Tom Sutcliffe

Tom Sutcliffe

 

Tom Sutcliffe was born in Yorkshire in 1956. After studying English at Cambridge he joined the BBC as a researcher, later becoming editor of Kaleidoscope, Radio 4’s long-running predecessor to Front Row.
He left to help launch The Independent newspaper as its arts editor and still writes for the paper as a television reviewer and columnist.

Sutcliffe’s work as a broadcaster includes several series of A Good Read and a BBC 2 series Watching, based on his own book about cinema. He has also presented Newsnight Review, BBC 2’s arts review programme. He has presented Saturday Review since its launch. He is also the chair of Round Britain Quiz.