Jonathan Dimbleby Biography
Jonathan Dimbleby is a writer, broadcaster and film-maker. He has presented Any Questions? and Any Answers? for BBC Radio 4 since 1987. He presented ITV’s flagship weekly political programme, Jonathan Dimbleby, from 1995 to 2006 and anchored the network’s coverage of the 1997, 2001 and 2005 General Elections. In 2008 his five part series Russia – A Journey with Jonathan Dimbleby was broadcast by BBC2 and his book Russia – A Journey to the Heart of a Land and its People was published to accompany the series. Other books include Richard Dimbleby, The Palestinians; Charles: the Private Man, The Public Face; and The Last Governor. In 2010 his three part series An African Journey with Jonathan Dimbleby was broadcast on BBC2. In addition to his Presidency of VSO, he is Chair of Index on Censorship and a has been a Trustee of Dimbleby Cancer Care for many years.
Jonathan became Chair of Dimbleby Cancer Care at the beginning of 2013.