Anchor Alumni

Posted on: 06.10.2014 in reporter

Throughout its nearly two decades of broadcasting excellence, Channel One has served as a training ground for America’s next generation of journalists. A number of well-known broadcast journalists honed their craft and launched careers as Channel One News correspondents. Alumni include:

Anderson CooperAnderson Cooper

Lauded broadcast journalist and anchor of  “CNN’s Anderson Cooper 360.”

Serena AltschulSerena Altschul

Gained popularity with the MTV audience as an on-air personality at MTV News and later worked as a CNN correspondent. She is currently a CBS News contributing correspondent.

Tracy SmithTracy Smith

“CBS Early Show” national correspondent and anchor of “The Saturday Early Show.”

alumni_doaneSeth Doane

Peabody and Emmy-award winning reporter who is a currently a CBS News correspondent after spending time as CNN’s New Delhi-based correspondent.

alumni_menounosMaria Menounos

“NBC Today Show” West Coast correspondent, entertainment reporter for Access Hollywood, and actress.

Errol BarnetttErrol Barnett

Has been with CNN for 6 years as an anchor and correspondent for CNN International. His first job was at Channel One News, where he was the youngest anchor/reporter in Channel One history.

Shelby HollidayShelby Holliday

A Telly Award-winning journalist who is a Senior Video Reporter covering politics and business at the Wall Street Journal. Shelby worked at Channel One News from 2010-2014.

Maggie RulliMaggie Rulli

Maggie Rulli is a Multi-Platform Reporter at ABC News in the Washington DC Bureau. She reports and delivers content for TV, Radio and Digital platforms.

Scott EvansScott Evans

Scott Evans is the East Coast Correspondent for Access Hollywood based in NYC. He established Fight the Wackness, a non-profit to encourage kids to pursue their dreams against all odds.

Steven FabianSteven Fabian

Steven is an on-air correspondent for “Inside Edition.” He previously worked as a host for “RightThisMinute.”

Justin FinchJustin Finch

Currently a reporter for CBS 3 in Philadelphia. His first on-air job was at News 12 The Bronx and Brooklyn in New York City.

Alexander MarquardtAlexander Marquardt

Emmy Award-winning correspondent for ABC News covering the Middle East. He began his career in television news as an NBC Page before joining Channel One News.

Derrick ShoreDerrick Shore

Reporter for KCET’s “SoCal Connected.” Previously worked as a host for Current TV.

Gotham ChopraGotham Chopra

Award-winning journalist and documentary filmmaker.

Channel One continues to train tomorrow’s news anchors and correspondents in an environment focused on balanced reporting and journalistic integrity, a commitment vigorously upheld through its engaging lineup of relevant and timely news and public affairs reporting, special series and hard-hitting investigative reporting.


  1. justin bieber

    im so upset i might sue them i have my little brother watch this so we went to check out the website and i looked at the reporters and i saw that they left out Lisa Ling omg im furious that is straight injustice thats just sad but i cant sue or do anything

  2. Chris Sheely

    Lisa Ling was just as popular as Anderson Cooper!! Dang leaving her out is an injustice

  3. Kylene

    Where is Brian Kilmade?

  4. Myrtle Beach

    Where is Lisa Ling? She should be at the top with Anderson Cooper!

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  5. Lucy

    What about Lisa Ling??

    • Kelly

      Exactly! Lisa Ling should also be featured here!

  6. Matthew

    Keep it up

  7. Hollywood News Producer

    Wow channel one has a very good spirit and i will podcast this in Tv.

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