Julian Marshall (journalist)
Marshall joined the BBC in 1975, before joining the BBC World Service in 1977. He then spent a period reporting from across Africa for the service. Marshall was a presenter of BBC World Service Television from its launch in 1991. He has remained an occasional relief presenter on the subsequent channels BBC World, and BBC World News.
Since 1991 Marshall has been one of the main presenters of the World Service's flagship news strand Newshour.
The recipient of two Sony Gold Awards, Marshall received the first of these for 'best reaction to a news event: the release of Nelson Mandela.'