Katie Couric will be sitting in for Robin Roberts, as guest co-host of Good Morning America during the week of April 2-6, 2012, according to a March 30, 2012, announcement from ABC Television Network. Couric, formerly of the rival morning show Today, will anchor for the week, along with George Stephanopoulos, while Robin Roberts goes on vacation.
Josh Elliott is the GMA news anchor, Lara Spencer is lifestyle anchor and Sam Champion is the weather anchor. Good Morning America is a morning news program airs Monday-Friday (7:00-9:00 a.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network. Katie on GMA video promo
Katie Couric will be appearing in her own talk show on ABC, starting on September 10, 2012. Katie to premiere on ABC in September.
Guests on GMA appearing during the week of April 2-6 include James Cameron, Camille Grammer, Kerry Washington and Eva Longoria.
Monday, April 2: South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley (Can’t is Not an Option) appears. Director James Cameron ,who has launched a 3D version of the film Titanic, will talk about his National Geographic special: Titanic: The Final Word with James Cameron. GMA will offer all the behind-the-scenes secrets about the set of Dancing with the Stars. Comedian Rachel Dratch appears, The the nation’s first “flying car” is revealed.
Tuesday, April 3: Camille Grammer, ex-wife of Kelsey Grammer, talks about her decision to leave Bravo’s Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Lara Spencer shows a surprise bedroom makeover (I Brake for Yard Sales). Author Karen LeBillon talks about her book French Kids Eat Everything. Chef Emeril Lagasse and the breakfast sandwich anchor showdown.
Wednesday, April 4: The real story behind the Titanic exploration, featured on National Geographic Channel’s Save The Titanic with Bob Ballard is previewed. The Dancing with the Stars couple voted off from Tuesday night will visit. Top Chef all-star Fabio Viviani talks about his new cooking video series. A segment on creating the ultimate super basement gives home improvement tips.
Thursday, April 5: Actress Kerry Washington (ABC’s Scandal) visits. Katie Couric sits down with actress Eva Longoria, of Desperate Housewives. Consumer correspondent Elisabeth Leamy discusses the possible dangers of gel manicures. Workplace contributor Tory Johnson offers secret steals and deals for viewers. A sneak peek at next week’s Modern Family will be shown.
Friday, April 6: A preview of “Sea Rescue,” a new show on Saturday mornings hosted by Sam Champion is givie. The band Rascal Flatts performs. The hottest Hollywood trend, juice cleansing, is discussed.
Tom Cibrowski is the senior executive producer of ABC News’ “Good Morning America.”
GMA guest lineup week of April 16-20