Brian Duffy

Brian Duffy


Cleveland, Ohio

Native Clevelander Brian Duffy is thrilled to be doing what he loves in the city that he loves.

"It's a dream come true to work in the city that I love," he says.

Brian, an Emmy Award winner, is the co-anchor of Cleveland 19 News This Morning. He began his career in the sports department where he’s worked as a reporter and anchor and as the host of Cleveland 19’s Cleveland Browns coverage on Tailgate 19 and The 5th Quarter. Brian also hosted the Cleveland Cavaliers pre-game and post games shows on CLE43.

Brian began his career in Erie, PA where he was the Sports Director at WJET-TV before he made the move to Cleveland in 1999. He was honored with five AP "Best Sportscast" awards.

Born in Euclid and raised in Mayfield Heights, Brian graduated from St. Joseph High School, where he earned several letters in football and basketball. He carried his enthusiasm for sports with him to college at Edinboro University, where he received a B.A. in Communication. In college, he earned three letters in basketball, and ultimately became team captain for the Edinboro Fighting Scots. The Fighting Scots advanced to the NCAA Division II National Tournament during his senior year.

Brian and his wife, Donna, have four children.

Recent Articles by Brian

  Cleveland schools’ administration says school will be held in-person Monday; Teachers Union balks

  Police release video of chase in downtown Cleveland that stemmed from mistaken kidnapping

  University Hospitals uses targeted radiation to improve post-brain cancer surgery results

  Police discover body in while fighting house fire in East Cleveland

  Cleveland Teachers Union agrees with district decision to move back re-opening timeline

  Cleveland Metropolitan School District delays return to in-person learning

  Cleveland City Council has many issues to settle following arrest of Kenneth Johnson

  Bad weather canceled their COVID-19 vaccine; Now a Wadsworth couple has to wait 3 weeks to get new appointment

  Cleveland Teachers Union is not yet ready to enter classrooms on March 1

  Supply problems continue to plague the Ohio vaccine rollout

  Wrong-way driver sentenced for killing Lakewood man on Jennings Freeway

  City of Cleveland trying to dig out after snowstorm buries city

  Eastsiders brace for another blast of snow, wintry weather

  COVID-19 vaccine side effect showing up in mammograms

  Bars and restaurants look forward to resuming regular hours after curfew lifted in Ohio

  What will the pandemic-altered NFL Draft look like in Cleveland?

  Cleveland serial killer Anthony Sowell dies from terminal illness at 61

  Fire displaces all residents of Parma apartment building

  Dashcam video shows spikes stopping car carrying 70-year-old woman kidnapped by her son in Akron

  Akron police: missing woman found safe after she was kidnapped by her son

  Highway patrol: Man shot dead while driving on I-480 in Independence

Area agencies on aging can be a valuable resource for seniors quest to find COVID-19 vaccine

  Cleveland Teachers Union backs district’s vaccination plan

  Cleveland Metropolitan School District releases COVID-19 vaccination plan for employees

  Off-duty Cleveland police officer arrested for OVI in Lakewood

  Demand for COVID vaccine still far outpacing the supply

  Ohio snowbirds find it difficult to get vaccine due to ‘vaccine tourism’

  Stow residents stunned following arrest of US serviceman for terrorism charges

  2 Kent officers, suspect shot during home invasion; 1 officer saved by his bullet-proof vest

  Northeast Ohio COVID-19 vaccine providers continue to work through the process of phase 1B