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Brian Stelter

The Lowlight Reel

D. R. Tucker | Posted 12.01.2014 | Media
D. R. Tucker

The November 30, 2014 edition of CNN's Reliable Sources will be remembered for years to come as one of the sleaziest cable-news broadcasts of all-time. Thanks to one deranged booking decision, an episode that could have been dignified ended up being a disaster.

CNN Guests Battle Over Ferguson

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 12.01.2014 | Media

Things got a little heated on CNN's "Reliable Sources" on Sunday. In light of the recent events in Ferguson, Missouri, Brian Stelter tried to host a c...

Weather Channel Co-Founder Battles CNN Anchor On Climate Change

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 11.03.2014 | Media

Weather Channel co-founder John Coleman took his controversial global warming skepticism to CNN for a combative interview with "Reliable Sources" host...

President Obama Does Not Watch Cable News

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 10.27.2014 | Media

President Barack Obama does not watch cable news. This was the take away from an interview with former White House Press Secretary Jay Carney on CNN's...

The Difference Between Fact and Fiction

Murray Fromson | Posted 10.24.2014 | Media
Murray Fromson

Turn on CNN any Sunday morning and its principal programs most likely will intrigue you, particularly if you are watching Fareed Zakaria, Brian Stelter and their casts of articulate and intelligent characters who 'analyze' or have an opinion about 'the news.'

Vice News: Up-Close, Gritty and Challenging Mainstream

Chris Komisarjevsky | Posted 10.21.2014 | Media
Chris Komisarjevsky

In the battle for ratings, network television and cable news find themselves face-to-face with an upstart whose coverage of world affairs is up-close and gritty.

Why CNN Won't Play Latest ISIS Video

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 09.22.2014 | Media

A CNN executive said Sunday that the network won't be showing the latest video released by the Islamic State, which appears to show British journalist...

CNN Host Worries Media Is Provoking ISIS War Fever

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.08.2014 | Media

CNN's Brian Stelter said on Sunday that he is worried about whether or not the media is stoking a war panic over the Islamic State militant group. ...

As 'Time' Goes By

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 10.31.2014 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Is my one-time favorite magazine going the way of the dodo bird? What's to become of TIME after it was cut loose from a corporate tether tied to a sought-after prize?

WATCH: CNN Host Slams Fox Doctor Who Called First Lady Fat

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 08.18.2014 | Media

CNN's "Reliable Sources" host Brian Stelter called out Fox News psychiatrist Dr. Keith Ablow Sunday, condemning the doctor for remarks he made earlier...

Robin Roberts Chokes Up

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 05.19.2014 | Media

When Robin Roberts publicly came out in December, she said she never could have imagined the kind of positive response she would receive. But durin...

What It's Like To Witness An Execution

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.05.2014 | Media

In the wake of the controversy over Oklahoma's disturbingly botched execution of Clayton Lockett last week, CNN's Brian Stelter spoke to two reporters...

Brian Stelter: Media May Have 'Overreacted To The Attacks In Boston'

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 12.29.2013 | Media

Brian Stelter knew that his argument would not go over well before he even said it during "CNN Newsroom" on Friday. "This might be an unpopular opi...

Morning Show Wars Getting Lifetime Movie

TVNewser | Jordan Chariton on December 17, 2013 3:30 PM | Posted 12.17.2013 | Media

“Top of the Morning: Inside the Cutthroat World of Morning TV” has been optioned by Lifetime for a made-for-TV movie, TVNewser has learned....

New York Times Media Reporter Brian Stelter Leaves for CNN, our 2008 interview

Andy Plesser | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media
Andy Plesser

In 2008, shortly after Brian Stelter joined the New York Times as a media reporter, we spoke with him about the growth impact of a blog about the cabl...

Michael Calderone

Can The New York Times Retain Top Talent?

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 11.13.2013 | Media

NEW YORK -- When New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson was in negotiations this past summer to keep stats guru Nate Silver at the paper, his a...

Brian Stelter Reportedly Set To Become CNN Host

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

CNN has hired New York Times media writer Brian Stelter to host "Reliable Sources" and cover the media industry. The Los Angeles Times first report...

CNN Host Criticizes Network's Newt Gingrich Rules

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 11.30.2013 | Media

CNN was rapped on the knuckles on its own network on Sunday for its heavily criticized ethics rules for Newt Gingrich and his fellow "Crossfire" hosts...

Politico's Acquisition of Capital New York Is Scaring the New York Times

Brian LaSorsa | Posted 11.24.2013 | Media
Brian LaSorsa

Attacking outlets like Capital New York for no other reason than being new to industry might be a fun way for the Times to tout its influence today, but it won't be fun when someone else is sitting atop that throne.

Brian Stelter To Guest-Host CNN Show

www.washingtonpost.com | Posted 09.22.2013 | Media

Brian Stelter, a New York Times reporter covering television and digital media, will guest-host an edition of CNN’s Sunday program “Reliable Sourc...

New York Times: Video Ads for Online News Is Hot: WSJ Getting $50+ for Pre-rolls

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.10.2013 | Media
Andy Plesser

While search and display are far bigger categories than online video advertising, the digital advertising sector that is hot right now is online v...

Is TV Dead? Not so Fast!

Kevin McDonough | Posted 07.13.2013 | TV
Kevin McDonough

Knee deep amidst the network upfront announcements of axes swung and shows born and reborn comes a dire New York Times business article. The end of every TV season brings predictions of TV's demise. Is The End really near?

Did Robin Roberts Coverage Cross The Line?

Posted 04.25.2013 | Media

When Robin Roberts announced that she would have to take some time off to receive treatment for a rare blood disorder called MDS, "GMA" kept viewers a...

'UNWILLING?'

Posted 06.25.2013 | Media

Brian Stelter's authoritative book on the morning show war between NBC's "Today" show and ABC's "Good Morning America," Top of the Morning, also discu...

'I Can't Believe I'm Sitting Next To This Woman'

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 04.18.2013 | Media

It just never ends for "Today." The morning show is bruised and battered, still trying to recover from its firing of Ann Curry. Every time the show...