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60 Minutes CBS Preview | October 4 2020 | California Fires | Jerry Seinfeld
October 4 @ 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
This Sunday, October 4, 2020 is a special double feature of “60 Minutes” on the CBS Television Network featuring a report on Jerry Seinfeld and his beloved New York City post-pandemic
FIRE! – Record-high temperatures and drought in the West have contributed to thousands of fires in California that have killed 29 people and burned nearly four million acres.
Scott Pelley reports. Maria Gavrilovic and Alex Ortiz are the producers.
SEINFELD IN 2020 – The legendary comedian talks about writing comedy, his family and his beloved New York City post-pandemic.
Jon Wertheim profiles Jerry Seinfeld. Nathalie Sommer is the producer.
TALENT ON THE SPECTRUM – Some people on the autism spectrum have conditions that preclude them from working or caring for themselves, but many have unique talents and capabilities.
Anderson Cooper speaks to adults on the autism spectrum whose skills landed them jobs. Denise Schrier Cetta is the producer.
8:30PM ET/8PM PT Episode
The following previously broadcast segments have been updated for this special edition.
NADIA – Scott Pelley tells the story of a Yazidi woman who survived a genocide. He first met her five years ago in a refugee camp, shortly after she narrowly escaped from ISIS. That woman, Nadia Murad, went on to win the Nobel Peace Prize last year for her efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war.
Rachael Morehouse is the producer.
A DIFFERENT KIND OF VISION – The remarkable story of architect Chris Downey, who lost his sight, found a way to keep working and believes blindness has made him a better architect.
Lesley Stahl reports. Shari Finkelstein is the producer.
THE WRIGHT WAY – Bill Whitaker profiles the Wright family of Southern Utah, a clan sporting nine professional cowboys with five world rodeo titles among them, who live a lifestyle straight out of the old West.
Nichole Marks is the producer.