Top Stories

Jon Kelley is the New Anderson Cooper

Jon Kelley is the New Anderson Cooper

Jon Kelley, a former weekend anchor for Extra!, is the host for its new version of The Mole, reports Variety. (The show has been on extended hiatus since 2004.)

Kelley, 42, replaces original Mole man Anderson Cooper, who was an unknown at the time of the show’s 2001 debut. Coop is now a key CNN primetime anchor.

The Mole will premiere Monday, May 26 at 10pm ET. The show will likely be paired with another ABC reality revival, The Bachelorette.

Just Jared on Facebook
Photos: Judy Eddy/Flashpoint/WENN
Posted to: Anderson Cooper, Jon Kelley

JJ Links Around The Web

Getty
  • See the best reactions to Kanye West's raunchy "Fade" video - US Weekly
  • Get more details on the death of Juan Gabriel - TMZ
  • Find out what happened on KUWTK - Gossip Cop
  • Kristen Stewart and her girlfriend step out together - Just Jared Jr
  • Best & worst dressed at the VMAs - Radar
  • Have you seen Pete's Dragon yet? - Lainey Gossip
  • Here's what Renee Zellweger had to say about her iconic role - The Hollywood Reporter
  • v

    wow i forgot all about that show and i can’t believe that was anderson cooper

  • me

    Good for John!

  • v

    o hay first comment 8)

  • samara

    my goodness they look alike..my eyes playing tricks on me

  • taraji

    @ samara,no your eyes are not playing tricks I thought so too

  • black

    They do look alike, don´t they?

  • rolling eyes

    ahhh i agree they do look alike

    so unrealllll…… hahahahahaha

  • LPM

    Jon Kelley also used to be a news anchor on a Chicago station. I think he was the Sports guy on NBC 5 Chicago.

  • http://www.ydzonline.com ydzonline.com

    long lost bros!!

    http://www.ydzonline.com

  • PinkCombat

    Umm…Ahmad Rashad replaced Anderson Cooper. This dude here is replacing Ahmad. I think the Mole was a great show. Glad it’s coming back.

  • Star

    Yeah he is the Chicago guy. He was great ,I can’t wait to see what he will do with the show. I think he is a stud. Yummy…….

  • http://krwetatnt.net/vb/f408/ شكشكه

    They do look alike, don´t they?

    طق شكشكه

A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here