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Brian Stelter

Biography

Brian Stelter

Brian Stelter is a staff writer at the New York Times, where he writes about television and the web, both for the paper and for the paper's blog. He was recently a subject of the NYT documentary Page One. Before joining the Times in 2007, he was the founder and editor of TVNewser, the pre-eminent blog about the television news industry. He sold TVNewser to MediaBistro in 2004.

Brian Stelter

Books by Brian Stelter

by Brian Stelter - Arts, Entertainment, Nonfiction, Popular Culture, Television

When America wakes up with personable and charming hosts like Matt Lauer, Robin Roberts and George Stephanopoulos, it's hard to imagine their show bookers having to guard a guest's hotel room all night to prevent rival shows from poaching. But that is just part of the intense reality Brian Stelter reveals in TOP OF THE MORNING --- a gripping look at the most competitive time slot in television, complete with Machiavellian booking wars and manic behavior by the producers, executives and stars.