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Philip Sherry

Newsreader

Philip Sherry, MNZM, was one of New Zealand’s longest serving newsreaders —  including flagship bulletins for the NZ Broadcasting Corporation, TV One, South Pacific Television, TV3 and Radio New Zealand. Sherry began television newsreading in 1963. After working overseas he returned home, co-anchoring innovative twin city bulletin News at 10 with Tom Bradley. He joined TV3 for its launch in 1989, then did time in politics.

[Newsreading is] like riding a bicycle. All you need is sobriety and good eyes. Philip Sherry