Krishnan Guru-Murthy

Krishnan is one of Channel 4’s lead news anchors, presenting the channel’s flagship evening news at 7pm as well as the midday summary. He also presents for Unreported World on Channel 4, reporting on stories from around the world, and fronts Channel 4 News’ podcast Ways to Change the World.


During his extensive time on Channel 4, Krishnan has reported on major events, such as the Omagh bombing, 9/11 and the Mumbai attacks. He has also covered five General Elections and regularly chairs political debate shows, such as Ask the Chancellor.


Outside of news broadcasting, Krishnan appeared in 2019’s series of Stand Up To Cancer’s Celebrity Great British Bake Off for Channel 4 and commentated for Channel 4’s coverage of the opening ceremony of the 2014 Sochi Winter Paralympics.