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Monday, August 13, 2012
Is CNN considering reality and late-night talk shows to boost ratings?
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New York Post is reporting that CNN is thinking about injecting
reality shows and late night talk shows to try and help their
ratings. They write, “In the past few weeks, the No. 3 cable news
channel has started seeking out reality-show ideas and big-name stars
not afraid to talk politics. They have even begun working on a
late-night talk show, The Post has learned. Convinced that
its current programming badly needs updating, CNN execs have been making
the rounds of Hollywood’s top talent agencies — something entertainment
networks do several times a year but a first for the old-line news
channel. Find the full story at the New York