Local news anchors now make the national news.
E ! News can confirm Marc Master is no longer employed by KTLA. The news comes less than a week after he criticized on air how the Southern California station treated his co-anchor and close friend. Lynette Romerosudden departure.
“I want to start by apologizing to you,” Mester told viewers on Sept. 17 while hosting KTLA’s weekend morning show. “What the viewers went through was rude, it was cruel, it was inappropriate and I’m so sorry. I also want to say sorry to Lynette Romero because Lynette, I love you so much. You are literally my best friend. deserve what happened to you.”
KTLA would not comment on the reason for Mester’s dismissal.
So what happened to Romero? On September 14, KTLA’s anchor Sam Rubin surprised viewers when he announced his departure after more than two decades with the station.