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CNN, CBS Announce Anderson Cooper’s Contribution To 60 Minutes

coopermay8.jpgQuoting the press release:Anderson Cooper, anchor of CNN’s ‘Anderson Cooper 360,’ will contribute as many as five reports a year to CBS News’ 60 Minutes, television’s No. 1 news program, it was announced Monday by Sean McManus, President, CBS News and Sports, and Jon Klein, President, CNN/U.S.”

He starts in the fall. “The arrangement also allows for a one-time rebroadcast of Cooper’s reports on his CNN program. He remains a full-time employee of CNN.”

> “Cooper contributed two reports to 60 Minutes II in 2004-05,” B&C notes.

> “I hope and expect he’ll be reporting for us for many years to come,” Jeff Fager says…

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