As America’s Got Talent judge Piers Morgan gears up to succeed Larry King on CNN, he’s been harshly criticized - comparable to the BP oil spill; “crimes perpetuated by Britain on American landscape.” Vogue magazine inquires on how the polemical marriage of Piers and CNN is seen as anything but paramount.
Piers Morgan may be his very own fame monster. A young editor once detesting and begrudging the celebrity culture and deeming tabloids as belonging “behind page 29,” eventually ate his own words. The now seasoned Journalist has become a celebrity of his own as he was awakened to the philosophy that “the public loves celebrities.” Name-dropping celebrity friends like Gordon Ramsay, Sharon Osbourne and Naomi Campbell, Piers doesn’t seem to mind being seen at The Ivy or being shot in paparazzi photos. Now enmeshed in pop culture, he is set to be CNN’s new prime-time television host. +Continue Reading