Topic: Wolf Blitzer
Andy Cohen, Wolf Blitzer, Jeff Zucker, Miley Cyrus and more
By Carrie Cummings on May. 19, 2015 - 7:46 PM EDT
This week, TV’s brightest stars and entertainment’s biggest execs took to auditoriums and concert halls across New York to show advertisers what they’ve got.
9 p.m. slot will now feature series and documentaries
By Michelle Castillo on Apr. 10, 2014 - 7:32 PM EDT
In keeping with Jeff Zucker's mandate to evolve away from the traditional newscast, CNN in its Thursday upfront presentation announced another surge in original programing. With the departure of Piers Morgan, the nightly…
CNN boss scrambles to scare up a younger audience
By Maura McGowan on Jun. 3, 2013 - 1:49 PM EDT
While CNN worldwide president Jeff Zucker is looking to draw a younger, more cosmopolitan audience, he acknowledges that reaching people who fit that description is a challenge in a cord-cutting…
The inside poop on managing TV’s most sensitive inventory
By Sam Thielman on Feb. 15, 2013 - 1:22 PM EST
CNN took plenty of heat yesterday for its extensive coverage of Carnival’s ill-fated “Poop Cruise”—upon losing power in the Gulf of Mexico, the cruise ship Triumph transformed into a drifting…
Perennial ratings loser replaced by a third hour of 'The Situation Room'
By Sam Thielman on Jun. 13, 2012 - 1:05 PM EDT
CNN has abruptly canceled John King USA, its 6 p.m. show. The cancelation isn't a major shock. The two-year-old John King pulled in demo ratings in the mid-five-digit range (ratings for the…