Name: Scott Pelley
Birth Name: 
Scott Cameron Pelley
Birth Date: 
July 28, 1957
Birth Place: 
San Antonio, Texas
Relationship Status: 
Married to Jane Boone
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Katie Couric’s Replacement: Scott Pelley

Posted Tuesday May 3, 2011 11:23 AM GMT

She recently announced she’ll be leaving her “CBS Evening News” gig next month, and Katie Couric's replacement will be none other than Scott Pelley.

The “60 Minutes” correspondent comes highly recommended by his executive producer Jeff Fager, who described him as “among the very best reporters ever to work at CBS News.”