Wynton Marsalis Named CBS News Cultural Correspondent

Marsalis will contribute to ‘CBS This Morning’ and ‘CBS Sunday Morning’

Wynton Marsalis has been named Cultural Correspondent for CBS, it was announced by CBS News Chairman and 60 Minutes Executive Producer Jeff Fager and David Rhodes, President, CBS News. In this role, Marsalis will provide insight into a broad range of cultural and educational developments on CBS This Morningand CBS Sunday Morning. His first CBS News appearance will be on January 16, 2012, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday.