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David Muir Is Ready to Take Over ABC World News

Five years ago, David Muir arrived at Los Angeles International Airport, where a crew from TMZ greeted him. "How does it feel to be the Brad Pitt of network news?" someone asked off camera. Muir wisely smiled, said, "Nice to see you," and moved on. "My apologies to Brad Pitt," the new anchor of ABC World News now says when asked about the encounter.

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The Biz: Inside the ABC News Shakeup

Transitions are always tricky in TV news. Executives want to find a way to reach younger audiences. But it's hard to replicate the audience loyalty built up by older, established anchors who became famous during an earlier era of television. So ABC News deserves credit for the crafty transition plan announced Wednesday for ABC World News anchor Diane Sawyer. Here's what it means for...read more

Diane Sawyer Stepping Down from ABC's World News

Diane Sawyer is leaving World News in September after five years. Sawyer, 68, will continue to produce and anchor specials for the network under her own unit.

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David Muir On His Lifelong Obsession With News
Battle for the Atlantic: The Brink of Defeat - Bringing Down the SS Cyclops
David Muir On The Strangest Thing About Fame!
Merlin: The Legend - The Myth of Merlin's StonehengeThe Myth of Merlin's Stonehenge

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Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work
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Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work
Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work [HD]

More David Muir Movies Videos

2020 12/19: Stephen Collins Describes 'Inappropriate' Encounter with 10-Year-Old
2020 12/13: Undercover and Hired to Kill
2020 12/12: The Sell Game
2020 12/5: Hot Pursuit

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Year Title Description
2010 Vote 2010 TV Show Series, Moderator
2010 Joan Rivers Movie, Actor - Participant
2008 Super Tuesday---Showdown TV Show Series, Reporter
2006 ABC World News With David Muir TV Show Series, Anchor
2001 Primetime TV Show Series, Anchor

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The Biz: The News about ABC's David Muir

Hardly a day passes at ABC News without a report from David Muir. From his popular "Made In America" segments to on-the-scene reporting from Cairo's Tahrir Square and the school shootings in Newtown, Connecticut, the 39-year-old journalist keeps getting more airtime. He's added 20/20 to his weekend evening news anchor duties and is considered the odds-on favorite by many in the TV news business to succeed Diane Sawyer at World News. Time to get to know him better.  

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Election Night TV Coverage: Where to Watch and When

Election Day is finally here! And your favorite Tuesday night shows will step aside for wall-to-wall results coverage. Not sure what to watch when? Check out our roundup below to see what the networks have planned (all times Eastern): read more

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