Mike Opelka To Produce & Direct "Wake Up With Whoopi"
June 29, 2006 at 12:15 PM (PT)
PREMIERE RADIO NETWORKS' nationally syndicated morning show, "WAKE UP WITH WHOOPI," which will originate from CLEAR CHANNEL Top 40/Rhythmic WKTU/NEW YORK, beginning MONDAY, JULY 31st, welcomes veteran radio and television producer and director MIKE OPELKA for producer and director duties. OPELKA most recently served as executive producer of WKTU's BALTAZAR & GOUMBA JOHNNY MORNING SHOW, which is being replaced by the WHOOPI program, as well as WKTU's APD.
"WHOOPI has had many great directors in her stage, television and movie careers," said CLEAR CHANNEL SVP/AC Programming JAMES RYAN. "Now she will be in the studio with the best radio-show director and producer in the country. MIKE will orchestrate a show with WHOOPI and CUBBY that will be second to none."