Remember that album Robin Meade was just starting to work on when we talked with her last year? Well, “Count on Me” drops June 11 and CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker and HLN executive in charge Scot Safon are throwing her a release party in New York next month. Show More Summary
CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker has been mostly quiet on his plans for CNN. Save for a few public appearances, and a press call when he was first announced, he has not given any interviews to the media that covers the media. “This...Show More Summary
CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker is said to be looking for a mix of seasoned and new faces for what could be a summer revival of the left-right debate program. read more
Jeff Zucker said that CNN Worldwide did “exceptional work” despite the serious mistake the news organization made during its coverage of the Boston bombings. In a memo to his staff, Zucker explained that he was proud of the work CNN accomplished both in front and behind the camera this week. He added that everyone on-board [...]Show More Summary
In his first public comments since taking over as president of CNN Worldwide, Jeff Zucker spoke at a packed Atlanta Press Club luncheon Monday. Of CNN, Zucker says the network needs to be more than “a spare tire in the trunk,” according...Show More Summary
On his morning editorial call, CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker announced that Michael Bass is joining the network later this week. Bass joins from the syndicated “Katie” where he was co-EP. At CNN, he will take on a senior editorial...Show More Summary
The creator and host of “America’s Most Wanted” says that he has a meeting with CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker in a few weeks. John Walsh made the comments to TV Guide‘s Michael Schneider: “Maybe Jeff will say there’s room on this channel, especially with CNN’s international reach,” he says. Show More Summary
Calling it a “huge part of what CNN is going to to be,” CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker welcomed hundreds of guests to Porter House at Time Warner Center for a launch event for the network’s newest show hosted by Anthony Bourdain. Show More Summary
The fifth annual Shorty Awards, held Monday night in New York City's TimesCenter, honored "the best in social media," including categories related to journalism. CNN Worldwide won for its self-congratulatory "Election 2012: CNN Worldwide Won the Social Media Battle." CNN personality Wolf Blitzer also made an appearance in a pre-taped segment....
Washington (CNN) - United Airlines plans to resume flying the 787 Dreamliner in May, the carrier told CNN in anticipation of regulatory approval of Boeing's remedy for battery problems that forced the jetliner's worldwide grounding. United, the only U.S. airline that flies the 787, said it was in the process of formulating its plans to [...]
In a sign of just how quickly new CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker is moving to change the company, the CNN.com homepage will be getting a new look this afternoon, as well as a new organizational structure. The moves carry Zucker’s...Show More Summary
CNN’s chief business correspondent Ali Velshi is leaving the channel, TVNewser has learned. CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker noted the change in a meeting with CNN staff today. Velshi’s last day will be Friday. Zucker said that CNN...Show More Summary
The first quarter of 2013 marks Jeff Zucker‘s first in charge of CNN Worldwide. Many of his changes haven’t been reflected yet in the ratings (a new morning show, an experimental 10 PM show, etc) but there are a few things included in...Show More Summary
CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker just announced to the staff that he is bringing on CNN Congressional correspondent Kate Bolduan as Chris Cuomo‘s co-anchor for CNN’s new morning show. As TVNewser sources indicated yesterday, Bolduan was the top pick following Zucker’s first choice of Erin Burnett with whom negotiations didn’t get very far. Show More Summary
Girl Rising was directed by Academy Award nominee Richard E. Robbins. It was created in collaboration with CNN, Intel, and 10 x 10, an organization devoted to the empowerment of women through education worldwide. The portion on Afghanistan was produced and directed by independent filmmaker Ramaa Mosley. The stories of the individual girls were taken [...]
(CNN) – From the Vatican to Buenos Aires, Catholics worldwide rejoiced when Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio became the new pope. He's the first Jesuit and the first Latin American in modern times to lead the world's 1.2 billion Catholics. But in some ways, he's just a normal guy. Here are five things to know about Pope Francis.
With Fox News Channel still topping the cable news universe, Rupert Murdoch is feeling magnanimous about the competition. In an interview with WSJ Live, the News Corp chief said he thinks new CNN Worldwide President Jeff Zucker might be able to make the network competitive again. Show More Summary
CNN has named Jim Murphy the senior executive producer of its still-unannounced morning show, which will be co-anchored by Chris Cuomo. CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker made the announcement in today’s editorial meeting, TVNewserShow More Summary
Jim Murphy will lead the attempt by CNN to recapture morning television glory, a priority of CNN Worldwide's new chief, Jeff Zucker.
New CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker’s first full month in charge shows some promising signs for the cable channel, even as inflated ratings from 2012 meant that most of the network’s programs (and most of cable news in general) were...Show More Summary