Charlie Rose Biography (1942-)

Full name, Charles Peete Rose, Jr.; born January 5, 1942, in Henderson, NC; son of Charles Peete, Sr. (a tobacco farmer and owner of a country store) andMargaret (a tobacco farmer and owner of a country store) Rose; married Mary King (a television journalist), c. 1968 (divorced, 1980). Addresses: Agent: International Creative Management, 8942 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90211-1934.; Office: Rose Communications, 499 Park Ave., New York, NY 10022.

Talk show host, producer, correspondent, editor, news anchor
Birth Details
January 5, 1942
Henderson, North Carolina, United States

Famous Works

  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Correspondent, USA: People in Politics, PBS, 1976
  • (With others) Host, A.M. Chicago, ABC, 1978
  • Host, The Charlie Rose Show, NBC, 1979
  • Host, The Charlie Rose Show, KXAS (Texas), 1979-1981
  • Host, The Charlie Rose Show, NBC, 1981
  • Host, The Charlie Rose Show, WRC (Washington, DC) and syndicated,1981-1983
  • Anchor, CBS News Nightwatch, CBS, 1984-1990
  • (With others) Host, CBS Morning News, CBS, 1986
  • Host, E.D.J. Entertainment Daily Journal (also known as Personalities), Fox, 1990
  • Host, Charlie Rose, syndicated, 1991-1992, PBS and The Learning Channel, 1993-?
  • Correspondent, 60 Minutes II, CBS, 1999-?
  • Television Work
  • Series
  • Executive producer, Bill Moyers' Journal, PBS, 1975
  • Executive producer and editor, Charlie Rose, syndicated, 1991-1992, PBS, 1993-?
  • Television Appearances
  • Specials
  • Moderator, Public Television--Public Debate with Charlie Rose, PBS, 1992
  • Host, In Concert at the United Nations, PBS, 1992
  • Himself, Great Performances' 20th Anniversary Special, PBS, 1992
  • One on One with Roger Payne, The Discovery Channel, 1992
  • Himself, Kiss-Kiss Dahlings!, 1992
  • Presenter, The 54th Alfred I. Du Pont/Columbia University Awards,1996
  • Host, Vermeer in America: A Charlie Rose Special, WNET (New York City), 1997
  • Fifty Years of Television: A Celebration of the Academy of TelevisionArts and Sciences Golden Anniversary, HBO, 1997
  • Host, A Charlie Rose Special, USA Network, 1997
  • Other specials include America: The Fires Within and Salman Rushdie: A Conversation with Charlie Rose, both PBS.
  • Episodic
  • Voice of himself, "Kill the Alligator and Run," The Simpsons (animated), Fox, 2000
  • Anchor or reporter for episodes of CBS Morning News, CBS This Morning, Face the Nation, and 48 Hours, all CBS.
  • Television Work
  • Episodic
  • Producer of "A Conversation with Jimmy Carter," USA: People in Politics, PBS.
  • Film Appearances
  • Himself, Primary Colors (also known as Mit aller Macht, Perfect Couple, and Primary Colors), MCA/Universal, 1998

Further Reference


    • Newsmakers, 1994 Cumulation, Gale, 1994
    • People Weekly, October 6, 1986
    • Texas Monthly, August, 1999, p. 26

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