Dan Abrams


Dan is the founder of the Abrams Media Network, which includes Mediaite.com, The Law&Crime Network and LawandCrime.com, TheMarySue.com, AmboTV.com and created and sold Sportsgrid.com. He is also a best-selling author, the Chief Legal Affairs Anchor for ABC News, host of SiriusXM radio show ​The Dan Abrams Show: Where Politics Meets The Law, and the former host of the hit show LivePD on A&E Network. Previously, Dan served as the General Manager of MSNBC where he defined the network as “The Place for Politics”. During his tenure, the network saw its most significant ratings and profit gains to date. He also hosted “The Abrams Report”, a nightly legal affairs program, and the acclaimed “Verdict with Dan Abrams”. Most recently he was the co-anchor of “Nightline” on ABC News.​ Dan is also a critically acclaimed author. His latest book, John Adams Under Fire: The Founding Father’s Fight for Justice in the Boston Massacre Murder Trial, became an immediate New York Times bestseller on release in March, 2020.

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    • Dan Abrams: “One-Man Media Conglomerate”

      February 19, 2020

      Dan Abrams sat down with Broadcasting+Cable business editor Jon Lafayette recently to discuss Law&Crime Network and his new book John Adams Under Fire: The Founding Father’s Fight for Justice in The Boston Massacre Trial and his other media ventures. The interview shed light on how Dan has become what B+C calls a “One-man media conglomerate.”

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    • Court Cam Renewed for Second Season by A&E

      January 31, 2020

      Dan Abrams’ latest collaboration with A&E has been picked up for a second season following a wildly successful first one, the Wrap reported Thursday. The show explored the sometimes wild side of America’s criminal courts and showed the stories behind these moments. By interviewing the judges, lawyers, and defendants involved, Dan was able to guide the audience through enthralling stories.

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    • Dan Abrams to Host and Executive Produce New A&E Network Show Court Cam

      October 24, 2019

      A&E Network announced a new collaboration with ABC Chief Legal Analyst and Live PD host Dan Abrams. Following the success of Live PD and The Law&Crime Network, A&E has teamed up with Abrams and his production company, Law&Crime Productions, to produce Court Cam a behind the scenes look into some of the most wild, unruly, and dramatic moments in courts across the country. Watch the promo on TheWrap.com and elsewhere.

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