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How to Become a Television News Anchor

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Nov 8, 2020 • 4 min read

The news anchor, also known as a news presenter or newscaster, is the “face” of the news. Anchors should be unbiased news reporters and have the responsibility to objectively deliver the news. Television news anchor jobs are highly competitive, and you must have both the knowledge and personality to succeed in the field.