Scoop: GOOD MORNING AMERICA on ABC 10/1 - 5, 2012
HIGHLIGHTS FOR ABC NEWS’ “GOOD MORNING AMERICA,” OCTOBER 1-5
The following report highlights the programming of ABC’s “Good Morning America” during the week of October 1-5, 2012. “Good Morning America” is a two-hour, live program anchored by Robin Roberts and George Stephanopoulos. Josh Elliott is the news anchor, Lara Spencer is lifestyle anchor and Sam Champion is the weather anchor. The morning news program airs MONDAY-FRIDAY (7:00-9:00 a.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
Highlights of the week include:
MONDAY, OCTOBER 1 – Actor Liam Neeson (“Taken 2”); actress Jami Gertz (ABC’s “The Neighbors”); “Nightline” co-anchor Cynthia McFadden goes one on one with singer Taylor Swift; a performance by The Wallflowers; a look at the sexy men from “Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars”
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2 – Comedian Stephen Colbert co-hosts the 8:00 a.m. hour of “GMA” and discusses his new book, America Again: Re-becoming the Greatness We Never Weren’t; actress Jenny McCarthy, author, Bad Habits: Confessions of a Recovering Catholic; music legend Kenny Rogers on his new book, Luck or Something Like It; chef Emeril Lagasse cooks a few creative recipes using pumpkin
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3 – Actress Queen Latifah (Lifetime’s “Steel Magnolias”); ABC’s “Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition’s” Chris Powell; People Style Watch’s Kate Dimmock with Save or Splurge: denim edition; the “Dancing with the Stars” couple voted off from Tuesday night
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4 – Entertainment Weekly’s Jess Cagle helps kicks-off Reunion Week on “GMA” with The Cast of National Lampoon’s “Vacation”; contributor Tory Johnson with Secret Deals and Steals for viewers; ABC’s “Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition’s” Chris Powell; Liz Vacariello of Reader’s Digest with 13 things your hotel desk clerk won’t tell you
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5 – Reunion week continues with The Cast of “Clueless;” Margaret Cuomo (A World Without Cancer); ABC’s “Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition’s” Chris Powell with a powerful weight-loss story; Dr. Pamela Peeke discusses her book about a three stage detox and recovery plan for overeating and food addiction
Tom Cibrowski is the senior executive producer of ABC News’ “Good Morning America.”
More On: Robin Roberts, George Stephanopoulos, Josh Elliot, Lara Spencer, Sam Champion, Liam Neeson, Jami Gertz, Cynthia McFadden, Taylor Swift, Stephen Colbert.