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Connie Chung Talks Maury Povich, “Murphy Brown”, and More!

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

She occupied half of Walter Cronkite’s anchor chair on CBS Evening News (she co-anchored with Dan Rather); she famously interviewed Newt Gingrich’s mother, and she is married to Maury Povich. In her 2009 Archive Interview, Connie Chung talks of being a serious journalist, covering national elections and 9/11, yet also shows her softer side, speaking of her role as a mother, and outlining her frequent appearances on Late Night with David Letterman skits.

She details working with Walter Cronkite:

And why she felt comfortable appearing on the hit sitcom, Murphy Brown:

Watch Connie Chung’s full Archive interview, plus a joint interview with husband, Maury Povich.