LeDuff Gets National Beat For Fox Stations
Charlie LeDuff on Monday was named national news correspondent for Fox Television Stations (FTS). In addition to leading a series of national news reports on all Fox O&Os called The Americans with Charlie LeDuff, he will continue his role as investigative reporter for Fox’s WJBK Detroit.
In making the announcement, Sharri Berg, SVP of news operations, FTS, said: “Charlie’s unorthodox storytelling, no-holds-barred attitude and exceptional wit combine to produce a news product that is unlike any other reporting out there.”
During his tenure at WJBK, LeDuff has exposed incompetence and corruption in Detroit. He is also the best-selling author of Detroit: An American Autopsy in 2012. From 1995 to 2007, LeDuff was a reporter for The New York Times. He is the author of US Guys: The True and Twisted Mind of the American Man, Work and Other Sins and Detroit: An American Autopsy.
LeDuff contributed to the 2001 Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times series How Race Is Lived in America and has also received a Meyer Berger Award for distinguished writing about New York City.