Couric’s Upfront Appearance

By Brian 

couricmay18.jpgHere’s the first photo of Katie Couric in front of a CBS logo. She made a brief appearance at the upfront yesterday.

Matea Gold says that “Couric was introduced by CBS Corp. President Leslie Moonves and came out on stage to applause and some whistles. “In brief remarks, Couric said she was ‘thrilled to be joining a remarkable team of journalists,’ adding that ‘when it comes to intelligence, commitment and integrity, they are top-notch.'”

But Couric broke her no-publicity deal with NBC. Couric’s spokesperson says “Katie thought it would be odd to not make a brief appearance. NBC was informed of her intentions, and she did not receive any objection.” More…