In case you missed it, last night on CNN, Studio 20 Professor Jason Samuels produced Soledad O’Brien’s live one-hour exclusive interview with Imam Feisal of the controversial Park 51 project. The interview has been cited in numerous news reports.

(Source: CNN)

Studio 20 professor joins CNN as lead producer

Congrats to Studio 20’s Professor Jason Samuels who recently left BET to join CNN as a lead producer for CNN’s award-winning, long-form documentary unit ‘In America” - which strives to present untold stories in underreported communities. Professor Samuels’ first prime time documentary for CNN will air in the fall.  Learn more about CNN’s “In America” here.