Peter Jennings (I) (1938–2005)

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Peter Jennings was born on July 29, 1938 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He was a writer and producer, known for ABC World News Tonight with David Muir (1953), FDR (1982) and Peter Jennings Reporting: Breakdown - America's Health Insurance Crisis (2005). He was previously married to Kayce Freed, Kati Marton, Anouchka Malouf and Valerie Godsoe. He ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 10 wins & 10 nominations. See more awards »


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 2004 Peter Jennings Reporting: LAPD (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Peter Jennings Reporting: I Have a Dream (TV Movie documentary)
 2002 Peter Jennings Reporting: In Search of America (TV Mini Series documentary)
 1999 ABC New Years Eve Special with Peter Jennings (TV Special) (writer/creator)
 1994 Cover-Up at Ground Zero (TV Movie documentary)
 1994 ABC Turning Point: Kansas City Murder Squad (TV Movie documentary)
 1991 A Line in the Sand: What Did America Win? (TV Movie documentary)
 1989 Worlds in Turmoil (TV Special)
 1985 45/85 (TV Movie documentary)
 1982 FDR (TV Movie documentary)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Nonfiction book, with Todd Brewster: "In Search of America", 2002. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 2 Portrayals | 18 Articles | See more »


Kayce Freed  (his death) | See more »

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Always have a sense of humor about life - you'll need it - but always be courteous to boot.


Release of his book, "In Search of America" by Peter with Todd Brewster. See more »

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