The Mentalist was no match for Barbara Walters' 10 Most Fascinating People special on Thursday.
The CBS procedural hit a series low, drawing 13.4 million viewers and a 2.4 rating in the adults 18-49 demographic. Walters' ABC special, which featured Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and the Jersey Shore cast among others, attracted...
Barbara Walters, Oprah Winfrey
Oprah Winfrey is making it clear that she and best friend Gayle King are not gay — and she's sick of the persistent rumors that claim otherwise.
"I'm not a lesbian...I'm not even kind of a lesbian," Winfrey says on Barbara Walters Special: Oprah, The Next Chapter. "And the reason it irritates me is because it means that somebody must think I'm lying ... Why would you want to hide it? That's not the way I run my life."
Casts of Jersey Shore and Barbara Walters
The holidays are approaching, which means it's time for a Barbara Walters special or two. The ABC News veteran is hosting back-to-back shows on December 9: Oprah: The Next Chapter (9/8c) and the 18th annual 10 Most Fascinating People (10/9c), in which Sarah Palin all but announces her 2012 presidential run.
As for Oprah, "The interview is extremely personal," says Walters. "She talks about ...
Barbara Walters, Oprah Winfrey
Oprah Winfrey will be the one answering questions when Barbara Walters sits down with the Oprah host before Winfrey leaves to start her own network.
A Barbara Walters Special: Oprah, The Next Chapter, airing Thursday, Dec. 9 (9/8c on ABC), will look at...
Anderson Cooper will launch a syndicated daytime talk show next year.
The CNN 360 host has signed a deal with Telepictures Productions and Warner Bros. Domestic Television for a program that will be pitched to stations for a fall 2011 premiere, CNN announced Thursday. Cooper, who will executive-produce the new show, will also continue to host 360 "for years to come," the network said.
Report: Anderson Cooper nearing deal for daytime show
"Over the course of the past few years, I've had the opportunity to work on a number of daytime programs," Cooper said in a statement Thursday. "It's fun and interesting ...
Anderson Cooper is nearing a deal for a syndicated daytime talk show, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
The 43-year-old 360 host, who's been with CNN for nine years, is negotiating for a program that would be pitched to stations next year as a possible Oprah Winfrey replacement. The show would expand upon...
David Letterman will welcome Barbara Walters back to The View next month when he makes his first-ever appearance on the ABC talk show, the network announced.
Letterman will kick off "Welcome Back, Barbara" Week on the 14th season premiere Sept. 7, as Walters returns to the panel after taking time ...
Ever wonder what The View would be like with a little testosterone on the panel? You may soon find out.
Elisabeth Hasselbeck: "I actually support gay marriage"
View creators and executive producers Barbara Walters and Bill Geddie are developing a unisex spinoff of the women's daytime talk show that would include ...
President Barack Obama, the first sitting U.S. president to be a guest on a daytime TV talk show, joked that he appeared on The View because he wanted to go on a show his wife watches.
Barbara Walters is recovering after undergoing open heart surgery earlier this week, her rep tells TVGuide.com.
The procedure to fix a faulty heart valve "went well, and the doctors are very pleased with the...