor interviews, with Katie Couric telling Robin Roberts, "I'm on guard for sexist coverage." And as she wrapped up her interview ... [TVNewser]

Robin Roberts and the Evening Anchors - Posted September 3, 2008
As Meredith Vieira finished her interview and Robin Roberts got into place, Katie said hello to her former Today show colleague, senior broadcast producer Don Nash. As Vieira walked off the platform, she returned telling the anchors, "Robin just ... [TVNewser]

Network Anchors Sit Down, for Stand Up To Cancer - Posted September 3, 2008
This week the term 'anchor' doesn't really fit. On Sunday Katie Couric, Charlie Gibson and Brian Williams were along the Gulf Coast, on Tuesday they'd arrived in St. Paul, on Friday they'll be in Los Angeles. The assignments along the Gulf a... [TVNewser]

Brian, Charlie, Katie To Make the Morning Rounds After Their Evening Shows - Posted September 3, 2008
TVNewser has learned that after they finish their broadcasts at 7pmET tonight (barring breaking news), Katie Couric, Charlie Gibson and Brian Williams... [TVNewser]

ABC's Gustav Plans: Charlie Gibson to the Gulf, George Stephanopoulos at the RNC - Posted August 31, 2008
ABC News has announced Charlie Gibson will be reporting live from New Orleans beginning tonight on World News while George Stephanopoulos will continue anchoring from... [TVNewser]

Look Who Dropped in On GMA at the DNC - Posted August 28, 2008
Their competitive streaks may run wide and deep, but at the political conventions they're only steps from each other. So when his broadcast ended, Early Show anchor Harry Smith dropped in on Good Morning America's ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Dina, Michelle, Paris... - Posted August 6, 2008
> After Anderson Cooper called out Dina Lohan and her E! show yesterday on "Live with Regis and Kelly," OK! Magazine got an exclusive! response... [TVNewser]

CBS Takes Five Salute to Excellence Awards - Posted July 30, 2008
The National Association of Black Journalists' has named the 2008 Salute to Excellence Awards winners. CBS News picked up five of the 12 awards in the network television categories. The network won in Winning in Long Form News (CBS Evening News), Investigative (Early Show), Long Fo... [TVNewser]

Two Concerts, Six Blocks and Seven Million Viewers* - Posted July 25, 2008
Within just a few blocks of each other, two distinctly different sounds emanated from Midtown Manhattan this morning. While tween sensation Miley Cyrus performed on the plaza at NBC's Today show, singer-songwriter ... [TVNewser]

Tony Snow's Death: ABC Correspondent Statements - Posted July 12, 2008
Statement from Robin Roberts: I was so privileged to do what was considered his exit interview from the White House, and Tony was one of the first people to reach out when I was diagnosed with breast cancer almost a year ago. For those of us battling cancer, he was beyond inspirational.... [TVNewser]

The Ticker (ABC Edition): Child Slaves, Madonna, LHJ... - Posted July 7, 2008
> ABC's Dan Harris went to Haiti and found out he could buy a child slave in less than a half a day. "Within ten hours of leaving ABC News headquarters in New York City, hidden cameras captured three separate offers made to Harris for the sale of a ten year... [TVNewser]

Lunch: Hillary—Obama Smackdown! - Posted May 28, 2008
— DIANE CLEHANE Bill Clinton isn't the only one who is getting a little testy about the endlessly long and increasingly tabloid-y battle for the democratic nomination. At today's lunch, politics were on the menu... [Fishbowl NY]

Lunch: Hillary—Obama Smackdown! - Posted May 28, 2008
— DIANE CLEHANE Bill Clinton isn't the only one who is getting a little testy about the endlessly long and increasingly tabloid-y battle for the democratic nomination. At today's lunch, politics were on the menu... [FishbowlNY]

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... [Fishbowl NY]

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]

Freedom Writers: Hilary Ain't The Only Swank Thing About This Movie - Posted January 3, 2007
Style diva and general troublemaker Stevie Wilson takes issue with Robin Roberts' ... [FishbowlLA]

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