Amanpour on PBS

Amanpour on PBS

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 11:30pm - 11:59pm

Pictured: Christiane Amanpour 

Credit: PBS

Christiane Amanpour's acclaimed nightly global affairs interview program Amanpour will be presented on an interim basis to WXXI-TV and PBS stations nationwide.

Amanpour on PBS will air weeknights on WXXI-TV, beginning Monday, December 11 at 11:30 p.m. The program will continue to air on CNN International weekdays at 2pm and 5pm. Amanpour on PBS will feature conversations about important global issues, joining a stable of trusted news and public affairs programs on public television.

CNN Chief International Correspondent Christiane Amanpour has earned every major television journalism award, including eleven News and Documentary Emmy Awards, four Peabody Awards, two George Polk Awards, three duPont-Columbia Awards and the Courage in Journalism Award. She has received nine honorary degrees, has been named a CBE and was this year inducted into the Cable Hall of Fame. She is an honorary citizen of Sarajevo and a UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador for Freedom of the Press and the Safety of Journalists.

Amanpour on PBS fills the time slot left by Charlie Rose.