Adriene Hill is a correspondent covering the business of entertainment. 

Prior to joining Marketplace in 2010, she worked at WBEZ in Chicago, first as an intern, then producer of the local show Eight Forty-Eight, then news desk editor and reporter.

Hill received numerous awards for her contribution to a project she worked on at WBEZ called "Inside & Out." They include: Associated Press Illinois – Best Investigative Series and Best Series/Documentary; Lisagor awards – Online Investigative Reporting and Public Affairs Programming; Society of Professional Journalists, Sigma Delta Chi – Public Service Award; RTDNA Murrow Awards – Best Continuing Coverage; and PRNDI National – Best Multi-Media Presentation, First Place Enterprise/Investigative, First Place Series.

Hill is a graduate of Amherst College where she earned her bachelor's degree in political science and economics. She has a Master's degree in political science from Northwestern University.

A native of Celo, N.C., Hill currently resides in Los Angeles where the weather is really as good as people say it is. 

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Features by Adriene Hill

PODCAST: Dude, where's my sewage?

Avoiding a "Grexit," Amazon's birthday, and studying sewage in the name of marijuana.

NASA's New Horizons mission to Pluto

Spacecraft probes the farthest reaches of the solar system.
Posted In: space exploration, NASA, space

Getting 'UnReal' with reality television

The Lifetime series spoofs the carefully crafted world of unscripted shows.
Posted In: Lifetime, reality television, reality tv

The rise of niche streaming services

There's a service for every taste, and traditional TV is feeling the heat.
Posted In: streaming tv, Lifetime, Hallmark, movie

Greeks are locked out of online payments

Some people don’t have access to some online payment systems like Paypal.
Posted In: Greece, greekcrisis, Greek

Univision plans its IPO

US's biggest Spanish-language broadcaster is at the top of its game, experts say.
Posted In: univision, Spanish language, television
A plume of exhaust extends from the Mitchell Power Station, a coal-fired power plant in New Eagle, PA.

SCOTUS rules against EPA regulations

In a 5-4 decision, the court says the agency didn't properly consider costs.
Posted In: Environmental Protection Agency, Supreme Court, President Obama, Antonin Scalia
Pixar's "Inside Out," one in a string of recent box office hits, earned $91 million last weekend.

How Hollywood mega-hits spread the joy

3 movies are primed to haul in millions this weekend. We're seeing halos.
Posted In: film, box office, movie theaters
Pope Francis waves to the crowd as he drives around St Peter's Square in Vatican City.

Weekly Wrap: Greece, Federal Reserve and consumerism

Linette Lopez and Sudeep Reddy join Adriene Hill to recap the week in business and finance.
Posted In: greekcrisis, Weekly Wrap, Greece, Janet Yellen, Federal Reserve, pope francis
Kimchi could be responsible for reducing social anxiety among those who consume the fermented Korean dish.

Socially anxious? Try some kimchi

The consumption of fermented foods is connected to lower levels of anxiety, study says.
Posted In: Food, study, pickles, kimchi, fermented foods

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