One of the best-known personalities in Canadian broadcasting, Michael Landsberg hosts First up on TSN 1050 in Toronto.
Michael has been with TSN since the network’s inception in 1984. Landsberg hosted TSN’s OFF THE RECORD since its debut in September 1997. The highly acclaimed 30-minute daily sports debate program was one of Canada’s longest running talk shows.
Landsberg started his broadcasting career as an anchor on SPORTSCENTRE (then called SportsDesk), and went on to host more than 5,000 episodes.
Landsberg speaks publicly about his personal battle with depression and considers his ability to help reduce the stigma of mental illness as his most important professional calling. His documentary, “Darkness and Hope: Depression, Sports and Me,” earned a Canadian Screen Award nomination in 2013.