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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") / ... 583 episodes, 1986-2018
Lesley Stahl ...  Herself - Host / ... 575 episodes, 1994-2018
Steve Kroft ...  Himself - Host / ... 539 episodes, 1990-2018
Morley Safer ...  Himself - Host / ... 426 episodes, 1968-2017
Scott Pelley ...  Himself - Host / ... 413 episodes, 2003-2018
Mike Wallace ...  Himself - Host / ... 299 episodes, 1968-2018
Ed Bradley ...  Himself - Host / ... 294 episodes, 1984-2016
Bob Simon ...  Himself - Host / ... 263 episodes, 1998-2017
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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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Merely THE BEST
22 October 2010 | by tomethSee all my reviews

Not only is this show the top shelf standard by which all other news shows measure themselves it is, and has been for 40 years, IMHO, the single best show on television. 60 minutes has been directly responsible for breaking some of the most important stories of the last 40 years. With little exception, the stories and the reporting of them have been absolutely first rate. Over the years I have watched incredibly informative and interesting episodes with the Ayatollah Khomeini, Bill Clinton, John Kerry, Johnny Carson, Michael Jordan, and a multitude of really despicable con men and businesspeople. Anyone who is unfamiliar with the story of 60 minutes and Big Tobacco should research it and then see the movie The Insider. KUDOS all around for this show, I wish there a lot more like it telling the real story of so many other things that are going on!! And Andy Rooney is the best two minutes of TV you will ever see anywhere.


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