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KTVU and Frank Somerville Silence

after removal from live broadcast 5/31
He's back on the air 8/4 but no explanation!




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#415MEDIA-anchor Frank Somerville prepares for life without @KTVU

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) July 13, 2021

#415MEDIA: Frank Somerville mulls life, post @KTVU in case he's not invited back. #Exclusive

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) June 9, 2021

Frank Somerville was working on an extended contract at the time of his on-air mishap. He's signed thru March/22 but now a long-term deal seems unlikely. #415MEDIA

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) June 7, 2021

#415MEDIA memo: Frank Somerville has taken off and is OUTTA Bay Area to escape the media coverage and begin to take control of life, on and off the airwaves @KTVU

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) June 5, 2021

As someone who is currently dealing with my own demons, I can sympathize with Frank Somerville. It's a cold world out there and when confronted with everyday life, dealing with problems can be difficult.

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) June 3, 2021

In response to concern over the well-being of @KTVU anchor, Frank Somerville, I texted him and can say he's ok, safe and sound, if exceptionally tired.

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) June 2, 2021

Now official, Frank Somerville OFF @KTVU 6 PM newscast.

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) June 2, 2021

Now official, Frank Somerville OFF @KTVU 6 PM newscast.

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) June 2, 2021

I'm praying for Frank Somerville. He's a good man.

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) June 2, 2021

@KTVU concern in newsroom over condition of veteran anchor, Frank Somerville. Talk of Bay Area news gathering industry. #415Media #EXCLUSIVE

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) June 1, 2021

#415MEDIA #BREAKING #EXCLUSIVE : @KTVU video of Frank Somerville 10 PM News from 5-30. Somerville tells me he took, accidently, sleeping pills. Go to my site.

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) June 1, 2021

#415MEDIA #BREAKING #EXCLUSIVE : @KTVU video of Frank Somerville 10 PM News from 5-30. Somerville tells me he took, accidently, sleeping pills. Go to my site.

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) June 1, 2021

Bay Area TV News watchers of @KTVU are being tooled with by a news outlet that is mum on its lead anchor, Frank Somerville. Why the silence? Your viewers deserve the truth. #415MEDIA #KTVU #WheresFrank

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) June 1, 2021

@KTVU is all "mum's the word" on Frank Somerville status. Which is not good policy. Who's in charge?

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) June 1, 2021

Heather Holmes in for Frank Somerville on 5 PM @KTVU news. Speculation begins.

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) June 1, 2021

I just asked @KTVU Frank Somerville if he would be back on news tonight--his response via text: "Yes, (I will be) I'm totally fine. I took the wrong medication. I feel like a total idiot."

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) May 31, 2021

Frank Somerville: "I can't believe how embarrassed I am about this. This has never happened to me before."

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) May 31, 2021

Frank Somerville is OK and tells #415MEDIA that he "took wrong meds." This in response to his abrupt departure from @KTVU 10 PM News.

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) May 31, 2021

#415MEDIA: #Exclusive @KTVU news anchor Frank Somerville just texted me: "I took the wrong meds last night. The ones that put me to sleep."

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) May 31, 2021

@KTVU News anchor, Frank Somerville abruptly leaves news desk on Sunday 10 PM News after 15 mins on-air, leaving Julie Haener alone. No explanation given. I've reached out to him. #415Media

— Rich Lieberman (@rich415Media) May 31, 2021