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COURIC: BAD TIMING COULD KILL HER TALK SHOW

June 16, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Katie Couric could not have picked a more difficult time to launch a new daytime talk show. That appears to be the consensus of television executives interviewed by former Broadcasting & Cable executive editor P.J. Bednarski for the website TVNewsCheck.com. Bill Carroll, VP of programming for Katz Television Group, the media buying and consulting company, […]

SYNDICATORS COURTING COURIC

December 16, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Several TV syndicators have had meetings with Katie Couric to pitch her on hosting a daytime talk show if CBS does not renew her $15-million-a-year contract next year to anchor the CBS Evening News, Broadcasting & Cable reported today (Thursday), citing several unnamed sources. “She could get in there and command a lot of money,” […]