Irene Cruz Named Co-Anchor for KABC Weekend Morning News

By Kevin Eck 

Irene Cruz has been named weekend morning anchor at Los Angeles ABC owned station KABC.

Cruz posted the news on social media saying she is”officially joining” Marc Cota-Robles and Tony Cabrera as the new weekend morning anchor and reporter.

“To be a journalist in the place I grew up has always been my dream!” said Cruz. “Thank you for letting me be a part of your mornings. I hope to serve Southern California, my home, as best as I can. Truly, I am grateful.”


Before joining KABC as a freelance reporter in June, she worked at WOAI in San Antonio, Texas. Before that, she worked at KXTV in Sacramento, Calif., and started her career at KYMA in Yuma, Ariz.