Greg Russell

Publication: WDIV Live in the D

Greg RussellGreg Russell has been a television fixture for over 35 years. Based in Detroit, Greg Russell is the movie reviewer and celebrity interview for Live In The D on WDIV (NBC) in the Motor city. His celebrity interviews have a large presence on the station’s website, Movie Show Plus airs statewide in both Michigan and Indiana on the Comcast CN network. Greg’s movie reviews are also heard every Friday morning with Paul W. Smith on WJR AM 760.

Greg Russell is an Emmy Award winning producer (Positively Detroit) and was recognized by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences with a Silver Circle Award (2012). Greg was recently elected president of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (Michigan Chapter). Greg Is a member of the Broadcast Film Critic’s Association (Critic’s Choice Awards), The Detroit Film Critic’s and the African American Film Critic’s. Greg was also on the board for the Michigan chapter of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG). Greg Russell is also a long time radio personality in Detroit. Greg is a life long Detroiter.