Of all the disputes about “fake news,” none is more richly ironic than President Trump’s attacks on CNN. After all, the current head of CNN Worldwide, Jeff Zucker, helped design “The Apprentice” to make household words out of “Donald Trump” and “you’re fired” back when he was head of NBC Entertainment....
In an interview with The New York Times on Wednesday, CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker said that President Trump is trying to bully the cable news network and that he wasn’t going to let Trump intimidate his employees. “My job is to remind everyone that they need to stay focused doing their job. He’s trying […]
What began as a seemingly overblown reaction to a silly internet meme has spiraled into something much bigger: CNN dug up the real-life information of the Reddit user who posted the offending Trump wrestling gif and threatened to reveal it … More » The post ‘CNN Blackmail’ Reaches #1 Worldwide Trending Status On Twitter appeared first on EveryJoe.
President Donald Trump’s wrestling tweet directed at CNN provoked worldwide outrage Sunday and accusations of inciting violence against the media. But at least one person found it “pretty cool”—part-time WWE commentator Jerry Lawler. The veteran wrestler can be heard providing color commentary in...
It's been a tough week for CNN, so they needed a distraction, and what better way to try and gain back some credibility - from a worldwide audience now likely questioning every word out of the 'news' network's mouth - than to proclaim...Show More Summary
CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker, who used to be President and CEO of NBC Universal, weighed in today on the controversy over Megyn Kelly's interview with Alex Jones.
President Trump has had a long standing and often times volatile relationship with CNN Worldwide President Jeff Zucker. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.
It was only four years ago that CNN took what, at the time, seemed like a major gamble by expanding its programming beyond news to incorporate original, nonfiction series–the first of which, under CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker’s...Show More Summary
CNN reports: “Beauty and the Beast,” Disney’s live action remake of its beloved 1991 animated film, made an estimated $350 million worldwide this weekend. Of that total, $170 million came at theaters in North America. The domestic total...Show More Summary
“This is an extraordinary time in journalism,” said CNN Worldwide President Jeff Zucker this morning referencing the Donald Trump era. “Many organizations in the United States have never done better work. This is really the renaissance...Show More Summary
Rachel Nichols’ career as a sports journalist has taken her from the Washington Post to CNN to ESPN, where she currently hosts basketball show and podcast The Jump weekdays at 3 p.m. Eastern. Nichols has also covered a number of other...Show More Summary
At the same time that Donald Trump was delivering a scathing attack on the news media during a news conference today, Jeff Zucker, president of CNN worldwide, was delivering his own comments about CNN’s ongoing skirmishes with Trump. “Zucker said...
The president of CNN says that neither the network's journalism or business have been hurt as a result of President Donald Trump's attacks. Jeff Zucker, president of CNN Worldwide, spoke … Click to Continue »
CNN covered a worldwide Women’s March on Saturday with a panel that included eight men and only one woman. In what could be the largest political protest event in U.S. history, people across the country marched against President Donald Trump and in support of women’s rights on Saturday....
Film and television distributor FilmRise today announced that it has acquired worldwide distribution rights to Peter Pardini's Now More Than Ever: The History of Chicago. CNN Films has acquired U.S. broadcast distribution rights and...Show More Summary
CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker is the latest media executive to chime in on how his company will cover the Trump administration, telling attendees at a dinner on Tuesday for the Committee to Protect Journalists that they plan on holding the new administration’s “feet to the fire,” according to CNN’s Brian Stelter: “We will hold the […]
Outdoors outfitter Patagonia is taking an unusual approach to Black Friday: CEO Rose Marcario says 100% of the day's sales online and in its 80 locations worldwide will go toward groups that help the environment. CNN Money estimates that will amount to $2 million. The chain also made headlines earlier...
Two months ago, CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker dismissed two leading, young-skewing digital news sites, saying, "I don't think Vice and BuzzFeed are legitimate news organizations. They are native advertising shops. We crush both...Show More Summary
One day after a Washington Post column blamed CNN Worldwide chief Jeff Zucker for the rise of Donald Trump, quoting BuzzFeed co-founder Ken Lerer sniffing, "It's a not-unfair knock on CNN to say that they went all in on Trump and helped...Show More Summary