E! Entertainment announced that Canadian TV personality Keltie Knight is joining the nightly entertainment news show E! News as chief correspondent.
KELTIE KNIGHT JOINS ‘E! NEWS’
The E! News family is expanding, TV personality Keltie Knight is joining the nightly entertainment news show as chief correspondent.
Keltie previously starred on E!’s LADYGANG. She will now work alongside co-hosts Adrienne Bailon-Houghton and Justin Sylvester when the show returns on 15 November at 22:30 from Tuesday – Friday . The show will be repeated late night and 14:30.
“After 10 years of entertainment TV, during the pandemic, I stepped away to focus on other creative outlets, my podcast LADYGANG, writing our second book and Superfan, a new primetime series I’m co-creator, host and the executive producer of,” said Knight.
She added that when she got a call from executive producers John Redmann and John Pascarella about E! News’ return, “I knew I was ready for a new chapter.”
THE TV PERSONALITY ON WORKING ALONGSIDE JUSTIN AND ADRIENNE
Keltie went on to say that she is grateful for the new opportunity and to be able to work alongside the talented Justin and Adrienne.
“Being able to work with two very talented hosts, Justin Sylvester and Adrienne Bailon, and create news within the largest social footprint in the entertainment genre is a testament that E! is brimming with talent and ambition and I know our show will soar in the months and years to come,” she continued.
“I am overwhelmed with gratitude and excitement to have this opportunity and to continue to have the biggest names in Hollywood trust me with their stories,” she added.
“In this new chapter I also look forward to continuing to use my platform to raise awareness and resources for people struggling with mental illness,” said Knight.
“And last but not least, thank you to the viewers for their support and for welcoming me back into their homes,” she concluded.
Three more faces will also be on assignment helping cover Hollywood events and red carpets:
- Courtney Lopez
- Carolina Bermudez
- E! News’ Francesca Amiker.