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List of famous male news presenters, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male news presenters list contains the most prominent and top males known for being news presenters. There are thousand of males working as news presenters in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic news presenters have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a news presenter then the people below should give you inspiration.

This list is made up of many different people, including John Merrow and Chris Hayes. Featuring male news presenters who went on to become anchors, newscasters, and correspondents, this list has it all. 

While this isn't a list of all male news presenters, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male news presenters?" and "Who are the best male news presenters?"
Glenn Beck is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male News Presenters
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Glenn Lee Beck is an American television personality and radio host, conservative political commentator, author, television network producer, filmmaker, and entrepreneur. He hosts the Glenn Beck Radio Program, a popular nationally syndicated talk-radio show that airs throughout the United States on ...more

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Age: 51

Birthplace: Everett, Washington, United States of America

Profession: Spokesperson, Commentator, Talk show host, Journalist Film Producer, + more

Credits: Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Strange Brew, National Treasure: Book of Secrets

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Bill O'Reilly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male News Presenters
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William James "Bill" O'Reilly, Jr. is an American television host, author, syndicated columnist, and political commentator. He is the host of the political commentary program The O'Reilly Factor on the Fox News Channel. During the late 1970s and 1980s, he worked as a news reporter for various local ...more

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Age: 66

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Commentator, Journalist, Television producer, Historian Actor, + more

Credits: Inside Edition, The O'Reilly Factor, The Rumble in the Air-Conditioned Auditorium: O'Reilly vs. Stewart 2012, Legends & Lies

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#32 on Dream Presidential Debate Moderators

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Keith Olbermann is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male News Presenters
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Keith Theodore Olbermann is an American sports and political commentator and writer. As of 2013 he hosts a late-night show on ESPN2 and TSN2 called Olbermann, as well as being the studio host of TBS's Major League Baseball postseason coverage. Previously, he was the chief news officer of the Current ...more

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Age: 56

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Commentator, Journalist, Actor, TV Personality Sports commentator

Credits: SportsCenter, 30 for 30, MSNBC Live, Football Night in America Countdown with Keith Olbermann, + more

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#12 on The Best SportsCenter Anchors of All Time

#15 on The Most Powerful People on Twitter

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Chris Matthews is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male News Presenters
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Christopher John "Chris" Matthews is an American political commentator and news anchor known for his nightly hour-long talk show, Hardball with Chris Matthews, which is televised on the American cable television channel MSNBC. From 2002 to 2013, he hosted a syndicated NBC News–produced panel ...more

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Age: 70

Birthplace: Somerton, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Profession: Commentator, Talk show host, Journalist, Author Actor, + more

Credits: Hardball with Chris Matthews, The Chris Matthews Show, Morning Glory, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

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#29 on The Most Powerful People on Twitter

#17 on The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today

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Tucker Carlson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Male News Presenters
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Tucker Swanson McNear Carlson is an American political news correspondent and conservative pundit for the Fox News Channel. He is co-founder and editor-in-chief of The Daily Caller and formerly co-hosted CNN's Crossfire and MSNBC's Tucker. ...more

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Age: 46

Birthplace: California, United States of America

Profession: Editor, Commentator, Talk show host, Journalist Writer

Credits: Fox and Friends, Split: A Divided America, Hannity, Nerd Prom: Inside Washinton's Wildest Week

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Brian Williams is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Male News Presenters
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Brian Douglas Williams is an American journalist best known for his ten years as anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News, the evening news program of the NBC television network. Nine months after taking the position in December 2004, Williams anchored NBC coverage from New Orleans of ...more

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Age: 57

Birthplace: Ridgewood, New Jersey, United States of America

Profession: Editor, Firefighter, Journalist, Actor Voice acting

Credits: NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt, NBC News Decision 2010, Education Nation: Teacher Town Hall, Late Show with David Letterman

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Dan Rather is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Male News Presenters
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Daniel Irvin "Dan" Rather, Jr. is an American journalist and the former news anchor for the CBS Evening News. He is now managing editor and anchor of the television news magazine Dan Rather Reports on the cable channel AXS TV. Rather was anchor of the CBS Evening News for 24 years, from March 9, ...more

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Age: 84

Birthplace: Wharton, Texas, United States of America

Profession: Editor, Journalist, Television producer, Film Producer Screenwriter, + more

Credits: Charlie Wilson's War, 48 Hours, 30 for 30, CBS Evening News The War You Don't See, + more

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George Stephanopoulos is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Male News Presenters
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George Robert Stephanopoulos is an American television journalist and a former U.S. Democratic Party political advisor. Stephanopoulos rose to early prominence as a communications director for the 1992 U.S. presidential campaign of Bill Clinton, subsequently becoming White House Communications ...more

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Age: 54

Birthplace: Fall River, Massachusetts, United States of America

Profession: Commentator, Journalist, Author, Actor Broadcaster

Credits: Good Morning America, The War Room, This Week, ABC News Nightline

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#16 on The Most Powerful People on Twitter

#61 on The Hottest Silver Foxes

#9 on The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today

#44 on Favorite Good Morning America Hosts

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