Christopher "Chris" Wallace (born October 12, 1947) is an American journalist, currently the host of Fox News Sunday. During his career he has interviewed numerous news makers including U.S. Presidents George H. W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama, former Spanish Prime Minister José María Aznar, former Mexican President Vicente Fox, Vice President Dick Cheney, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, Senator Hillary Clinton, Senator John McCain and former Secretary of State Colin Powell. Wallace has won three Emmy Awards, the Dupont-Columbia Silver Baton Award, and a Peabody Award. Wallace has been with Fox News since 2003. As a previous moderator of Meet the Press, Wallace is the only person to date to have served as host/moderator of more than one of the major Sunday political talk shows.
Wallace was born in Chicago, Illinois. He is the son of Mike Wallace, the longtime reporter for 60 Minutes on CBS, and Norma Kaphan. His parents divorced when he was one year old, and he grew up with his stepfather Bill Leonard, eventually CBS News President. He only developed a relationship with his biological father when he reached the age of 14. Leonard gave him early exposure