Natalie Morales is becoming a member of “The Talk” on a full-time foundation following her public exit from NBC News after a 22-year run on the Peacock community.

“We couldn’t be more excited to have Natalie Morales join ‘The Talk’ family,” government producers Heather Gray and Kristin Matthews mentioned, in keeping with Deadline. “We have been fans of her and her work for years. Her varied skillset and versatility are a great addition to our talented panel. Natalie’s intelligence, passion and enthusiasm always shine through in all her work, and we are fortunate to have her on the team. 

“In addition to her function as an distinctive broadcaster, we imagine her perspective as a spouse and mom will present a particular reference to our viewers,” the statement continued. 

NATALIE MORALES CONFIRMS SHE’S LEAVING ‘ACCESS HOLLYWOOD’ AND ‘ACCESS LIVE’

Natalie Morales attends the 2019 Billboard Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 1, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Natalie Morales attends the 2019 Billboard Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 1, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Morales referred to as the brand new submit “an extraordinary opportunity” and mentioned she loves “the new energy and direction” of the present, which has fielded questions on its solid since Sharon Osbourne departed the present in March and was changed by Jerry O’Connell – a transfer that seems to be a success up to now.

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“I’m looking forward to many good times while talking about the days’ topics, and I can’t wait to get going,” Morales added of the transfer to hitch ‘The Talk’ in a everlasting capability.

Morales will make her debut on the Emmy-winning daytime program on Oct. 11 and whereas she’ll see herself because the present’s latest face, Morales isn’t the one beginner on the roster.

Akbar Gbajabiamila joined the panel final month within the wake of Carrie Ann Inaba and Elaine Welteroth leaving the present in August. Welteroth had solely been on the panel for lower than a 12 months.

“The Talk” made its season 12 return on September 13.

A rep for “The Talk” didn’t instantly reply to Fox News’ request for remark.