Report: MSNBC Talking to Rosie O’Donnell


MSNBC is in talks with Rosie O’Donnell about her hosting a primetime show for the network, The New York Timesreported Tuesday.

O’Donnell, the controversial comedian and former host of The View, could take over MSNBC’s 9 p.m. time slot, following Countdown with Keith Olbermann.

She would then compete with CNN’s Larry King Live and Fox News Channel’s Hannity & Colmes. Currently, Dan Abrams hosts a 9 p.m. talk show on MSNBC.

Officials at MSNBC couldn’t be reached immediately for comment.