ABC Exclusive: Chris Cuomo Interviews Rielle Hunter, Breaking Her Silence About her Relationship with Former Presidential Candidate John Edwards
via press release:
Chris Cuomo’s Interview Airs on “20/20,” Friday, June 22
Hunter to Appear Live on “Good Morning America” and “The View” on Tuesday, June 26
For the first time since former Presidential candidate John Edwards’ trial, Rielle Hunter, his former mistress and the mother of his 4-year-old child, breaks her silence and speaks exclusively to ABC News’ Chris Cuomo in an interview to air on “20/20,” Friday, June 22 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET), Hunter speaks candidly about her current relationship with the former North Carolina Senator, his relationship with their daughter Quinn, and what she would have said if called as a witness in the trial that captivated the country — and ended in Edwards’ acquittal for accepting illegal campaign contributions from a supporter and a mistrial on five other counts. Hunter will also reveal the contents of her new book, “What Really Happened: John Edwards, Our Daughter, and Me,” which will be published on June 26.
On Tuesday, June 26, Hunter will appear live on “Good Morning America” and “Nightline,” and she sits down with “The View” (11:00 a.m.-12:00 noon, ET) hosts Barbara Walters, Whoopi Goldberg, Joy Behar, Elisabeth Hasselbeck and Sherri Shepherd.
Portions of the “20/20” interview will be seen on ABC News platforms including “Good Morning America,” “World News with Diane Sawyer,” ABC News Radio, ABC NewsOne and ABCNews.com.