Chris Whipple, CNN

Weekends with Alex Witt
Presidential historians diagnose cause of government shutdown

Chris Whipple, CNN

Shutdown Showdown

Chris Whipple, Weekends with Alex Witt

Weekends with Alex Witt
Whipple: “On day one,” Trump White House had “no idea what they were doing”

Chris Whipple

Meet the Press
Inside the chaotic world of White House chiefs of staff

Chris Whipple, Jim Zirin

Jim Zirin:
Does it Matter Who Is the President’s Chief of Staff?

Chris Whipple, C-Span

C-Span’s Washington Journal:
Chris Whipple on White House Chiefs of Staff

Charlie Rose The Week PBS 1

Charlie Rose The Week PBS 1:
What’s going on in the west wing?

Face The Nation

Face The Nation:
President needs to empower one person to run the WH…

MSNBC Live with Thomas Roberts:
Fallen Soldier
MSNBC Chris Whipple

White House Chaos

MSNBC_The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell
The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell:
Why a White House expert says ‘Trump isn’t coming out of surgery’
Chris Whipple, CNN International

CNN International:
Trump feuds with own party

Chris Whipple, CNN
CNN: Leaks continue under new chief of Staff
CNN talks to “The Gatekeepers” author Chris Whipple about whether retired Gen. John Kelly has what it takes to stop the leaks in the White House.

CBS This Morning

CBS This Morning:
All the presidents’ “Gatekeepers”


Priebus exit ends President Trump’s worst week yet

Don Lemon, Chris Whipple

CNN Tonight with Don Lemon:
It’s not clear that Donald J. Trump would recognize rock bottom if he saw it


Morning Joe:
Who speaks truth to power in Trump’s WH?

Andrea Mitchell Reports

Andrea Mitchell Reports:
The Gatekeepers: How the White House Chiefs of Staff Define Every Presidency

Fox News

Fox News:
Impact of Trump’s staff on his speech and presidency.


Inside The White House: Pres. Trump and fake news.

Good Morning America

ABC News ‘Good Morning America’:
White House tries to recover from self-inflicted wounds

Chris Whipple on Priebus
CNN: Chris Whipple on Priebus
Chris Whipple explains that anyone willing to leave the White House is probably lying. He details the job of the Chief of Staff.


PBS-WNET New York Public Media Metro focus:

VF Hive

VF Hive’s Cheddar :
“The Gatekeepers” author Chris Whipple joins us to discuss how Trump’s chief of staff shapes up to his historical predecessors.

Bob Herbert's Op-Ed.TV

Bob Herbert’s Op-Ed.TV:
The Gatekeeper to the President with Chris Whipple

Bold TV

Bold TV:
What is like to be the White House Chief of Staff?

The O’Reilly Factor

The O’Reilly Factor:
The Gatekeepers: How the White House Chiefs of Staff Define Every Presidency

Good Day New York

Good Day New York:
The Gatekeepers: How the White House Chiefs of Staff Define Every Presidency


Chris Whipple on White House Chiefs of Staff

Salon Talk

Salon Talk:
Who makes a presidency succeed or fail?

WTTW Chicago Tonight

WTTW Chicago Tonight:
‘The Gatekeepers’ Illustrates Power of White House Chief of Staff

WGN World of John Williams

WGN World of John Williams:
Author Chris Whipple on White House Chiefs of Staff: ‘It’s not you speaking, it’s the president’

all thing considered

All Things Considered:
Interview with Robert Siegel & James Baker, former White House chief of staff.


From Gatekeeper to Lord High Executioner: The White House Chief of Staff

iHeart Radio

iHeart Radio:
Author Chris Whipple talks about his new book The Gatekeepers and dishes some juicy White House secrets.

Jeff Schechtman's "Specific Gravity"

Jeff Schechtman’s “Specific Gravity”
The Gatekeepers: Why the White House Chief of Staff Matters

Leonard Lopate Show

Leonard Lopate Show:
Peabody and Emmy Award-winning producer and journalist Chris Whipple joins us to discuss his new book, The Gatekeepers.

Political Rewind with Bill Nigut

Political Rewind with Bill Nigut:
How do Chiefs of Staff define presidencies?

Fernand Amandi Show

Fernand Amandi Show:
Fernand discusses the war-like nature of Easter Egg Hunts, Trump’s golfing and Tweeting. Also featured is Chris Whipple.


The Gatekeepers of The White House


Podcast: Kickass News
Chris Whipple on the President’s Gatekeeper.

Biz Talk Radio

Business talk with Jim Campbell:
Rating Chiefs of Staff

NEWS ABOUT 'The Spymasters'


‘Spymasters’ Depicts ‘Battle for the Soul’ of CIA in War on Terror

Fox News Radio
Kilmeade and Friends: Fox News Radio

Spymasters’ Documentary Goes Into The Minds Of CIA Leader

The Spymasters

Showtime is airing the provocative film The Spymasters: CIA in the Crosshairs, narrated by Mandy Patinkin:

The Documentary Features Former CIA Officials Saying George W. Bush Administration Ignored Specific Warnings of Attack Before 9/11 And Reveals Major Debate Among Former CIA Directors Over Harsh Interrogation Techniques and Lethal Drone Attacks.

Charlie Rose
The Charlie Rose Show

Filmmakers discuss their Showtime documentary on the CIA, “Spymasters”

Executive Producer Chris Whipple and directors Jules Naudet and Gedeon Naudet talk about their documentary “The Spymasters: CIA in the Crosshairs,” which interviews all 12 living CIA directors and their top operatives.

NPR Fresh Air

Top CIA ‘Spymasters’ Agree: We Can’t Kill Our Way Out Of Terrorism:

Filmmakers Chris Whipple and Jules Naudet discuss their Showtime documentary, Spymasters, which features 12 former CIA directors discussing the tough choices they’ve had to make in fighting terrorism.

NPR Here & Now
NPR Here & Now

‘Spymasters’ Documentary Goes Into The Minds Of CIA Leaders:

The Central Intelligence Agency has come under scrutiny multiple times in the past two decades, over the use of enhanced interrogation techniques and drones against people suspected of terrorism.

The Alan Colmes Show

When The Bush Administration Knew 9/11 Was Coming:

Thursday on “The Alan Colmes Show,” Alan spoke with documentary filmmaker Chris Whipple, who has created the new Showtime documentary The Spymasters: CIA In The Crosshairs, in which Whipple talks to all 12 living former CIA directors. The film is making headlines because of new revelations about how many times the Bush administration was warned about a terrorist attack before the summer of 2001.

CBS News Homeland
CBS News

Comparing ‘Spymasters’ To ‘Homeland’

Conversation with Mandy Patinkin: Fiction vs. Reality – Homeland vs. The Spymasters.


Chris Whipple and Jules Naudet on Spymasters

Chris Whipple and Jules Naudet talked about their documentary The Spymasters: CIA in the Crosshairs, which examines the inner workings of the CIA and includes interviews with 12 former directors of the agency.

MSNBC Morning Joe
Morning Joe

Filmmakers explore inner workings of CIA Jules Naudet and Chris Whipple both directed the new doc The Spymasters:

CIA in the Crosshairs,’ and they join Morning Joe to discuss what they learned from talking to all 12 living CIA directors.

CBS News
CBS This Morning

“The Spymasters”: 12 CIA directors open up about war on terror.

A new Showtime documentary looks at the CIA’s role in fighting terrorism. How far will it go? How far should it go? In “The Spymasters: CIA in the Crosshairs,” all 12 living CIA directors are interviewed. Chris Whipple, the documentary’s writer and award-winning former “60 Minutes” producer, and co-director Jules Naudet join “CBS This Morning” to discuss the film.

Discovery Education: New Orleans

Chris Whipple spoke to teachers and educators from around the country about presidential decision-making during times of crisis.