Lila Diane Sawyer (born December 22, 1945) is the former anchor of ABC News's nightly flagship program ABC World News. Previously, Sawyer had been co-anchor of ABC News's morning news program Good Morning America and Primetime newsmagazine. Early in her career, she was a member...Wikipedia
Born: 22nd December, 1945, Glasgow, Kentucky
Height: 5' 9" (175 cm)
Claim to Fame: TV news journalist
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Diane Sawyer's mother has died at the age of 94.
Jean Sawyer Hayes passed away Wednesday in her hometown of Louisville, Kentucky, where the the longtime elementary teacher will be laid to rest this weekend with a small family memorial service.
"To this day hundreds of students remember her vitality, curiosity and belief in them," ABC News chief James Goldston wrote in a memo to network staffers Thursday. "Even after retiring, Jean had deep ties in her community and was adored by her large family, her students and their families."
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Posted by Queenoftab 3 months ago
ABC News veteran and former correspondent Sam Donaldson is facing a drunken driving charge in Delaware.
Police in the southern coastal town of Lewes say the 78-year-old Donaldson was stopped on Dec. 1 for a traffic violation. According to TMZ, officers said he was pulled over just before 8 p.m. after he had driven onto the shoulder of the road.
Police say the officer determined Donaldson had been drinking and gave him field sobriety tests.
Donaldson was arrested and later released. An arraignment is set for Friday.
A phone call to Donaldson's home in... Read More
Posted by vlad1369 2 years ago
On April 29, 2011, all eyes will be on Price William as he weds his future princess Kate Middleton at Westminster Abbey. This royal wedding, however, is not the first big event to take place on this late April day.
Here's a look back on some other milestones:
• April 29, 1429, Joan of Arc left her mark on history by leading troops in Orleans France to victory over the English.
• April 29, 1967, Aretha Franklin debuted her signature song "Respect," which later earned her two Grammy awards – Best Rhythm And Blues Recording and Best Female R&B... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 4 years ago
If you're an actor who lands a lead role on a TV series, you can count on a big payday. But it won't be as big as it used to be.
Network and studio executives tell TV Guide Magazine they've adopted a get-tough policy on salaries for stars of the new fall shows. While the salary for a lead has been $150,000 to $200,000 per episode in recent years, most deals for stars of new series were between $75,000 and $125,000.
"No one broke the bank on anything this year," says one former studio head.A case in point is a negotiation with a veteran film actor... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 4 years ago
There was more laughter than tears on Friday as "Good Morning America" bid farewell to the anchor who has helmed the morning news show`s desk for the past ten years.
Within the span of that decade, Diane Sawyer covered Hurricane Katrina, Mideast disruptions and interviewed Washington political figures including first lady Nancy Reagan and President George H.W. Bush.
Sawyer is leaving "Good Morning America" to anchor "World News Tonight" beginning December 21. Charles Gibson retired from the position.
As the "Golden Girls" theme... Read More
Posted by luisa10q 5 years ago
I have a contract but it`s not a commitment in the ordinary sense. It`s our ongoing conversation.
Start in a small TV station so you can make all of your embarrassing mistakes early and in front of fewer people!