When agent Richard Leibner’s phone was ringing off the hook one night last week, everyone was asking him the same thing: Was his longtime client David Gregory the next host of Meet the Press, or wasn’t he?
He called back, telling reporters he could neither confirm nor deny the report that Read More
Danny Shea of the Huffington Post is reporting that David Gregory has been chosen as the next moderator of NBC News’ Meet the Press.
Mr. Gregory’s name has been reportedly on a short list of possible replacements for the esteemed position since Tim Russert passed away of a sudden heart attack this past June. Read More
Leibner’s the kind of guy who wants to engulf you,” said Regis Philbin. “He’s a huggie.”
Mr. Philbin was speaking on Dec. 5, on live television, during a taping of his early-a.m. Metamucil chug-down with Kelly Ripa. The “huggie” he described is Richard Leibner, the baby-faced paterfamilias of television’s most powerful talent agency, N.S. Bienstock, Read More