Jon Frankel

Correspondent, "Real Sports with Bryan Gumbel," HBO

Jon Frankel is a TV correspondent for HBO’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel and CNBC’s On The Money. As a member of the HBO team, Frankel received an Emmy nomination for his report “Big Coal,” which looked at the federal government’s roll back of the Clean Air Act’s New Source Review and the effects of air pollution on young athletes. He is also the producer, director, and videographer of the documentary Hellfighters: A Season in Harlem, which premiered at the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival. Previously, Frankel spent ten years reporting for CBS, ABC, and NBC as a general assignment and national news correspondent.

Videos/Audio of Jon Frankel

What does it mean to perform at the top of your game physically and mentally? A top fitness expert, Paralympic athlete... See more
Most journalists covering sports were drawn initially to their ringside seats because they wanted to see the action up... See more
More than ever, the world of sports is at cultural crossroads in the United States. This past year alone, several... See more