Glenn Lee Beck (born February 10, 1964) is an American television personality and radio host, conservative political commentator, author, television network producer,
filmmaker, and entrepreneur.
He hosts the Glenn Beck Radio Program, a popular nationally syndicated talk-radio show that airs throughout the United States on Premiere Radio Networks and the Glenn Beck
television program, which ran from January 2006 to October 2008 on HLN, from January 2009 to June 2011 on the Fox News Channel and currently airs on TheBlaze.
Beck has authored six New York Times–bestselling books.
Beck is the founder and CEO of Mercury Radio Arts, a multimedia production company through which he produces content for radio, television, publishing, the stage, and the Internet.
It was announced on April 6, 2011, that Beck would "transition off of his daily program" on Fox News later in the year but would team with Fox to "produce a slate of projects for
Fox News Channel and Fox News' digital properties".
Beck's last daily show on the network was June 30, 2011.
In 2012, The Hollywood Reporter named Beck on its Digital Power Fifty list.
Beck's supporters praise him as a constitutional stalwart defending traditional American values, while his critics contend he promotes conspiracy theories and employs incendiary
rhetoric for ratings.
Beck launched TheBlaze in 2011 after leaving Fox News.
He currently hosts his hour-long afternoon program, The Glenn Beck Program on weekdays, and his three-hour morning radio show, both of which are broadcast on TheBlaze.
Beck is also writing and producing several original film and television projects; History House, which follows the adventures of Johnny Appleseed and Bookworm as they
travel through the greatest stories ever told. History House's trailer was called "reminiscent of a Pixar short" by the Huffington Post; The Revolutionary, a Spanish-language
film set in Central America, Immortal, an upcoming film featuring a warrior Santa Claus who meets the Christ after losing his son to the wilderness, and Voltage, a planned
television show about the conflict between inventors Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla.
Beck has reached #1 on the New York Times Bestseller List in four separate categories as of 2010: Hardcover Non-Fiction, Paperback Non-Fiction, Hardcover Fiction,
and Children's Picture Books.
2003 - The Real America: Messages from the Heart and Heartland.
Simon and Schuster - ISBN 978-0-7434-9696-4
2007 - An Inconvenient Book: Real Solutions to the World's Biggest Problems.
Simon and Schuster - ISBN 978-1-4391-6857-8
2008 - America's March to Socialism: Why We're One Step Closer to Giant Missile Parades - (Audiobook)
2013 - Control: Exposing the Truth About Guns.
Threshold Editions - ISBN 978-1-4767-3988-5
2008 - An Unlikely Mormon: The Conversion Story of Glenn Beck,
Deseret Book - (Audiobook). ISBN 978-1-59038-944-7
2009 - America's March to Socialism: Why We're One Step Closer to Giant Missile Parades,
Simon & Schuster Audio - (Audio CD). ISBN 978-0-7435-9854-5
2009 - Common Sense: The Case Against an Out-of-Control Government,
Simon & Schuster - ISBN 978-1-4391-6857-8.
2009 - Arguing With Idiots: How to Stop Small Minds and Big Government,
Simon & Schuster - ISBN 978-1-4165-9501-4
2010 - Idiots Unplugged,
Simon & Schuster (Audio CD) - ISBN 1-4423-3396-0
2010 - Broke: The Plan to Restore Our Trust, Truth, and Treasure,
Simon & Schuster - ISBN 1-4423-3457-6
2011 - The 7: Seven Wonders That Will Change Your Life, Keith Ablow, co-author;
Threshold Editions - ISBN 978-1-4516-2551-6
2011 - The Original Argument: The Federalists' Case for the Constitution, Adapted for the 21st Century, with Joshua Charles;
Threshold Editions - ISBN 978-1-4516-5061-7
2011 - Being George Washington: The Indispensable Man, As You've Never Seen Him.
Simon and Schuster - ISBN 978-1-4516-5931-3
2012 - Cowards: What Politicians, Radicals, and the Media Refuse to Say.
Simon and Schuster - ISBN 978-1-4516-9347-8
et al. (2013) - Miracles and Massacres: True and Untold Stories of the Making of America.
Threshold Editions - ISBN 978-1476764740
2008 - The Christmas Sweater,
Simon & Schuster - ISBN 978-1-4165-9485-7
2010 - The Overton Window,
Threshold Editions - ISBN 978-1-4391-8430-1
2011 - The Snow Angel,
Threshold Editions - ISBN 978-1-4391-8720-3
2012 - Agenda 21,
Threshold Editions - ISBN 978-1476716695
2009 - The Christmas Sweater: A Picture Book,
Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing - ISBN 978-1-4169-9543-2
2011 - The Snow Angel,
Aladdin Books - ISBN 978-1-4424-4448-5
Beck authorized a comic book:
2011 - Political Power: Glenn Beck, by Jerome Maida, Mark Sparacio (illus.);
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glenn_Beck - with edit by DAV FL 70 webmaster
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