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Katie Couric has wasted no time trying to get Oprah’s old Â and highly coveted time slot. Katie will have her own 1 hour talk show in ABC beginning in 2012.
Television news personality Katie Couric has inked a new deal to come back to daytime television and sheâ€™ll host her own talk show on ABC starting in 2012.
â€œIt is tremendously exciting to have the creative freedom to develop my own showâ€¦and to contribute to such a vibrant, innovative news division,â€ she said in a statement.
Now that Oprah Winfrey has retired, the afternoon spot is open and Couric would be a perfect replacement for the queen of daytime TV.
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