Garrick Utley

Garrick Utley

About Garrick Utley

Garrick Utley (born November 19, 1939) is an American TV journalist. He established his career reporting about the Vietnam War and has the distinction of being the first full-time television correspondent covering the war on-site. Utley was born in Chicago, Illinois. He graduated from Westtown School in 1957 and from Carleton College in 1961. His mother and father both were correspondents for NBC radio in the mid-20th century, based in Chicago. Utley served as weekend anchor during much of the 1970s, and frequently substituted for John Chancellor during that decade and for Tom Brokaw in the 1980s on NBC Nightly News. Utley also served as weekend anchor Sundays,1987a__1990 and Saturdays 1990- 1993 of NBC Nightly News.

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