CBS announces Pelley transition plan
After confirming that Scott Pelley is leaving its flagship “CBS Evening News,” the network has announced its transition plan for the broadcast:
- Scott Pelley is back behind the anchor desk this week.
- Pelley will anchor until June 16, CBS says in a tweet.
- Interim anchor Anthony Mason will presumably take over June 19.
- Pelley will remain with CBS but work full time on “60 Minutes.”