The news of the day in the Italian television world is the new Mediaset schedule that resizes Barbara d’urso. The now former Sunday queen of the broadcaster in fact had two programs canceled: Domenica Live e Live – It is not the d’Urso. In its place, Anna Tatangelo e Silvia Toffanin. On the issue, he expressed himself Piersilvio Berlusconi, who revealed the reasons behind the decision on the host.
For some time it was in the air that Barbara d’Urso, hate and love presenter for millions of spectators, would no longer be in the favor of those Mediaset schedules.
Today the program for the next season was presented and it was actually confirmed that at d’Urso will remain only the daily appointment with Afternoon Five, which however will undergo changes in content.
Piersilvio Berlusconi, managing director of Mediaset, spoke about the change and explained to the press the reasons behind the downsizing. “Barbarad’Urso did a great job, I appreciated his work during the lockdown. She is a very good professional and remains in our team “ he began, specifying, however, that “With Covid, the perception of the public has changed, it is the desire for more serious news has grown“.
For this, Domenica Live e Live It is not the d’Urso They have been deleted: “That kind of 360-degree infotainment which ranges from politics to news to gossip it no longer makes sense“.
Barbara d’Urso remains Five Afternoon, but something will change
So stop the programs that Bruno Barbieri would define “mappazzoni”. The structure of the program is similar to that of the counterpart Sunday In of Mara Venier and perhaps even the “ruthless” competition of the latter has pushed to change the cards on the table.
Also Afternoon Five it will not be immune to a restyling: more current events and less ping pong between gossip and serious topics. On the future of the presenter, Piersilvio Berlusconi added: “Barbara d’Urso is a Mediaset resource. As soon as there is a project that you and us like, will be able to do a Prime Time on Canale 5. It’s that kind of infotainment that’s gone“.
Silvia Toffanin in place of d’Urso: her husband had to convince her
Today it was also announced who will take the place of Barbara d’Urso for Mediaset Sunday. The space of Domenica Live will be filled by Anna Tatangelo with Scenes from a wedding, while for the rest there will be a double date with very true of Silvia Toffanin.
On the host, wife and mother of the two children, Piersilvio Berlusconi did not hide some difficulties in making her accept the new plan: “It was not easy to convince her, because she is very keen to do what she does. She is not interested in quantity, but in telling stories. In the end she was convinced and will face this new challenge with great enthusiasm ”. With the double date, is it up to you to take the crown of Queen of Mediaset?
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