WKRN Hires Chris O’Brien as Political Reporter

By Kevin Eck 

Chris O’Brien is joining Nashville ABC affiliate WKRN as its state Capitol reporter.

O’Brien shared the news on social media and thanked his old station for giving him a chance. “I had some great colleagues and bosses that I’ll always appreciate,” he wrote.

He comes from Spectrum News 1 in Charlotte, which he joined in June 2021 after graduating from the University of Florida.