After 22 years of waking up viewers on Sunday mornings, Charles Osgood will be hosting CBS Sunday Morning for the final time this weekend. Osgood took up the mantle of host at Sunday Morning in 1994 and continued the show’s long tradition of in-depth profiles and reporting, covering news, art, entertainment, science, literature, and culture. For millions of people, Osgood has been the voice of Sunday morning.
Available for limited speaking engagements, Charles Osgood brings his wide-range of interests, insights, and signature bow ties to the podium. His speeches — a mix of storytelling, piano playing, and television footage — have delighted people for years. Bring this icon of American broadcasting to your audience.
The creator, anchor, and writer of The Osgood File, Osgood combines poignant social commentary with an uncanny ability to find the irony and humor in everyday life. He has won four Emmy Awards, three Peabody Awards, and the International Radio and Television Society Award for Significant Achievement. Additionally, he was inducted into the Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame and the National Association of Broadcasters Hall of Fame.