Glenn Beck To Move TV Show To Fox News Channel
October 16, 2008 at 3:51 PM (PT)
PREMIERE RADIO NETWORKS host GLENN BECK is leaving his TV home, CNN HEADLINE NEWS, to join FOX NEWS CHANNEL as host of the network's 5p ET weekday show and a weekend show. BECK has hosted an evening show at HEADLINE NEWS since 2006 and has signed a multi-year deal to jump to FOX NEWS beginning next SPRING. His radio show will continue in national syndication through PREMIERE.
FOX NEWS Chairman/CEO ROGER AILES said, "As we embark on a new political landscape, GLENN's thought provoking commentary will complement an already stellar line-up of stars at FOX NEWS."
BECK added, "I am thrilled and profoundly humbled to have the chance to bring my program to FOX NEWS. Expanding my audience is exciting, but I'm really looking forward to joining Mr. AILES and his world-class team."