Topic: Talk shows

Ice-T and Coco Discuss Their New Talk Show, Media Obsessions and Why They're Mad at Twitter

The married duo hits the airwaves on Aug. 3

Specs Coco Age 36 Claim to fame Model, actress, founder of Licious apparel and lingerie Twitter @cocosworld Base New York Ice-T Age 57 Claim to fame Actor (Law & Order: SVU), rapper Twitter @FINALLEVEL Base New York Latest project…

Neil deGrasse Tyson Is About to Get Yet Another Job Title: Late-Night TV Host

Astrophysicist's Star Talk podcast expands into National Geographic show

The National Geographic Channel is boldly going where it's never gone before: into late-night TV. Author, astrophysicist, Cosmos host and Cannes presenter Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson will host Star Talk, the…

TBS Cancels 'George Lopez Tonight'

Poor ratings no longer justified the expensive production

After ceding his 11 p.m. time slot to Conan O’Brien, comedian George Lopez is facing a far more significant indignity: cancelation. TBS on Wednesday confirmed that it has pulled the plug…

Anderson Cooper Talks About New Daytime Talk Show

Says he can interview reality stars and keep news cred

In a conversation before a crowd of designers, programmers, and advertisers here at the PromaxBDA conference in Manhattan, Anderson Cooper touched on a variety of topics—from his love of seltzer…

Conservative Groups Paying Up for Talk Show Endorsements

Politico investigates the business of subtle promotions

For the past few years, conservative radio hosts like Glenn Beck, Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity, and Mark Levin have been preaching the messages of prominent conservative advocacy groups—and encouraging their…

Ratings Drop for Limbaugh, Hannity Radio Shows

Numbers have been down since the 2010 elections

The popularity of right-wing radio shows—including Rush Limbaugh's and Sean Hannity's afternoon programs—has declined steeply in recent months, according to a new report from Arbitron. Limbaugh’s and Hannity’s WABC shows have…