Name: Diane Sawyer
Birth Name: 
Lila Diane Sawyer
Birth Date: 
December 22, 1945
Birth Place: 
Glasgow, KY
TV Personality
Relationship Status: 
Married to Mike Nichols
Celebrity Ranking # 1614

Diane Sawyer Announces Retirement From ABC’s “World News”

Posted Wednesday June 25, 2014 9:20 AM GMT

With credits that include “Good Morning America” and “Primetime,” Diane Sawyer has seen all kinds of stories in her long and successful journalistic career.

And this week the 68-year-old anchor has announced she’ll be stepping down from her post at ABC’s “World News” later this fall.


"The Hollywood Reporter" Names 35 Most Powerful People in Media

Posted Wednesday April 10, 2013 8:00 PM GMT

For the third year in a row, The Hollywood Reporter released its list of the 35 Most Powerful People in Media.

The list encompasses "a mix of the A-list movers and shakers who control what we consume — an influence that extends to entertainment and much, much more."


Diane Sawyer: Not Retiring After All

Posted Tuesday January 29, 2013 12:30 PM GMT

She’s been a mainstay of the national news landscape for decades, and contrary to rumors Diane Sawyer isn’t about to sing her swan song.

The veteran anchor was falsely claimed to be retiring as early as this year, but ABC News honcho Jeffrey Schneider says there are no such plans.


“Charlie Wilson’s War” Premiere Hits NYC

Posted Monday December 17, 2007 5:31 PM GMT

After his last film “The DaVinci Code” got panned, Tom Hanks is out for revenge. And from all accounts, he’s struck gold again with “Charlie Wilson’s War.” The “Forrest Gump” actor was among many stars spotted at the film’s premiere last night.

Hanks showed up at the New York City gig dressed in a slick three-piece suit, wearing a smile and looking as confident as a man with a sure-fire Oscar hit should.


Julia Roberts Hits Charlie Wilson's War Premiere

Posted Tuesday December 11, 2007 5:37 PM GMT

She’s on the list of top earning women in Hollywood, and Julia Roberts keeps getting better as her career progresses. And last night she showed up to the premiere of her new film “Charlie Wilson’s War” looking classically stunning.

The “Pelican Brief” actress wore a little black dress, and kept it simple with minimal accessories and some peep-toe black heels.


Glamour’s Women of the Year

Posted Tuesday November 6, 2007 4:43 PM GMT

The Lincoln Center in New York City was definitely the place to be last night. Glamour’s Women of the Year 2007 was in the house, and some big names showed up for the festivities.

Abigail Breslin was named the first ever Girl of the Year. She’s been a huge hit ever since “Little Miss Sunshine” made its way into theaters. And with the success of “No Reservations,” Breslin is on her way to a serious career in film.


Jennifer Lopez Keeps Us Wondering

Posted Tuesday October 9, 2007 2:00 PM GMT

Some celebrities value their privacy so highly that they seldom tell the press anything about their personal life. And Jennifer Lopez is one of those celebrities.

This morning on Good Morning America, J. Lo showed up to perform in support of her new CD “Brave". And she didn’t do anything to dispel or confirm rumors that she’s joining the Hollywood mother’s club.


Joel Madden’s Baby Excitement

Posted Wednesday September 19, 2007 1:55 PM GMT

When it comes down to it, having a baby is a pretty huge deal. And while marriage is “definitely in their future” Good Charlotte’s Joel Madden is focusing on his soon-to-be-born baby and his or her mother.

Nicole Richie first announced that she was preggers on Good Morning America to Diane Sawyer. And since then, life has changed immensely for the two expecting parents.