TIME Television

Diane Sawyer: A Look Back

From pageant queen to media icon, a look at Diane Sawyer's life and career over the years

Diane Sawyer is leaving her anchor chair on ABC’s World News to embarking on a new adventure across ABC platforms. The network said she’ll be “tackling big issues and extraordinary interviews.”

Sawyer once anchored Good Morning America and Primetime, conducting interviews ranging from members of the White House to pop-culture icons. Here’s a look back at her career.

Your browser is out of date. Please update your browser at http://update.microsoft.com


Dear TIME Reader,

As a regular visitor to TIME.com, we are sure you enjoy all the great journalism created by our editors and reporters. Great journalism has great value, and it costs money to make it. One of the main ways we cover our costs is through advertising.

The use of software that blocks ads limits our ability to provide you with the journalism you enjoy. Consider turning your Ad Blocker off so that we can continue to provide the world class journalism you have become accustomed to.

The TIME Team