Eliot Spitzer is poised for a comeback — on cable.
The former New York governor, who resigned amid a prostitution scandal two years ago, has talked to executives at CNN and MSNBC about hosting a show, according to The Associated Press.
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Since leaving office, the 50-year-old attorney has been a guest on programs including The Colbert Report
, Real Time with Bill Maher
and The Rachel Maddow Show
. Last week, he filled in for Dylan Ratigan on MSNBC. The network currently has an open 10/9c slot.
CNN, meanwhile, is looking to fill its 8/7c hour following the departure of Campbell Brown
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CNN had no comment. Calls and e-mails to MSNBC were not immediately returned.