Awards & Winners

Andrew Marr

Date of Birth 31-July-1959
Place of Birth Glasgow
(Scotland, United Kingdom, with Dependencies and Territories, United Kingdom, Strathclyde)
Nationality United Kingdom
Also know as Andrew William Stevenson Marr
Profession Journalist, Presenter, Screenwriter, Editor, Commentator
Andrew William Stevenson Marr is a Scottish journalist and political commentator. He edited The Independent, and was political editor of BBC News. He began hosting a political programme—Sunday AM, now called The Andrew Marr Show—on Sunday mornings on BBC One from September 2005. In 2002, Marr took over as host of BBC Radio 4's long-running Start the Week Monday morning discussion programme . In 2007 he presented a political history of post-war Britain on BBC Two, Andrew Marr's History of Modern Britain, followed by a prequel in 2009, Andrew Marr's The Making of Modern Britain, focusing on the period between 1901 and 1945. In 2010, he presented a series, Andrew Marr's Megacities, examining the life, development and challenges of some of the largest cities in the world. In early 2012 he presented The Diamond Queen, a three-part series about the reign of Queen Elizabeth II. In late September 2012, Marr began presenting Andrew Marr's History of the World, a new series examining the history of human civilisation. Following a stroke in January 2013, Marr was in hospital for two months. He returned to presenting The Andrew Marr Show on 1 September 2013.

Awards by Andrew Marr

Check all the awards nominated and won by Andrew Marr.


British Academy Television Award for Best Specialist Factual
Honored for : Andrew Marr's History of Modern Britain

Nominations 2008 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
British Academy Television Award for Best Specialist Factual Andrew Marr's History of Modern Britain