Otello Can Wait, Nightline Has Needs

By Chris Ariens 

Such is the life of a news anchor.

ABC’s Juju Chang and her husband Neil Shapiro were at the opening of the Metropolitan Opera’s 2015-2016 season last night when she was called in to re-track some of her Nightline story. Luckily, the Met is a stone’s throw from ABC News. So the couple, all glammed up in their opera finest, dashed across the street, where Chang re-tracked the audio, and made it back to Lincoln Center without missing a minute of Otello. Shapiro is an understanding media spouse. The former president of NBC News is head of WNET, New York’s Public TV station (which happens to be a few floors from the new TVNewser headquarters)