Commentator and TV Anchor
A Commentator is an expert who reports a live match on radio or television in the real time. A commentator need s to be very good a t communication and active minded as they are responsible for maintain the interest of the viewers of listeners.While TV Anchors are basically the journalists who have to work with the teams of camera and reporters. They have to mainly host or present the programme keeping in mind the mood and purpose of the show.
- TV Anchor
- News reader
- Radio Jockey
- Hosts in award functions/reality/ comedy/music and dance shows
- 10+2 from any stream - Graduation in any subject - Diploma in Anchoring, dubbing
- Good voice modulation
articulation - Little Knowledge about every field - Excellent language & communication skills - Versatility - Vibrant attitude - Flexible approach towards the profession - Good
Camera friendly appearance - Smart disposition - Good perception - Good timing - Dynamism - Command over pronunciation - Good general knowledge of issues from different fields - Good sense of humour - Spontaneity - Calm and composed disposition - Unique style - Good mental ability - Leadership qualities are an asset
Courses to be pursued
- Bachelor’s/ Master’s in Journalism and Mass Communication
- Diploma in Anchoring
National Institute of Mass Communication
Address: A 92 C, Namberdar estate Taimoor Nagar, Gurudwara Road, New Friends colony, New Delhi 110065
Phone: +91-11-26320885, +91-11-26827451
Indian Institute of Mass Communication
Address: JNU New Campus, ArunaAsif Ali Road, Delhi 110075
Phone: 011 2674 2920
Commentator or TV anchors work out of a studio and may also travel to do on-site or live reports. Working hours for TV anchors vary as according to the news or feature stories. Working holidays may also be required and conditions may be stressful as they race to meet deadlines.
Address: Okhla Industrial Area, Phase 3, Delhi
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Anjana Om Kashyap
Anjana Om Kashyap who is an Indian journalist and also a news presenter. She is the news anchor of the renowned news channel AajTak.
Charu Sharma who is a well known Indian commentator, a compere and also quizmaster. She is very well known for his various television presentations especially on cricket along with Mandira Bedi.