Veteran journalist sits in the interviewee chair; reveals how despite digital, role of journalism is still the same
About Charlie Rose
Emmy award winning journalist Charlie Rose has been praised as “one of America's premier interviewers.” He is the host of "Charlie Rose," the nightly PBS program that engages the world's best thinkers, writers, politicians, athletes, entertainers, business leaders, scientists and other newsmakers.
Guests have ranged from international statesmen Tony Blair and Nicholas Sarkozy to Nobel laureates Muhammad Yunus and Harold Pinter to leaders in business like Warren Buffett and Ted Turner, to actors George Clooney and Helen Mirren to musicians Paul Simon and Neil Young.
Rose started out doing freelance for the BBC, then got a reporting job with WPIX-TV in New York in 1972. After meeting Bill Moyers at a social event, he worked for him as his managing editor. Since 1991, he has hosted "Charlie Rose," distributed by PBS. He was also a correspondent for 60 Minutes II from 1999 to 2005.