Syndie news show gets new blood
Ananda Lewis and Victoria Recano have been named correspondents on “The Insider,” Par’s syndie half-hour newsmagazine that premieres Sept. 13.
Lewis hosted “The Ananda Lewis Show,” which lasted for a season until its cancellation in September 2002. Before that she hosted several MTV skeins including “Total Request Live.” She has also worked at BET and appeared in ABC’s “Celebrity Mole.”
Recano joins “The Insider” straight from her correspondent duties at “Inside Edition.” She also has anchored for ZDTV News and San Francisco NBC affiliate KNTV.
Lewis and Recano join host Pat O’Brien and New York anchor Lara Spencer on “The Insider” team.