Stephen Battaglio

Stephen Battaglio writes about television and the media business for the Los Angeles Times out of New York. His coverage of the television industry has appeared in TV Guide, the New York Daily News, the New York Times, Fortune, the Hollywood Reporter, and Adweek. He is also the author of three books about television, including a biography of pioneer talk show host and producer David Susskind.
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Maria Bartiromo’s stock has risen at Fox Business Network and Fox News

The former CNBC anchor who originated live reporting from the New York Stock Exchange now anchors 16.5 hours of programming a week at Fox.

‘Game of Thrones’ Season 8 premiere draws 17.4 million viewers to HBO

The “Game of Thrones” eighth-season premiere’s audience on streaming services nearly doubled compared with the show’s Season 7 opener in July 2017.