Conor Knighton Biography
Conor Knighton is an American actor, television host, and producer. He is a correspondent for CBS Sunday Morning, America’s number 1 Sunday news morning program. Conor launched “On The Trail,” a year-long, cross-country look at America’s National Parks in 2016.
He has won a Los Angeles Emmy for his work on KCET’s SoCal Connected. He then won his second Daytime Emmy as part of the Sunday Morning team. Conor has also been nominated for two additional Los Angeles Emmys and was the recipient of a 2015 LA Press Club award.
He is remembered by movie fans as the host of AMC’s The Movie List, a weekly countdown of movie trivia. He also served as host and consulting producer for Biography’s My Viral Video.
The EW Scripps Company hired him in 2012 to create and host a daily look at travel, finance, and consumer issues. His show was called The list and it successfully launched in major cities across the country.
He has produced pieces from India, Nicaragua, The United Arab Emirates, Czech Republic, Iceland, and Austria. Conor’s commentary has also been featured on CNN, HLN, TV Guide, MTV, E!, Oxygen, and KNBC. He was also a regular panelist on E!’s Chelsea Lately.
Conor Knighton Age
Knighton was born on 1 February 1982 in Charleston, West Virginia. He is 38 years old as of 2019.
Conor Knighton Parents
Knighton has not yet disclosed any information regarding her parents and siblings.
Conor Knighton Wife
Conor has not yet disclosed any information regarding his dating or married life. There are also no records of his past relationships or his involvement with anyone.
Conor Knighton CBS Sunday Morning
Conor acted as producer and creator of “On The Trail,” a year-long, cross-country series of stories on the National Parks for Sunday Morning. Knighton traveled to ALL 59 of them during 2016 – the 100th Anniversary of the Park Service from Acadia to Zion.
CBS Sunday morning has also over six million viewers.
Conor Knighton Current TV
He helped launch the youth-oriented cable network Current TV being recruited just after his graduation from Yale University. He was the first person to appear on the network. Knighton went on to produce and host three different successful news and comedy franchises for the network.
He serves as executive producer and host of the network’s half-hour show, infoMania. It is a weekly round-up of news, pop culture, and politics.
He developed it with Madeleine Smithberg (co-creator, The Daily Show). infoMania quickly became Current’s most popular regular series, described by Esquire Magazine as a show “every man should watch.”
Conor Knighton Salary
Conor has made a name in his native Charleston, West Virginia, U.S., and also in the whole country for his notable reporting. However, his salary is not yet disclosed to the public.