via press release:
|Jason Kennedy, Catt Sadler Expand Roles At E! as Co-Anchors of E! News Weekend|
|Jason Kennedy, Catt Sadler Expand Roles At E! as Co-Anchors of E! News Weekend
Kennedy Also Tapped as Host of E! Online's Popular New Webseries Live From E!
Los Angeles, CA, August 30, 2012 – Popular entertainment reporters Jason Kennedy and Catt Sadler have been tapped as co-anchors of E! Entertainment’s E! News Weekend. Kennedy has also been named host of E! Online's buzzed about new web-series, Live From E!, E! News President Cyndi McClellan announced today.
Kennedy, an E! News correspondent since 2005, leads the daily insider pop culture conversation show, Live From E!, which presents E! News talent, E! stars and special guests discussing the biggest stories of the day and those inspiring pop culture fans. As a prominent participant in and observer of pop culture, Kennedy has become an increasingly in-demand entertainment expert, and has become a regular face on NBC's TODAY.
Sadler is an award-winning broadcast journalist and host, who is contributor to E! News broadcasts and E!’s red carpet coverage. She will also be appearing on Live From E! as a contributor. She joined the network in 2006 as host of the popular E! series The Daily 10. She joined E! News in 2010.
”We strive to have people on our air who are passionate about pop culture and share our audiences' intense need to know more. Jason and Catt's versatile skills make them a huge asset to our News division at E!," Cyndi McClellan said. "We welcome them into these new roles, and as E! News correspondents on our weekday broadcasts."
Live From E! broadcasts on E! Online at 12:30 PM ET/9:30 PM PT.
E! News airs weekdays at 7:00 and 11:30 PM, ET/PT.
E! News Weekend airs at various times Saturdays and Sundays.