Chris Cuomo Isn’t Done With TV

Fired by CNN in 2021, Cuomo now has the top-rated show on the upstart NewsNation. Even with a much smaller audience, he’s still making waves.

Chris Cuomo Demands New Time Slot At NewsNation As Ratings Tank

Chris Cuomo is demanding that his bosses at NewsNation move his new show to a different time slot — his latest, desperate bid to improve his sagging viewership on Nexstar’s fledging cable  network, sources say.

Chris Cuomo On Changes At CNN: ‘I Don’t Believe In Middle Ground’

Former CNN anchor Chris Cuomo says he does not agree with changes that have been made at the network that fired him last year over assistance he gave to his brother, disgraced New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D). “I have to see how it develops. They got great horses there. They have great resources. … I don’t like the idea that they’re saying they’re going to be more middle ground,” Cuomo told journalist Kara Swisher on her new podcast, On With Kara Swisher.

NewsNation To Debut New Primetime Show Hosted By Chris Cuomo

Cuomo will launch Monday, Oct. 3, at 8 p.m. ET. Alexandra “Dusty” Cohen, Jonathan Faulhaber, Renee Cullen and Hillary Kun are among its key senior production hires.

Chris Cuomo Groping Accuser Slams NewsNation For Hiring Him

Chris Cuomo To Join NewsNation’s Primetime Lineup In Fall

He will host his own show on the Nexstar Media-owned cable news channel beginning this fall.

Dan Abrams Set To Interview Chris Cuomo On NewsNation

Chris Cuomo Wants WarnerMedia, CNN To Pay Him $125M In Damages

The former CNN primetime anchor alleged in an arbitration filing Wednesday that his career has suffered damages in excess of $125 million, and suggested CNN had allowed several of his one-time colleagues to violate standards and practices in a bid to keep viewership. The anchor also said his firing by CNN late last year cost him nearly $15 million in salary that he would have earned if he had served out his last contract.

CNN’s Former Anchor Chris Cuomo Readies Arbitration Case

CNN Grapples With Chris Cuomo Chaos

The question now is whether Cuomo’s reversal of fortune at CNN is a product of extraordinary circumstances or if he’s just the latest in a line of prominent cable-news anchors handed too much leash by their corporate backers due to the viewership they capture in an era when big TV audiences are difficult to find.

Chris Cuomo’s Upcoming Book Scrapped By HarperCollins

Chris Cuomo Said Prepping To Sue CNN For Over $18M

Fired CNN host Chris Cuomo is set to sue the network if it balks at paying him at least $18 million to cover what’s left on his contract. Cuomo has hired lawyers and is preparing to file the lawsuit over the remainder of the four-year contract he signed last year — after a bitter back-and-forth about what the network knew of his secret efforts to aid his embattled brother, then-Gov. Andrew Cuomo, said sources familiar with the matter.

Chris Cuomo Ends SiriusXM Radio Show Following CNN Termination

Sexual Misconduct Claim Against Chris Cuomo Was Last Straw For CNN

CNN President Jeff Zucker Protected Chris Cuomo. Then Came A U-Turn

The network boss fired the star anchor on Saturday, leaving a hole in the channel’s prime-time lineup.

CNN Fires Chris Cuomo

The move on Saturday came after the network suspended Chris Cuomo earlier in the week to investigate his conduct when New York’s attorney general released details showing he was more involved than previously known in helping to strategize and reach out to other journalists as his brother, former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, fought to keep his job.

CNN And Chris Cuomo Face Difficult Questions After Anchor’s Suspension

The network said it was pursuing a “further evaluation” of evidence regarding its star anchor’s efforts to help stave off a sexual harassment scandal that his brother, former Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, was facing.

Loyalty To Family — Instead Of CNN — Led To Cuomo Suspension

The network took him off the air Tuesday, saying that material released by New York’s attorney general shows that he played a greater role than previously acknowledged in defense of his brother, former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, as he fought sexual harassment charges. Transcripts of emails and Chris Cuomo’s testimony before state investigators revealed that he strategized regularly with the governor’s aides, and tried to help them learn what other journalists were reporting about harassment allegations.

CNN Suspends Chris Cuomo Indefinitely

On Tuesday, the network said documents released by New York’s attorney general on Monday indicated Cuomo took a greater level of involvement in his brother, former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s efforts than CNN executives previously knew. “As a result, we have suspended Chris indefinitely, pending further evaluation,” the network said.

Chris Cuomo’s Off-Air Role: Brother Andrew’s Strategist

Transcripts released Monday, Nov. 29, shed new light on CNN anchor Chris Cuomo’s behind-the-scenes role advising his brother, former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, in the face of sexual harassment allegations that forced him from office.

Former News Producer Says Chris Cuomo Once Touched Her Inappropriately

Shelley Ross, a former executive producer at ABC News and CBS News, said CNN anchor Chris Cuomo sexually harassed her, describing a public incident at a going away party for a colleague in 2005. In an essay published in the New York Times this morning, Ross says she doesn’t want Cuomo to lose his job but hopes instead he’ll use his power to “make change.”

CNN’s Chris Cuomo Viewership Tanks After Brother’s Resignation

Chris Cuomo Defends Treatment Of Brother’s Scandal

In his first appearance on CNN since taking a week-long vacation, Cuomo, CNN’s most-watched anchor, defended the way he managed his relationship with his older brother as New York’s top state authority grappled with accusations of sexual harassment, and then, in a move that caught many by surprise, decided to step down. Cuomo told viewers Monday that he advised his brother to resign and face the allegations, but also said he tried to behave as appropriately as he could under CNN’s rules.

Chris Cuomo to Return to CNN on Monday After Brother’s Resignation

Fresh off celebrating his 51st birthday, Chris Cuomo is scheduled to return from a week-long vacation and host his prime-time CNN show.

CNN’s Chris Cuomo Hemorrhages Female Viewers After Brother’s Sexual Harassment Scandal


CNN Must Investigate Chris Cuomo

Erik Wemple: “CNN flouted journalistic ethics in spring 2020 when it allowed Chris Cuomo to host his brother about a dozen times in flattering gab sessions — and then, when the governor’s covid-19 and sexual harassment scandals piled up in early 2021, the network somehow tracked down its internal guidelines and banned Chris Cuomo from covering his brother. That switcheroo is what is unprecedented.”

Chris Cuomo Ignores Brother’s Harassment Report On His CNN Show

CNN’s Chris Cuomo Testified In NY Investigation Into Brother Andrew Cuomo

CNN Under Ethics Scrutiny Following Cuomo Revelations

CNN is coming under internal and external criticism over its approach to conflicts of interest for journalists after host Chris Cuomo escaped disciplinary action despite advising his brother New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) on how to handle sexual misconduct allegations. Current and former employees have criticized the host of Cuomo Prime Time for the transgression, but a retired CNN ethics executive says the lack of clear cut policies are largely to blame.

CNN Insiders Disgusted After Network Seemingly Rolls Over For Chris Cuomo

Network insiders said Cuomo will get away with advising his brother on how to dismiss misconduct claims. “As a woman who works here, I feel a little let down,” said an on-air star.

CNN: Chris Cuomo Advised Brother On Sex Harassment Claims

CNN said in a statement that Chris Cuomo has not been involved in the network’s coverage of the allegations against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, either on the air or behind the scenes, because he could not be objective and often serves as a “sounding board” for his older brother.

Fox Nation To Advertise Andrew Cuomo Scandal Special During Chris Cuomo’s CNN Show


Cuomo Bros. Act Was Just A Sideshow. Until It Wasn’t

Margaret Sullivan: “For years, CNN had a sensible policy about whether Chris Cuomo could interview his older brother, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Simply put: He couldn’t. But then came the unprecedented events of last spring, as the coronavirus pandemic roiled the world and as New York City became its scary epicenter. All bets were off. These days, CNN’s ban is back and in full force. With the governor under career-threatening fire over recent sexual harassment claims and with the apparent mishandling of some parts of his administration’s covid-19 response in the news, the brother act is over.”

Rachel Maddow, Tucker Carlson, Chris Cuomo Are Most-Watched Cable News Hosts In January

CNN’s Chris Cuomo Says Wife Has Cornavirus

Chris Cuomo Says He Has Signed New Contract With CNN


Have The Cuomos Crossed An Ethical Line?

Margaret Sullivan: “A month ago, it would have seemed unlikely — ridiculous, even — that the most riveting duo in America would be the Empire State’s combative governor and his kid brother, the wide-eyed cable-news host. But here we are. Sometimes comical, sometimes somber, sometimes emotional, their joint TV appearances have become one of the strangest outgrowths of the coronavirus pandemic.”

Cuomos’ Double Act Invites Praise, Skepticism

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his brother, CNN host Chris Cuomo, have in their interviews on the latter’s show, been praised for “enlivening coronavirus TV.” But questions are arising about whether the coronavirus-stricken host, who has been broadcasting from his basement in quarantine, should be allowed to interview a family member in a journalistic setting/

CNN’s Cuomo Says He Has Coronavirus

Cuomo, who looked a little pale while doing his 9 p.m. ET CNN show remotely Monday, said he’s had fever, chills and shortness of breath.

CNN Supports Anchor Chris Cuomo After Altercation Captured On Video