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TV & Media

TV Presenting

On television Sarah is one of the hosts of ‘Contact’ on Discovery Channel and Science Channel. The show is broadcast in the US and internationally. She is also a leading voice of space on various other television shows in the UK and US, regularly appearing on Sky, BBC, CNN, People Television, ITV News, Channel 4 News and Channel 5 News. As well as on various documentaries on Discovery Channel and Science Channel and UK shows including Coast, BBC Sunday Morning Live and Derren Brown.

Sarah also hosts live launch coverage for ESA, Ariane Group, Space for Humanity and the Planetary Society. Recent credits include SpaceX Crew Dragon Demo and NASA’S Perseverance Rover, which she hosted with Bill Nye.

 

In 2019 Sarah appeared alongside Pharrell, Jared Leto and Neil deGrasse Tyson on a video to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing. The film was broadcast at Time Square in New York, at the Kennedy Center in DC and at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center.

Sarah is a passionate and well accomplished presenter able to make complex topics in science relatable to a general audience. She has extensive live television experience and began her career as a weather presenter and science correspondent with the BBC.

Radio

Sarah has been a regular voice on national radio shows since 2009. 

BBC Radio Five Live

Regular Guest

BBC Radio 2

Vine

BBC Radio 4

Regular Guest on PM, documentary host for Costing the Earth

BBC GNS

Regular Guest

Talk Radio

Regular Guest

BBC World service

Regular Guest

Writing

An experienced writer and journalist, Sarah has written about space for multiple news outlets including the BBC, The Sunday Times, Politico, New Scientists, CNN, Supercluster, The Royal Aeronautical Society and The Telegraph.

TV Credits

TV Series – Host – Contact – (2019) on Discovery Channel and Science Channel in the US – primetime – 10pm and 9pm weekday slots respectively. Also broadcast internationally including UK.

TV show – Host – Return to the Moon – (2019) on Discovery Channel and Science Channel. Also broadcast internationally

TV show – Host – The Final Countdown (2019-2020) on-line show in France broadcast in partnership with Arianne Group (French Launch provider)

People television (US) – guest 2019

CNN (US) – guest 2019

Apollo 50th My Giant Leap – guest host alongside Pharrell, Jared Leto and Neil deGrasse Tyson – 2019 – film was broadcast in Time Square, New York, at NASAs Kennedy Space Center and at the Kennedy Center in DC.

Documentary Movie – commentator – Elon Musk: The real life Iron Man (2018), broadcast globally

Discovery Channel (US and international) – various guest appearances 2015 – date

Science Channel – various guest appearances 2015 – date

Sky News (UK) – various guest appearances 2014 – date

Channel Five News (UK) – various guest appearances 2014 – date

ITV Good Morning Britain (UK) – various guest appearances 2014 – date

ITV News (UK) – various guest appearances 2014 – date

BBC News (UK) – various guest appearances 2014 – date

BBC Horizons Business (UK)  – presenter 2014

Coast BBC 2 (UK) – various appearances as on screen expert (2012-2014)

Derren Brown: Apocalypse (UK) – cameo appearance full series (2012)

BBC Look North (UK) – presenter – 2008 – 2012