Jerry Springer, the iconic TV host who changed the landscape of daytime talk shows, passed away at the age of 79 after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer. For 27 years, Jerry Springer hosted “The Jerry Springer Show,” which was known for its outrageous guests, explosive fights, and memorable catchphrase: “Jerry! Jerry! Jerry!”
Tyrese Gibson says he can pay the more than half a million bucks for child support and his ex-wife’s lawyers — but he still thinks the judge did him dirty, and that’s why he’s gonna keep fighting it in court. Tyrese laid it all out Wednesday at LAX, one day after he was ordered to pay […]
Don Lemon doesn’t look down in the dumps over being out of a job … in fact, it’s quite the opposite. Don was all smiles Wednesday at the Time 100 Gala in New York City, mugging for the cameras despite his recent firing from CNN. While Don lost his high-paying job Monday after 17 years at the cable […]
In a stunning development, Aaron Rodgers has been traded to the New York Jets after spending the previous 18 seasons with the Green Bay Packers.
Gayle King and Charles Barkley Join Forces for CNN Show ‘King Charles’ Tags: CNN, Gayle King, Charles Barkley, TV Shows, Cultural Relevance
CNN has announced that Gayle King and Charles Barkley will co-host a new weekly show on the cable news network called “King Charles.” The hour-long show will air in the fall of 2023 and will feature live discussions about cultural events and relevant topics.
Chris Licht, CEO of CNN, expressed his excitement about the show in an email to his colleagues, saying that King and Barkley’s unique personalities and perspectives will offer a fresh take on current events. The two will not be leaving their current positions; King will continue to anchor CBS Mornings, while Barkley will remain a commentator with Warner Bros. Discovery Sports.
Both King and Barkley expressed their enthusiasm about working together on the show. King, who also hosts “Gayle King in the House” on Sirius XM, said that she wasn’t looking for another job but couldn’t pass up the opportunity to work with Barkley. Barkley, a former NBA player turned commentator, agreed, saying that he was excited to work with King.
The show’s announcement comes nearly a year after Licht was appointed as CNN’s CEO. Licht, who was previously Stephen Colbert’s executive producer and relaunched “CBS This Morning” in 2012, has been working to bring a fresh perspective to the network.
“King Charles” is expected to tackle a wide range of topics, from sports to politics to entertainment. King and Barkley’s chemistry is expected to be a highlight of the show, as the two have a natural rapport that is sure to make for an entertaining viewing experience.
The show’s title, “King Charles,” is a clever play on the hosts’ last names. The name also speaks to the show’s ambition to provide a fresh perspective on current events, as both hosts are known for their bold opinions and willingness to speak their minds.
“King Charles” is shaping up to be an exciting addition to CNN’s programming lineup. With two dynamic personalities leading the charge, viewers can expect a lively and thought-provoking discussion each week.
Disney has announced its largest wave of layoffs affecting several thousand workers across the company. The media giant is set to cut its workforce by 7,000 employees as part of its cost-saving plan aimed at saving $5.5 billion. This week’s job cuts will impact ESPN, Disney’s entertainment division, Disney Parks, and its Experiences and Product division.
Don Lemon and Tucker Carlson are now without a work home — but they could land at the same place in the near future … and that might be NewsNation, which wants ’em both. Sources with direct knowledge say … the television network — which has been growing steadily over the past few years — is interested in […]
‘Noah’s Arc’ is coming back! The groundbreaking Logo series originally launched in 2005 and ran for two seasons. Anchored by Darryl Stephens, Jensen Atwood, Rodney Chester, Doug Spearman, and Christian Vincent, it followed the much-loved queer circle as they navigated life, love, and drama. For almost two decades, fans have been calling for a return of the franchise (which also birthed […]
Desiigner is officially facing legal trouble for exposing himself on an airplane … the feds say he masturbated in front of flight attendants mid-flight, and seemed pretty nonchalant about it. According to legal docs, obtained by 1073VIP, the rapper’s being charged with indecent exposure … and the paperwork sheds more light on last week’s bizarre incident, […]
Suge Knight says he has no hard feelings about his ex-protégé, Snoop Dogg, swooping in to buy Death Row Records — the label he co-founded — but he’s skeptical about the legality of that transaction. The incarcerated ex-music mogul recently spoke to TMZ Hip Hop saying personally, he doesn’t feel like it’s really Death Row without his […]