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Dimbleby has been regularly ahead of the game in exploiting opportunities away from the news studio: It made my buttocks clench to see them trying to make out Young is a [historian] David Kynaston figure. How did we get here?
These were also the years when celebrity culture in its current, overblown form took hold — Heat was enjoying its salad days, Grazia launched — and the attraction of news presenters in documentary series looks to be that they almost uniquely combine credibility and celebrity, at a time when being famous is increasingly de rigueur for those fronting factual programmes.
Another analysis of the trend views the mega-department BBC News as slightly sinisterly setting out to win hearts and minds by making us love its public faces — hence the fanning out into almost every genre. Take the pattern of news types replacing presenters with other backgrounds: Examples of the reverse process are hard to find.
However, the broadcaster and writer Mark Lawson believes that as "news is more popular than most other factual genres, news presenters tend to have a reputation for higher ratings — Dimbleby is known to millions, [arts presenter] Andrew Graham-Dixon plays to hundreds of thousands.
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Why BBC news anchors are the television hosts with the most From Paxman to Dimbleby, the BBC is using its trusted news anchors to give gravitas – and a dash of celebrity – to its shows John.