Martha Stewart Looks to Become Serious Interviewer

By Andrew Gauthier 

The Washington Post

Martha Stewart, whose talk/crafts show is moving to cable’s Hallmark Channel in two weeks, coinciding with the launch of her prime-time interview specials for that network, wants to become the new Important Interviewer in the television firmament.

“My favorite interviewers are Larry King [and] Barbara Walters, both of whom are kind of retiring,” Stewart said in a conference call Wednesday.


This will be news to Barbara Walters, who recently confirmed she will be back on “The View” starting next week. More…