RIP Sam Rubin

Sam Rubin, a cherished member of the KTLA family, passed away peacefully on May 10th, 2024, leaving behind a profound legacy of journalistic integrity and community engagement. For over two decades, Sam graced television screens as a respected entertainment reporter, bringing his unique blend of wit and insight to audiences across Southern California. His passion for storytelling and unwavering dedication to his craft made him a beloved figure in the world of broadcast journalism.

Beyond his contributions to the field of entertainment reporting, Sam was a dedicated advocate for numerous charitable causes, using his platform to raise awareness and effect positive change. His warmth, compassion, and boundless energy endeared him to colleagues and viewers alike, making him an integral part of the KTLA family. Sam’s passing leaves a void in the hearts of all who knew him, but his spirit will live on through the countless lives he touched and the indelible mark he left on the world of journalism. He will be deeply missed but fondly remembered by his KTLA colleagues, friends, and the countless viewers whose lives he enriched over the years.

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