Three days after CBS News got blindsided when Josh Elliott announced on-air that he was leaving the CBSN anchor desk, and issued a statement saying Elliott “is going to be taking field assignments and reporting longform pieces as well” across various platforms, CBS News says Elliott is out.
NEW YORK (AP) — CBS News has hired former “Good Morning America” personality Josh Elliott to be an anchor on the network’s CBSN online news service, and an occasional contributor to CBS News television broadcasts. Elliott left ABC for NBC Sports a few years ago when contract talks to stay broke down, and the move […]
The former Good Morning America co-anchor was part of the core ABC anchor team that, in 2012, snapped the 16-year winning streak of NBC’s Today. Now he’s leaving NBC after less than two years.
News anchor Josh Elliott told the network on Sunday that he’s leaving for a job at NBC Sports. ABC News President Ben Sherwood moved quickly to replace him, appointing Amy Robach as the Good Morning America news anchor.
George Stephanopoulos could lose his “Good Morning America” anchor chair within a year to the news reader who towers over him … this according to network sources. The buzz at ABC is that Josh Elliott — a former ESPN sports anchor who has been the GMA news reader since March — is on the fast track for the anchor seat.