Posted on Mon Jun 6, 2011 11:10 AM PDT
Katie Couric is heading to ABC for her own daily talk show for a reported $20 million a year.
The former Today show anchor announced she was leaving the CBS Evening News back in April.
As for her new gig, ABC News President Ben Sherwood made the following statement:
- "A versatile journalist, interviewer and storyteller, Katie will contribute across all of our broadcasts and online, joining our powerhouse line-up of anchors and correspondents as the ultimate utility player."
Couric's show is expected to debut in the fall of 2012. Find out who is taking over Katie's spot at CBS ... after the jump.
Katie Couric's old anchor spot on the CBS Evening News is being filled by 60 Minutes reporter Scott Pelley.
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