Report: Charles Osgood, CBS Discuss His Exit From 'Sunday Morning'
January 18, 2016 at 3:54 AM (PT)
The NEW YORK DAILY NEWS is reporting that CBS and CHARLES OSGOOD are discussing OSGOOD's exit from CBS TV's "CBS SUNDAY MORNING" later this year.
OSGOOD, 83, has been hosting the SUNDAY morning staple for two decades, and while a source told the DAILY NEWS that "there are no firm plans" for OSGOOD's future at CBS and Exec. Producer RAND MORRISON told the paper that "we talked vaguely about his future, and that's as far as it goes," the item noted that OSGOOD's contract expires at the end of the year and "some at the network had been planning to announce his departure ... in MAY." JANE PAULEY is among the candidates to take over "SUNDAY MORNING" from OSGOOD.
As for OSGOOD's long-running CBS RADIO feature "THE OSGOOD FILE," the DAILY NEWS said that he "is expected to continue that show for the foreseeable future."