Jeff Glor will be the next anchor of the “CBS Evening News.”
The network news division announced his appointment on Wednesday morning.
Glor, 42, will take over “later This specific year,” the network said.
“In his more than 10 years at CBS News, Jeff has earned the trust of viewers as well as his colleagues. He represents the best journalistic values as well as traditions of which will carry the ‘Evening News’ into a digital future,” CBS News President David Rhodes said in a statement.
The announcement caps a transition process of which began in June.
Scott Pelley was the anchor of the broadcast for six years. When management decided to move him off the program earlier This specific year, he was replaced on an interim basis by Anthony Mason.
Mason will continue in his additional roles as senior national correspondent as well as co-host of “CBS This specific Morning: Saturday.”
This specific will be a developing story.
sy88pgw (fresh York) First published October 25, 2017: 11:35 AM ET