Maria Menounos Lands E! Anchor Chair After Giuliana Rancic Departure

E! NEWS -- Season 1 -- Pictured: Maria Menounos -- (Photo by: Brandon Hickman/E! Entertainment)

It’s offical ya’ll Maria Menounos is taking over Giuliana Rancic’s spot on E! News. Menounos joins  hosts, Jason Kennedy, Terrence Jenkins and Catt Sadler. She has been filling in at E!News over the past year and regularly appears on E! Online’s daily roundtable series “Live From E!,” which features a breakdown of the latest celebrity and pop culture news.

Guiliana will be phased out on on August 10th.

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