Marcus Smith
  • Follow me on:

Marcus Smith is an Emmy Award-winning senior producer for KTLA 5 News. He produces the KTLA 5 News at 10 and the KTLA 5 News at 11.


Recent Articles
  • Diva Defined with Sheryl Lee Ralph: Bresha Webb

    In this hilarious episode of “Diva Defined with Sheryl Lee Ralph,” actress and comedian Bresha Webb talks about her Journey from Baltimore, Maryland to Hollywood. Bresha discusses the importance of faith on her road to success, being typecast and reinventing herself as an actress and comedian. Subscribe to “Diva Defined with Sheryl Lee Ralph”: via iTunes | RSS Sheryl Lee Ralph on social media: Twitter | Instagram About the Podcast: “Diva Defined with Sheryl Lee Ralph” More podcasts from KTLA: […]

  • Diva Defined with Sheryl Lee Ralph: Loni Love

    Comedian and Talk Show Host Loni Love opens up, like she never has before, about her love life, career and the importance of having a sister circle. Loni spills the tea on why she decided to choose life and be more mindful of her health. It’s an intimate conversation that you won’t want to miss. Subscribe to “Diva Defined with Sheryl Lee Ralph”: via iTunes | RSS Sheryl Lee Ralph on social media: Twitter | Instagram About the Podcast: “Diva […]

  • About the Podcast: “Diva Defined with Sheryl Lee Ralph”

    Welcome to “Diva Defined with Sheryl Lee Ralph,” with new episodes released every Thursday. Legendary actress, singer, producer and activist Sheryl Lee Ralph sits down with some of her famous and influential friends for her new podcast “Diva Defined.” Season one guests include Chandra Wilson (“Grey’s Anatomy”), Loni Love (“The Real”), Bresha Webb (“Marlon,” “Ride Along 2”), Shaun Robinson (“Access Hollywood”), Sherri Shepherd (“The View,” “Trial and Error”), Dawn-Lyen Gardner (“Queen Sugar”) and many, many more. The conversations are empowering, […]

  • L.A. Pride: Thousands to Descend on West Hollywood for 46th Annual Festival, Parade

    Forty-seven years after the Stonewall riots in New York City, which sparked the modern LGBT rights movement, the annual L.A. Pride festival and parade is expected to attract thousands of revelers to West Hollywood. This report aired on the KTLA 5 News at 11 p.m. on June 9, 2016.

  • Harmony Samuels: ‘We Are the People Who Design the Full Package’

    Famed music producer Harmony Samuels describes how he got to where he is. Cher Calvin reports for KTLA 5 News. A shorter version of this story aired on the KTLA 5 News at 9 on Dec. 1, 2013.

  • Matriarch of African-American LGBT Community Celebrated

    LOS ANGELES (KTLA) — The woman who opened a storied African-American LGBT night club four decades ago was celebrated for her impact on the lives of countless people. Jewel Thais Williams is the owner of Jewel’s Catch One on West Pico Boulevard and considered a matriarch of the community. She learned about running a business from owning a dress shop, but she was interested in creating a club that was welcome to gay people. “It’s been especially a sanctuary for […]