Paul Button





Paul Button has worked in the television industry for more than 30 years, with 27 of them spent here in Los Angeles at KCBS/KCAL. Currently the stations' Managing Editor, Button began at KCAL in 1990, just after the station was purchased by the Walt Disney Company. He initially developed, launched and produced an early morning newscast, and then went on to produce KCAL 9-News at Noon, for which he won a Los Angeles Area Emmy in 1993. That was followed by a stint producing the acclaimed KCAL 9-News World Report.

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  • Television Academy Governors Bob Bronow and Paul Button attend the Television Academy’s Music Peer Group Emmy Nominee Reception in the Saban Media Center at the Television Academy’s NoHo Arts District Campus on  on Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017 in Los Angeles.

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  • Television Academy governor Paul Button and Hannah Button attend the Television Academy's 2017 Performers Peer Group Celebration of the 69th Emmy Awards at Montage Beverly Hills on Monday, August 21, 2017, in Beverly Hills, California.

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  • L. A. Area governors Paul Button and Beatriz Gomez and Vice Chair, L.A. Area, Academy Executive Committee Mitch Waldow at the L.A. Area Emmy Awards presented at the Television Academy's Wolf Theatre at the Saban Media Center on Saturday, July 22, 2017, in North Hollywood, California.

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