Natalie Morales leaves NBC's "Access Hollywood" and "Access Live" after three years as co-host of daily consumer news programs.
Morales will continue to work for NBC News as a West Coast anchor for "Today" and a correspondent for "Dateline." She left one month after "Access" went through an executive producer where Maureen FitzPatrick replaced longtime leader Rob Silverstein The news that Morales appeared in the Daily Mail on the way out of "Access" last month.
Morales is not expected to be replaced immediately Kit Hoover Anchors Early Evening News Magazine "Access" and co-host the daily news and talk show "Access Live" (1
An my dear Access Family:
And my family, I have had a wonderful 3 years with you here and will cherish the memories and good times Thank you for welcoming me with open arms and always having your A-Game with you. I can be so thankful for that and can not name all of you … but I have to thank Kit, Scott, Sibley and Liliana for making it a great day at work. And thank you our incredible producer. Crew, assistants, cloakroom, hair and make-up teams .. I mean, I have a long list and I hope, thank you all personally. Stay the little engine that could!
As the greed of the "Air Force" who has said goodbye to me too often in my life … I prefer to see you all later. Later on the next red carpet or on the Post! I'm just a few studio gates away. Please stay in touch!
All the best.