Rising Stars in War Coverage

Mar 31, 2003  •  Post A Comment

Ted Koppel, ABC
At 63 he’s keeping up with the military and reinvigorating an expanded Nightline.
Mark Strassmann, CBS
His and his crew’s report on the 101st Airborne fragging incident, was widely reported.
Christiane Amanpour, CNN
CNN’s elegant, assured utility player soldiers on with the military and anchors from the field.
Shepard Smith, Fox
The anchor can carry the Fox News Channel flag with his hands tied behind his back.
David Bloom, NBC
His commentaries make him the one to beat for “Scud-Stud”-dom.
Lester Holt, MSNBC
Known as “Iron Pants.” He’s proved unflappable and versatile, Working nine to 13 hours at a stretch.