“Showbiz Tonight” co-host AJ Hammer has signed a multi-year deal with HLN, TVNewser has confirmed. Hammer joined the show when it was re-launched in February, 2005.
Hammer joined HLN from Court TV, but he may be best known for his work on VH1 as host of Top Ten Countdown.
“Showbiz Tonight” airs live weekdays at 5pmET and re-airs at 11pmET.
The entertainment show is a revival of “Showbiz Today” which ran on CNN from 1984 to 2001.