Rising NBC News correspondent Kasie Hunt has introduced that she is leaving NBCUniversal.
Kasie Hunt shocked viewers on the finish of her MSNBC present, Means Too Early, on Friday, July 16, by revealing she was departing the community. “That is going to be my closing broadcast with all of you,” she stated earlier than including that she is going to announce particulars of “my new journey within the subsequent few weeks.”
She went on to thank the community and Morning Joe co-host Mika Brzezinski, saying, “I simply need to thank everybody at NBC News, at MSNBC, after all to Mika, for all the time insisting that you need to know your worth.” Brzezinski is the creator of the best-selling motivational ebook, Know Your Worth: Ladies, Cash and Getting What Your Price.
Kasie Hunt joined NBC Information in 2013 as a Congress and politics reporter, later shifting to MSNBC as a political correspondent. Kasie Hunt began hosting her personal Sunday night present, Kasie DC, in 2017, earlier than finally taking on the information outlet’s early-morning slot on weekdays. She was additionally NBC News’ Capitol Hill correspondent.
Kasie posted on Twitter
Morning Joe says goodbye to Kasie (😭😭😭) https://t.co/viVNdn1KBc
— Kasie Hunt (@kasie) July 16, 2021
The information comes only a day after MSNBC introduced it was increasing its presence on NBCUniversal’s streaming service, Peacock, with a slate of recent exhibits that includes notable MSNBC expertise. This consists of Morning Mika, hosted by the beforehand talked about Brzezinski, which is anticipated to debut later this 12 months.
Additionally in improvement is Fireside History With Michael Beschloss, which can see the NBC Information presidential historian “study enormous occasions in historical past via a contemporary lens,” and a brand new collection hosted by Nicolle Wallace, the host of Deadline: White Home on MSNBC.