The Huffington Post to Launch Its Own Satirical News Show
The Huffington Post will contribute to the satirical news genre with a new series called the “The HuffPost Show,” which will debut on March 27 at 9pm ET.
Roy Sekoff, who is the president and one of the creators of HuffPost Live (not to mention the founding editor of The Huffington Post), will host the series with Marc Lamont Hill, a current host of HuffPost Live. They’ll comment on the most talked about news stories, moderate panel discussions, and conduct celebrity interviews.
“The HuffPost Show” will shoot in front of a studio audience and will broadcast from Los Angeles, available via a live stream on the front page of The Huffington Post every Friday evening.
Arianna Huffington called the new, satirical show “a natural extension of the brand.” Here’s a preview: