CNN nabs ex-NBC host Brown; Zahn likely out

Learmonth, Michael
July 2007
Daily Variety;7/24/2007, Vol. 296 Issue 16, p17
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The article reports that Cable New Network has hired former National Broadcasting Co. "Weekend Today" co-anchor Campbell Brown. She will likely replace Paula Zahn in a timeslot where the network is third place in the ratings. Brown's task is to revive CNN's ratings in the 8 p.m timeslot. The network competes against big personalities in Fox News' Bill O'Reilly and MSNBC's Keith Olbermann.


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