/// David Muir Talks About Reporting From Iran
Specs Who David Muir Age 39 New gig Co-anchor of ABC’s 20/20 (with Elizabeth Vargas) Old gig Continues on World News With David Muir on weekends How did you get started in the news business? It’s embarrassing when I go back that far, but I was the 12-year-old who wrote the letter to the local news guy—the Walter Cronkite of the town I grew up in. The line in the [reply] letter was “competition in the television newsroom is keen, but there’s always room for the right person and it could be you.” So you took them up on it? I was a 13-year-old news intern [at CBS’ WTVH, Syracuse, N.Y.]. They’d measure how much I’d grown year to year. When I graduated, that was my first job, anchoring and reporting the news.
David Muir Talks About Reporting From Iran