Jim Lampley

American sportscaster, news anchor, film producer, and restaurant worker (born April 8, 1949)

Jim Lampley (born April 8, 1949) is an American sportscaster, news anchor, movie producer, and restaurant owner. Lampley has covered 14 Olympic Games on U.S. television.

Jim Lampley
James Lampley

(1949-04-08) April 8, 1949 (age 72)
OccupationTelevision journalist
Notable credit(s)
HBO World Championship Boxing Anchor and Co-Host (1988-present)
Olympic Games Reporter and Anchor (1984-present)
Spouse(s)Bree Walker (former)
Debra Schuss
Childrenthree daughters, one son

Lampley has announced Major League Baseball, the Indianapolis 500, college basketball, United States Football League, Super Bowl XIX, and boxing.

He has earned three Emmy awards.

Olympic CoverageEdit


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "NBCUNIVERSAL'S OLYMPIC TRADITION". NBC Sports Group Press Box. Retrieved 20 August 2012.