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Rise and shine! Katie Couric to guest host 'Good Morning America'

Katie Couric

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Katie Couric is going home again. No, she’s not returning to NBC. But she is returning to morning television – if only for a week. The former Today Show host will fill in for a vacationing Robin Roberts on Good Morning America next week. “Katie Couric is going to be sitting in this chair next to George Stephanopoulos,” Roberts said to viewers this morning.

 “We’re thrilled to have Katie.”

Couric followed with a tweet: “Serious pressure filling in for the fab @RobinRoberts !” she tweeted. “Rise + shine! Excited to be back on morning TV next wk, guest hosting @GMA w/ @GStephanopoulos.”

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Originally posted March 29 2012 — 9:51 AM EDT

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