• The Hollywood ReporterTV Ratings: Megyn Kelly Sees No Lift From Alex Jones Sitdown

    Three episodes in, Megyn Kelly's Sunday Night is suffering from no shortage of attention. The former Fox News personality's transition to NBC host got especially bumpy this past week with the show's heavily-dissected decision to interview controversial radio host and Infowars entrepreneur Alex Jones. The episode finally aired Sunday, averaging 3.5 million viewers, a 0.5 rating among adults 18-49 and Read more...

  • CBS NewsUproar over Megyn Kelly's Alex Jones interview didn't translate into ratings

    HARTFORD, Conn. — The publicity and uproar in the days before Sunday’s broadcast of Megyn Kelly’s interview with conspiracy theorist Alex Jones didn’t translate into ratings. The NBC program was seen by 3.5 million viewers, according to Nielsen, an audience dwarfed by CBS rival “60 Minutes,” which drew 5.3 million viewers. “Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly” had 6.2 million viewers Read more...

  • Chicago TribuneMegyn Kelly and NBC News take the gloves off in Alex Jones interview — and now he's angry

    Megyn Kelly presented a highly critical 19-minute piece on conspiracy theorist Alex Jones on her NBC newsmagazine “Sunday Night” after a week of harsh criticism over the decision to present his views on network TV.Jones is notorious for saying the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., was staged to promote tougher gun control laws. Twenty-six people, Read more...

  • Los Angeles TimesMegyn Kelly's showdown with Alex Jones is a ratings bust for NBC's 'Sunday Night'

    Megyn Kelly’s interview with conspiracy theorist Alex Jones was the talk of the TV industry last week, but based on the Nielsen ratings, viewers did not care.“Sunday Night With Megyn Kelly” averaged 3.53 million viewers in its Sunday 7 p.m. time slot, the lowest figure yet since the program premiered on NBC on June 4.Kelly’s program was swamped by a Read more...

  • Miami HeraldNewtown parent won't view NBC interview of Alex Jones

    The publicity and uproar in the days before Sunday’s broadcast of Megyn Kelly’s interview with conspiracy theorist Alex Jones didn’t translate into ratings. The NBC program was seen by 3.5 million viewers, according to… Read the story on Miami Herald.

  • PhillyKelly presses 'Infowars' host Jones on Sandy Hook denial

    NEW YORK (AP) – Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones hemmed and hawed when pressed repeatedly by Megyn Kelly to admit he was wrong to call the… Read the story on Philly.

  • Reuters'Alex Jones isn't going away,' NBC's Kelly says in defending interview

    n”NBC’s Megyn Kelly defended her heavily criticized interview with conspiracy theorist Alex Jones by saying at the start of the Sunday broadcast of her program that the man who called a 2012 Connecticut school massacre a hoax has the attention of U.S. President Donald Trump.”Some thought we shouldn’t broadcast this interview because his baseless allegations aren’t just offensive, they’re dangerous. Read more...

  • The Washington PostKelly presses ‘Infowars’ host Jones on Sandy Hook denial

    NEW YORK — Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones hemmed and hawed when pressed repeatedly by Megyn Kelly to admit he was wrong to call the massacre at Newtown, Connecticut, a hoax. Jones never gave a direct answer in a segment on NBC’s “Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly.” Kelly has been criticized intensely for giving a platform to Jones, who has also Read more...

  • The Huffington PostMegyn Kelly Grills Alex Jones In Controversial Interview

    Megyn Kelly challenged Alex Jones’ most inflammatory conspiracy theories in a much-anticipated interview that aired Sunday night on her new NBC News show, but Jones ducked her toughest questions. The 17-minute long interview had prompted a public furore when it was first announced last week, with critics accusing Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly of lending credence to the right-wing radio personality’s Read more...

  • Associated PressKelly presses ‘Infowars’ host Jones on Sandy Hook denial

    (AP) — Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones hemmed and hawed when pressed repeatedly by Megyn Kelly to admit he was wrong to call the massacre at Newtown, Connecticut, a hoax.Jones never gave a direct answer in a segment on NBC’s “Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly.” Kelly has been criticized intensely for giving a platform to Jones, who has also called the Read more...