Mario Lopez Is The New Host Of Extra
Posted on Tue Jul 29, 2008 09:56 AM PDT

Mario Lopez MLOPEZBSPEARS090707.jpg LOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Mario Lopez will be the new host of Extra when the syndicated entertainment news show starts its new season this fall, according to Variety.

Senior executive producer Lisa Gregorish-Dempsey said, "He will be a fresh and dynamic presence, and we can't wait for him to assume his new role."

Lopez, a former weekend co-host, will replace current co-hosts Dayna Devon and Mark McGrath. Devon will become a correspondent, while McGrath has decided to pursue his music career.

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