Ambush Interview with Sean Patrick Lovett, Director of English Programming, Vatican Radio 1/9/2015
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Sean Patrick Lovett
Ireland – Italy
- Irish by blood, African by birth, Italian by adoption.
- Academically trained at the University of Cape Town, South Africa, and at the National Academy of Dramatic Art in Rome, Italy.
- Professionally trained in London (BBC) and in Washington DC (CNS).
- Doctorate in Communications (Honoris Causa) from the American University of Rome.
- War correspondent (1980-86) in Lebanon, South Africa, N. Ireland…
- Awarded the Silver Medal at New York TV Festival, Golden Microphone…
- Founder of Vatican Radio’s multilingual, multimedia, interactive radio channel (Jubileum) during the Jubilee Year 2000
- in Rome. Director of Vatican Radio’s FM Channel One-O-Five Live and the station’s English and Italian Language Sections.
- Consultant for the Vatican Television Centre (CTV).
- Professor of Social Communications at the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome (courses in radio, television, and personal expressive techniques).
- Creator of specialist interpersonal communications courses offered in 15 countries around the world. Personal media trainer to politicians, religious, business professionals and entertainment celebrities. Communications consultant to multinational corporations.
- Author of a best-selling book with Mother Teresa of Calcutta (with editions in 5 different languages).Voice-over for dozens of films, 100’s of cartoons, 1,000’s of documentaries. Founder of various theatre workshops.
- Sean Patrick Lovett is the father of two sons (Demian and Julien).