Dougal Stevenson began on television as a continuity announcer, then became one of New Zealand's most respected news anchors. In this ScreenTalk Short, Stevenson talks about feeling straightjacketed as a continuity announcer, and far more comfortable after he first tried newsreading; plus needing to be careful about correct pronunciation, leaving vehicles worse for wear on The Motor Show, and his regrets about occasionally letting the side down.
The full version of this interview was first uploaded on 1 August 2016.
This video is available under this Creative Commons licence. This licence is limited to use of ScreenTalk interview footage only and does not apply to any video content and photographs from films, television, music videos, web series and commercials used in the interview.
Interview, Camera and Editing – Andrew Whiteside