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    Will the Deluge of Scripted Shows Kill ‘Peak TV’?

    From Campaign US: The year kicked off with a daytime TV pairing straight out of 1997: Katie Couric co-hosted NBC’s “Today” with Matt Lauer last week while Savannah Guthrie is on maternity leave. As you might remember, Couric was “America’s Sweetheart” when she joined the veteran morning franchise in 1989 as a political reporter, and […]

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    What Megyn Kelly’s exit means for Fox News?

    From Campaign U.S.: There could be some choppy waters ahead for Fox News. And, for Megyn Kelly, there is no guarantee she will be a success in her new gig at NBC. Just think of Katie Couric, who left NBC’s “Today” at the height of her popularity in 2006. This week, 10 years later, she […]

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    Katie Couric Begins One-Week Stint in Return as ‘Today’ Co-Host on NBC

    Katie Couric returns to co-host the “Today” show with Matt Lauer for the week of Jan. 2-6, filling in for Savannah Guthrie who’s on currently maternity leave. Couric gained most notoriety as “Today” show anchor with Bryant Gumbel from 1991-96 and with Lauer from 1997-2006. Her presence along with the show’s move to the Rockefeller […]

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