Boston news anchor to develop local entertainment show

Bianca de la Garza is leaving WCVB to develop a new Boston lifestyle show. Photo: WCVB.
Bianca de la Garza is leaving WCVB to develop a new Boston lifestyle show. Photo: WCVB.

Longtime Boston news anchor Bianca de la Garza is leaving her job to develop an entertainment and lifestyle show that will air on the Boston ABC affiliate, WCVB.

The show will focus on Boston’s local celebrity, fashion and nightlife scene, de la Garza said.

“It’s a dream come true to be launching my own show on WCVB, the station I’ve called home for the past 5 years,” said de la Garza. “I’ve spent 17 years covering major news events. Moving into a new creative space in television was something I wanted to do and something Bill Fine understood and embraced. This partnership is a perfect union of our desire to create original programming that speaks to New England viewers.”

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