Erica Hill is leaving Anderson Coopers program and CNN “for an exciting future at CBS News.”
Erica Hill has previously been the co-host of the CBS’ “Early Show” Saturday Edition with Chris Wragg, and an anchor for CNN Headline News. She also appeared as a correspondent and alt-anchor for be the CNN Anderson Cooper Show. ”
The very gay Anderson Cooper wished her luck and said, “While I’m happy for her and her entire family, it is with a very heavy heart I say good-bye. I cannot imagine doing this program without Erica Hill and I cannot really express how much I’m going to miss you.”
Hill said, “It was very tough decision to leave, but you know that I’m not going to be far and I sincerely hope it’s not the last time we work together. We’re a good team.”
There is no official news on Hill’s role with CBS, but expect it to be a high profile one.