Al Jazeera America in Talks With Soledad O'Brien THR
Al Jazeera America is in negotiations with Soledad O'Brien's Starfish Media Group about producing long-form programming and other segments for the new cable news network, The Hollywood Reporter's Live Feed reports.
O'Brien formed Starfish Media Group in February when she was leaving CNN's "Starting Point." Her production company will also produce programming for CNN, and has signed a development deal with HBO, the piece adds.
Al Jazeera America is set to debut later this summer.