Last week, AMW celebrated an incredible milestone: reaching 1,000 episodes. Go Behind The Scenes and see some of the moments that were part of the big celebration last Saturday night. From meeting our partners who help us take down the bad guys, to seeing the real people whose lives were directly affected by the show, these moments are what AMW is all about. And we even had a cake to celebrate too!
John Walsh sat down with President Obama at the White House on Thursday, for an interview that was part of AMW's 1000th Episode (Saturday 3/6/10 at 9 ET/PT on FOX). The president congratulated John and AMW on reaching this milestone, and gave John his firm commitment that he'll do everything he can to ensure that Congress fully funds The Adam Walsh Act - so that all sex offenders can be tracked down and monitored.
President Barack Obama is interviewed by John Walsh for "America's Most Wanted" in the Map Room of the White House, March 3, 2010. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson)
AMW's Chris Hamilton briefs John Walsh and John Clark, Director of the U.S. Marshals Service, before shooting a segment of AMW’s 1,000th Episode.
John Walsh and U.S. Marshals Service Director John Clark discuss the close partnership between the Marshals and AMW during the taping of AMW’s 1,000th Episode.
The producers’ point of view from multiple camera angles during the taping of AMW’s 1,000th Episode.
John Walsh chats with Nick Sullivan during the taping of AMW’s 1,000th Episode. Nick was abducted when he was 8 years old and reunited with his family because a tip to AMW.
Avery Mann, AMW’s Director of Marketing and Publicity, and Steve Katz, AMW’s Co-Executive Producer, celebrate the milestone of AMW’s 1,000th Episode.
John Walsh speaks with the media during a break in the taping of AMW’s 1,000th Episode. John praised the remarkable partnership between AMW, its viewers and law enforcement that’s allowed us to reach this milestone.