Larry King to Guest-Host 'Olbermann'

Jeremy Schaap, Colin Cowherd Also Will Sub as He Anchors TBS' Postseason Baseball Coverage
Publish date:

Larry King will serve as one of the guest hosts for ESPN2's Olbermann, while Keith Olbermann is anchoring TBS' postseason baseball coverage.

King will emcee the show from Oct. 1-3. ESPN's Jeremy Schaap will then host from Oct. 8-10 and Colin Cowherd will fill in Oct. 15-17. Olbermann will be leave the show Sept. 30 and return Oct. 21.

"Olbermann is designed specifically around Keith's one-of-a-kind personality so having a guest host like Larry, who can deliver a similar level of editorial expertise and intellectual commentary to entertain sports fans, fits the bill perfectly," said Norby Williamson, executive vice president, programming and acquisitions.