The son of "60 Minutes" may be about to hire the son of a "60 Minutes" legend.

Chris Wallace, Mike Wallace's son, is being considered for a role on the spinoff newsmagazine "60 Minutes II," according to TV Guide.CBS executives also are courting Charlie Rose, talking up a deal that would let him continue his shows on public television, TV Guide said.

Wallace, who works for ABC, had no comment. Neither did CBS. Rose was not available for comment, a spokeswoman said.



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