CBS Announces Royal Wedding Coverage Schedule This Weekend

CBS Announces Royal Wedding Coverage Schedule This Weekend

In one of the most anticipated celebrations of the year, CBS News will bring extensive and live coverage of the royal wedding between Prince HARRY and American actress Meghan Markle starting at 4 a.m. ET (9 a.m. GMT) on Saturday, May 19. "CBS This Morning" co-host Gayle King and "Entertainment Tonight" co-host Kevin Frazier will anchor the coverage from Windsor Castle. The coverage will be televised and streamed live on CBSN.

Royal wedding

When: Saturday, May 19, 2018, coverage begins 4 a.m. ET

Where: Windsor Castle

Watch live on CBS

Stream live on CBSN, as well as CBS News' social media platforms

In addition to the morning broadcast, CBS News will also present a two-hour primetime special called "Royal Romance: The Wedding of Prince HARRY and Meghan Markle," which will air Saturday, May 19 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on CBS. The special will recap the events of the day and take viewers into the modern marriage and its impact on the monarchy


CBS News to Present Two-Hour Primetime Special at 8:00 PM ET

CBSN, CBS News' 24/7 Streaming Network, Will Have Comprehensive Live Coverage from London Beginning Friday, May 18th

CBS THIS MORNING Co-Host Gayle King and ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHTCo-Host Kevin Frazier will anchor CBS News' extensive, live, multiplatform coverage of the royal wedding of Prince HARRY and Meghan Markle from London May 19, 2018 beginning at 4:00 AM ET on the CBS Television Network.

CBS News Royal Contributor Tina Brown will join King and Frazier for the coverage, to provide insight into the Royal Family and the events of the day.

CBS News will also present ROYAL ROMANCE: THE MARRIAGE OF PRINCE HARRY AND MEGHAN MARKLE, a two-hour primetime special at 8:00 PM ET/PT on May 19 looking at the day's events as the American actress and advocate marries into Britain's Royal Family before a global audience. The special will take viewers into this thoroughly modern marriage and its impact on the Monarchy.

CBSN, CBS News' 24/7 streaming news network, will have comprehensive live coverage beginning Friday, May 18 from London leading up to the wedding. In addition, CBSN will stream the Network's coverage of the ceremony and festivities beginning at 4:00a ET on Saturday, May 19th with interviews and analysis following the special event.

CBS News coverage will feature the run-up to the wedding, original reporting exploring the couple's path to the alter, the wedding service live from St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle, and the post-ceremony parade.

CBS Newspath, CBS News' newsgathering organization providing news and information to 200+ affiliates nationwide and to broadcasters around the world, will feature extensive coverage in the run-up to the big day. Throughout the week, correspondent Teri Okita will offer packages designed to illustrate the significance of the events happening across the pond.

CBS News Radio will provide live anchored coverage of the event with Correspondent Steve Futterman on the ground in London. CBS News Radio will also simulcast CBS Television Network coverage. CBS News Radio provide short form special reports during the ceremonies. THE CBS NEWS WEEKEND ROUNDUP will broadcast a one hour Royal Wedding Special that evening.

"Entertainment Tonight" will broadcast from London and Windsor the entire week of May 14 leading up to the wedding with special royal coverage on the nightly broadcast and on ETonline. A full recap of the royal wedding from Windsor Castle will air on ET Monday, May 21, with the latest on all the fashion, the celebrity guest list and the biggest moments from the ceremony.

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