Presenter, Channel 4 News
TV news has ‘never been better’ – despite the emerging trend for politicians to avoid the ‘tough interview’ altogether
Krishnan Guru-Murthy is a Presenter on Channel 4 News. In this in-depth interview he argues that there has never been a better time to be a reporter, amidst the global uncertainty of Brexit, Trump and North Korea; expresses disappointment in politicians avoiding giving a straight answer, and the emerging trend to avoid the ‘tough interview’ altogether; speaks candidly about the pressures of war-zone reporting and his joy at fronting the ‘Unreported World’ programme; and in light of the Harvey Weinstein allegations, discusses sexual bullying and harassment in the media.
Social Media Editor, BBC News
23rd November 2017
Breaking news fast yet accurately, tailoring content to suit each platform… and how their online operation will ultimately overtake broadcast.
Editor, The Stage
16th November 2017
How the world’s oldest theatre publication embraced digital, the rapid rise of ticket prices, introducing fresh talent… and the darker side of show business.
Editor, 'Victoria Derbyshire', BBC News
9th November 2017
Moving a successful radio partnership into television, driving the news agenda with unique and distinctive journalism… and her joy at winning a BAFTA
CEO, Sony Music
26th October 2017
One of the most powerful people in the music industry on leading a $5bn company, seizing the opportunities of streaming… and working with the biggest names on the planet.
Editor, Financial Times
19th October 2017
The ‘assault’ on journalism and ‘divisive’ politics of Brexit… and what Trump is really like in person