Our media expert Dr. Robert Thompson joins Good Morning BT with Bo Thompson & Beth Troutman remembering the life and career of Olivia Newton-John who died yesterday at age 73.
Our media expert Dr. Robert Thompson joins Bo Thompson with his take on the Will Smith slap of Chris Rock at the 94th Academy Awards ceremony, and Apple TV+ trumps Netflix in a bit of an upset on Sunday night.
Our media expert Dr. Robert Thompson joins Bo Thompson talking about big-name media movers in the sports announcer world, the passing of actor William Hurt, and NCAA college basketball tournaments begin.
Our media expert Dr. Robert Thompson joins Bo Thompson with his take on Chris Wallace departing from Fox News, the storyline from a popular tv show affecting the stock price of a company mentioned on the show, and Peyton and Eli Manning reportedly being sought by Amazon for its Thursday Night Football coverage.
Our media expert Dr. Robert Thompson joins Bo Thompson with his take on Alec Baldwin's interview on ABC regarding the fatal shooting on the set of "Rust," Chris Cuomo's exit from CNN, and a live studio audience re-creation of The Facts of Life and Different Strokes.
Our media analyst Dr. Robert Thompson joins Bo Thompson with news of the Beatles biography "Get Back" coming to Disney Plus over the Thanksgiving holiday, the high ratings for last year's Macy's Day Virtual Thanksgiving Day Parade, and Dr. Thompson's surprise to see Christmas TV specials popping up before Thanksgiving.
Our media expert Dr. Robert Thompson joins Bo Thompson with word that sportscaster Al Michaels may be considering moving from NBC to Amazon Prime, MSNBC's Brian Williams leaving NBC at the end of the year, and Yellowstone getting some high ratings for Paramount network.
Our media expert Dr. Robert Thompson joins Bo Thompson with a look at Sesame Street's Big Bird covid-19 vaccine opinion and political reactions, six-time Chicago Bulls champion Scottie Pippen's new book "Unguarded," and the swirl around Green Bay Packers' quarterback Aaron Rodgers' vaccination status.
Our pop culture expert Dr. Robert Thompson joins Bo Thompson with a look at American Crime Stories not getting much traction, despite its Monica Lewinsky subject matter, and the return of Tiger King.
The entertainment industry lost two of their own unexpectedly over the holiday weekend. Willard Scott, the longtime presenter and weatherman most notably on NBC's Today show, passed away on Saturday. He was 87. Scott joined NBC in 1980, and was remembered for birthday well-wishes to fans of the program turning 100.