Weekend Anchor TJ Holmes Is Leaving CNN

CNN’s TJ Holmes is leaving his post as a weekend anchor for the network at year’s end. While Holmes’ next stop is not yet known, TVNewser is reporting that, according to a source at CNN, he “already has another gig lined up.”

Holmes kicked off his career as a producer for Joplin, Missouri’s KSNF and, as you might remember, shared his thoughts about Joplin’s post-tornado recovery with us back in May.

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CNN’s director of programming, Janelle Rodriguez, shared the following memo regarding Holmes’ departure:

Please join me in congratulating TJ Holmes who will be leaving the company at the end of the year to pursue other opportunities. Since 2006, we’ve had pleasure to work alongside him as he anchored CNN Newsroom and reported stories from throughout the world. We wish him well in his future endeavors.

h/t TVNewser

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