Three weeks after the announcement that veteran Giuliana Rancic would be ceding her E! News anchor chair, Maria Menounos is taking it over. She had been serving as a fill-in anchor on the showbiz news show for more than a year and regularly appears on E! Online’s daily roundtable series Live From E!. Menounos joins incumbent co-anchors Jason Kennedy, Terrence Jenkins and Catt Sadler. Rancic’s last day is August 10.
E! also said today that Zuri Hall, Erin Lim and Sibley Scoles also are joining E! News and Live From E! Hall has worked at MTV and Fuse, Lim is a veteran of E! News Asia and Tech TV, and Scoles’ credits include Revolt TV’s Revolt Live and a radio show.