Tony Harris

Tony Harris is an Emmy Award winning journalist and filmmaker. He is the host of the History Channel’s The Proof is Out There, a series that investigates and analyzes the world’s most mysterious videos, photos and audio recordings, separating fact from hoax. For six years, Harris anchored CNN Newsroom w/Tony Harris, where he earned George Foster Peabody Awards for coverage of the British petroleum oil spill and Hurricane Katrina. He also earned an Alfred I. duPont Award for coverage of the Southeast Asia tsunami. In a diverse broadcast career, Tony has served as an international news anchor for Al Jazeera English in Doha, Qatar during the 2011 Arab Spring and as New York-based correspondent for Entertainment Tonight. Tony is president of Merge Media Group LLC, which looks to produce and co-produce original factual and fictional content across all platforms. His first podcast, Monster: DC Sniper for iHeart Media and Tenderfoot TV is still a top rated, true crime podcast, with more that 12-million downloads after reaching number three in all of podcasting early in 2020.