Keith Olbermann Casts A Wide Net In Job Search
The long time loser is looking for work. :biggrin-new:
Guess his ego needs more work...
Thu Oct 25, 2012, 12:13 PM
|Keith Olbermann Casts A Wide Net In Job Search
Think Keith Olbermann has burned his last bridge in the television business? He doesn’t think so.
Seven months after he got dismissed by Current TV, the temperamental host is aggressively job-shopping, and he’s not being too picky about it.
In recent weeks, Olbermann has reached out to executives at a slew of different networks to communicate his desire for a new on-air role, according to people with knowledge of those conversations. Those include both cable outlets and at least one broadcast network.
He has expressed interest in taking over as anchor of existing shows and in starting a new show. Indeed, several of the networks he’s approached don’t have any news programming per se on their schedules. His frustration at not having a real platform during the height of election season has been evident.
Read more: http://www.forbes.com/sites/jeffberc...in-job-search/