- New world TV present will air on weeknights within the UK, USA and Australia;
- Morgan will publish two weekly columns on-line for the New York Submit and The Solar;
- HarperCollins to publish comply with as much as Sunday Occasions No1 bestseller, Wake Up.
Piers Morgan will be a part of Information Corp and FOX Information Media in a world deal, launching a brand new TV present in early 2022. Morgan may also be a part of The Solar and the New York Submit as a columnist.
Following the exceptional success of his Sunday Occasions No.1 bestseller, Wake Up, HarperCollins UK has signed world rights for Piers Morgan’s new title and can publish in hardback, audio and digital codecs.
Piers may also current a collection of True Crime documentaries.
Piers Morgan stated:
“I’m thrilled to be returning to Information Corp. which is the place I started my media profession greater than 30 years in the past. Rupert Murdoch has been a continuing and fearless champion of free speech and we’re going to be constructing one thing new and really thrilling collectively.
“I need my world present to be a fearless discussion board for vigorous debate and agenda-setting interviews, and a spot that celebrates the precise of everybody to have an opinion, and for these opinions to be vigorously examined and challenged.
“I’m additionally delighted to grow to be a columnist for The Solar and the New York Submit, two brilliantly profitable and standard newspaper manufacturers.
“I’m going dwelling and we’re going to have some enjoyable.”
Rupert Murdoch, Government Chairman of Information Corp, stated:
“Piers is the broadcaster each channel needs however is just too afraid to rent. Piers is a superb presenter, a gifted journalist and says what individuals are pondering and feeling.
“He has many passionate followers all over the world and we stay up for increasing his viewers within the UK, at FOX Nation, Sky Information Australia, The Solar and the New York Submit.”
Robert Thomson, Chief Government of Information Corp, stated:
“Piers believes passionately within the contest of concepts and the precept of freedom of speech, and he delivers his perspective with a pithy puckishness that’s compelling for a broad and rising viewers. He carbonates debate with wit, whimsy and knowledge.”
Suzanne Scott, CEO of FOX Information Media, stated:
“Piers is an distinctive expertise. We stay up for him making an affect and exploring alternatives with him on all of our platforms, particularly FOX Nation, the place our subscribers will love his new present tackling the topics everyone seems to be speaking about.”
Rebekah Brooks, Chief Government of Information UK, stated:
“Piers would be the most sensible primetime draw for our new talkTV service and a incredible columnist for The Solar. Solar readers love Piers and I’m delighted that he’s again. Welcome dwelling!”
Paul Whittaker, Sky Information Australia Chief Government Officer, stated:
“Piers Morgan is likely one of the strongest and most vital voices within the media. Piers is fearless. We’re delighted he shall be becoming a member of the Sky Information Australia line-up from early subsequent 12 months.”
Piers Morgan’s new present will air on talkTV within the UK, FOX Nation for US audiences, and on Sky Information Australia. The present shall be produced and filmed at Information UK’s studios in London Bridge.
Within the UK, Information UK introduced earlier at present that it’ll launch talkTV in early 2022. The brand new channel shall be made broadly accessible and can embrace a schedule of thrilling new exhibits and televised content material from the prevailing secure of Information UK manufacturers. Different new exhibits for talkTV and particulars of the place the channel shall be accessible shall be introduced within the coming months.
Winnie Dunbar Nelson, who labored with Piers Morgan at CNN and at Good Morning Britain, is appointed as Government Producer. The present shall be accessible for syndication in different world territories.
Piers Morgan additionally joins The Solar and the New York Submit as a weekly columnist.
Keith Poole, Editor in Chief, New York Submit Group, stated:
“Piers Morgan is the proper match for The New York Submit. We are able to’t wait to get began with our latest Postie.”
Victoria Newton, Editor in Chief, The Solar, stated:
“Overlook Ronaldo, that is the most important comeback of the 12 months.”
HarperCollins will publish the comply with as much as Sunday Occasions No1 bestselling guide, Wake Up.
Charlie Redmayne, CEO of HarperCollins UK, stated:
“There may be merely nobody higher than Piers Morgan at getting individuals speaking and occupied with the important thing points affecting society at present. We’re excited to be working with Piers on his eagerly awaited comply with up guide.”