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NBC and CNN Win Popular Ratings Vote with Viewers

News, Political - 6 years ago by Reg Seeton

Early ratings for the 2012 election indicate that NBC and CNN won the popular vote on Tuesday night with viewers who tuned in to watch ongoing coverage. Initial Nielsen numbers show that CNN led all cable networks in election coverage with 8.8 million viewers over a seven hour period between read more

SNL and Louis C.K. Address Hurricane Sandy

Comedy, News - 6 years ago by Reg Seeton

Comedian Louis C.K. hosted Saturday Night Live over the weekend in New York City to give people some much needed humor in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. While hosting SNL with musical guests Fun, Louis C.K. and the cast of Saturday Night Live addressed the impact of Hurricane Sandy on read more

Hurricane Sandy Telethon Raises $23 million in Support

Industry, News - 6 years ago by Reg Seeton

NBC’s Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together telethon raised $23 million in support on Friday night to help victims of Hurricane Sandy recover from the storm. Following star-studded performances by such names as Bruce Springsteen, Billy Joel, Bon Jovi, Christina Aguilera, Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler and more, the Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together telethon read more

Hurricane Sandy Telethon Now Online

Industry, News - 6 years ago by Nadya Vlassoff

On Friday night, NBC aired Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together, a one-hour telethon that raised funds for those affected by the disastrous tropical storm. Hosted by the Today show’s Matt Lauer, Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together welcomed such stars as Bruce Springsteen, Christina Aguilera, Bon Jovi, Billy Joel, Steven Tyler, Sting, Mary read more

The Newsroom and True Blood Renewed by HBO

Fantasy, Horror, News - 6 years ago by Reg Seeton

HBO has renewed both the Aaron Sorkin drama The Newsroom and True Blood after the two cable shows posted strong numbers for the network. After The Newsroom premiered as the third best drama debut for HBO, the cable network renewed the new Aaron Sorkin created series for a second season. read more

The Newsroom: The Impact of News as Entertainment

Drama, News - 6 years ago by Reg Seeton

Writer Aaron Sorkin returns to television with The Newsroom on HBO to explore the world of cable news in today’s online savvy, corporate dominated society. In a recent preview for The Newsroom on HBO, Aaron Sorkin revealed that the manner in which news is delivered today is more entertainment based read more

Donald Trump Endorses Mitt Romney Ahead of Celebrity Apprentice

News, Reality - 7 years ago by Reg Seeton

Donald Trump endorsed Republican candidate Mitt Romney on Thursday after weeks of speculation about who Trump would endorse within the party. Although Donald Trump will soon be busy with the next edition of Celebrity Apprentice on February 12, Trump endorsed former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney on Thursday at the Trump read more