Joohee Cho



Joohee Cho


Seoul Bureau Chief and Correspondent

ABC News

Joohee Cho is ABC News’ Seoul Bureau Chief and reporter covering the Korean peninsula. In this role she contributes on-and off-air reporting to all ABC News broadcasts, ABC News Radio and ABC NewsOne, the network’s affiliate news service, and also regularly files for ABC News’ digital platforms, including, ABC News NOW and ABC News’ webcasts. Ms. Cho hosts a variety of talk shows in South Korea's KBS, SBS, MBC, and other channels. She is also the author of a best-selling book, Aspire with Grace, which became hugely popular among South Korea's young female generation with messages of liberation and strategies on how women brought up in conservative society could break the cultural barrier in the global workforce. In 2008, Ms. Cho was the first and only network journalist to report from inside Myanmar following the devastating cyclone that ravaged the country. She spent nearly a week reporting from the worst-hit areas in the Irrawaddy Delta, filing for “World News with Diane Sawyer” and its webcast, and for “Good Morning America.” Since joining ABC News in 1999 as a producer in the Seoul bureau, Ms. Cho has contributed reporting to all ABC News broadcasts and platforms, including “World News,” “Nightline” and “Good Morning America.” She also contributed reporting to the award-winning primetime hour, “North Korea: Inside the Shadows,” anchored by Diane Sawyer.

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