Author Alisyn Camerota Discusses Her Book “Amanda Wakes Up“
When Amanda Gallo, fresh from the backwater of local TV, lands the job of her dreams at FAIR News—the coveted morning anchor slot—she’s finally made it. She feels for the first time that she can make her mom and her best friend proud and think about an actual future with her boyfriend, Charlie. But she finds her journalistic ideals shredded as she struggles to keep up with the issues in a ratings-crazed madhouse—battling for hair and makeup time, coping with her co-anchor and showing her media maestro boss that she’s got what it takes. Walking a knife’s edge between ambition and survival, and about to break the biggest story of her career, Amanda must decide what she’s willing to give up to get ahead—and what she needs to hold on to save herself. Author Alisyn Camerota joins us to discuss her book, “Amanda Wakes Up.“
Alisyn Lane Camerota is an American journalist and anchor of CNN’s morning show New Day and formerly at FOX News. Camerota has covered stories nationally and internationally and has twice been nominated for an Emmy Award for news reporting.Wikipedia
Former Fox News Anchor Shares about Sexual Harassment at Work
“There’s no good that comes from suffering in silence.”
CNN Anchor and former Fox News host Alisyn Camerota shares about the environment of sexual harassment and abuse by Roger Ailes. She shares that the only way to grow is to shed light on these things. Alisyn shares that she used to pride herself on being able to navigate through harassment in the workplace, and she gives tips on what you should do if you experience sexual harassment at work.
Morning Show Anchor’s Off-Camera Infertility Struggle
Co-anchor of CNN’s morning show “New Day,” Alisyn Camerota wakes up at 3 AM to start preparing for her morning show. But not many people know that Alisyn struggled with infertility and has made it her mission to help others dealing with the same.
Camerota has covered the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Houston, the Paris and Brussels terror attacks, and the Parkland school shooting. She interviewed the Parkland student survivors and representatives of the National Rifle Association in the hours after the shooting. Camerota has held dozens of panels with Donald Trump supporters, and is a frequent critic of Trump. Camerota has also covered the Me Too movement.
Outside of her role anchoring New Day, Camerota has anchored a number of primetime specials, including Tipping Point: Sexual Harassment in America and The Hunting Ground: Sexual Assault on Campus.
I Know This Much Is True: The Truth Within The Story (Interview) | HBO
The cast of I Know This Much Is True, NAMI CEO Daniel H. Gillison Jr., and CNN New Day’s Alisyn Camerota discuss the impact mental illness has had on their lives.
Based on the 1998 bestselling novel by Wally Lamb, adapted and directed by Derek Cianfrance, this limited series follows the parallel lives of identical twin brothers, played by Mark Ruffalo. A family saga, it tells a story of betrayal, sacrifice and forgiveness set against the backdrop of 20th-century America.+