As we reported a week ago, originally Cholewiński was supposed to debut on Polsat News on June 3, i.e. on Corpus Christi. However, the schedule was changed and the former journalist of TVP Info and TVN24 was replaced by Piotr Jędrzejek.
According to the information from Wirtualnemedia.pl, Cholewiński is already on the schedule and is making his debut on June 9. – We can confirm that Michał Cholewiński will make his debut tomorrow as the leader of our morning band “Nowy Dzień z Polsat News” broadcast from 6:00 on Polsat and Polsat News – Polsat press office informed us.
Cholewiński disappeared from the TVP Info antenna after criticizing the decision of the Constitutional Tribunal
At the end of October last year Cholewiński on TVP Info commented on the decision of the Constitutional Tribunal, which found eugenic abortion unconstitutional. After the decision of the Constitutional Tribunal, there were mass protests all over Poland.
– I do not understand why the Constitutional Tribunal, at this time of vibrations, serious, other problems in Poland, but also the concerns of many people, took up this case – said Michał Cholewiński, the head of the news on TVP Info. Soon after, the presenter disappeared from the air.
Cholewiński was associated with TVN24 from 2006 to 2014, when he joined TVP Info. After the departure of Maciej Orłos, he also ran “Teleexpress” for a short time.
Igor Sokołowski also joined Polsat News
Michał Cholewiński is not the only former TVN24 and TVP Info journalist who joined the Polsat News team. Igor Sokołowski made his debut on June 1.
In mid-February, the journalist parted ways with TVN24, with which he was associated in 2011-2015 and from 2018. In 2015-2016, he worked at TVP Info, and from July 2016 to March 2017, on Wp TV. For 10 years, Sokołowski has also been working as a traffic officer at PKP PLK.
Polsat News is gaining viewers
In May this year. Polsat News had 1.86 percent. share in the television market, which means an increase of 2.76%. compared to the same period in 2020 – it results from the data of Nielsen Audience Measurement, prepared by the Wirtualnemedia.pl portal.
Polsat News is available via digital platforms and cable networks, as well as in selected cities via digital terrestrial television. According to the information from Wirtualnemedia.pl, however, the station will soon be replaced by the Event 24 channel, which is created on the basis of the bands “Wydarzeń” and Superstacja.