October 27th, 2012

Quentin McDermott discusses ‘The World According to Lance Armstrong’ with Don Lemon

CNN anchor Don Lemon will interview Australian Broadcast Corporation’s Quentin McDermott live from Australia during CNN Newsroom at 10:00pmET about his documentary, The World According to Lance Armstrong.

Originally produced by Four Corners, the documentary details the case against cyclist Lance Armstrong, who has been accused of employing illegal doping to enhance his athletic performances.   McDermott reviews the origins of the suspicions of Armstrong’s usage of steroids, hormones, blood transfusions, and other performance enhancements, dating back to the 1990s and punctuated with footage from Armstrong’s only ever on-camera deposition, testimony and interviews from former close friends, and reporters who have followed the sport for years.

Lemon will report the most up-to-date news on Hurricane Sandy which continues to threaten the New England and mid-Atlantic states throughout the broadcast of CNN Newsroom, beginning at 10:00pmET.

The World According to Lance Armstrong will rebroadcast following CNN Newsroom, Saturday, Oct. 27 at 12:00amET.