Entertaining news, interviews and reviews from leading media outlets, Entertainers and up-and-coming talents are what Entertaining News is all about. The show first launched in Indonesia in 1998 and has since been syndicated in various countries including the United States, India, France, Germany and the United Kingdom. Entertaining News is a leading television news show format infotainment that features exclusive news from around the globe, including fascinating stories, reports and interviews that broadcast on the popular Indonesian TV channel NET.
The Entertainment news segment of the evening news in Indonesia is quite popular, thanks to super hits and great content. The show is hosted by Rizwan Jokoman, an entertainment news reporter who previously worked as an anchor and news presenter for local media in Bandung, East Java. This role led him to become one of the best-known correspondents in Indonesia and he was also responsible for bringing to Australia the first multicultural chat show called Kitchen Cabinet. He has won several awards for his reporting skills and has travelled the globe to report on various topics, including music, arts, business, travel, and sports.
Entertaining News is often compared with CNN and other global news channels, because it brings breaking news straight to you from around the world without the need to actually go to the locations of those stories. Instead, the infotainment newsreader simply tells viewers the latest events from their favorite sources. Jokoman uses a network of sources including live streaming video from Indonesia’s popular MySpace page and from his blog. He also interviews well-known personalities from various genres including literature, cinema, music and television.