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People who work in television and radio

anchor

noun

someone who presents a television or radio programme, especially the news

anchorman

noun

a male anchor on television or radio

anchorwoman

noun

a female anchor on television or radio

announcer

noun

someone whose job is to give information about television or radio programmes in between other programmes

broadcaster

noun

someone whose job is to speak on radio or television programmes

celebrity chef

noun

a famous professional cook who is often seen on television showing people how to cook

commentator

noun

someone whose job is to give a description of an event or sports competition on television or radio as it happens

commentator

noun

someone whose job is to write about a particular subject or discuss it on television or radio

correspondent

noun

a newspaper or television reporter, especially one who deals with a particular subject or area

DJ

noun

someone who introduces and plays music on the radio

front man

noun

a man whose job is to be the main person who appears in a television programme and tells people what is happening in each part of the programme

grip

noun

someone whose job is to move cameras around while television programmes or films are being made

guest

noun

someone who appears on a television or radio show that they do not regularly appear on

host

noun

someone who introduces and talks to the people taking part in a television or radio programme

hostess

noun

a woman who introduces and talks to the people taking part in a television or radio programme

narrator

noun

someone whose voice explains what is happening in a television programme or film, but who you do not see

newsreader

noun

someone whose job is to read the news on television or radio

panel

noun

a group of well-known people who discuss subjects on television or radio programmes

presenter

noun

the person who introduces a television or radio programme

shock jock

noun

someone who broadcasts a radio programme in which they deliberately say shocking or offensive things

sound engineer

noun

someone whose job is to control all the different sounds in a film, or in a radio or television programme

stylist

noun

a person whose job is to help someone, especially someone who often appears on television, choose the right kind of clothes or hairstyle

talking head

noun

an actor or presenter in a television programme who speaks directly to the audience and who is usually shown only from the shoulders up

televangelist

noun

someone who talks about religion on television in order to persuade people to become Christians and to give money to their organization

video jockey

noun

someone who introduces music videos on television

sportscaster

noun

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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