Mark Gerard LAWSON

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1962-04-11
Education St Columba's Coll St Albans, UCL (BA)
Publications N/A
Recreations television, watching football and cricket, red wine, reading
Clubs N/A
Style Mark Lawson
Career journalist; jr reporter and TV critic The Universe 1984-85, TV previewer The Sunday Times 1985-86, asst arts ed and TV critic The Independent 1986-89 (Parly sketchwriter 1987-88), chief feature writer The Independent Magazine 1988-95, TV critic The Independent on Sunday 1990-91; columnist and feature writer: The Independent 1993-95, The Guardian 1995-; freelance contrib to numerous pubns since 1984 incl: The Times, Time Out, The Listener, Mirabella, Vogue, New Statesman, The Tablet; writer and presenter of TV documentaries: Byline: Vote For Ron (BBC) 1990, J'Accuse: Coronation Street (Channel 4) 1991, The Secret Life of The Pope (BBC 2) 1996, The Clinton Complex (BBC 2) 1998; writer and presenter TV and radio progs: The Late Show (BBC 2) 1993-95, Late Review/Newsnight Review (BBC 2) 1994-2005, The Big Question (BBC 1) 1996-99, Vice or Virtue (BBC Radio 4) 1996-98, Burning for Atlanta (BBC Radio 4) 1996, A Brief History of The Future 1997, Front Row (BBC Radio 4) 1998-, Mark Lawson Talks To... (BBC 4) 2004-; script-writer: The Vision Thing (BBC TV) 1993, The Man who had 10,000 Women (BBC Radio 4) 2002, St Graham and St Evelyn, Pray for Us (BBC Radio 4) 2003, Absolute Power (BBC TV) 2003-05, The Third Soldier Holds his Thighs (BBC Radio 4) 2005, London, this is Washington (BBC Radio 4) 2006, Expand This (BBC Radio 4) 2007, Sex After Death (BBC Radio 4) 2007, The Number of the Dead (BBC Radio 3, 2009), The Power of Life and Death (BBC Radio 4) 2010; >ir< British Press Award 1987, BP Arts Journalism Awards 1989, 1990 and 1991, TV-am Critic of the Year 1989, TV-am Broadcast Journalist of the Year 1990, Sony Radio Silver Award 1999, Cultural Commentator of the Year 2010
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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