Walter Perez

Reporter, WPVI-TV 6ABC.

Walter Perez is a reporter for Channel 6 Action News in Philadelphia where he co-anchors the top-rated weekend morning programs. Walter came to Action News more than twelve years ago from WNBC-TV in New York. There he anchored the #1 rated Weekend Today in New York. Before his TV career, Walter was the color commentator for the Princeton Football Radio Network. He has received several prestigious awards over the years including a New York Press Club Award and an Edward R. Murrow Award for his coverage of the World Trade Center disaster. In recent years he has become the face of many Latino events trough the Philadelphia region, where he is a preferred Master of Ceremonies for many galas and celebrations. Walter’s parents came to the US from Argentina back in 1964. He is a graduate of Duke University and lives with his wife and three children in the Philadelphia Suburbs.