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Layla Kayleigh not Returning as World Poker Tour Hostess
Wed, May 14th, 2008 @ 12:00am
The hostess door keeps revolving at the World Poker Tour (WPT), as season VII of the popular show will return with yet another different hostess.
Layla Kayleigh joins other former WPT hostesses Sabina Gadecki (season V) and Courtney Friel (season IV) whose presence on the show lasted only one season, after the three seasons of original hostess Shana Hiatt.
Kayleigh will finish out Season VI as hostess, but will not return for Season VII.
WPT Enterprises, who owns WPT, issued a brief statement was issued saying: "Layla Kayleigh brought great edge, wit, and personality to the World Poker Tour as hostess in Season VI, and we sincerely wish her well as she continues to explore her TV career. We are currently casting for the Season VII TV hostess role, and look forward to introducing her to everyone soon."
Rumors on message boards are already circulating regarding who will replace Kayleigh in Season VII. The fan favorite seems to be online video reporter Kimberly Lansing.
London-born Kayleigh remains featured on the WPT's website, as the Season VI broadcasts are only about halfway through. The next episode to air is the final table of the Turks and Caicos Poker Classic, to be shown on GSN on May 19th (9:00 PM ET).
After WPT season VI ends, Kayleigh fans can still find her on G4's The Feed, as well as on the second season of America's Best Dance Crew on MTV.
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