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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.

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Katie Couric is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
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 ...more

Barbara Walters is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
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, ...more

Matt Lauer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Matthew Todd Lauer (born December 30, 1957) is an American television news anchor. He was the co-host of NBC The Today show, with Savannah Guthrie. He was with NBC from 1997 to 2017 and a ...more

Al Roker is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
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 ...more

Lara Logan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
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.

Lisa Ling is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
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 ...more

Mélissa Theuriau is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
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 ...more

Ashleigh Banfield is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
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 ...more

Ann Curry is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Ann Curry is an American television personality, news journalist and photojournalist. In June 2012, she became the National and International Correspondent/Anchor for NBC News and the Anchor at ...more

David Koch is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
David James Koch, nicknamed Kochie, is an Australian television presenter and financial commentator. He is also the Chairman of the Port Adelaide Football Club.

Joumana Kidd is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Joumana Marie Kidd is an actress and journalist and former wife of retired NBA basketball star Jason Kidd.

Steve Doocy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Stephen James "Steve" Doocy is an American network-television personality on the Fox News Channel and a best-selling author.

Star Jones is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Star Jones is an American lawyer, journalist, writer, television personality, fashion designer, and women's and diversity advocate. She is most well known as one of the original hosts of the ABC ...more

Sam Ryan is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Sam Ryan is an American sportscaster who has been with MLB Network since September 2011.

Pam Oliver is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Pamela Donielle "Pam" Oliver is an American sportscaster known for her work on the sidelines for various National Basketball Association and National Football League games.

Tracy Wolfson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Tracy Wolfson is an American sportscaster for CBS Sports. She is a University of Michigan graduate with a degree in communications.

Christine Chubbuck is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Christine Chubbuck was an American television news reporter who worked for WTOG and WXLT-TV in Florida during her career. She is noted for committing suicide during a live television broadcast.

Marv Albert is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Marv Albert is an American sportscaster. Honored for his work as a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame, he is commonly referred to as "the voice of basketball." From 1967–2004, he ...more

Jake Tapper is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Jacob Paul Tapper is an American journalist and author. As of 2013, he is the Chief Washington Correspondent and anchor of the CNN weekday television news show The Lead with Jake Tapper. Prior ...more

Joan Lunden is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Joan Lunden is an American journalist, author and television host. She was the co-host of ABC's Good Morning America from 1980–97, and has authored eight books. She has appeared on the Biography ...more

Morley Safer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Morley Safer is a Canadian American reporter and correspondent for CBS News. He is best known for his long tenure on the newsmagazine 60 Minutes, the cast of which he joined in December 1970, ...more

John Stossel is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
John Frank Stossel is an American consumer television personality, author, and libertarian pundit. In October 2009, Stossel left his long-time employment at ABC News to join the Fox Business ...more

Liz Cho is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Liz Cho is a local news anchor at WABC-TV in New York City. She has co-anchored the weekday 4 and 6 p.m. editions of Eyewitness News.

Adam Joseph is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Adam Joseph Hodges is an American singer-songwriter, and music producer. Joseph has released two albums and sixteen singles during his career. He is also the president of his own recording ...more

Savannah Guthrie is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Savannah Clark Guthrie is an American journalist and attorney, working for NBC News. She has been co-anchor of The Today Show since July 2012. Guthrie joined NBC News in September 2007 as a ...more

Lara Bingle is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Lara Bingle is an Australian fashion model, socialite, businesswoman, brand ambassador, fashion designer and television personality. She is best known for appearing in the 2006 Tourism Australia ...more

Jane Pauley is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Margaret Jane Pauley, better known as Jane Pauley, is an American television anchor and journalist, and has been involved in news reporting since 1975. She is best known for her 13-year tenure ...more

Satcha Pretto is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Satcha Pretto is an Honduran Emmy award-winning Journalist and news co-anchor of the Univision Network's popular morning show Despierta America.

Don Lemon is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Don Lemon is an American journalist and television news anchor. He is based in New York and currently hosts CNN Tonight.

Charlie Rose is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Charles Peete Rose Jr. (born January 5, 1942) is an American television journalist and former talk show host. From 1991 to 2017, he was the host and executive producer of the talk show Charlie ...more

Jessica Savitch is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Jessica Beth Savitch was an American television broadcaster and news reporter, host of PBS's Frontline and New York weekend anchor of NBC Nightly News during the short-lived Roger Mudd/Tom

Elizabeth Vargas is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Elizabeth Anne Vargas is an American television journalist who is anchor of ABC's television newsmagazine 20/20 and ABC News specials. She was previously an anchor of World News Tonight.

Linda Ellerbee is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Linda Ellerbee is an American journalist who is most known for several jobs at NBC News, including Washington, D.C. correspondent, and also as host of the Nickelodeon network's Nick News with ...more

Charles Perez is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Charles Perez is an American writer and a former television news reporter, anchor and talk show host.

Jerry Dunphy is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Jerry Dunphy was an American television news anchor in the Los Angeles/Southern California media market. He was best known for his intro "From the desert to the sea, to all of Southern ...more

Jenna Wolfe is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Jenna Wolfe is a Jamaican American journalist, fitness expert and personal trainer. From 2007–2014 she was a correspondent for NBC's Today, and Sunday co-anchor from and news anchor for Weekend ...more

Ross Mathews is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Ross Mathews is an American television personality who first rose to fame with his role as an intern, and later, a correspondent, for The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, for which he was known as ...more

Jeffrey Kofman is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Jeffrey Kofman is a London-based correspondent for ABC News. He reports from around the globe on stories in the U.K. and Europe as well as the Middle East and Africa for ABC News broadcasts ...more

Stone Phillips is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Stone Stockton Phillips is an American television reporter and correspondent. He is best known as the former co-anchor of Dateline NBC, a newsmagazine TV show. He also has worked as a substitute ...more

Deborah Norville is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Deborah Anne Norville is an American television anchor and journalist. Since 1995 she has been host of the syndicated American television program Inside Edition. She earlier hosted Today on NBC, ...more

Kenny Mayne is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Kenneth Wheelock "Kenny" Mayne is a sports journalist and comedian for ESPN. He currently appears as host of Kenny Mayne's Wider World of Sports on ESPN.com, and he appeared as a ...more

Chuck Scarborough is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Charles Bishop "Chuck" Scarborough III is an American television journalist and author. Since 1974 Scarborough has been the lead male news anchor at WNBC-TV, the New York City flagship ...more

Jodi Huisentruit is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Jodi Sue Huisentruit was a television news anchor for KIMT, based in Mason City, Iowa in the United States. She disappeared in the early morning hours of June 27, 1995 and is believed to have ...more

Sandra Sully is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Sandra Sully is an Australian journalist and news presenter for Sydney's Ten Eyewitness News since 2011, previously being the presenter of the news bulletin on Network Ten's Ten Late News with ...more

Erin Moriarty is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Erin F. Moriarty is an American television news reporter and correspondent. She works as a correspondent for 48 Hours Mystery. She has won national Emmy Awards several times.

Edwin Maher is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Edwin Maher is a New Zealand-born TV journalist who now works for CCTV International in Beijing. Maher established his broadcast career in Australia, working many minor roles, particularly as a ...more

Melissa Francis is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Melissa Ann Francis is a former child actress and current television journalist for the Fox Business Network and Fox News. She occasionally appears as a fill-in host for FBN's Cashin' In ...more

Bob Simon is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Robert David "Bob" Simon was an American television correspondent for CBS News. During his career, he covered crises, war, and unrest in 67 countries. Simon reported the withdrawal of ...more

Bill Beutel is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
William Charles Beutel was an American television reporter, journalist and anchor. He was best known for working over four decades with the American Broadcasting Company, spending much of that ...more

Harry Smith is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous TV Journalists
Harry Smith is an American television journalist, working for NBC News. He hosted the CBS News morning programs, The Early Show and its predecessor, CBS This Morning, for seventeen years. In ...more