NEW YORK — MTV2 will preem weekly entertainment news program “The Wrap,” with Gideon Yago of MTV News as host, this Saturday as part of MTV2’s “Preview Weekend.”
Series will air Sunday nights at 9:30 thereafter.
Yago will provide his own opinions about pop culture news for the week. Topics of the premiere seg include an in-depth look at the buzz surrounding pic “8 Mile” and its soundtrack, as well as an analysis of Justin Timberlake’s career compared to Corey Feldman’s circa 1985.
” ‘The Wrap’ takes a smart and irreverent look at the ever-evolving music scene and the constant flux of pop culture headlines,” said David Cohn, MTV2’s general manager.
Colleague Iann Robinson, who reports on music for MTV News, will also join in on various topics of discussion.