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New Details Revealed About Keith Olbermann's ESPN Deal

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 08.14.2013 | Media

The Hollywood Reporter's Marisa Guthrie sat down with Keith Olbermann for a lengthy magazine piece ahead of the broadcaster's return to ESPN. In ad...

HERE's Where Ann Curry Can Go!

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 03.20.2013 | Media

There seems to be tons of interest in working at Al Jazeera America, the network that will launch in the U.S. over the summer. When Al Jazeera bou...

Olbermann, Current TV Settle

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 03.13.2013 | Media

Keith Olbermann and his former employer reportedly settled a $50 million lawsuit out of court on Tuesday, multiple outlets reported. The broadcast...

Keith Olbermann Eyeing ESPN Return

Posted 03.04.2013 | Media

Keith Olbermann is eyeing a return to the network that made him famous, the New York Times reported on Monday. Olbermann, who worked at ESPN from 1...

Current TV For Sale?

Posted 10.31.2012 | Media

Is Current TV for sale? The New York Post reported on Friday that Current TV has put itself up for sale. Current CEO Joel Hyatt told the Post that ...

Olbermann Eyeing Return To TV

Posted 10.31.2012 | Media

Keith Olbermann is eyeing his cable TV comeback, Forbes magazine reported on Thursday. The broadcaster was fired from Current TV in March and is cu...

Joy Behar Heads To New Network

Posted 06.11.2012 | Media

Joy Behar is heading to Current TV. The co-host of "The View" is taking her solo act to a new channel. Former Page Six columnist Paula Froelich was...

Where Is Current TV Headed?

Tom Athans | Posted 06.06.2012 | Media
Tom Athans

If Current has hopes to evolve away from being the fringe network that it is and connect with a larger mainstream audience, firing a talented pro like Keith and replacing him with a non-professional broadcaster like Eliot Spitzer was probably a bad move.

Keith Olbermann Sues Current TV

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 04.06.2012 | Media

Keith Olbermann sued Current TV on Thursday, claiming that the network owed him up to $70 million in cash and equity compensation after his terminatio...

Keith Olbermann: 'I Screwed Up'

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.04.2012 | Media

Keith Olbermann told David Letterman on Tuesday that he "screwed up really big" in deciding to join Current TV. (See the comments in the video below.)...

Keith Olbermann and Current

Stu Kreisman | Posted 06.01.2012 | Media
Stu Kreisman

Was management right for clamping down so hard on KO? Yes and No. Was Olbermann right for trying to embarrass management in public? No, but he couldn't help it. That's who he is. A divorce was inevitable.

Keith Olbermann Fired: War With Current Just Getting Started

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.31.2012 | Media

Keith Olbermann may have departed from Current, but the war between the two sides is just getting started. It was clear from the moment that the fl...

Keith Olbermann Out At Current TV, Replaced By Eliot Spitzer

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.30.2012 | Media

Keith Olbermann has been fired by Current TV, the network announced Friday. He will be replaced by former New York governor and CNN host Eliot Spitzer...

Current TV's Newest Show

Posted 05.05.2012 | Media

Political commentator and talk radio host Bill Press announced on Monday that he will be joining Current TV. The progressive news network will air "Th...

WATCH: Keith Olbermann's Scathing New Special Comment

Posted 02.08.2012 | Media

In a fiery new Special Comment, Keith Olbermann blasted the Susan G. Komen Foundation and its founder and CEO Nancy Brinker on his Current TV show Tue...

Al Gore Begged Olbermann To Stay At Current: Report

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 02.06.2012 | Media

Conflict between Keith Olbermann and his bosses at Current TV reached severe depths in the weeks before the Iowa caucuses, according to a new report i...

Keith Olbermann Resolves His Feud With His Bosses

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 03.10.2012 | Media

Keith Olbermann's feud with his bosses at Current TV has been resolved -- for now. Tensions between the "Countdown" host and the leadership at the ...

Keith Olbermann At War With Current TV

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 03.06.2012 | Media

The simmering tension between Keith Olbermann and his bosses at Current TV has boiled over into open rancor. Olbermann and Current — who seemed m...

Keith Olbermann, Piers Morgan Feud Over Twitter

Posted 01.03.2012 | Media

Keith Olbermann and Piers Morgan are in the midst of a Twitter feud. Just before 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday evening, Olbermann tweeted that his Current T...

Keith Olbermann, Current TV Weigh In On 'Countdown' Anchor's Absence From Iowa Caucuses Coverage

Posted 03.04.2012 | Media

Update (11:36p): Keith Olbermann reportedly declined Current TV's offer to anchor or participate in the network's results coverage of the 2012 Iowa c...

Rumors Of Current TV Tension Surface As Olbermann Remains Absent From Iowa Coverage

Posted 12.29.2011 | Media

Keith Olbermann has been noticeably absent from some of Current TV's election 2012 coverage. Olbermann's absence was the topic of a New York Times art...

Olbermann Defends Bill Maher, Trashes Fox News

Posted 12.28.2011 | Media

Keith Olbermann weighed in on the recent controversy surrounding comedian Bill Maher Tuesday night. Maher tweeted a rather scathing message about ...

PHOTOS: Keith Olbermann Tries Out A New Look

Posted 12.05.2011 | Media

Breaking: Keith Olbermann has grown a goatee. It always feels a tad startling when television personalities decide to ditch their razors. Who can f...

Keith Olbermann Puts An End To Twitter Feuds, For Now

Posted 11.30.2011 | Media

Keith Olbermann announced on Tuesday evening that he will no longer reply to tweets. The Current TV host is normally active responder to his fans a...

Keith Olbermann Gives Glenn Beck Top Spot On His 'Worst Persons List'

Posted 01.03.2012 | Media

Keith Olbermann placed Glenn Beck at the top of his "Worst Persons" list on his show Wednesday night. Olbermann gave Beck this title due to his relati...