Speak or read from scripted materials, such as news reports or commercial messages, on radio or television. May announce artist or title of performance, identify station, or interview guests.
Anchor, Announcer, DJ (Disc Jockey), Host, Meteorologist, Morning News Anchor, Morning Show Host, News Anchor, Newscaster, On Air Personality, On-Air Announcer, On-Air Personality, Program Host, Radio Announcer, Radio Host, Radio Personality, Sports Anchor, Sports Director, Talk Show Host, Television News Anchor (TV News Anchor), Weather Anchor
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