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60 Minutes 

The classic long-running prime time TV investigative news magazine.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Andrew Rooney ...  Himself - Commentator (segment "Andy Rooney") / ... 619 episodes, 1978-2018
Lesley Stahl ...  Herself - Host / ... 608 episodes, 1994-2018
Steve Kroft ...  Himself - Host / ... 569 episodes, 1990-2018
Morley Safer ...  Himself - Host / ... 451 episodes, 1968-2017
Scott Pelley ...  Himself - Host / ... 419 episodes, 2002-2018
Mike Wallace ...  Himself - Host / ... 325 episodes, 1968-2018
Ed Bradley ...  Himself - Host / ... 323 episodes, 1984-2016
Bob Simon ...  Himself - Host / ... 268 episodes, 1998-2018
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Storyline

This series set the pattern for the TV news magazine. Each episode consists of several stories, each presented by a different reporter. Stories have included investigative pieces, celebrity profiles, background pieces on current events, and general human interest stories. The series has also featured "Point-Counterpoint" debates and humorous commentaries by Andy Rooney. Written by Eric Sorensen

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Country:

USA

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English

Release Date:

24 September 1968 (USA) See more »

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TV Land Legends: The 60 Minutes Interviews See more »

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1.33 : 1
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Andrew Rooney (better known as Andy Rooney) made his last regular appearance on the program on October 2, 2011. See more »

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In Andy Rooney's segment of 30 November 2008, the location of his seat in Giants Stadium was digitally blurred at the top of his season ticket - though the blurred region shifted enough to reveal most of the information - but all for naught as the same information was left unobstructed and even pointed to by Mr. Rooney at the bottom of the ticket, as well as the ticket's bar code and accompanying number. See more »

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Steve Kroft: [commercial promoting ]
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Steve Kroft: ] I'm Steve Kroft.
Lesley Stahl: I'm Lesley Stahl.
Scott Pelley: I'm Scott Pelley.
Anderson Cooper: I'm Anderson Cooper.
Bill Whittaker: I'm Bill Whittaker.
Murphy Brown: And I'm Murphy Brown.
Bill Whittaker: Wait; what?
Lesley Stahl: Are you kidding?
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Before Dateline, there was this....
3 December 2017 | by justin-fencsakSee all my reviews

50 seasons ago, CBS News came up with a newsmagazine that aired on Sunday nights for an hour called 60 minutes; the show's trademark was and remains a stopwatch with a ticking noise that would signal the timing of each segment and ended the show with the dial reaching the end of the hour. The most watched news program on broadcast TV, 60 Minutes is to Sunday night what CBS Sunday Morning is to Sunday morning, in which it differs in stories. There are great interviews with celebrities and news figures interspersed with footage and there's hardly any music themes.


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