Keith Olbermann is returning to political talk, at least temporarily. Olbermann is slated to appear on ABC News’ “This Week With George Stephanopoulos” on Sunday, after the series tweeted the news to fans, posting “Keith Olbermann will join George Stephanopoulos on the round table.” Olbermann responded with a tweet of his own “You’ll want to […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom is getting a new platform for sharing his made-in-San Francisco values — a national cable television talk show. Current TV, the liberal-leaning cable channel co-founded by former Vice President Al Gore, announced Wednesday that it had retained the telegenic Democrat to host a weekly hour-long program […]
The action this week was in mornings and late-night as Keith Olbermann did an interview with David Letterman and the network morning shows all went at it with guest-hosts, high-profile guests and unusual stunts.
Current TV has fired back at Keith Olbermann by countersuing its former host and asking a judge to rule he is not entitled to any more money from the network.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Keith Olbermann is moving his grievances with his former bosses at Current TV from the airwaves to the courtroom, suing the network for more than $50 million and blasting it for what he claims were shoddy production values. Olbermann’s breach-of-contract lawsuit filed in Los Angeles on Thursday also seeks a judge’s […]
Fired firebrand Keith Olbermann says he first felt he’d made a mistake joining Current TV within 10 days of the start of his show on the Al Gore-owned cable channel last summer.
UPDATE on Olbermann: Keith books first post-firing interview on “Late Show with David Letterman” Tuesday. Earlier: Current Fires Keith, He Says He’ll Sue . . .
Current TV recruited rapper turned actor Common for a new promotion highlighting the burgeoning network’s primetime lineup.
Keith Olbermann is anchoring Current TV’s election coverage, and he’s doing it his way.
Keith Olbermann insists he isn’t a tyrant. Olbermann — who’s just getting over a spat with his Current TV bosses over Iowa caucus coverage — was put on the defensive Tuesday after Gawker posted stories about Olbermann from an anonymous source who claimed to be a former employee. Accusing Olbermann of “abusive behavior toward his […]