Chang Promoted at ABC's 'Nightline' as McFadden Jumps to NBC

Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 10:42 PM

 

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
"Nightline" has appointed Juju Chang as co-anchor, replacing Cynthia McFadden, who is exiting the ABC News series in order to join NBC News.

ABC News president Ben Sherwood announced Chang's elevation in a note to the news division on Thursday, saying that the "vital member of the 'Nightline' team for many years" will assume the co-anchor role effective immediately.

McFadden will serve as NBC News' senior legal and investigative correspondent, joining the division's investigative unit. She will contribute across all broadcasts and platforms of NBC News.

Sherwood praised Chang, who's been with "Nightline" full-time since 2011, for her dedication and tenacity.

"Juju is the perfect example of someone whose dedication and tenacity to innovative reporting has paved the way for her success," Sherwood wrote. "Juju has been with ABC News her entire career, starting as a desk assistant."

He went on to call McFadden an "amazing colleague" who's made "profound contributions" to ABC News.

"It is with great fondness that I wish Cynthia the very best in her new adventure," Sherwood noted.


© 2014 Thomson/Reuters. All rights reserved.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

Rick Santorum: Amnesty's a 'Slap in the Face' of Working Americans

Friday, 21 Nov 2014 13:52 PM

President Obama's amnesty edict will flood a struggling American labor market with millions of new workers, further depr . . .

Rep. Raul Labrador: Obama 'Lying' About Do-Nothing Congress

Friday, 21 Nov 2014 16:48 PM

A Republican congressman told Newsmax TV on Friday that President Barack Obama used a lie , Congress' supposed failure t . . .

Rep. Joe Barton: Opposing Amnesty Not About Race

Friday, 21 Nov 2014 16:15 PM

Taking issue with President Barack Obama's executive decree on immigration does not make somebody a racist, Rep. Joe Bar . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved