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List of famous tv journalists, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Renowned like those found below have helped make a great impact on the world, through a combination of hard work and dedication to their profession. This list includes the most prominent tv journalists, living and dead, from every country in the world. Interesting information is included in this list of notable tv journalists, such as where these historic tv journalists were born and what their nationality is. If your dream job is to be a popular tv journalist then you should look to these people for inspiration.

Examples of people on this list include Katie Couric and Matt Lauer.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous tv journalists?" and "Who are the best tv journalists?" then you're in the right place. (657 items)
Katie Couric is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
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Katie Couric became a household name when she co hosted the number one morning show in the US, The Today show (NBC), from 1991 to 2006. She made a highly publicized move from from NBC to CBS on September 2006 when she took over the anchor and managing editor duties at CBS Evening News. With this ...more

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Age: 60

Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America

Profession: Journalist, Newsreader, Television producer, Film Producer Author, + more

Credits: Dateline NBC, 60 Minutes, Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, Today

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#9 on The Best Today Show Hosts

#43 on Favorite Good Morning America Hosts

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Barbara Walters is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
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Barbara Walters is an American broadcast journalist, author and television personality. She has hosted morning television shows Today and The View, the television news magazine 20/20, co-anchored the ABC Evening News, and was a contributor to ABC News. Walters first became known as a television ...more

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Age: 87

Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Profession: Talk show host, Journalist, Television producer, Screenwriter Author, + more

Credits: 20/20, Today, ABC World News Tonight with David Muir, Barbara Walters: 20 Years at ABC

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#92 on The Most Inspiring (Non-Hollywood) Female Role Models

#45 on The Best Today Show Hosts

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Matt Lauer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
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Matthew Todd "Matt" Lauer is an American television journalist best known as the host of NBC's The Today Show since 1997. He is also a contributor for NBC's Dateline NBC. He was previously a news anchor for The Today Show in 1994 and anchor for WNBC in New York City and a local talk-show host in ...more

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Age: 59

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

Profession: Journalist, Newsreader, Actor, TV Journalist Presenter

Credits: Tower Heist, Land of the Lost, Dateline NBC, Today Curious George 2: Follow That Monkey!, + more

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#25 on The Best Today Show Hosts

#4 on The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today

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Al Roker is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
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Albert Lincoln "Al" Roker, Jr. is an American television personality, weather forecaster, actor, and book author. He is best known as being the weather anchor on NBC's Today. On Monday, July 20, 2009, he began co-hosting his morning show, Wake Up with Al, on The Weather Channel, which airs weekdays ...more

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Age: 62

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

Profession: TV Meteorologist, Journalist, Television producer, Author Actor, + more

Credits: Another World^! Savage Skies^! Christmas in Rockefeller Center^! My Life in Food

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#10 on The Best Today Show Hosts

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Lara Logan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
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Lara Logan is a South African television and radio journalist and war correspondent. She is the chief foreign affairs correspondent for CBS News and a correspondent for CBS's 60 Minutes. ...more

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Age: 46

Birthplace: Durban, South Africa

Profession: Journalist, TV Journalist

Credits: 60 Minutes, 60 Minutes Wednesday, Face the Nation, GMTV

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#33 on The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today

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Lisa Ling is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
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Lisa J. Ling is an American journalist and writer. She is currently the host of This is Life with Lisa Ling on CNN. She is the former host of Our America with Lisa Ling on OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network, former co-host of ABC's The View, host of National Geographic Explorer, reporter on Channel One ...more

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Age: 43

Birthplace: Sacramento, California, United States of America

Profession: Talk show host, Journalist, Television producer, Screenwriter Actor, + more

Credits: The View, National Geographic Explorer, Channel One News, Seoul Sisters Planet in Peril, + more

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#37 on The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today

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Mélissa Theuriau is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
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Mélissa Theuriau is a French journalist and news anchor for M6. She studied Journalism and became a newscaster on TV. She became an internet phenomenon when a compilation of her reading news was uploaded and newspapers voted her the world's most beautiful news reporter. She currently is co-editor in ...more

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Age: 38

Birthplace: Échirolles, Grenoble, France

Profession: Television presenter, Journalist, TV Journalist, Presenter

Credits: Zone Interdite, Pourquoi j'ai (pas) mangé mon père

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Ashleigh Banfield is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
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Ashleigh Banfield is a Canadian-American journalist who works for CNN and hosts the legal news program Legal View with Ashleigh Banfield. She previously hosted Early Start and the 11 a.m. hour of CNN Newsroom. ...more

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Age: 49

Birthplace: Winnipeg, Canada

Profession: Journalist, TV Journalist

Credits: American Morning, MSNBC Live, CNN Newsroom, Open Court Legal View with Ashleigh Banfield

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