Sir Trevor McDonald

Journalist and News Anchor

The News at Ten stalwart talks media diversity… and what the global leaders are really like

16th June 2016

One of the best-known and most respected journalists in the UK, Sir Trevor has reported from the most dangerous places in the world and interviewed an incredible array of world figures. In this in-depth interview, he talks through his career, condemns the media for an undue over-focus on ‘balance’; criticises positive discrimination to fix the media’s lack of diversity; and reveals behind-the-scenes stories from his time on News at Ten, interviewing Saddam Hussein, Muammar Gaddafi, and Nelson Mandela.