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About

REPORTER / PRESENTER

MA -Television Journalism -City University, London 

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ACTRESS

MA -Acting -Drama Centre London, Central Saint Martins

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BA/MA -English Language and Literature, Oxford University, (2.1 Pembroke College) 

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Interests: Wide-ranging but especially Travel, Nature/Wildlife, Current Affairs & Adventure!

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OTHER REPORTING SKILLS:

                    1) Writing (BA/MA English Oxford2) Filming 3) Editing 4) Photography 5) Voice-over.                   

 

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WRITING:                                                                       BA/MA -English Language & Literature -Oxford University (Pembroke College, 2.1). Worked professionally and extensively as a writer and editor working on scripts, treatments and all other documents (novels, business documents, etc).

Oxford UniversityPHOTOGRAPHY:                                                                                                     Studios London & Dubai.                                                Favourite areas: Travel & Nature/Wildlife.Camera Bag

FILMING/EDITING:                                           Broadcast-quality HD 1080i travel filming equipment.                                               Final Cut Pro 6, 7 & 10 Apple-certified editor.                                                 (Websites available -please enquire if relevant)Filming editing photographyVOICE-OVER:Please see the voice-over tab for demos or www.voicespro/uk/cv/natashahancock(www.voicespro/uk/cv/

natashahancock)                                                                Self-recording equipment.

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CV

SPOTLIGHT CV’s:

CV’s are not on this website so please see this link:

www.spotlight.com/9285-8979-8312

YouTube

YOUTUBE CHANNEL:

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www.youtube.com/turquoise717

 


theater-masksACTING SUMMARY:

*  Acting MA: Drama Centre London, Central Saint Martins

*  BA/MA: English Language & Literature -Oxford University (Pembroke College, 2,1).

*  CV: www.spotlight.com/9285-8979-8312 Acting videos

*  YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA88EB78A0BFE8145

*  30+ plays (Theatre): often lead roles.

*  Over 15 films: features, shorts.

*  6 weeks training & performances -Shakespeare’s Globe, London

*  2 months training & performances -Vahktanghov Theatre Institute, Moscow

*  1 month Screen Acting training -Alchemy workshops.

*  Various other workshops e.g. at The Actors Centre, London.

*  Natasha has also directed and taught actors.

Interviewing at the Royal Geographic Society. With Super Cycling Man! Later Oliver Steeds, Ed Stafford, etc!PRESENTING/REPORTING SUMMARY:

*  MA in Television Journalism at City University, London (widely regarded as the best Broadcast/TV Journalism course in the UK).

The Television Journalism MA involved creating weekly news packages (writing, filming, presenting, editing),  studio days (technical, writing and presenting roles), making various short documentaries, making a half hour documentary, Media Law exams, Online Journalism, Entrepreneurial Journalism, Journalism and Society, Public Administration, Research, Journalism Practice, Editorial Production and other topics.

* Worked in the BBC -Current Affairs department (as well as BBC Drama department). Placement: OR Media (who create content for Discovery Channel, Channel 4, Al Jazeera, BBC).

*  Various travel videos (also filmed/edited by Natasha).

*  Filmed interviewing various notable people e.g. Oliver Steeds, Ed Stafford, Sarah Outen, etc at the Royal Geographic Society and elsewhere.

*  Please see Presenting videos tab orhttp://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLnU2dMc5-8zPK_y8cb6Pz5PANIq1THna5 

*  Full CV: www.spotlight.com/9285-8979-8312

*  Hosted events.

*  Corporate videos.

*  Advanced Professional Presentation Skills course -REED & ESBs (English Speaking Board exams) -highest grade in all.

*  Relevant NLP diploma.

*  Acting experience all relevant as performance/public speaking.

*  Reporting skills -writing, filming, video-editing, photography. Owns professional equipment. Website links above.

*  Designed & ran Presentation Skills & Public Speaking workshops -Inspired Presentations. Please see below for more.

HeadshotFORMAL PRESENTING -additional site/experience:

Natasha has designed & presented numerous presentation skills & public speaking training courses for  government-funded, leading London training companies (RoleModel World & Westminster Management -reference available).

The website you are viewing now (www.natashahancock.com) focuses on her preferred, more informal presenting (e.g. travel, wildlife, adventure, etc). Please see the Presenting tabs for more detail.

WorldNatasha also has numerous ideas for documentaries, TV programs/series and videos please contact her to discuss.

AREAS OF INTEREST:

Natasha loves learning and has a strong sense of curiosity so she relishes investigating/reporting a wide variety of topics. For example:

Travel, Nature & Wildlife, Current Affairs, Conservation/Environment, Adventure & Exploration, Film, Theatre, TV, Science, Human Potential, The Nature of ‘Reality’ (e.g. the universe, related topics such as quantum discoveries & string theory, spiritual topics), History, Current Affairs, Creativity -Acting, Art, Music & many other topics!

ContactEMAIL: natasha@natashahancock.com

UK TEL: 07507 829 341

(If calling from abroad: 00 44 7507 829 341).

 Please email if you don’t get through calling as Natasha may be travelling. 

SKYPE id: natashahancock

TWITTER: @presentertravel

 


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