Katie’s Future Revisited

Gabe Sherman reports that Katie Couric’s future is once again a topic for discussion for television executives all over town. CBS may buy out the rest of her contract (worth a reported $15 million annually through next June) as early as this September and find a new anchor to read the Evening News this fall, he reports. There were similar rumors in 2008, after Ms. Couric’s broadcast brought in record-low ratings. Jeff Zucker has said that he would take Ms. Couric back at NBC, but who is to say how much longer he’ll be in power. You can find more questions here!