Morning Network TV’s Tabloid Turn

As CBS goes serious for sunrise, stars at rival networks grumble about the fluffy fare.

David Friedman Out As CBS ‘Early Show’ EP

For the fifth time in less than four years, The Early Show on CBS is getting a new boss. CBS News said Monday that David Friedman, who has been the beleaguered morning show’s executive producer for the last 16 months, is the latest producer to leave.

New ‘Early Show’ Ratings Same As Old Ratings

New Year, New On-Air Team At ‘Early Show’

The CBS show’s new lineup consists of former Saturday Early Show anchors Chris Wragge and Erica Hill, and weathercaster Marysol Castro, formerly of ABC’s Good Morning America weekend edition. CBS News correspondent Jeff Glor is the news reader.

‘Early Show’ Weatherman Dave Price Leaves CBS

Behind CBS’s Morning Show Shakeup

Harry Smith and Maggie Rodriguez got axed from the Early Show Tuesday. Smith and CBS News President Sean McManus talk about the perennial challenges of the low-rated show.

CBS Overhauls Its ‘Early Show’

Co-anchors Harry Smith and Maggie Rodriguez are out, along with weather forecaster Dave Price, the network said today. The morning news show’s new anchor team will be Chris Wragge and Erica Hill, who have worked together anchoring CBS’s Saturday-morning show. Hill is also the current news reader for the weekday version.