Steve Harvey, author, comedian, actor and host of “The Steve Harvey Morning Show,” has joined ABC’s “Good Morning America,” it was announced today by Senior Executive Producer Jim Murphy. Harvey will bring “GMA” viewers a series of reports on topics ranging from relationships to parenting over the next few months. He will bring his own unique perspective, style and humor to morning television while interacting with viewers around the country via ABCNEWS.com, Skype and live guests in-studio. His first report is scheduled to air Wednesday, August 19.
Harvey’s credits on television and in film include seven years on the WB’s “The Steve Harvey Show,” as well as the movies “Don’t Trip…,” “Johnson Family Vacation” and the animated film “Racing Stripes.” His book, Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man, was an instant hit with women across the country and landed the No. 1 spot on the New York Times Bestseller List for an impressive 26 weeks. Harvey’s radio show, “The Steve Harvey Morning Show,” is syndicated by Premiere Radio and heard in 60 markets around the country. He is also involved in helping young people and founded The Steve Harvey Foundation. A native of Cleveland, Ohio, Harvey currently resides in New York City.
ABC News’ “Good Morning America” is co-anchored by Diane Sawyer and Robin Roberts. Chris Cuomo is the news anchor and Sam Champion is the weather anchor. The Emmy Award-winning morning program airs live Monday through Friday from 7:00-9:00 a.m., ET on the ABC Television Network. Jim Murphy is the senior executive producer and Tom Cibrowski is the executive producer of ABC News’ “Good Morning America.”