A&E To Air Springsteen Chat

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A&E Network will sound a repurposing note next month with Ted Koppel's
recent Nightline interview with 'The Boss.'

The cable channel will Koppel's extended interview with singer/songwriter
Bruce Springsteen in its entirety on Tuesday, Sept. 10, at 10 p.m. EDT.

The one-hour interview featured Koppel speaking to the artist from his New
Jersey home about his music, his life and his inspirations for his new album,
The Rising
, Springsteen's first studio album with the E Street Band in 18
years.

An A&E spokeswoman said this repurposing deal, terms of which were not
disclosed, with Nightline was a one-shot arrangement.

'Nothing else has been set. It was available and we seized the opportunity,'
she said.

A&E currently has a repurposing pact with ABC's women talk show The
View
, which airs the next day.

ABC owns 37.5 percent of A&E.

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