Bob Beckel is returning to co-host of FOX News’ popular roundtable show “The Five”.
Beginning tonight at 5 pm, Beckel will reunite with co-hosts Eric Bolling, Kimberly Guilfoyle, Greg Gutfeld and Dana Perino.
Current co-host Juan Williams remains a contribution across all programmes, and continue to appear on “The Five”.
“Bob was missed by the many fans of ‘The Five’ and we are happy to see him again,” said Rupert Murdoch, ceo of 21st Century Fox and Executive Chairman of FOX News.
Beckel says that he is “glad” to be back.
“I have no doubt it will be a powerful yet entertaining debate,” he said.
“The Five” is one of the most watched programs on cable television since its inception in 2011, claiming the number one spot in cable news during the 5 pm ET time for 66 consecutive months.
Beckel, for the first time at FOX News in 2000 as a participant, providing the political analysis. Later, he joined the network in 2011 as one of the original co-hosts of “The Five” until 2015, and then briefly joined CNN as a commentator. He was also a columnist for usa Today.
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