Who is Daytime’s Most Liked Morning Show Host? (POLL)

* Al Roker - Today * Carson Daly - Today * Charlie Rose - CBS This Morning * Gayle King - CBS This Morning * George Stephanopoulos - GMA * Hoda Kotb - Today * Josh Elliot - GMA * Lara Spencer - GMA * Kathie Lee Gifford - Today * Matt Lauer - Today * Natalie Morales - Today * Norah O'Donnell - CBS This Morning * Robin Roberts - GMA * Sam Champion - f. GMA * Savannah Guthrie - Today * Willie Geist - Today

Oprah on Lindsay Lohan: “I Want Her to Win” (VIDEO)


Oprah Winfrey
isn’t having any second thoughts about being in business with troubled actress Lindsay Lohan. The talk show titan stopped by The Early Show Monday morning, where she discussed her media empire and new movie, Lee Daniels’ The Butler.

During the visit, Winfrey also opened up about her upcoming interview with Lohan and the eight-part documentary series in the works for LiLo at OWN. Watch the interview after the jump!

CBS This Morning’s Ratings Improve by Featuring Actual News


After years stymied in third place, CBS is finally beginning to experience growth in the a.m. CBS This Morning, which premiered in January 2012, is experiencing year-over-year ratings gains by focusing on tabloid free news, according to TV Guide

The year-to-year audience growth for King and coanchors Charlie Rose and Norah O'Donnell has been as high as 39 percent in recent weeks. With an average of 3 million viewers, CBS scored its best May-sweep morning-ratings performance since 1994. While well behind ABC's 5.7 million and NBC's 4.8 million viewers, the numbers indicate that CBS This Morning has effectively positioned itself to pick up disenchanted Today viewers who may find GMA too frothy. "People come up to me and say, 'You guys actually do news,'" says O'Donnell.

Linda Dano and Dr. Oz Support Rosie O’Donnell’s Building Dreams for Kids Gala


Former Another World diva Linda Dano and talk show host Dr. Oz were among the celebrities who turned out in support of Rosie O’Donnell’s (pictured above with wife Michelle Rounds and Dano) Building Dreams for Kids Gala Benefiting Rosie’s Theater Kids on October 15 in New York City. The gala was held at the New York Marriott Marquis. Other guests included Gayle King, Orfeh and Sia. See more photos after the jump!



Tika Sumpter and Other Celebs Stun at Madea’s Witness Protection Premiere! (PHOTOS)


 One Life to Live alum Tika Sumpter was a sexy stunner in a tight, black and white dress at the premiere of Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection Monday night in New York. Keep reading for more shots of Tikalicious as well as other celebs such as Gayle KingRomeo Miller, Doris Roberts, Joe and Melissa Gorga and of course, Madea him/herself, Tyler Perry, on the red carpet!
 

Oprah on OWN: “Had I Known That It Was This Difficult, I Might Have Done Something Else”


Is The Mighty O starting to rethink starting her OWN network? Oprah Winfrey chatted with Charlie Rose and her BFF Gayle King on CBS This Morning, and revealed how tough it's been to launch her network. Winfrey shared if she was given a change to do it all again, she might not have embarked on OWN! Stated Winfrey:

The idea of creating a network was something that I wanted to do. Had I known that it was this difficult, I might have done something else.