John Overall

Broadcast News: How is it Different from Film and TV? -
09:00 am 10/15/2019
Coconino, Tucson Convention Center

While there are many shared skills between the Broadcast News, Film, and TV industries, there are many critical differences to be aware of as you launch and grow your career. Join this session to hear from industry experts in the Broadcast News industry to hear there tips, lesson-learned, and insights on this exciting industry.

John Overall anchors News 4 Tucson at 5, 6 and 10 p.m., Monday through Friday. John has been part of the News 4 team for more than 10 years. He has been a TV journalist for more than 25 years. John began his broadcasting career as a sports anchor/reporter in Roswell, NM. Seven years later he made the switch to news, working as an anchor/reporter in several markets including Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Phoenix, and Anchorage, Alaska. John has won a number of awards for his work in the field and on the desk including back to back Best News Anchor Electronic Media Awards in Las Vegas. He is most proud of his two sons LJ and Jake who attend Hamilton High School in Chandler. In his spare time, John enjoys playing golf and working out.