Anastos joins WWOR

Veteran Gotham newsman Ernie Anastos has resurfaced on the local news scene, joining Chris-Craft Industries UPN flagship WWOR as co-anchor of the 10 p.m. newscast.

Effective Jan. 6, Anastos will be teamed with Brenda Blackmon, replacing Sean Mooney.

Anastos, most recently host of Lifetime Television’s “Our Home,” for nearly 20 years was a fixture on New York TV screens, serving as a main anchor at WABC’s “Eyewitness News” and later WCBS’ “Channel 2 News.” He’s also filled in as host of ABC’s and CBS’ network morning news shows.

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