Anderson Cooper, Kathy Griffin to Again Host CNN's New Year's Eve Coverage

Pair to Anchor from Times Square for Sixth Consecutive Year

Anderson Cooper and Kathy Griffin are returning to co-host CNN's New Year's Eve countdown program.

The duo will be live from New York's Times Square on Dec. 31 from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. ET. It is the sixth consecutive year the pair will co-host the program.

CNN correspondents will provide reports from celebrations across the country throughout the night: Isha Sesay in Times Square; John Zarella in Kew West, Fla.; and Gary Tuchman in Eastport, Maine.

At 12:30 a.m. Eastern, CNN's Brooke Baldwin in New Orleans and Susan Hendricks in Nashville, Tenn., will take over anchoring for the countdown to midnight in the Central time zone.