Current Adds On-Air Talent


Current Monday announced its initial roster of on-air talent.

The new independent network, led by Al Gore and Joel Hyatt, is set to debut Aug. 1.

Current’s on-air talent includes:

• Gotham Chopra, who will beproducer, reporter and host for an array of programming, including Current Soul.

• Conor Knighton, writer and anchor for Google Current.

• Laura Ling, who will serve as an on-air reporter while managing the network’s original-enterprise video-journalism division.

• Host Amaya Brecher.

• Justin Gunn, who will work on the viewer-contributed-content side of Current, as well as producing and reporting his own stories.

• Host Shauntay Hinton.

• Producer, reporter and hostRawley Valverde.

• Kinga Philipps, who will serve as a network host and an anchor of Google Current.

• Host and producerJason Silva.

• Host and producerMax Lugavere.

• Host Johnny Bell.