Rick Campanelli leaving ‘ET Canada’ at end of August
TORONTO — “ET Canada’’ co-host Rick Campanelli and two of the show’s on-air personalities are leaving their positions.
A post on the Corus entertainment show’s website says Campanelli is “moving on to pursue new ventures’’ when his contract comes to a close later this summer. Campanelli has been with “ET Canada’’ for 12 years and was formerly with MuchMusic, where he was known as Rick the Temp. Meanwhile, West Coast reporter Erin Cebula is “moving on to produce and host quality lifestyle and entertainment content for broadcast and new media in Vancouver.’’
And Montreal correspondent Natasha Gargiulo “will continue host and produce entertainment shows for TV and radio, and expand her lifestyle retreats to empower women.’’ Cebula and Gargiulo will be on the show throughout the month of July, while Rick will appear until the end of August.