Larry King to host new talk show on RT

  • US television presenter Larry King is set to host a political talk show on Russian government-funded news network RT, the channel announced on Wednesday.

    Politics with Larry King is to air on RT America, which will also broadcast Larry King Now, which has been shown online since last year.

    King, 79, has interviewed a number of world leaders, athletes and movie stars over a career spanning 50 years.

    He hosted his own show on CNN for 25 years before retiring in 2010.

    His new show on RT premiers next month.

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