People are curious to know if Chris Licht is Jewish or not. In this article, you'll learn more about Chris.

Chris Licht is a television newscaster and producer from the United States.

Chris has been the showrunner and executive producer of The Late Show With Stephen Colbert and CBS's senior vice president of special programming since April 2016.

He is well recognized for launching the relaunch of CBS This Morning. He was named president of CNN in February 2022.

Is Chris Licht Jewish?

Chris Licht is not Jewish. CBS This Morning earned a Peabody Award and three Emmy Awards while Licht was the executive producer (one Daytime Emmy Award and two News & Documentary Emmy Awards).

He was nominated for three Emmy Awards in 2015 as the executive producer of CBS This Morning, one for Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast, one award is for Outstanding Feature Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast, while the other is for Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast.

The series received an Emmy for Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast the following year for a story on compounding pharmacy fraud that he co-executively produced with Steve Capus.

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Chris Licht Religion

There is no information regarding Chris Licht's religion on the Internet.

Around the time of the O.J. Simpson trial, Licht began his career at KNBC in Los Angeles. In the Los Angeles and San Francisco markets, he also worked with local NBC affiliates.

He joined MSNBC in 2005 as the executive producer for Scarborough Country and then became the founding executive producer of Morning Joe, which he and host Joe Scarborough helped design before its debut in 2007.

In 2011, he joined CBS as vice president of programming at CBS News. Since the show's debut in 2012, Licht has served as an executive producer for CBS This Morning, and he later joined the Late Show in 2016.

Chris Licht EthnicityΒ 

Chris Licht has not disclosed his ethnicity on the Internet. He is currently 50 years old.

He was born in October 1971 in Newtown, Connecticut, U.S. Susan Licht and Dr. Peter Licht of Newtown, Connecticut, gave birth to Licht.

He earned a bachelor's degree in broadcast journalism and political science from Syracuse University's S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications in 1993.

In 2014, he had a TV news control room named after him at Syracuse's Dick Clark Studios and Alan Gerry Center for Media Innovation.

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