Hal Eisner

Hal Eisner


Hal Eisner is in his 38th year on television in Los Angeles. Most of those years have been spent on FOX 11 and My 13. Eisner currently hosts FOX 11 News IN DEPTH and the podcast What the Hal? He has received a number of journalism awards over the years including Emmy's, Golden Mikes, awards from The L.A. Press Club and The Associated Press. Eisner has created nationally recognized mentoring programs such as Camp News. He started reporting news on the radio in his home state of Texas. It was when he became a correspondent for CNN in the early '80s that he came to Los Angeles and turned his attention to television. Eisner is currently in his second term on the National Board of SAG-AFTRA.

The latest from Hal Eisner


FOX 11 News In Depth : Iran, human trafficking, Janice Hahn

SEGMENT A:Hahn reacts to Mideast Attacks Supervisor Janice Hahn offers up her reaction to the rocket attacks on Iraqi military bases; she talks about her time in congress negotiating the Iran nuclear treaty, says that she hopes that diplomacy will be able to achieve a peaceful solution, and talks about the heightened security in effect locally.


Strong gusty winds topple massive tree in Sylmar

Some strong gusty winds caused a massive tree to be uprooted in Sylmar, damaging a couple cars on the street. Some residents think the city's slow response to calls is to blame.


In Depth: ALS, Cruise Illness, Stop the Bleed

We talk with LAFD firefighter Eric Stevens, his wife and brother. Stevens was diagnosed with ALS, an infectious disease doctor and a travel expert about the recent cases of norovirus on the Norwegian Joy, we have a conversation with a Trauma Surgeon and nurse who talk about the “Stop the Bleed” program and Hal explains latest “What the Hal” Podcast .