My First Big Break: Keith Olbermann


As a kid growing up in the Hudson Valley, Keith Olbermann would watch New York news anchors Jim Jensen, Bill Beutel and Roger Grimsby. But it was an internship at WNYW that put him on the path on TV stardom. And, as it turns out, the guy who gave the sports-to-news back to sports broadcaster his break in TV would give him another shot later on. We headed over to Olbermann’s Times Square studio where he told us about his “First Big Break.”

Publish date: December 10, 2014 © 2020 Adweek, LLC. - All Rights Reserved and NOT FOR REPRINT