Chuck Todd has been named the new host of Meet the Press.
Todd, who currently hosts Daily Rundown, will replace current host David Gregory, who is reportedly leaving NBC altogether after six years, according to CNN Money.
Gregory took over Meet the Press in 2008 after the death of Tim Russert. The show subsequently fell in the ratings, dropping below ABC’s This Week and CBS’ Face the Nation.
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JWT and Grey secure three shortlists each in Press Lions. Lowe and Partners bags only shortlist from India for Mobile Lions
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Mobile Lions Jury. Click on the image to enlarge.
The shortlists for Press and Mobile Lions announced on the second day of Cannes… Continue reading Cannes Lions 2014: Six shortlists in Press, one in Mobile for India
NBC’s news chief says she supports embattled Meet the Press moderator David Gregory “now and into the future” as the Sunday morning public affairs program tries to turn around sinking ratings.
NBC News President Deborah Turness, in a memo to Meet the Press staff members, said Gregory has been the victim of vindictive, personal, and untrue chatter.
“NBC News is proud to have David in the important anchor chair… Continue reading NBC supports David Gregory for ‘Meet the Press’
What’s coming in season 12 of “American Idol”? The judges, host and producers of the hit reality show presented a panel at the TCA winter press tour to let us know exactly what we can expect in the next few months of singing sensations and judge arguments.
So what did we learn from the “American Idol” panel? Here are the top 10 things you need know about the upcoming season.
1. Hollywood… Continue reading 'American Idol' Season 12: 10 things to know from the TCA press tour
During Sunday’s Meet the Press, David Gregory held up what he described as a 30-round magazine of ammunition as part of an interview with the NRA’s Wayne LaPierre. The Washington Metropolitan Police Department is investigating whether Gregory and NBC violated D.C. gun laws during the segment.
Possessing a large capacity ammunition device is illegal in D.C., if… Continue reading David Gregory under investigation for violating D.C. gun laws on ‘Meet the Press’