During his career he has prepared over 50,000 interesting interviews with prominent personalities.
New York / Bratislava, November 19 (TASR) – USA Moderator Larry King is celebrating his work for US TV news CNN. During his career he has prepared over 50,000 interesting interviews with prominent personalities. On Monday, November 19, the oldest of the American press has been 85 years.
The Larry King live performance was the most popular talk of CNN talk. He has been moderating for 25 years.
The daily broadcast of the legendary moderator was the talk about the most important events of the day. Viewers from all over the world could call their questions at the meeting.
The Larry King program premiered on CNN on June 3, 1985, and in 1994, the show began simultaneously broadcasting on "Mutual / Westwood One" radio stations across the United States. King began with a salary of $ 200,000 a year. In 2002, CNN signed an employment contract for the next four years with an annual salary of $ 14 million.
Larry King, despite the sensitive issues, had a direct style, not a confrontation with elements of humor, and was accepted by his guests for other managers. However, the show's meetings have declined in recent times, and its ongoing style has pushed the more aggressive tactics of young competitors.
Among the guests of Larry King were famous personalities such as Tony Blair, Marlon Brando, Barbara Bush, Mikhail Gorbachev, Michael J. Warren, Candy Jr. Martin Luther King, Monica Lewinsky, Madonna, Paul McCartney, Al Pacino, Prince Frank Sinatra, Barbara Streisand, Shania Twain, Margaret Thatcher and Russian President Vladimir Putin. In 2001, even the then Prime Minister of Slovakia Mikul Dzurinda was also retired in New York in 2001.
Larry King, named after Lawrence Harvey Zeiger, was born on November 19, 1933 in Brooklyn, New York, as a son of Russian immigrants. Prior to his career at CNN, he worked at Miami Radio and local TV WTVJ-TV. Since 1978, he has debated his radio show Larry King Show. His pseudonym, Larry King, was made at the suggestion of the director-general of the radio that it was difficult to remember Zeiger's surname.
The popular moderator founded the Larry King Heart Foundation for heart disease (the king overcame a number of heart diseases) and set up a $ 1 million scholarship to help underprivileged students at the University of Washington School of Journalism.
Los Angeles City Council honored Star Media in 2008 by setting up the Larry King Square. It is located in one of the CNN news studios. Right from here, Larry King almost every evening broadcast his popular talk show with famous guests. Larry King was almost always in Los Angeles, but his guests often sat in similarly equipped studios in New York and Washington.
After more than 7,000 meetings of Larry King Live on CNN, and after 25 years of service, he spoke with the audience and retired. His tracks, which were an integral part of the show, were hung by Kling in December 2010.
On the order of news on television, he arrived in Bratislava in 2011. The legend of the American press also met with the guideline that the glossary Jan Kraus as a guest on his popular television program to relax, please!
In 2012, Larry King referred to the Internet TV of the television network "Ora.TV", which was written by the Mexican telecom researcher Carlos Slim.
In May 2013, some agencies reported that Larry King would be featured on his television show titled Politicking with Larry King.
Larry King is an Emmy Award winner and author of 12 books.
The star of the US television station CNN. He had some marriages, a father of five children.