Keith Olbermann to Host New Podcast on iHeartMedia


Former MSNBC anchor and political commentator Keith Olbermann will launch a brand new podcast sequence on iHeartMedia.

The each day podcast, Countdown with Keith Olbermann, will characteristic a mix of reports, together with Olbermann’s “Particular Remark” political evaluation and his “Worst Individual In The World” section, options of Olbermann’s earlier MSNBC present of the identical title. The present may also characteristic a sports activities section, “a each day name for assist for a struggling canine” and anecdotes from throughout Olbermann’s profession. 

Olbermann spent 20 years as a sports activities journalist, which included co-hosting SportsCenter on ESPN from 1992 to 1997. From 2003 to 2011, Olbermann hosted a political program on MSNBC. He later grew to become the chief information officer for Present TV and coated the 2016 presidential election in an online sequence on GQ. 

The primary episode of his podcast is scheduled to go dwell Aug. 1. 

That is the newest huge identify at iHeartMedia, as the corporate continues so as to add to its authentic podcast slate. In June, Martha Stewart inked a take care of the corporate to host a “speak present type” podcast. Bloomberg introduced a lineup of 5 new podcasts in 2022 in partnership with iHeartMedia. And Katie Couric, already a podcaster with iHeartMedia, introduced a brand new restricted sequence analyzing abortion throughout the nation.