lucecannon, otherwise known as Lucy Rouse, was a journalist for almost 20 years and is a former editor of the TV industry’s leading weekly magazine Broadcast.
Lucy specialised in media journalism after starting her career writing about the public sector on Government Purchasing magazine. It’s no longer being published. Lucy has been associate editor of Media Week and deputy editor of TV World. She has also written for The Guardian, The Independent titles, The Observer, The Financial Times, The Sunday Times and The Evening Standard and made numerous appearances on Sky News, various outlets of the BBC, ITV and Channel 4.
Her writing credits include this comment piece for The Guardian and commissioning and editing a supplement on digital TV also for The Guardian.
Lucy is a member of the Broadcasting Press Guild. She lives and works in Salisbury, Wiltshire.
Testimonials for lucecannon:
“Essential gossip about our industry written with wit and style. It’s in my favourites.” Executive Editor – Sky News
“I didn’t know she had it in her.” Former English teacher
Motto for life:
“If you don’t want to see it in print, don’t say it.”