Victor Blackwell

Special Programming 7/26 – 7/27

Today’s special programming… 3pm ET — Newsroom w/ Miguel Marquez 5pm ET — Situation Room w/ Wolf Blitzer 7pm ET — Newsroom w/ Miguel Marquez 9pm ET — Tape 2am ET — Newsroom with George Howell and Natalie Allen 3am ET — Newsroom with John Vause (live in Jerusalem) 4am […]

Format change on CNN Tonight

I realize this is the only the first time this has happened (and the second time Alisyn Camerota has co-anchored with Don), but tonight, CNN Tonight made an interesting (and altogether unfortunate) change.  After the first commercial break, Don Lemon was on set, alone, and he conducted an interview, and […]

Special Programming 7/19 – 7/20

More special breaking news coverage… 3-6pm ET — Newsroom with Poppy Harlow and Jim Sciutto 6pm ET — Smerconish (repeat) 7pm ET — Newsroom with Poppy and Jim 8-10pm ET — Erin Burnett OutFront 10pm — Taped special 11pm — Erin Burnett Outfront (repeat) 12-3am ET — Newsroom with John […]

Good for Smerconish; Bad for the Viewers

At first glance, the following may strike you as good news. It did me. I think the Smerconish program is a good show at a bad time (9am). With it being rebroadcast at 6pm, I think it can do better and attract a larger audience. I was pleased initially because […]

CNN Newsroom from… Atlanta?

Yesterday evening, there was a surprise waiting on you when Fredricka Whitfield signed off.  CNN Newsroom (Don Lemon’s block) was actually co-hosted, and they weren’t both in New York City.  Ana Cabrera was in New York City, while her co-host Michael Holmes was in Atlanta.  You may be thinking, well, […]

Brooke Baldwin and Carol Costello Move to CNN NYC

Per TVNewser: Two CNN anchors are making the move from Atlanta to New York this summer. Beginning in August, Brooke Baldwin and Carol Costello will anchor their respective hours of “CNN Newsroom” from NYC. Costello anchors “Newsroom” from 9-11amET and Baldwin helms the 2-4pmET hours. “Carol Costello and Brooke Baldwin […]