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Jeremy Paxman

(1950-), Journalist, author and broadcaster

Jeremy Dickson Paxman

Sitter in 5 portraits
Paxman began his career in broadcasting in 1972 when he joined the BBC's graduate training programme, moving from local radio to reporting for Tonight and Panorama and as a newsreader for the Six O'Clock News. As a presenter of Newsnight (1989-2014) Paxman's forthright interviewing style became his trademark. He became chairman of University Challenge in 1994, and is the author of numerous books including The Victorians (2009), accompanied by a BBC TV series.

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Jeremy Paxman, by John Swannell - NPG x134396

Jeremy Paxman

by John Swannell
archival digital print, 1998
NPG x134396

Jeremy Paxman, by Cinnamon Faye - NPG x88411

Jeremy Paxman

by Cinnamon Faye
bromide print, 17 March 2000
NPG x88411

Jeremy Paxman, by Martin Rowson - NPG D49421

Jeremy Paxman

by Martin Rowson
pen and ink, 15 March 2001
NPG D49421

Mug Shots front cover artwork (Alastair John Campbell; Michael Foot), by Martin Rowson - NPG D49475

Mug Shots front cover artwork (Alastair John Campbell; Michael Foot)

by Martin Rowson
gouache and ink on paper, published 2005
NPG D49475

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