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Chris Wallace Signs Multi-Year Deal to Stay with Fox News

Fox News announced Thursday afternoon that Chris Wallace has re-upped his contract with the network to continue hosting Fox News Sunday for several more years.

“Chris is a renowned journalist whose hard-hitting interviews and lifetime of dedication to the news have established him as one of the best in the industry. We are pleased he will continue his exceptional work on FOX News for years to come,” Fox’s CEO said in a press release.

“It is the high point of my career to work at FOX News,” Wallace added. “I am delighted and grateful for the opportunity Roger Ailes has given me, and look forward to many more years of bringing interesting guests and provocative conversations to our audience.”

-RELATED: Chris Wallace Talks to Mediaite About 10 Years at Fox and His Best/Worst Interviews

2014 marks the 50th year of Wallace’s television career, which began when he was a 16 year old working under Walter Cronkite at the 1964 Republican National Convention. Last year marked the 10th anniversary of his hosting Fox News Sunday, which we have covered extensively on this site.

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