Entertainment Journalism

Today, I’m going to be talking about the top 8 entertainment journalist in American television. These top anchors are known across the entertainment world. They provide coverage of entertainment events such as fashion, industry news, sporting, etc. Entertainment journalist also use multiple media outlets, such as on TV, the internet and the radio. The following 8 people are:

Catt Sadler:

Is well-known to be a correspondent for E! News and a co-anchor for E! News Weekend. Sadler also covers a lot of E! specials, such as the red carpet events. However, not only is Catt Sadler on our Television screens everyday on E! Sadler is also an Emmy-winning journalist who was named by the LA Times as One of the Top 10 Broadcasters of our generation.

Terrence Jenkins:

Better known as Terrence J, is currently best known for being an actor, producer, and model. However; Terrence was actually the former host of BET’s 106 & Park countdown from 2006 to 2012. And after leaving BET’s 106 & Park; Terrence joined the E! family and became the next co-anchor of E! News. Terrence is also a Communication graduate from North Carolina A&T State University.

Mario Lopez:

Best known for one of America’s favorite television sitcom in the early 90s, Saved by the Bell. Fast forward years later, Lopez’s pearly white smile is still gracing our presence through our television screens. Today, Mario Lopez is known to be an entertainment journalist for the show Extra.

Nancy O’dell:

Is a television host as well as an entertainment journalist, who is currently on the entertainment news show Entertainment tonight. Nancy O’dell has been a co-anchor of the show for many years now. However, before Entertainment tonight; O’dell worked as the lead anchor on another well-known entertainment show called Access Hollywood. Furthermore, O’dell has covered some of the most exciting events such as, The Oscars, The Grammys, The Emmys and much more.

AJ Calloway:

Also known as being the first host of BET’s music video countdown 106 & Park. However, after five years with BET’s 106 & Park; Calloway took a job with the entertainment television show, Extra.

Maria Menounos:

Is known for many things, such as being occasional professional wrestler, television host, actress, author and also an entertainment journalist. Maria Menounos is mostly known for her appearances as a TV correspondent for such entertainment shows like Access Hollywood, Extra, and the Today show. At the moment, Menounos is the host of a one-hour radio show on Sirius XM and also is currently the co-anchor at E! News.

Terri Seymour:

Is currently known to be a correspondent for the entertainment show, Extra. However, before joining to be a permanent correspondent at Extra; Seymour was a freelance reporter covering “American Idol” and then was eventually promoted to be a full-time position. Before “Extra”, Seymour was a television personality and model in her hometown, the United Kingdom. Teri Seymour was very familiar with the entertainment world, she was even a correspondent on the daytime show, “The Morning”, and was even an entertainment reporter on FOX 11s “Good Day L.A.”

Jason Kennedy:

Has been the host for E! News at E network for many years now. Some of the main things Kennedy does is that he covers national celebrity news. Kennedy has also been part of the E! network specials, such as Live from E!, E! covering the red carpet. Furthermore, he’s also been the co-anchor for E! News Weekend and has hosted the Daily 10 show. The Los Angeles Times named Kennedy to be one of ten young stars who will become a leader of the Broadcast industry.


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