CNN anchor Jake Tapper is set to host a primetime program on CNN as part of the network’s major staffing changes. Tapper will host “CNN Tonight” during the 9 p.m. time slot from Oct. 10 through Nov. 11 as the midterm elections take place across the U.S., the network announced Thursday. CNN anchor Alisyn Camerota and senior legal analyst Laura Coates will then host the 10 pm. CNN President Chris Licht praised Tapper’s “no-nonsense approach” to covering major news stories and his upcoming interviews during the midterm elections. https://t.co/FXMQlN7CcY — Oliver Darcy (@oliverdarcy) September 22, 2022Anchors Don Lemon and Poppy Harlow will depart from their evening programs beginning Oct. 7 and start hosting CNN’s new morning show lineup, the network’s press release said.
Source: CNN September 22, 2022 16:05 UTC