Television coverage will be hosted by BBC News anchorman Huw Edwards with expert comment and analysis from American soprano Barbara Bonney.
In the pilot, Pearce McKenzie, Lateline's egotistical anchorman (is there any other sort of anchorman in a sitcom?) pretends to retire so he can extort more money out of the network.
Al Jazeera's anchorman described the air assault on Taliban forces, but then quickly shifted viewers' attention to how the bombing had affected Kabul's civilians in poor neighborhoods.
Also nominated as best presenter is BBC News anchorman Huw Edwards, who will be hosting the Bafta Cymru Award ceremony on 26 April, and who hopes to repeat his success of last year, when he took that title.
Here, rather than being the reliable but overlooked anchorman in the quartet of Hobbits, Dominic plays Charlie, the reliable but overlooked bassist for a fictional band, Driveshaft.
CBS News and anchorman Dan Rather have entered the journalistic equivalent of one of Dante's circles of Hell, forced to live forever with a scandal they created.
America's 4x100m team clinched world championship gold after anchorman JJ Johnson pipped Britain's Dwain Chambers on the line.
The most startling bit to come out of Dan Rather's retirement as CBS anchorman was a New York Times report that the average age of American network news viewers is now 60.
Aftershock was dreamed up in a novel by local-news anchorman Chuck Scarborough.
They have pinned their hopes on Fresno television news anchorman Rich Rodriguez, a popular personality in the Central Valley area.