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Who is Connie Chung?
Connie Chung: Constance Yu-Hwa Chung Povich better known as Connie Chung, is an American journalist. She has been an anchor and reporter for the U.S. television news networks NBC, CBS, ABC, CNN, and MSNBC. Some of her more famous interview subjects include Claus von Bülow and U.S. Representative Gary Condit, whom Chung interviewed first after the Chandra Levy disappearance, and basketball legend Earvin "Magic" Johnson after he went public about being HIV-positive. In 1995 she was removed as CBS Evening News co-anchor after a controversial interview with a fireman which seemed inappropriately combative, during rescue efforts at the Oklahoma City bombing and her interview tactics to get Newt Gingrich's mother to admit her unguarded thoughts about Hillary Clinton.
- also known as Constance Yu-Hwa Chung, Constance Yu-Hwa Chung Povich, Zōng Yùhuá, Jung Yukwa
- born on (69 years ago) in Washington, D.C., child of William Ling Chung
- nationality: United States of America
- profession: Journalist, newscaster, actor, television producer
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by Carole Marsh
Washingtonian Connie Chung is a well-known broadcast ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___.
by Stephen L. Vaughn
The words“Asian American” and“journalism” usuallyconjures up images of highprofile media personalities suchasbroadcast journalist Connie Chung, whobecame the firstAsian American and the second woman to land aprimetime news anchor job when shejoinedtheCBS Evening News in 1993. But theroleof Asians in journalism—whether in theform of media catering specifically tothevarious ethnic Asian communities or in regard to reporters contributing to the mainstream press ...
by Julie A. Willett
Asian American women became increasingly visible in the 1990s and 2000s, with Margaret Cho, Tamlyn Tomita, Connie Chung, Ming-Na Wen, Lucy Liu, Parminder Nagra, Sandra Oh, Lisa Ling, Padma Lakshmi, Vanessa Hudgens, and others earning more lead roles, more prime-time specials, and more minutes in front of the camera than before. Growing Visibility and Markets The relative lack of Asian Americans on television and in film and the selection of those who are fortunate ...
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Chris and Connie Chung
Chris said Connie Chung was very sweet and cordial when he asked if he could take a picture with her. This was outside of the Dakota.
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Our son is in school now. You know, he's six-and-a-half and so a big chunk of the day is taken up by school. So I'm hoping that I'll be able to certainly take him to school in the morning, maybe pick him up in the afternoon and come back to work. (Connie Chung)
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