Lewis Johnson

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Filmography

Actor (6)

The Brothers Grimsby 2016 (Movie)

Young Nobby (Actor)

Friday Night Lights 2004 (Movie)

Carter Play-by-Play Announcer (Actor)

2002 Olympic Winter Games 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Actor

2000 Olympic Games 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Walker, Texas Ranger 1998 - 1999 (Tv Show)

Actor

1998 Goodwill Games 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

EDUCATION

University of Cincinnati

1986

Milestones

2011

Worked as a sideline reporter for SEC on CBS.

1999

Appeared as a sports reporter on an episode of "Walker, Texas Ranger."

1999

Began working for NBC Sports.

1995

Made his network debut for ABC as the post-race interviewer for the Track & Field World Championships in Sweden. Began covering ESPN College Football on the network that same year.

1993

Began working in sports broadcasting as a "runner" for ABC Sports, working behind-the-scenes at the Rose Bowl.

1992

Competed in the U.S. Olympic trials, again reaching the semifinals before he was eliminated.

1988

Reached the semifinals at the U.S. Olympic Trials.

1987

Placed 8th in the 800 meters at the NCAA Championships.

Bonus Trivia

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Was working as a stage manager for Turner Sports at the 1994 Goodwill Games in St. Petersburg when, while calling the 10K race-walk, the event unexpectedly featured a classic finish, as a Russian dueled for the finish with and the Spanish world record-holder. Johnson's coverage of the event would prove to be his first big break as a broadcaster.

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Was an All-American NCAA Track and Field runner in college.

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Has covered over eight Olympic Games.

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