First on TVNewser: Glenn Beck’s new Fox News Channel show will debut January 19, one day before the inauguration, TVNewser has learned. The show will be called Glenn Beck and will air at 5pmET. We also hear Gresham Striegel will be named the senior producer of the new program. Striegel is currently the #2 producer on Fox & Friends. A formal announcement is expected this afternoon.
When Beck left Headline News for FNC in October, it was announced his show would debut in the Spring. TVNewser has learned Beck was able to cut all ties with CNN allowing him to begin on FNC earlier than planned.