Chris Schauble
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Chris Schauble is the co-anchor of KTLA 5 Morning News from 4 a.m. to 7 a.m. on weekdays.

Since moving to Los Angeles in 2001, Chris has earned multiple awards, including two Emmy awards and five Golden Mike Awards. In 2007, he was also named to the San Fernando Valley Business Journal's "40 Under 40" list (he laughingly admits he no longer qualifies).

Chris is passionate about his work, family and fitness. He is a marathoner and triathlete, having competed in three Ironman competitions, including the Ironman World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.

Prior to his Los Angeles work, Chris spent time at KCNC-TV in Denver where he covered a number of national stories. His coverage of the Columbine High School shootings helped the station earn a regional Emmy for spot news. In 2000, Chris was named "Television Journalist of the Year" by the Colorado Association of Black Journalists, and in 2001 he was honored as one of Denver’s top 10 history-makers by Urban Spectrum Magazine.

Schauble holds a Bachelor of Arts in broadcast journalism from Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colo. He was honored by Fort Lewis College with the 2002 "Distinguished Alumni Award." In addition to his work as a journalist, Chris has been an instructor for speech communications and media research analysis at Miles College in Birmingham, Ala., and was a guest Instructor at the Poynter Institute in St. Petersburg, Fla. He is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.

As an adoptee himself, Chris has dedicated much of his free time to helping needy children. He has been recognized by the city of Los Angeles and the state of California multiple times for his ongoing community service. Chris, his wife and their two sets of twin girls live in the Los Angeles area.


Recent Articles
  • Chris Schauble took home a third place medal for KTLA during the Nautica Malibu Triathlon on Sept. 14, 2014. (Credit: KTLA)

    KTLA Finishes in Second, Third Place at Nautica Malibu Triathlon

    KTLA`s Chris Schauble and Christina Pascucci participated in Sunday`s Nautica Triathlon in Malibu, which benefits the Children`s Hospital Los Angeles` pediatric cancer research program. The event raised a record $1.3 million for the program.

  • Sandra Andrade lost her young daughter Sophia to cancer. She is now raising money for pediatric cancer research in her daughter's memory. (Credit: Andrade family photo)

    After Daughter’s Death, Grief-Stricken Mom Raises Money for Pediatric Cancer Research

    A mother heartbroken over her young’s daughter death will compete in this weekend’s Nautica Malibu Triathlon to help raise money for pediatric cancer research at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Sandra Andrade’s daughter was just 2-year-old when she was diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer in October 2011. “One of the worst days, I think, of our lives,” Andrade told KTLA. But after surgery and multiple rounds of chemotherapy at Children’s Hospital L.A., the family got some good news: Sophia was declared […]

  • Months-Long Search Ends; Chris Schauble Reunites With Biological Mother

    When KTLA 5 Morning News anchor Chris Schauble started the journey to find his biological parents, he said he wasn’t sure what to expect. Six months later, it turned out better than he had ever hoped. After DNA tests, working with a private investigator and dealing with the Florida court system, his journey finally led him to Texas for the reunion of a lifetime. Amid tears of joy, Schauble was finally able to meet his biological mother, who had never […]

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    Raw Video: “You Never Really Left My Mind,” Says Chris Schauble’s Biological Mother

    In this unedited video, KTLA 5 Morning News anchor Chris Schauble and his biological mother discuss his adoption, the power of hope and their reunion. A portion of this video originally aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News on Friday, April 25, 2014.

  • “I’m OK Now,” Says Chris Schauble’s Biological Mother During Emotional Reunion

    “I’m OK Now,” Says Chris Schauble’s Biological Mother During Emotional Reunion

    After decades of wondering and months of searching, KTLA 5 Morning News anchor Chris Schauble finally met his biological mother, who lives in Texas. Schauble — who was adopted at an early age — learned the true story of his birth and the history behind his parents’ love. This video originally aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News on Friday, April 25, 2014.

  • Chris Schauble’s Search for Biological Mother Leads to Texas

    Chris Schauble’s Search for Biological Mother Leads to Texas

    After meeting his biological half-brother, learning more about his heritage and visiting the gravesite of his late, biological father, KTLA 5 Morning News anchor Chris Schauble headed to Texas for a special reunion: meeting his biological mother. This video originally aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News on Friday, April 25, 2014.

  • Chris Schauble Learns Biological Father’s Identity, Visits Gravesite

    Chris Schauble Learns Biological Father’s Identity, Visits Gravesite

    Despite never being able to meet his biological father face to face, KTLA 5 Morning News anchor Chris Schauble says he’s found beauty in learning about his family history and visiting the gravesite of his late father who passed away in 1995. This video originally aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News on Thursday, April 24, 2014.

  • Raw Video: Chris Schauble Learns More About Father’s Murder Charge

    Raw Video: Chris Learns More About Biological Father’s Murder Charge

    “I was excited because I wanted my dad,” said Chris Schauble’s biological half-brother describing their father’s release following a murder charged being dropped. Schauble, who was adopted at an early age, reunited with his half-brother following a six-month search for his biological parents that led KTLA to Florida to meet the family.

  • Chris Schauble Meets His Biological Half-Brother

    Chris Schauble Meets His Biological Half-Brother

    An emotional reunion four decades in the making brings KTLA 5 Morning News anchor Chris Schauble to Madison, Fla., in the search for his biological parents. For the first time, Schauble met his older half-brother JC Robinson Jr. This video originally aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News on Thursday, April 24, 2014.