WNET Up Next: Gina Kim, Amanpour & Company

December 17, 2018

WNET and PBS have recently added Amanpour & Company to their  stable of daily news and public affairs series.  The one-hour program, presented  by PBS stations every weeknight,  can also be streamed the following day at  PBS.org and Passport.  Featuring award-winning CNN Chief International Correspondent Christiane Amanpour,   who is based in London, the series features wide-ranging in-depth conversations with global thought leaders on the issues and trends of the day.  Subjects range from politics, business and technology to arts, science and sports.   The broadcast  also features four correspondents based in New York:   Hari Sreenivasen, Michel Martin, Walter Isaacson, and Alicia Menendez,  who provide additional interviews and content.  Amanpour & Company is a collaboration between WLIW LLC for WNET, and CNN.

Co-Executive Producer Gina Kim  sits down with Tom Stewart and WNET Up Next to provide a behind the scenes look into how the program is created.  She also shares  the arc of her career in the world of media, including stints with filmmaker Michael Moore, broadcaster Phil Donahue, and journalist Bill Moyers.  Earlier this year, she was Executibe Producer  of #Me Too, Now What? for PBS.

Recorded at  WNET Audio C – November 20, 2018

Producer/Host:  Tom Stewart

Editor:  Samantha Lobo

Recording and Mixing Engineer:  Josh Broome

Additional Mixing:  Gerard Collins

Executive Producer:  Daena McBride

WNET Up Next is a presentation of the Design and On Air Promotion Department of WNET New York Public Media