'ET' Names New Co-Anchor, Five Months After Departure of Mark Steines Deadline

"Entertainment Tonight" announced who the new co-anchor of CBS Television Distribution’s celebrity newsmagazine will be, reports.

Rob Marciano succeeds Mark Steines, who departed back in July after 17 years with "ET." Marciano will take his spot beside co-anchor Nancy O’Dell starting in January 2013.

Marciano has been with CNN as a news and weather anchor since 2003. He also was a field correspondent and fill-in anchor for CNN.

rob-marciano.jpgRob Marciano