Thread: OT: Sports anchor leaving
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11-08-2012, 02:01 PM
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Originally Posted by cheswick View Post
Why is it that to be a female sportscaster you have to be pretty attractive. You'd never see the female equivalent of a Gord Miller or Bob Mackenzie getting an on air job.
Teresa Hergert wasn't attractive. But yeah, that's the only example I can think of.

Also, looks are more important in the anchor role than more functional jobs like play-by-play (Gord Miller) or reporting/opinion roles (Bob McKenzie).

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