×
You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

‘CBS This Morning’ Adds Michelle Miller, Dana Jacobson to Saturday Lineup

 Anthony Mason has new co-hosts on the Saturday edition of “CBS This Morning.” CBS News Michelle Miller and Dana Jacobsen will join Mason at the desk of the CBS news program, creating a lineup that echoes the one that anchors the program during the weekday,

The two will continue to report for all of CBS News’ programs and venues. They replace Alex Wagner, the co-host who held forth with Mason between November 2016 and March 2018.

.“Michelle Miller and Dana Jacobson are superb journalists who resonate with our audience. Pairing them with a tremendous broadcaster like Anthony Mason will continue to make the Saturday morning show a go-to destination for news, culture and great storytelling,” said Ryan Kadro, executive producer of “CBS This Morning” in a prepared statement.

The weekday edition of the show is also anchored by two women and one man: Gayle King, Norah O”Donnell and John Dickerson.

Miller joined CBS News in 2004, and has covered events ranging from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn. to the death of Whitney Houston. She won an Emmy for her series of reports on the National Guard Youth Challenge Academy, an Edward R Murrow for her coverage of a day care center stand-off in New Orleans, and she was part of the Alfred I. duPont – Columbia Award winning team for coverage the Newtown, Conn. school shooting. She has served as a reporter for the Minneapolis Star-Tribune and Los Angeles Times and an anchor at WWL in New Orleans.

Jacobson has been contributing to CBS News programs since 2015. She’s served as a substitute anchor for “CBS This Morning” and anchored on CBSN, She has covered the Winter Olympics in South Korea, and the investigation of sexual abuse charges against former U.S. Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar, among other stories. She joined CBS in 2013 as a studio host at CBS Sports Network. Previously, she served as an anchor on ESPN’s “SportsCenter” and “ESPN First Take.”

More TV

  • Game of Thrones finale

    Six Things We Learned From 'Game of Thrones: The Last Watch' Documentary

    HBO gave fans a long parting look at the making of “Game of Thrones” on Sunday night in a two-hour documentary that focused on the Herculean efforts by the small army craft and technical experts who worked on the mammoth fantasy drama. “Game of Thrones: The Last Watch” introduced viewers to the leaders of the [...]

  • 'Killing Eve' Season 2 Failed Where

    'Killing Eve' Season 2 Stumbled Where 'Barry' Soared (Column)

    SPOILER ALERT: This article contains spoilers for the entire second seasons of “Killing Eve” and “Barry.”  I was dead certain that “Killing Eve” and “Barry” — two of my favorite television debuts of 2018 — should have ended after a single season. Both coincidentally starring unstable assassins, the shows were smart, propulsive, and extremely weird [...]

  • A.P. BIO -- "Melvin" Episode 208

    'AP Bio' Canceled After Two Seasons at NBC

    “AP Bio” has been canceled at NBC. Series creator Mike O’Brien shared the news with fans on Twitter, writing that “This has been my favorite project of my life.” In the single-camera comedy, Glenn Howerton portrayed a disgraced Harvard philosophy scholar who lost out on his dream job and was forced to return to Toledo, [...]

  • James Holzhauer $2 million

    'Jeopardy!' Champion James Holzhauer Hits $2 Million Winnings Milestone

    This current “Jeopardy!” player has just won over $2 million on the popular game show. Who is James Holzhauer? The 34 year old professional sports gambler from Las Vegas has hit a “Jeopardy!” milestone by becoming only the second person in the show’s history to win over $2 million in regular season play. Holzhauer won [...]

  • Kanye West Shares a Memory of

    Kanye West Shares a Touching Memory of His Mother in Letterman Interview

    In a preview of David Letterman’s interview with Kanye West, which begins streaming next Friday, May 31, the musician’s wife Kim Kardashian West, tweeted a clip of him sharing a touching memory of his mother, Donda, who died in 2007 after a surgical procedure. While his wife looks on smiling, West answers Letterman’s question about [...]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content