Meghan McCain Joins Pivot's 'TakePart Live'

Cara Santa Maria's role on the show up in the air after hosting 'TPL' since August

Pivot prez Evan Shapiro announced at the cabler’s TCA session today that Meghan McCain will be joining latenight news program “TakePart Live” as a permanent co-host.

McCain will lead the program with fellow host Jacob Soboroff, who has hosted the series since its launch on Pivot last August. McCain, daughter of Senator John McCain, has been a part of the Pivot family since the net’s debut last summer with her docu-talk series “Raising McCain.”

Cara Santa Maria co-hosted “TakePart Live” with Soboroff, but with McCain’s entry to the program, Santa Maria’s role on the show is now unclear.

“We’re building our show around the talents of Meghan McCain and Jacob Soboroff,” Shapiro said in a statement. “We love Cara and her role with the show is still being determined.”

“TakePart Live” airs weeknights at midnight on Pivot.

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