NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FOX Nation, the on demand subscription-based streaming service, has signed Kacie McDonnell as a lifestyle and sports host, announced John Finley, Executive Vice President of the platform. She will make her debut at the FOX Nation Patriot Awards in St. Petersburg, Florida on Wednesday, November 6th.
In making the announcement, Finley said, “We are looking forward to having Kacie join us as part of the FOX Nation family. Her background and extensive knowledge in sports brings an exciting element that we are looking forward to exploring for our subscribers.”
McDonnell added, “I am beyond grateful for this opportunity! It’s an absolute dream to join the innovative team at FOX Nation. I am looking forward to growing a relationship with the platform’s loyal subscribers and creating the entertaining and informative content our viewers enjoy.”
In her new role, McDonnell will offer viewers lifestyle and sporting content across the platform. She will make her first appearance as a FOX Nation personality at the inaugural FOX Nation Patriot Awards, serving as a co-host of The Red Carpet Show, alongside Abby Hornacek. The special event will honor American’s finest patriots, including military veterans and first responders, among other inspirational everyday heroes.
Prior to joining FOX Nation, McDonnell served as an anchor for the New England Sports Network (NESN) covering professional sports across Boston. Additionally, McDonnell spent two years at KSHB-TV (NBC) as a sideline reporter for Sporting Kansas City. She began her career in sports at WTXF-TV/FOX 29, delivering reports on the Philadelphia Eagles for Good Day Philadelphia. A graduate of Villanova University, McDonnell received her bachelor’s degree in Communications.
FOX Nation is a direct-to-consumer on demand streaming service designed to complement the FOX News Channel experience with a members only destination for its most passionate and loyal super fans. Featuring more than 600 hours of content, the OTT product includes daily short-form conservative opinion programming, historic documentaries and investigative series from a multitude of FOX News personalities at a cost of $5.99 a month/$64.99 a year. FOX Nation is available on iOS and Android devices as well as Apple TV, Web, Amazon Fire TV, Google Chromecast, Xbox One and Comcast Xfinity platforms.