3 wins & 14 nominations.
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(Documentary) (executive producer)
Release of his book:
"The American Dream: Stories From the Heart of Our Nation".
4 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
3 Interviews |
19 Articles |
3 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 11" (1.8 m)
Did You Know?
"What separated Ed Murrow from the rest of the pack was courage. I know what you're thinking. I've gotten in trouble before for using the word. Probably deserved it. Maybe I used it inappropriately. Maybe I'm a poor person to talk about it because I have little myself. But I want to hear the word. I want to hear it praised, and the men and women who have courage elevated." - Speaking at the ...
Appeared in disguise as an Afghan peasant for his 1980 60 Minutes
(1968) on-location reports on the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. Although he explained that the disguise was necessary for reporting from the war zone, the media ridiculed him, calling him "Gunga Dan". The Soviet press agency Tass later reported Afghan newspaper had accused him of participating in the murder of three villagers ...
Use of odd metaphors, or "Texanisms," when reporting the news