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
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,'
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.