‘Rock Center’ Gets Boost From Penn Interview, CBS Wins Night

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – NBC’s “Rock Center With Brian Williams” enjoyed a considerable boost with its interview of disgraced Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky on Monday, while “Two and a Half Men” took the top ratings and helped propel CBS to an overall win for the night, according to preliminary […]

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Chelsea Clinton Hired by NBC News

NEW YORK — Chelsea Clinton is going to work for NBC News. The network said Monday that it has hired the 31-year-old Clinton to work on projects for the “NBC Nightly News” and Brian Williams‘ newsmagazine “Rock Center.” She will do projects in the “Making a Difference” series, generally positive stories about individuals and companies. […]

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‘Today’s Natalie Morales Named Correspondent on ‘Rock Center’

“Today’s” Natalie Morales has signed on as a correspondent on NBC’s upcoming newsmagazine, “Rock Center with Brian Williams.” Morales joins previously announced correspondents Harry Smith, Kate Snow, Ted Koppel, Meredith Vieira, Richard Engel, Dr. Nancy Snyderman, Matt Lauer and Ann Curry. “A familiar face at NBC News, Natalie brings a breadth of experience to ‘Rock […]

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Meredith Vieira Returns to NBC

Meredith Vieira has been named a special correspondent for the new Brian Williams prime-time NBC newsmagazine, the network announced Tuesday. The announcement confirms reports that Vieira would still have a role at NBC after stepping down from the “Today” show in May, and it looks like “Rock Center with Brian Williams” is it. She’ll also […]

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New Brian Williams Show Gets a (Confusing?) Name

Are you ready to “Rock” out with Brian Williams? NBC News has announced the title of its upcoming newsmagazine, and while we’re excited to get more Bri-Wi in prime-time, the name is a bit confusing. The new show is called “Rock Center With Brian Williams.” The weekly, hour-long program hosted by the “NBC Nightly News” […]

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