Presumably CNN was waiting to announce the first guests until closer to the show’s premiere, but embargoes have never stopped Stern before.
Stern also said that he probably wasn’t supposed to talk about the appearance, but in his typically modest fashion explained that he didn’t care because “no one will watch it” anyway.
The segment overview, courtesy of MarksFriggin.com:
Howard said he scheduled an interview with ”someone” but they wanted to announce it themselves. He said that it is Piers Morgan and f— it… he’s going to talk about it. Howard said he’s supposed to have a press conference about it and they wanted to announce it themselves. Howard said he’s not sure why it’s a big secret. He said no one is going to watch it anyway.
Related: Morgan is currently in Los Angeles, where he is taping the first interview for “Piers Morgan Tonight.” Who will it be? He is also slated to appear at CES later this week.