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
Jethro Mullen and K.J. Kwon, reporting for CNN Money: The massive recall of one of Samsung’s flagship devices is an embarrassing setback for the world’s biggest selling smartphone maker. The Note 7 was unveiled just a month ago, andShow More Summary
Days after CNN’s Ashleigh Banfield announced on air she’s moving to HLN in the fall, HLN quietly confirmed Dr. Drew Pinsky’s program will end next month, though he will remain a contributor with CNN Worldwide. "Dr. Drew and his teamShow More Summary
"We hope the courage and sacrifices of New York’s first responders we witnessed on 9/11 will be seen by a worldwide audience as a beacon of hope in the midst of one of the darkest days in our history."
CNN has been on a roll lately, and a new in-depth report points to Jeff Zucker — the former president and CEO of NBCUniversal who became president of CNN Worldwide in 2013 — as the mastermind of the cable channel’s...
CANNES - Original CNN programs like "Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown" and "The Hunt with John Walsh" has given the network "an entirely new dimension"--along with a whole new audience and advertiser slate, says CNN Worldwide President Jeff Zucker. Show More Summary
By the end of last year, more than 65 million people worldwide were forcibly displaced—enough to comprise the 21 st -largest nation in the world, the UN Refugee Agency reports. According to CNN, it's more people than were forced from their homes in the aftermath of World War Two....
FX Networks was named North America Marketing Team of the Year and CNN Worldwide won Marketing Team of the Year tonight at the 2016 PromaxBDA Awards honoring achievements in entertainment marketing. The win is the sixth consecutive in the category for FX Networks and the second for CNN Worldwide. Show More Summary
Will King, one of the so-called “CNN originals” who launched television’s first 24/7 television network on June 1, 1980, and remained with the operation until his 2014 retirement, died last night. Here is CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker’s memo to staff: May 20, 2016 I have some sad news to share with you. Show More Summary
"This is not about CNN. This is not about news," said CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker. "It's about the first company that we have launched in 35 years that does not boast those three little red letters." Zucker took to the stageShow More Summary
"Batman v Superman" had a big opening weekend grossing $420 million worldwide. The superhero epic included surprise appearances not only from other heroes of the DC canon, but big name brands like Samsung, Ray Ban, and CNN. But which...Show More Summary
In a meeting with reporters that was first reported by TVNewser, CNN Worldwide president Jeffrey Zucker ruled that his network bares no responsibility for the rise of Trump and awarding the lion’s share of political coverage since “the front-runner” of any major party will “always...get a disproportionate amount of attention.”
In the run-up to the 2016 election, CNN worldwide president Jeff Zucker made the decision to go "all in" on politics—on television, sure, but also online. "Our digital coverage needed to be as influential as our television coverage," says Ed O'Keefe, vp of CNN Politics. Show More Summary
They may not wear a cape or have incredible superpowers, but each and every one of us has heroes in our lives – people who have inspired us through their brave actions, heartfelt deeds, and powerful impact on the world. It’s officially...Show More Summary
HLN is up +10 percent in viewers and +15 percent in the key A25-54 demo, but CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker has hinted at upcoming changes.
In a candid conversation with BuzzFeed’s Ben Smith, the CNN Worldwide president discusses his network’s overused breaking news banner, his role in building Trump’s brand and running for mayor of New York.