POLITICO’s Ailbhe Rea takes us contained in the artwork of the political interview.
In a uncommon dialog on the opposite aspect of the microphone, At present programme presenter and ex-BBC political editor Nick Robinson opens up about what’s going by way of his thoughts in the course of a high-profile grilling, politicians mendacity, persuading them to return on the At present programme, and what occurred behind the scenes when he notoriously informed Boris Johnson to “cease speaking.”
Rob Burley, who has plotted political interviews with the greats together with Andrew Neil, Andrew Marr, Jeremy Paxman, Emily Maitlis and now Beth Rigby at Sky Information, takes us by way of how they game-plan an enormous interview, the nice interviews of political historical past — and what Paxo was pondering when he requested Michael Howard the identical query 12 instances.
Former Westminster Hour doyenne Carolyn Quinn reveals the advanced human relationships between interviewers and politicians, whereas former Tory comms staffer Laura-Emily Dunn reveals what’s taking place on the politician aspect.
Andrea Leadsom and Rachel Sylvester every — individually — recall Leadsom’s automotive crash “motherhood” interview throughout the 2016 Tory management marketing campaign, which, after all, prompted her to drop out of the race and left Theresa Could as Prime Minister.
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