D.L. Hughley to star in live weekend CNN show

Series will give 'unconventional' look at news

NEW YORK - Actor/comedian D.L. Hughley will star in a live weekend CNN show that will take what the network calls an "unconventional" look at the news.

The program, tentatively titled "D.L. Hughley Breaks the News", will air at 10 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays beginning Oct. 25. The network promises plenty of laughs as well as interviews in the show that will air live in front of a studio audience at CNN's New York studios.

It is executive produced by Mitch Semel, as well as Michael Rotenberg, Dave Becky and Hughley for 3 Arts Entertainment.