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John Anderson in "Wipeout" with John Henson (left)
John Anderson Wipeout with John Henson (left)
John Anderson is the co-host of ABC's reality competition series, "Wipeout."

John Anderson joined ESPN in June 1999 as an ESPNEWS anchor and now anchors "SportsCenter," ESPN's flagship sports news program. John Anderson works the 11:00 p.m. or 1:00 a.m. one-hour edition, the latter being re-aired throughout weekday mornings. "SportsCenter" earned Emmy Awards in 2004 and 2005 in the daily studio show category.

John Anderson came to ESPN from KPHO-TV in Phoenix, Arizona, where he was a weekend sports anchor from 1996 to 1999. Prior to KPHO, John Anderson was a sports reporter and weekend sports anchor at KOTV in Tulsa, Oklahoma (1990 to 1996). John Anderson was also a sports photographer and reporter at Tulsa's KTUL-TV from 1988 to 1990.

John Anderson, a native of Green Bay, Wisconsin, won the Outstanding Sports Feature Reporting Award, presented by the Oklahoma Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, in 1994 and 1995. In 1997 John Anderson received the Associated Press Television Award in Arizona for Outstanding Performance in Broadcast Journalism. In 2003 John Anderson co-wrote a book with golfer Chi Chi Rodriquez, Chi Chi's Golf Games You Gotta Play, which teaches players how to play better golf and have fun while playing.


Hometown: Green Bay, WI

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caroline says:
hey John, are you really a twin?

Who is John Anderson dating? What do you think of John Anderson?

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