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Anthony Mason is an American broadcast journalist. He has worked as a reporter, anchor and correspondent for CBS News since 1986, and is weekday co-host of its flagship morning program CBS This Morning since 2019. He has also served as an interim anchor for the weekday editions of the CBS Evening News.
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Shannon Lee on dad Bruce Lee's philosophy, "Be Water," and lasting legacyFirst on "CBS This Morning," Anthony Mason talks to Shannon Lee, daughter of martial arts legend Bruce Lee, about her new book, "Be Water, My Friend: The Teachings of Bruce Lee." Mason talks to Lee..
Special Report: Supreme Court ceremony honors the late Justice Ruth Bader GinsburgChief Justice John Roberts paid tribute to Ruth Bader Ginsburg at a ceremony at the U.S. Supreme Court, where her casket will lie in repose following her death Friday at age 87. CBS News' Gayle King,..
"Schitt's Creek" co-creator Dan Levy on show's finale, 15 Emmy nominations and legacy of loveThe critically acclaimed hit series "Schitt's Creek" has gone from Canadian cult comedy to one of the most Emmy-nominated shows of 2020. Co-creator and showrunner Dan Levy tells "CBS This Morning"..
Lives to Remember: Trini Lopez, Milla Handley and moreAs the coronavirus pandemic continues, people across the U.S. are losing loved ones to the illness. The victims include singer Trini Lopez, overnight DJ and songwriter Bill Mack, pioneering winemaker..
Evanescence singer Amy Lee on new music, getting political and encouraging fans to get out to voteWith Evanescence's new single, "Use My Voice," lead singer Amy Lee is encouraging all Americans to find their own voices and vote in the 2020 election. Lee shared it with the nonpartisan organization..
Chef David Chang on his revealing new memoirAnthony Mason talks to six-time James Beard Award winner Chef David Chang about his new memoir, “Eat a Peach,” the restaurant industry's uncertain future, growing up, his anger and mental health,..
President Trump "celebrated" teen gunman, lieutenant governor says"He's virtually celebrated this person who has killed two people on our city streets and severely injured another," he told "CBS This Morning" co-host Anthony Mason Friday.
Country star Chris Stapleton on his new album and the challenges of 2020Only on "CBS This Morning," five-time Grammy winner Chris Stapleton talks to Anthony Mason about his upcoming fourth album, collaborating with his wife, a new song he wrote about the 2017 Las Vegas..
How The Beatles revolutionized the music businessAcclaimed musicians Nile Rodgers, John Oates, Tad Kubler, and Felix Cavaliere discuss how The Beatles revolutionized popular music and the way the band's success changed the business. Anthony Mason..
For The Beatles, coming to America meant successThree people who knew The Beatles well -- Peter Asher, Pattie Boyd, and Mick Jones -- talk about the band's early years and what it meant to make their U.S. debut. Anthony Mason hosted the panel as..
The Beatles influence spread across the entertainment industryTheater and film director Julie Taymor and writer/musician/comedian Neil Innes talk about the wide ranging impact The Beatles had on the arts and the world of music beyond their own genre. Anthony..
Famed rock photographer on the icons she snappedPhotographer and author of "Rock and Roll Stories" Lynn Goldsmith is revealing her backstage tales from years of photographing rock stars, such as Bono, Patti Smith, Michael Jackson and Bruce..
Empire State Building's long history reveals secret floor, timeless viewsAs part of our exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the Empire State Building renovations, "CBS This Morning" got to visit parts of the building that most visitors never see. "CBS This Morning" co-hosts..
Secrets of the Empire State Building from the very top to underneath"CBS This Morning" co-hosts Gayle King, Anthony Mason and Tony Dokoupil got to visit parts of the building that most visitors never see
Jeffrey Epstein accuser describes cameras that could observe "private moments"Maria Farmer, who is suing the estate of accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein, says that his New York City home was under constant TV surveillance. In her first TV interview, she tells "CBS This..
Avicii's father on "brave" son and the need to talk about mental health, suicideThis Wednesday "CBS This Morning" will feature a special broadcast called “Stop the Stigma: A Conversation About Mental Health.” Anthony Mason spoke with Klas Bergling, whose son, Tim, known around..
Avicii's father on son's honesty about anxiety: "He was searching"Swedish DJ Tim Bergling, more widely known as Avicii, revolutionized electronic dance music. In April 2018, Bergling died by suicide while on vacation. He was 28. His father, Klas Bergling, spoke with..
Avicii's father on goal of Tim Bergling FoundationSwedish DJ Tim Bergling, or Avicii, revolutionized electronic dance music and collaborated with many of the world's top artists. In April 2018, Bergling died by suicide while on vacation in Oman. He..
Helen Mirren and Ian McKellen go for a “bloody amazing” gondola ride in Central ParkDame Helen Mirren and Sir Ian McKellen are starring in their first movie together, “The Good Liar.” “CBS This Morning” co-host Anthony Mason took them out for a spin in a gondola on The Lake in..
Flea on Red Hot Chili Peppers bandmate Anthony KiedisIn this web exclusive, the musician Flea (who has just written a new memoir about his days before rock stardom, titled "Acid for the Children") talked with "CBS This Morning" co-host Anthony Mason..
Flea on new memoir, "Acid for the Children"Flea is best known as the bassist for the Red Hot Chili Peppers, but next week he'll add another title to his resume: published author. His new memoir, "Acid for the Children," details his..
Preview: Kesha on preparing for her world tourIn this preview of an interview to be broadcast on CBS' "Sunday Morning" May 6, the singer Kesha talks with correspondent Anthony Mason about the accelerated therapy she is undergoing following a knee..
"Sunday Morning" Full Episode 10/20This week "Sunday Morning," hosted by Jane Pauley, features Mo Rocca's cover story examining what we didn't know about President Herbert Hoover. Plus: Lee Cowan talks with Martin Scorsese, Al Pacino..
The life and music of Janis JoplinA new book about the rock and blues singer presents a portrait of a gifted, complex and challenging artist who became an iconic trailblazer during her 27 years. Anthony Mason talks with music..
Liz Phair is almost done with her first album in nearly 10 yearsIndie music legend Liz Phair rocked the music patriarchy back in the 1990s. She tells "CBS This Morning" co-host Anthony Mason that she's nearly finished with her first album in nearly a decade.
Liz Phair opens up about the most difficult chapter of her new memoir "Horror Stories"Indie music legend Liz Phair rocked the music patriarchy back in the 1990s and in her new memoir she describes what it was like to be a young female musician in a male-dominated industry. She sits down..
Asbury Park: A Jersey Shore town's rebirthIn the past decade the Jersey Shore town of Asbury Park has experienced a renaissance, including the Sea Hear Now Music and Arts Festival, which attracted thousands of visitors last summer. Ahead of..
Peter Frampton bids New York City farewell with final bowGrammy Award-winning guitarist Peter Frampton has been touring for 50 years but a sudden illness forced the 69-year-old to announce a farewell tour. "CBS This Morning" co-host Anthony Mason joined..
Special Report: Trump-Ukraine phone call transcript releasedThe White House has released a transcript of President Trump's July phone call with the president of Ukraine – a conversation that sparked a whistleblower complaint about the president's conduct by a..
Peter Frampton looks back on his 1970 Madison Square Garden showGrammy Award-winning guitarist Peter Frampton has been touring for 50 years but a sudden illness forced the 69-year-old to announce a farewell tour earlier this year. "CBS This Morning" co-host Anthony..
Peter Frampton on preparing for his final show: "I don't ever want it to end"Grammy Award-winning guitarist Peter Frampton has been touring for 50 years but a sudden illness forced the 69-year-old to announce a farewell tour earlier this year. "CBS This Morning" co-host Anthony..
Andrew Yang: "The American Dream is dying by the numbers"The ten candidates who made the cut for the third Democratic presidential debate include nine politicians -- and Andrew Yang. The 44-year-old entrepreneur, who made millions running a test prep..
Andrew Yang on his ground game in New Hampshire and Iowa2020 Democratic presidential contender Andrew Yang spoke with “CBS This Morning” co-host Anthony Mason his plans for key states, including Iowa and New Hampshire. The contender also discussed his..
2020 hopeful Andrew Yang on why he can beat President TrumpBusinessman Andrew Yang believes he can beat Joe Biden for the Democratic nomination and President Trump in the general election. Yang spoke with "CBS This Morning" co-host Anthony Mason, and CBSN..
Andrew Yang: I can beat Joe Biden in 2020In an interview you'll see only on “CBS This Morning,” democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang said he is confident that he can defeat front-runner Joe Biden. Currently, the businessman is..
Sarfraz Manzoor on new Bruce Springsteen film "Blinded by the Light"Sarfraz Manzoor fell in love with the music of Bruce Springsteen while growing up in working-class England. His story is the basis for the new movie "Blinded by the Light," which will be in theaters..
Director Erin Lee Carr on living with her famous father's legacyDirector Erin Lee Carr has two acclaimed documentaries appearing on HBO this year. One of those documentaries, “I Love You, Now Die,” follows the story of Michelle Carter, the woman convicted of..
Inside James Bond's Aston Martin, expected to net $4 to 6 million at auctionFour cars were made for the early James Bond movies -- and one of them will be up for auction next week. "CBS This Morning" co-host Anthony Mason got to fulfill a lifelong fantasy and take the Aston..
Special Report: Labor Secretary Alex Acosta resigns amid criticism of Jeffrey Epstein plea dealPresident Trump has announced that Labor Secretary Alex Acosta is stepping down. Acosta had faced calls from Democrats to resign over his handling of a controversial 2008 secret plea deal with accused..
Bastille frontman Dan Smith on the "happy accident" of his success and new albumBastille is the band behind the multi-platinum song "Pompeii." Last month, the Grammy-nominated band released its third studio album, "Doom Days." "CBS This Morning" co-host Anthony Mason sat down with..
The Black Keys dismiss rumors that they hated each otherSix-time Grammy winners the Black Keys will release their first new album in five years on Friday. In their only TV interview, Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney address rumors of their breakup and tell..
The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney open up about their time apartThe multi-Grammy Award-winning Black Keys are releasing their first new music in five years on Friday with their new album, "Let's Rock." In this excerpt of their only TV interview, Dan Auerbach and..
The Black Keys on why they took a break from touring: "It can become 'Groundhog Day'"The multi-Grammy Award-winning Black Keys are releasing their first new music in five years on Friday with their new album, "Let's Rock." In this excerpt of their only TV interview, Dan Auerbach and..
"CBS This Morning Saturday" says goodbye to co-host Anthony Mason"CBS This Morning Saturday" says goodbye to Anthony Mason, co-host of the broadcast, with a review of some of his best interviews. Mason will still appear during the week on "CBS This Morning"
Normandy ceremony honors D-Day heroes 75 years laterWorld leaders gathered in France to honor the Allied forces who landed on Normandy beaches 75 years ago. At least 170 aging veterans who took part in the operation in 1944 returned to reflect on the..
WWII historian on the significance of D-Day invasion: "Everything was at stake"Robert Citino, the senior historian at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans joins "CBS This Morning" co-host Anthony Mason in Normandy to discuss why the stakes were so high back on June 6,..