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Piers Morgan Takes Over Larry King's CNN Time Slot

Piers Morgan Takes Over Larry King's CNN Time Slot

Piers Morgan will take over Larry King‘s primetime slot on CNN, the network announced on Wednesday.

The 45-year-old journalist will host a “candid, in-depth newsmaker interview program” beginning in January.

“I have watched Larry King Live for much of the last 25 years, and dreamed of one day filling the legendary suspenders of the man I consider to be the greatest TV interviewer of them all,” Piers said.

Larry hosted Larry King Live beginning back in 1985 and announced over the summer that he’d end his nightly show but continue to work at CNN.

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