Search the Collection

Elisabeth Murdoch (1968-), Broadcasting executive

Sitter in 3 portraits
Daughter of newspaper proprietor Rupert Murdoch and wife of Matthew Freud (married 2001). Began career as presentation and programmes assistant for Nine Network, Australia (1990-1). Managing Director of BSkyB (1996-2001), before founding her own television production company, Shine, in 2001 recruiting high-profile staff including Lord Waheed Alli and Paul Hamann.

List Thumbnail


Elisabeth Murdoch

by Polly Borland
C-type colour print, October 1999
NPG x88482


Elisabeth Murdoch

by Sarah Dunn
C-type colour print, 20 December 1999
NPG x88711


Rupert Murdoch; Anna Maria Murdoch (née Torv); Elisabeth Murdoch

by Chris Ware, for Keystone Press Agency Ltd
bromide press print, 1969
NPG x137598