NBCU News Group Cesar Conde spoke about the decision at an event where he sat down with the Financial Times’ Gillian Tett.
Wagner's show debuts on Aug. 16, and the name has not been announced.
The New York Post reports MSNBC’s key 9 p.m. ET primetime weeknight slot has been embroiled in a ratings slump since “The Rachel Maddow” show went to a once-per-week format.
Colbert joked about how he could get some executives at CBS to give a hosting workload similar to what Maddow will have in May.
Olbermann tweeted about his failed attempt to rejoin MSNBC after reacting to Rachel Maddow’s comments regarding the future of her show.
Maddow will be hosting her show on a weekly basis beginning next month as she puts more focus on her projects with the company.
The report states that Keith Olbermann “was in lengthy discussions with NBCUniversal CEO Jeff Shell and news boss Cesar Conde to return to MSNBC and take...
The marquee 9 p.m. program for MSNBC lost about 30% of its audience in the key 25-54 demo, and since the hiatus began, viewership didn't get...
MSNBC’s marquee 9 p.m. show lost about 30% of its viewers in the pivotal 25-54 demo on Monday, the second day of the weeks-long break by...
Maddow will be leaving for a few weeks to focus on her projects, part of her new deal with NBCUniversal.