CNN Ends Charles Barkley's Show After Months Of Dismal Ratings

By Daniel Walker | April 18, 2024

Competitive realm

In a move that was largely anticipated, CNN has officially axed its primetime talk show, "King Charles," featuring media personalities Charles Barkley and Gayle King. 
 

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The decision marks the conclusion of a series that struggled to find its footing in the fiercely competitive realm of cable news.
 

Ambitious project

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"King Charles," which aired its final episode just recently, was initially presented as an ambitious project.