Antonio Mora to Host Al Jazeera America Current Affairs Show

Former ABC News Reporter Will Helm 'Consider This'

Antonio Mora is joining Al Jazeera America as host of Consider This, a weeknight current affairs talk show.

Mora previously spent eight years at ABC News as a news anchor, senior correspondent and a regular substitute host for Good Morning America. Most recently, he was an anchor at CBS4 News in Miami after spending six years at Chicago’s WBBM.

“Antonio has enormous experience as a reporter, anchor and interviewer. His enquiring mind and warmth on screen will make Consider This a home for smart conversation with a wide variety of people across the country,” said Paul Eedle, Al Jazeera America’s deputy launch manager in charge of programs.

Consider This will feature interviews, panel discussions and interactive segments where the viewing audience will join the conversation via social media. Al Jazeera America launches Aug. 20.