Roland S. Martin, national award-winning journalist has been tapped to serve as host and managing editor of News One Now, a live one-hour, weekday morning news program created by TV One. It will be the network’s first daily news program.
The program will air on radio, television, and online and scheduled for a September 2013 debut.
News One Now will be based in Washington, D.C. and feature a broad spectrum of experts, newsmakers and celebrities who will share their insights on current affairs with Martin.
The show will also have a “Skype Net” segment where various Radio One hosts can provide daily weigh-ins on News One Now content, as well as inform the audience on hot topics in their regions.
Roland Martin is the 2013 National Association of Black Journalists’ Journalist of the Year and served as the host of TV One’s long-running, award-winning weekly news program, Washington Watch with Roland Martin. The show concluded its four-year run in May.