King credits his success on local television to the assistance of comedian Jackie Gleason, whose national television variety show was being filmed in Miami Beach during this period. He didn't like the set, so we broke into the general manager's office and changed the set.
The whole concept has changed." On September 10, 1990, while on The Joan Rivers Show, Rivers asked King which contestant in the Miss America pageant was "the ugliest." King responded, "Miss Pennsylvania.
The manager of a small station, WAHR He also did two afternoon newscasts and a sportscast. He acquired the name Larry King when the general manager, Marshall Simmonds, said that Zeiger was too ethnic and difficult to remember, so Larry chose the surname King, which he got from an advertisement in the Miami Herald for King's Wholesale Liquor, minutes before airtime.
On the show, he moderated debates on important issues of the time.
I, I don't know what to say except to you, my audience, thank you.
And instead of goodbye, how about so long." In March 2012, King co-founded Ora TV, a production company, with Mexican business magnate Carlos Slim.