Magnus Carlsen (60 Minutes)
Carlsen appearance on US TV news magazine 60 minutes
Mark Crowther - Monday 20th February 2012
CBS Show 60 Minutes | http://www.60minutes.com
Magnus Carlsen appeared on the prestigious news show "60 Minutes" which has run on CBS since 1968. Reporter Bob Simon profiled Carlsen in a segment that appeared Sunday February 19th 2012. You can now see this interview and much additional material. There is footage of Carlsen in Norway and playing at the London Chess Classic alongside the interview. Videos embedded in the body of the article below.
60 MINUTES BROADCAST SEGMENT
WATCH 2: http://youtu.be/Qc_v9mTfhC8
60 MINUTES OVERTIME (WEB SHOW) - CORRESPONDENT CANDID
WEB EXTRA - "CHESS ON THE MIND" - LONDON EYE
WEB EXTRA - "FAME OF A CHESS CELEBRITY" - WALK & TALK IN OSLO
WEB EXTRA - "WHY MAGNUS CARLSEN IS EXTRAORDINARY" - INTERVIEW WITH FREDERIC FRIEDEL
WEB EXTRA - "CHESS IS A BRUTAL GAME" - INTERVIEW WITH DANNY KING
They warmed up for the broadcast with a replay of a great 1972 60 minutes piece on Bobby Fischer.