ABC Reportedly Finds TJ Holmes Replacement Amid Amy Robach Quit ‘GMA3’ Rumors

ABC Reportedly Finds TJ Holmes Replacement Amid Amy Robach Quit ‘GMA3’ Rumors

ABC Reportedly Finds TJ Holmes Replacement Amid Amy Robach Quit ‘GMA3’ Rumors

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Pictured: TJ Holmes and Amy Robach co-hosting ‘GMA3: What You Need to Know’ on September 23, 2022 on ABC.
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KEY POINTS

  • ABC reportedly looking to make DeMarco Morgan a permanent ‘GMA3’ co-host
  • Morgan rumored to permanently replace TJ Holmes amid Holmes scandal
  • Morgan was spotted mixing media with an ABC executive producer on Thursday

ABC may have found TJ Holmes’ replacement on ‘GMA3’ following his scandal with Amy Robach, according to a report.

On Friday, unnamed TV insiders told Page Six exclusively that DeMarco Morgan, 44, may not just be a temporary third-hour co-host of “Good Morning America” amid from the break of Holmes and Robach.

The sources claimed that the former local New York reporter will officially replace Holmes on the show once he and the network finalize his exit.

ABC “loves the job [Morgan is] do” and “everyone thinks he was really awesome,” the insiders claimed.

The International Business Times could not independently verify the claims.

Page Six noted that Morgan was spotted with “GMA3” executive producer Cat McKenzie during a media mix at Plug Uglies in New York’s Gramercy Park neighborhood on Thursday.

The outlet’s sources claimed to have heard attendees “congratulating [Morgan] and telling him good work.”

“Lots of [people] praised him a lot and he seemed very happy. He was the first to arrive and one of the last to leave,” a witness told the outlet.

Morgan and Rhiannon Ally, 42, replaced Holmes, 45, and Robach, 49, after ABC pulled them from the show last month pending an internal investigation and amid rumors they were having an affair .

The married co-hosts created a huge buzz online after photos of them canoodling were leaked in November 2022. They were forced to go on hiatus following the scandal.

Just recently, Us Weekly reported that the rumored couple will no longer be returning to the morning TV show. The outlet quoted a source as saying negotiations are underway for their release.

“Amy and TJ are out, a decision has been made. The network is working with them on their exit deals and an announcement,” the unnamed source was quoted by the outlet as saying.

However, an ABC spokesperson quickly shut down the claims, telling E! News that there’s no truth to the report because the network hasn’t made a decision yet.

ABC News President Kim Goodwin previously announced via a memo sent to “GMA3” staffers in mid-December that Holmes and Robach would “remain off the air pending the completion of an internal review.” .

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Left to right: Ginger Zee, Elle King, Amy Robach and Sara Haines are pictured on ‘Good Morning America’.
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