TVNewser FishbowlDC AgencySpy TVSpy LostRemote PRNewser SocialTimes AllFacebook 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily

Al Roker Calls The View ‘Frivolous,’ Wants Imus Fired

AlWhen he’s not busy blogging about and urging executives at NBC to fire Don Imus, Al Roker is answering our questions:

You had a very long interview with Star Jones the morning after she left The View. What do you think of her incredible physical transformation?

Roker: She looks spectacular. This is a great opportunity for her — I think people forgot that this is a highly intelligent, very smart lawyer. She is a brilliant legal mind. A lot of that got lost in the frivolity of The View. I think people will get to see what attracted the networks to her in the beginning.

  • So What Do You Do, Al Roker?
  • Mediabistro Course

    Get a Literary Agent

    Get a Literary AgentStarting August 6, learn how to find the right agent for your book and write a query that will get the deal done! Taught by Barbara Clark, a book agent and publishing consultant, you will learn the best methods for finding a literary agent, the proper protocol and etiquette for seeking literary representation, how to send queries and more. Register now!