Tucker Carlson

Tucker Carlson

Host of 'Tucker Carlson Tonight'

Tucker Carlson currently serves as host of FOX News Channel’s flagship primetime cable news program, Tucker Carlson Tonight (weekdays 8PM/ET).  He joined the network in 2009 as a contributor. On his program each night, Carlson features powerful analysis and helps bring important perspective to what’s happening in America and around the world.Read More

Carlson and his team recently launched the two flagship programs on the network’s streaming service, Fox Nation. Tucker Carlson Originals is an in-depth documentary series where Carlson and his producers travel to important stories and bring them into sharper focus. Tucker Carlson Today is a new show every Monday, Wednesday and Friday featuring a single in-studio guest having a long conversation with Carlson that often lasts for an entire hour. Both programs are available to stream on FOXNation.com

Prior to the launch of his primetime Fox News Channel program, Carlson served as a co-host of FOX & Friends Weekend (weekends 6-10AM/ET). He also provided analysis for America’s Election Headquarters on primary and caucus nights, including the 2016 and 2012 presidential elections, as well as the 2014 midterm election.

Before joining Fox News, Carlson hosted Tucker on MSNBC from 2005-2008 and PBS’ Tucker Carlson: Unfiltered. He joined CNN in 2000 as its youngest anchor ever, co-hosting The Spin Room and went on to become co-host of CNN’s Crossfire until its 2005 cancellation. Additionally, Carlson founded and acted as editor-in-chief of The Daily Caller, a political news website he launched in 2010.

Carlson graduated with a B.A. in history from Trinity College.