Is Jenna Bush Hager out at Today amid her new job announcement? There are big changes going on in Jenna’s life, and she’s making huge career moves. While fans are happy for her, they are naturally curious about what it means for her as a talk show host. Does this big news mean that she’s leaving Today? Keep reading for all of the details.
Former President George W. Bush’s daughter, Jenna, became a Today correspondent and contributor in 2009. Over the years, she’s gained more responsibility, appearing on the talk show more regularly. On the show, she has her own Read With Jenna segment, and now, she’s bringing it to the next level.
Jenna Bush Hager makes a big job announcement.
This past week, Jenna shocked fans with a big career move. She revealed that she’s starting a Read With Jenna podcast.
While sharing the exciting news, Jenna said, “I’m so excited about the Read With Jenna podcast. I love talking with authors—hearing about the inspirations for their books, their process, who they were as kids and who they are now. I can’t wait to bring their stories to as many listeners as possible.”
On her podcast, Jenna will highlight a variety of authors in all different genres. She will put the spotlight on children’s book authors, as well as adult book authors. Their conversations range from books and writing to the authors’ childhoods and experiences.
Fortunately, fans won’t have to wait long to enjoy the new podcast. The first two episodes are available to stream beginning on Thursday, September 21. The first one features Colleen Hoover, while the second episode is all about Javier Zamora.
Below, you can watch the video announcement.
You can enjoy new episodes of Read With Jenna on Thursdays throughout the year. Jenna Bush Hager promises more episodes are coming in 2024 as well. They are available anywhere you currently listen to podcasts, such as Apple Music and Spotify.
Does this mean she is leaving Today?
Fortunately, it sounds like Jenna Bush Hager will be able to continue her gig at Today while recording her podcast. So, fans can breathe a sigh of relief that she’s not leaving the show at this time. While her podcast will take time, it’s something she can do on the side while staying on the morning talk show.
So, what do you think of Jenna Bush Hager’s big news? Are you relieved to learn that she won’t be leaving the show? Will you be listening to her new podcast when it releases next week? Sound off in the comments section below, and come back to TV Shows Ace for more news about the Today hosts and guests.