Erica Hill Named News Anchor of ‘Early Show’

By Andrew Gauthier 

CBS News

“Early Show Saturday Edition” co-anchor Erica Hill has been named the news anchor of “The Early Show.”

Hill will continue as co-anchor “The Early Show Saturday Edition” with co-anchor Chris Wragge.

Hill has served as news anchor for CNN/U.S. She has also served as a news anchor and correspondent for CNN’s “Anderson Cooper 360,” as well as a substitute anchor for Cooper and Campbell Brown since January 2008. In addition, she anchored “CNN Tonight.”

Prior to that, she was the anchor of “Prime News with Erica Hill,” a live two-hour interview and news program on CNN Headline News (2006-08), and a news anchor and substitute anchor on CNN. Hill joined CNN Headline News in 2003 as an anchor on the network’s daily shows before she became co-anchor of “Prime News Tonight” (2005-06). More…