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Robert Blake unleashes during Piers Morgan interviewupdated: Thu Jul 12 2012 06:01:00

Actor Robert Blake accused CNN's Piers Morgan of calling him a liar in a combative, profanity-laced interview that was more remarkable for its tone than revelations surrounding his acquittal in the 2001 murder of his wife.

Blake: Bakley was a con artistupdated: Thu Jul 12 2012 06:01:00

Actor Robert Blake talks to CNN's Piers Morgan about his murdered wife Bonnie Lee Bakley and says she was a con artist.

Piers Morgan's phone call with Anthonyupdated: Wed Jun 13 2012 07:57:00

Piers Morgan shares details of his phone conversation with Casey Anthony

Casey Anthony: 'I didn't kill my daughter'updated: Wed Jun 13 2012 07:57:00

Casey Anthony, the Florida woman who was tried and acquitted in the death of her young daughter, broke her silence Tuesday to CNN's Piers Morgan, saying she was rightly found not guilty.

Barbara Walters says she regrets trying to help Syrian aideupdated: Wed Jun 06 2012 19:16:00

ABC News' Barbara Walters is expressing regret for attempting to help the daughter of Syria's U.N. ambassador by seeking an internship or college admission for her.

Piers Morgan vs. Bubba Watsonupdated: Fri Apr 20 2012 04:36:00

2012 Masters champion Bubba Watson takes on Piers Morgan in a putting competition

"Only in America": Back to the futureupdated: Fri Mar 30 2012 11:15:00

In this edition of "Only in America" Piers Morgan goes back to the future as Hollywood loves the eighties.

Piers to Hollywood: Get out of the stone (washed) agesupdated: Fri Mar 30 2012 11:15:00

Last week, in a segment called "Only in America" on CNN's "Piers Morgan Tonight," Piers Morgan begged Hollywood to end its love affair with the 1980s.

David Steinberg on GOP gaffes: 'Gift from God to comedians'updated: Tue Feb 21 2012 11:06:00

When Piers Morgan asked Steve Carell and David Steinberg about comedians' handling of Election 2012, the CNN host noted that there have been quite a few "fantastically funny" moments in the GOP race in particular.

Steve Carell: Life after 'The Office'updated: Tue Feb 21 2012 11:06:00

Actor and comedian Steve Carell talks about his role on "The Office," and describes life after the show.

Journalist hacked Paul McCartney voice mail, ex testifiesupdated: Thu Feb 09 2012 14:18:00

Voice mails left by Paul McCartney for his then-girlfriend Heather Mills were illegally accessed and heard by a former employee of a major British newspaper group, Mills told an independent investigation into press ethics Thursday.

Seal on winning Heidi backupdated: Fri Jan 27 2012 14:33:00

Seal opens up about his recent divorce to Piers Morgan answering how and if he'll win Heidi back.

Seal on breakup: 'It doesn't really make sense'updated: Fri Jan 27 2012 14:33:00

Seal admits to Piers Morgan that the hardest thing he ever had to do was sit his children down and tell them that their parents were parting ways.

Editor: Phone hacking 'possible' at Daily Mirrorupdated: Mon Jan 16 2012 20:09:00

The editor of Britain's Daily Mirror told a press ethics investigation Monday that he had no knowledge of phone hacking at the tabloid, though it "might well have" taken place at the tabloid newspaper without his knowledge.

Piers Morgan gets in ring with Pacquiaoupdated: Wed Jan 11 2012 12:59:00

Piers Morgan doesn't just interview boxing champion Manny Pacquiao, he also gets in the ring with him.

Piers Morgan testifies on phone hackingupdated: Mon Jan 02 2012 09:50:00

CNN's Dan Rivers outlines the evidence Piers Morgan gave to the Leveson Inquiry into British press ethics.

Piers Morgan defends himself at phone-hacking probeupdated: Tue Dec 20 2011 16:03:00

Piers Morgan, the former British newspaper editor who now hosts a CNN show, tenaciously defended himself Tuesday from accusations that he knew more about phone hacking than he has admitted in the past.

Jane Fonda takes aim at the mediaupdated: Thu Dec 08 2011 16:38:00

Actress and activist Jane Fonda talks to Piers Morgan about politics - and her problems with the media.

Fonda: Jackson bought Neverland after visiting my ranchupdated: Thu Dec 08 2011 16:38:00

Jane Fonda told Piers Morgan that Michael Jackson's 1981 visit to her California ranch inspired him to purchase what was to become Neverland Ranch.

J.K. Rowling chased from home by press, she saysupdated: Wed Nov 30 2011 10:33:00

Paparazzi hounded "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling so constantly after her children were born that she felt like a hostage in her own house, she told a government-backed inquiry into British press ethics and practices Thursday.

Piers to 50 Cent: I work out to 'In Da Club'updated: Tue Nov 01 2011 00:21:00

50 Cent's 2003 breakout hit is one of Piers Morgan's gym playlist staples. That's right: In the health club, CNN's Morgan listens to "In Da Club."

50 Cent on why he loves Twitterupdated: Tue Nov 01 2011 00:21:00

50 Cent talks about why he loves Twitter, and the blessing and curse of having a hugely famous first song.

Klum on meeting Seal: 'It was kind of like two magnets' updated: Fri Oct 28 2011 14:38:00

When R&B singer Seal and Heidi Klum met in a New York City hotel lobby, the supermodel told CNN's Piers Morgan, "it was kind of like two magnets."

Kelsey Grammer's tea party supportupdated: Tue Oct 18 2011 11:25:00

Actor Kelsey Grammer talks to Piers Morgan about the tea party, gay marriage and his Republican principles.

Kelsey Grammer: Ex-wife Camille wanted to marry 'Frasier'updated: Tue Oct 18 2011 11:25:00

When Piers Morgan asked Kelsey Grammer whether he thought his ex-wife, Camille, married him because he was a TV icon, the actor said, "no, I think she married me because I was Frasier."

Simon Cowell: 'X Factor' is the biggest moment in my careerupdated: Wed Sep 21 2011 12:52:00

Simon Cowell, gearing up for Wednesday's premiere of "The X Factor" on Fox, told CNN's Piers Morgan, "It is the biggest moment in my career."

Simon Cowell wants to take down 'Idol'updated: Wed Sep 21 2011 12:52:00

Simon Cowell talks about the differences between "American Idol" and his new show "The X Factor."

Jermaine: Michael's view of kids innocentupdated: Fri Sep 16 2011 05:39:00

Jermaine Jackson talks to Piers Morgan about his brother Michael Jackson sleeping in bed with kids.

Jermaine Jackson questions probe of brother's deathupdated: Fri Sep 16 2011 05:39:00

Jermaine Jackson arranged a plan to smuggle Michael Jackson out of the United States if the defense lawyer in his brother's 2005 molestation trial indicated he was destined to be found guilty, Jackson revealed in a book published Tuesday.

Heidi Klum, Piers Morgan among Web's 'most dangerous' celebritiesupdated: Thu Sep 15 2011 13:25:00

Meet Heidi Klum: supermodel. Reality-show host. Danger to Web users everywhere.

People.com: America's Got Talent Picks a Winnerupdated: Thu Sep 15 2011 12:15:00

Find out which of the remaining four acts got the $1 million prize and a Vegas show

'America's Got Talent' picks a winnerupdated: Thu Sep 15 2011 11:16:00

"America's Got Talent" came down to an eclectic mix of four acts Wednesday night to win $1 million and their own headlining Las Vegas act.

People.com: America's Got Talent Finals: Did Landau Eugene Murphy, Jr. Seal the Win?updated: Wed Sep 14 2011 14:13:00

His rendition of Frank Sinatra's "My Way" was "a $1 million performance," according to another

DSK lawyers open up to Piers Morganupdated: Mon Sep 05 2011 09:50:00

Strauss-Kahn lawyers Benjamin Brafman and William W. Taylor talk to CNN's Piers Morgan about their client's case.

Victor Ortiz on his rough childhoodupdated: Thu Sep 01 2011 06:27:00

Boxer Victor Ortiz talks to Piers Morgan about his childhood, where both his parents left him when he was growing up.

Victor Ortiz: 'Fear doesn't even exist in my dictionary'updated: Thu Sep 01 2011 06:27:00

When Piers Morgan pointed out that "Vicious" Victor Ortiz will be "facing a guy that has beaten just about everyone that's come in front of him," the boxing champ told the CNN host, "Fear doesn't even exist in my dictionary anymore. It was one of those things where my upbringing alone got rid of all that."

Piers Morgan on O'Donnell walkoutupdated: Fri Aug 19 2011 17:46:00

CNN's Piers Morgan tells Anderson Cooper about Christine O'Donnell walking out during his show.

Bozell: O'Donnell's reaction to Piers Morgan was 'downright bizarre'updated: Fri Aug 19 2011 17:46:00

It's time to weigh in on the Christine O'Donnell v. Piers Morgan dust-up Wednesday.

Morgan to Jeff Bridges: 'You're The Dude'updated: Thu Aug 11 2011 18:27:00

"You are obviously, to me, always going to be The Dude," Piers Morgan said to Jeff Bridges, referring to the actor's title role in the 1998 Coen brothers movie, "The Big Lebowski."

Jeff Bridges on portraying drunksupdated: Thu Aug 11 2011 18:27:00

Actor Jeff Bridges tells Piers Morgan how he perfects the role of a drunk.

McCartney to contact police over possible phone hackingupdated: Fri Aug 05 2011 18:43:00

Music superstar Paul McCartney plans to ask police to investigate whether he was a victim in Britain's phone-hacking scandal.

Lawmaker apologizes to Piers Morgan over phone hacking commentsupdated: Sat Jul 30 2011 05:12:00

A British lawmaker has apologized to CNN host and former tabloid editor Piers Morgan for wrongly stating that he "had been open about personally hacking phones" in his memoir.

Richards: 'I'm way too old' for Sheenupdated: Thu Jul 28 2011 14:12:00

"If Charlie [Sheen] is to sort his life out," Piers Morgan asked Denise Richards. "Can you ever imagine a scenario where you might one day get back together?"

Denise Richards on her worst rumorupdated: Thu Jul 28 2011 14:12:00

Denise Richards talks about the worst rumor she's heard about herself, and what she hopes for Charlie Sheen.

George Lopez on Sarah Palin as Presidentupdated: Wed Jul 27 2011 08:59:00

George Lopez tells Piers Morgan he will leave the country if Sarah Palin is ever elected President.

George Lopez for mayor?updated: Wed Jul 27 2011 08:59:00

George Lopez told CNN's Piers Morgan that he's not ruling out the idea of running for mayor of Los Angeles -- eight years from now.

Piers Morgan blasts Mensch's 'lie'updated: Wed Jul 20 2011 09:14:00

CNN's Piers Morgan responds to charges that he hacked phones while editor at The Daily Mirror.

Piers Morgan rejects accusation of phone-hacking involvementupdated: Wed Jul 20 2011 09:14:00

Piers Morgan, host of CNN's "Piers Morgan Tonight" and a former editor of two British tabloid newspapers, rejected as "nonsense" a British lawmaker's allegations Tuesday that he participated in phone hacking.

Andrew Lloyd Webber on the Phantomupdated: Fri Jul 01 2011 15:15:00

Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber tells Piers Morgan how the story of "The Phantom of the Opera" came to him

Andrew Lloyd Webber: Michael Jackson wanted to play Phantomupdated: Fri Jul 01 2011 15:15:00

Andrew Lloyd Webber told CNN's Piers Morgan that Michael Jackson wanted to play the title role in the film version of "The Phantom of the Opera." According to Webber, the King of Pop came to see the Broadway show multiple times -- years before the film came out -- and he and Jackson had spoken about a potential "Phantom" movie role.

Beyonce talks about race and Obamaupdated: Tue Jun 28 2011 05:48:00

Beyonce tells Piers Morgan about performing at Pres. Obama's inauguration and race relations in America.

Beyonce wows surprised shoppers in Londonupdated: Tue Jun 28 2011 05:48:00

Fresh from her exhilarating performance at the Glastonbury Festival, Beyonce stunned surprised shoppers in London when she arrived to purchase a copy of her own album.

People.com: Fourth Child On the Way for Piers Morganupdated: Mon Jun 06 2011 09:49:00

Wife Celia Walden is four months pregnant with the couple's first child together

Wanda Sykes on coming out: 'I kind of shocked myself'updated: Fri Jun 03 2011 07:13:00

When Piers Morgan asked Wanda Sykes if she meant it when she said earlier it was harder to be gay than to be black, Sykes replied, "To a certain point, yes. I believe that. I'm not talking about the history of African-Americans. I'm talking about at this point right now."

Wanda Sykes: Harder being gay than blackupdated: Fri Jun 03 2011 07:13:00

Comedian Wanda Sykes discusses the challenges of being black and gay in America.

Paris Hilton on sex tape: 'I'll never be able to erase it'updated: Wed Jun 01 2011 08:15:00

"This is not what I planned," Paris Hilton told Piers Morgan in reference to the infamous sex tape that the CNN host said "catapulted" the heiress "into the celebrity stratosphere" when it was released back in 2003.

Paris Hilton on her business empireupdated: Wed Jun 01 2011 08:15:00

Paris Hilton talks about her business empire and what "Brand Paris" can be defined as.

'Glee' star Chris Colfer: 'Who could've predicted all of this?'updated: Fri May 27 2011 22:19:00

Chris Colfer told Piers Morgan that his mother was driving him home from his final audition when he got the call saying he'd landed the role of Kurt Hummel in "Glee." When Morgan asked the actor if he realized that the Fox series would become such a phenomenon, Colfer replied, "Absolutely not. And had I had any notion that it would become what it was, I would've been insane. Who could've predicted all of this?"

Chris Colfer on GOP 'Glee' fansupdated: Fri May 27 2011 22:19:00

'Glee's' Chris Colfer describes meeting Republican politicians who are big fans of the show.

Ted Nugent on Rep. Giffords and gunsupdated: Thu May 19 2011 07:40:00

Ted Nugent talks to CNN's Piers Morgan about Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and gun control laws.

Ted Nugent: 'More guns equals less crime'updated: Thu May 19 2011 07:40:00

"Anybody that wants to disarm me can drop dead," Ted Nugent tells CNN's Piers Morgan. "Anybody that wants to make me unarmed and helpless, people that want to literally create the proven places where more innocents are killed called gun-free zones, we're going to beat you. We're going to vote you out of office or suck on my machine gun."

Donny Osmond serenades Piers Morganupdated: Mon May 16 2011 16:27:00

Donny Osmond sings a little 'Puppy Love' while sitting on Piers Morgan's lap.

Jesse James: 'I should have left her'updated: Thu May 12 2011 13:54:00

"I should have did the honorable thing," Jesse James tells CNN's Piers Morgan. "I should have left her, you know? If I wanted to screw around, I should have, you know, ended it."

Jesse James on his 'pretend' former lifeupdated: Thu May 12 2011 13:54:00

Jesse James says he's 100% glad to be out of his previous "pretend" Hollywood life with Sandra Bullock.

McCanns discuss being accused of murderupdated: Thu May 12 2011 10:52:00

Kate and Gerry McCann talk to Piers Morgan about what it was like to be accused of killing their own daughter.

Larry Flynt on sex and presidentsupdated: Wed Apr 20 2011 13:09:00

"I don't have any regrets," Larry Flynt tells CNN's Piers Morgan. "And I do feel that I've done a great deal to expand the parameters of free speech."

Larry Flynt defends free speechupdated: Wed Apr 20 2011 13:09:00

Hustler's Larry Flynt tells CNN's Piers Morgan why he thinks there shouldn't be any limitations on the First Amendment.

Moore, Kutcher: Join our crusade to end child sex traffickingupdated: Fri Apr 15 2011 07:20:00

"There's between 100,000 and 300,000 child sex slaves in the United States today," Ashton Kutcher tells CNN's Piers Morgan. "If you don't do something to stop that -- that's when there's something wrong with you."

'Real Men Don't Buy Girls'updated: Fri Apr 15 2011 07:20:00

Demi Moore and Ashton Kutcher launch anti-sex trafficking ad.

Whoopi: I wasn't in love with husbandsupdated: Thu Apr 14 2011 06:25:00

Whoopi Goldberg tells Piers Morgan she's only been in love once, and never with her ex-husbands.

Whoopi Goldberg's 'one really major regret'updated: Thu Apr 14 2011 06:25:00

"I only really have one really major regret," Whoopi Goldberg tells CNN's Piers Morgan. "And it was I had the opportunity to spend a birthday with Sammy Davis Jr., and I didn't."

Russell Brand: "lawbreaker, line-crosser, madman, genius"updated: Fri Apr 08 2011 09:35:00

"There's no more skeletons in my closet," Russell Brand told CNN's Piers Morgan. "I live in a haunted house."

Russell Brand, Tom Cruise teaming up?updated: Fri Apr 08 2011 09:35:00

Russell Brand says he may star in a movie with Tom Cruise, but not if it interferes with his new marriage.

Colin Firth doesn't support monarchyupdated: Thu Feb 17 2011 15:38:00

"The King's Speech" star says he "likes voting" and doesn't support British monarchy. Full interview airs January 28.

Colin Firth and Geoffrey Rush's 'bromance'updated: Thu Feb 17 2011 15:38:00

CNN's Piers Morgan calls the on-screen relationship between "The King's Speech" actors Colin Firth and Geoffrey Rush "one of the great bromances we've ever seen in the movies."

Kardashians' most extravagant purchaseupdated: Thu Jan 27 2011 10:31:00

Kim and Kourtney Kardashian dish to CNN's Piers Morgan about their most extravagant purchase.

Piers Morgan's interview of Gordon Brownupdated: Mon Jan 24 2011 06:13:00

An emotional moment from Piers Morgan's England interview show, "Life Stories," with then-Prime Minister Gordon Brown.

Clooney: I'll never run for officeupdated: Fri Jan 21 2011 13:43:00

George Clooney explains why he'll never run for office. Full interview airs January 21 at 9pmET on Piers Morgan Tonight.

George Clooney on marriage: 'I gave it a shot'updated: Fri Jan 21 2011 13:43:00

If you think this is the year George Clooney will finally settle down, don't hold your breath.

Gervais: I didn't do anything wrongupdated: Fri Jan 21 2011 05:41:00

In his first interview after hosting the Golden Globes, Ricky Gervais defends his performance to CNN's Piers Morgan.

People.com: George Clooney Contracts Malaria - and Beats Itupdated: Thu Jan 20 2011 23:49:00

His rep says he's "completely over" the disease after Piers Morgan Tweets that Clooney is "feeling rough"

Condoleezza Rice talks marriageupdated: Wed Jan 19 2011 21:00:00

Piers Morgan asks why Condoleezza Rice has never been married. Watch the full interview January 19 at 9pmET/PT.

Condoleezza Rice: 'I cannot imagine myself running for office'updated: Wed Jan 19 2011 21:00:00

Condoleezza Rice said she is enjoying life as a college professor outside the political realm, but she says the job is similar to her previous post -- secretary of state under former President George W. Bush.

Piers Morgan reinvents himselfupdated: Wed Jan 19 2011 08:36:00

Piers Morgan says getting fired was the best thing that ever happened to Piers Morgan.

Piers asks about Oprah's biggest failureupdated: Wed Jan 19 2011 08:36:00

Oprah discusses how she dealt with her biggest failure. Watch the entire interview on CNN January 17 at 9 p.m. ET.

Howard Stern almost retired last yearupdated: Wed Jan 19 2011 07:33:00

Howard Stern said he almost retired a few months ago because he felt he'd proven everything he needed to in radio.

Howard Stern struggled for dad's respectupdated: Wed Jan 19 2011 07:33:00

On CNN's "Piers Morgan Tonight" Howard Stern explains how hard he had to work to win respect from his father.

Piers Morgan's choice for 1st interview: Larry Kingupdated: Thu Sep 09 2010 01:49:00

British TV host Piers Morgan said taking over for retiring Larry King is like replacing Frank Sinatra's Las Vegas show.

Morgan: Show 'biggest thrill of my life'updated: Thu Sep 09 2010 01:49:00

British TV host and "America's Got Talent" judge Piers Morgan will take over Larry King's primetime slot in January 2011.

Larry King welcomes Piers Morgan to CNNupdated: Wed Sep 08 2010 19:46:00

CNN's Larry King welcomes new 9 p.m. show host, Piers Morgan, to the CNN family.

Famous football fanatics: Morgan on Arsenalupdated: Wed Nov 25 2009 09:36:00

They may be famous, but even the world's biggest names go weak at the knees for their favorite football team. Football Fanzone talks to America's Got Talent judge Piers Morgan about his 40-year long love affair with Arsenal.

Susan Boyle needs 'rest and recovery' after talent show runupdated: Mon Jun 01 2009 19:23:00

Singing sensation Susan Boyle has been taken to a private clinic suffering from exhaustion following her shock defeat in the final of "Britain's Got Talent," her brother and British media reported Monday.

Joan Rivers becomes Trump's new 'Apprentice'updated: Mon May 11 2009 12:13:00

She's been a comedian, talk-show host and feared red carpet fashion critic. Now you can add winner of "The Celebrity Apprentice" to Joan Rivers' lengthy resume.

'Talent' star keeps singing, raves keep comingupdated: Sat Apr 18 2009 09:32:00

The often scathing critic Simon Cowell called Susan Boyle -- the breakout singing sensation from "Britain's Got Talent" -- a "little tiger."

Four 'Iraq abuse' arrests in UKupdated: Sat May 15 2004 12:12:00

Four arrests have been made by military police investigating allegations that British troops abused Iraqi prisoners.

Fake abuse photos: Editor quitsupdated: Fri May 14 2004 10:05:00

The Daily Mirror says its editor Piers Morgan has resigned over the publication of "fake" pictures of British soldiers abusing Iraqi detainees.

UK: Abuse photos not taken in Iraqupdated: Thu May 13 2004 09:24:00

Dramatic pictures said to show British troops abusing Iraqi prisoners were not taken in Iraq, the UK government has said.

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