Enjoy Celebrity Radio’s Jeremy Paxman Exclusive BBC Life Story Interview….
Jeremy Paxman is an English journalist, broadcaster and author.
He has worked for the BBC since 1972 and is known for his forthright and abrasive interviewing style, particularly when interrogating politicians.
His regular appearances on the BBC Two’s Newsnight programme have been criticised as aggressive, intimidating and condescending, yet also applauded as tough and incisive.
He is also the question master of University Challenge, succeeding Bamber Gascoigne when the programme was revived in 1994.
At the end of April 2014, Paxman announced that he is to leave Newsnight in June after 25 years of presenting the programme
Alex went to Newsnight @ BBC Television Centre to spend an incredibly rare hour with the King of news chat in the UK!
Paxman almost never does personal interviews. Hear what he really thinks about those around him @ the BBC!
This is the story of a boy from Leeds becoming one of the worlds most infamous, renowned, respected and feared journalists.
Find out how to do the perfect interview, Paxman’s thoughts on the BBC and how he keeps standards up at Newsnight….
Recorded 2009 By Alex Belfield for www.celebrityradio.biz at BBC Television Centre.