Dan Walker admits Channel 5 role was ‘too good to turn down’ as he quits BBC Breakfast

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    Director of Content for Paramount UK, Ben Frow, said of Dan’s appointment: “Dan Walker joining the Channel shows that Channel 5 attracts leading talent.

    “Dan is a renowned broadcaster and we’re looking forward to seeing him not just fronting 5 News but bringing his experience to programming across Channel 5 as we continue to develop and grow our output.”

    Meanwhile, Daniel Pearl, Commissioning Editor, at Channel 5 (VP) said: “We’re delighted that Dan Walker is joining the fantastic team at 5 News, as an anchor, he will be instrumental in the success of Channel 5’s News output as it continues to grow and evolve.”

    As well as hosting the news programme, Dan’s role will include fronting a range of new non-news programmes for Channel 5.

    Published at Mon, 04 Apr 2022 14:33:00 +0000

    Dan Walker admits Channel 5 role was ‘too good to turn down’ as he quits BBC Breakfast