K.J. Matthews is a seasoned journalist. She started her career working as a reporter and producer for CBS, ABC, and FOX-TV affiliates nationwide.
Her most notable work can be seen on CNN, where she covered entertainment for nearly a decade. Her TV, film, and music work regularly appeared on CNN, CNN International, HLNtv, CNN digital and on the following shows: AC 360, The Situation Room, New Day, CNN Tonight with Don Lemon, Erin Burnett OutFront and Morning Express with Robin Meade. She was part of a team that won a Peabody Award. She was also one of the co-producers of CNN’s award winning special, CNN Heroes: An All-star Tribute
K.J. has also worked for the Emmy Award-winning show, Extra. And most recently, she’s been an entertainment contributor for BBC World Service Radio, BBC World News TV, and Germany’s DW English Network and Australia’s ABC Network.
The Los Angeles native has a Bachelor’s Degree from UCLA as well.