Media Futures: How to turn your passion into a paycheck
- Date: Tuesday 29 September 2020, 16:00 – 17:00
- Location: Off-campus
- Cost: Free
Mim Shaikh talks about his career in television, film and radio as part of the online seminar series.
Please note this is an online event. Visit the MyCareer events calendar for more information, joining instructions and to reserve your place https://mycareer.leeds.ac.uk/unauth/student/login
All events will be held on Blackboard Collaborate Ultra and places must be booked in advance.
Find out how former Leeds Broadcast Journalism Student, Mim Shaikh was able to take his love for radio, acting, and creativity and turn them into an individual career path where he gets to work in television, film and radio - and become a household name via Masterchef!
Mim Shaikh has broadcasted on BBC Radio 1Xtra, Asian Network, and BBC Radio 1. He has starred in over 14 film and television productions in the UK including Masterchef, Informer, Pilgrimage and made his debut in the factual film space by authoring his own, personal 60-minute documentary entitled Finding Dad for BBC Three.