Celebrity Journalism What is celebrity? Yellow Journalism Changed from 19th -21st century
Celebrity Journalism What do you think makes an official & authentic storyabout celebrities? Celebrity Profiles: common with mainstreammagazines and some newspapers Allows celebrities to show their best selves Can be used to battle bad press coverage
Scandal “the fall of any celebrity is a major news story”. Entertainment shows Tori Spelling
Scandal Celebrities actions bring light to other issues fordiscussion Do you think sports journalists should have specificparameters relating to sports performances rather thenscandal?
Sports Journalism Sports Journalists not only report the on-fieldexperience of players but also their off-field characterand behavior video
Local Sports What is local sports journalism? Should local sports journalists conduct criticismtrough local newspapers even if the journalistbecomes unpopular?
Discussion Questions Name a celebrity or athlete who has used the media tocounteract negative press coverage around a scandal? What are examples of journalists turning intocelebrities and celebrities turning into journalists? How does this benefit journalism?