Broadcaster and Author
Andrew is host of The Andrew Marr Show, BBC1’s agenda-setting Sunday breakfast
magazine. He also presents Start The Week on Radio 4, and occasionally appears as himself in Doctor Who.
Andrew spent five years as BBC Political Editor. He became best known for his unpretentious and friendly style, characterised by his highly distinctive arm-waving delivery. He has since fronted landmark series on Modern Britain and the Scottish Enlightenment as well as many others on history, politics and society.
Andrew has published many books, including The Diamond Queen: Elizabeth II and Her People and A History of the World. A former editor of The Independent, he has also written for the Express, Observer and Economist. He has won numerous awards for writing and broadcasting.