At 2:33 p.m. ET, Brooke Baldwin Was Anchoring CNN Newsroom; 4 Minutes Later, Brianna Keilar Is Anchoring

By A.J. Katz 

CNN’s Brooke Baldwin traditionally anchors CNN Newsroom weekdays from 2 -4 p.m. ET at the CNN New York studios.

And that was the case once again today…for a while.

At 2:33 p.m. ET, Baldwin teased a segment about President Trump’s visit to the border, and then went to commercial break.

Fast forward to 2:37 p.m. ET, and CNN’s 1 p.m. anchor Brianna Keilar is shown anchoring live from the network’s DC bureau.

As of 3:55 p.m. ET, Keilar was still on-air.

TVNewser has reached out to CNN for comment, and we will update this item when we hear back.


UPDATE: 4:10 p.m. ET: CNN tells TVNewser that Brooke “was not feeling well, so Brianna took over for her.”

Three minutes later, Baldwin confirmed her illness via Twitter: