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CBS News's Doane Named Correspondent for New Quibi Show '60 in 6'

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CBS News reporter Seth Doane has been named a correspondent for 60 in 6, a 60 Minutes spin-off that will stream on mobile video streaming platform Quibi.

Doane, who lives in Rome, is a Peabody Award-winning journalist who has been a reporter for the CBS Evening News and contributed to CBS Sunday Morning, which he will continue to do in a new, formal role as correspondent.

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60 in 6 will bite off stories in six-minute episodes for easy mobile consumption.

"Seth has covered some of the most important stories of the last decade, and I can’t wait for him to start reporting for 60 in 6,” said Bill Owens, 60 Minutes executive producer. “Seth’s approach to telling stories is a perfect match for what we will do on Quibi.”

John Eggerton
John Eggerton

Contributing editor John Eggerton has been an editor and/or writer on media regulation, legislation and policy for over four decades, including covering the FCC, FTC, Congress, the major media trade associations, and the federal courts. In addition to Multichannel News and Broadcasting + Cable, his work has appeared in Radio World, TV Technology, TV Fax, This Week in Consumer Electronics, Variety and the Encyclopedia Britannica.