Kyra Phillips will take over Heidi Collins' timeslot at CNN, it was announced today. Apparently the network did not renew Collins' contract, and she will leave the network after 7 years there. Kyra will take over the two-hour morning slot on CNN Newsroom. A spokesperson for CNN said (via MediaBistro.com): "After seven years of dedicated service to CNN, Heidi Collins will be leaving the network on January 15. We thank Heidi for her contributions to the network and wish her the best...Read Full Story
Kyra Phillips is a CNN news anchor. Kyra Phillips co-anchors the afternoon edition of CNN Newsroom with Don Lemon.