Christiane Amanpour

United Kingdom, 1958

Christiane Amanpour CBE is considered one of television’s leading news correspondents. After first gaining notice for her 1985 report on Iran, which won the DuPont Award, Amanpour has received multiple Emmys and countless other honors for her work. After having worked for CBS’ 60 Minutes and ABC News, she became the Chief International Anchor of CNN. Her program ‘Amanpour’ is cnn International’s flagship global affairs interview program. Amanpour is one of the best informed people on the planet about global power politics.