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John Quiñones

ABC News

John is the co-anchor of the ABC news magazine “Primetime” and a correspondent on the newsmagazine “20/20.” He is also the host of the ABC News series "What Would You Do?, a social experiment that delves into human behavior using hidden cameras. Previously a reporter at WBBM-TV in Chicago, he joined ABC News in June 1982 as a general assignment correspondent based in Miami, providing reports for “World News Tonight with Peter Jennings, and other ABC News broadcasts. He spent much of the 1980s in Nicaragua, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Panama and was one of the few American journalists reporting from Panama City during the U.S. invasion in December 1989. More recently he has reported for the newsmagazines “Primetime” and “20/20.” John has won seven national Emmy Awards for his reporting, including coverage of the Congo’s virgin rainforest and a look at the Yanomamo Indians of Venezuela.