Tag Archives: CNN

Can the Oscars save CNN?

By ROBERT W. WELKOS It seems that everybody is benefiting from the Oscar season…film festivals, awards shows, broadcast and cable TV networks, entertainment magazines and websites. So, can the Oscars save ratings starved CNN? The cable news channel has seen its ratings languishing for some time now. As Mediate recently[...]

A look at LGBT coverage and careers in journalism

NLGJA-LA and the Los Angeles Press Club present: Out in the Newsroom: A look at LGBT coverage and careers in journalism. A panel of openly gay journalists will share experiences and advice on being out in journalism today. What are the pros and cons of being out to your superiors,[...]

Anderson Cooper’s talk show not renewed for another season

HollywoodNews.com: Anderson Cooper is going to have some free time on his hands as his daytime talk show has been canceled after two seasons. ‘Anderson Live’ will be wrapping up production after it completes its second season, states UsMagazine.com. The final episodes will reportedly air through summer 2013. “I am[...]

Katy Perry becomes new Popchips spokesperson

HollywoodNews.com: Katy Perry is certainly busy these days, but that doesn’t mean she doesn’t have time to take on one more project. Perry has reportedly just been named the new spokesperson and brand ambassador for Popchips, states CNN. Along with all that, Perry is allegedly also an investor in the[...]

Anderson Cooper opens up about being gay

HollywoodNews.com: There has been speculation over the years about Anderson Cooper being gay, but now he has opened up and confirmed that he is gay. Cooper spoke with Andrew Sullivan of TheDailyBeast.com and talked about being homosexual, states TMZ. “The fact is, I’m gay, always have been, always will be,[...]

Jay-Z speaks out in support of gay marriage

HollywoodNews.com: President Barack Obama recently spoke out in support of gay marriage and now Jay-Z is doing the same. The rapper recently spoke with CNN about the issue and commented that he agrees with how President Obama handled the situation, states TMZ. “I’ve always thought it as something that was[...]

Kathy Griffin tells Jimmy Kimmel about her New Year’s Eve plans for CNN co-host Anderson Cooper

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: I’m going to be partying with friends in West Hollywood on New Year’s Eve so you won’t find me watching a television. But you can be sure that the next day, I’ll be on YouTube watching the highlights from CNN’s coverage featuring the fun pair of[...]

Piers Morgan done with ‘America’s Got Talent’

HollywoodNews.com: Piers Morgan is reportedly making some changes and is officially done with his judging role on ‘America’s Got Talent.’ Morgan made the announcement on his CNN talk show, states RadarOnline.com. Morgan admitted that he loved his time on the show, but has struggled to balance it with his talk[...]

Nancy Grace surprised by the ‘DWTS’ bond

HollywoodNews.com: Nancy Grace is sticking in there on ‘Dancing with the Stars,’ and while she expected to work hard, she didn’t expect to bond with so many people. Grace recently commented that the cast on the show has become family, states People. “We support each other, encourage each other and[...]

Nancy Grace talks next performance on ‘Dancing with the Stars’

HollywoodNews.com: Nancy Grace is still hanging in there on ‘Dancing with the Stars,’ and now she is revealing a little about what fans can expect of her performance tonight. Grace is getting ready to slow things down with an elegant performance, states People. “Our next dance is the waltz. It’s[...]