MTV UK Getting it Georgie Wright

One of the “new generation of MTV talent” is New Zealander Georgie Wright, 22, a news presenter for the broadcaster’s UK channel.

Wright, who also works full-time at i-D magazine, moved to London in 2015 to study film and media studies at King’s College London (“writing about Sex and the City, Beyoncé and Sherlock”). Her career highlight involves working as a super-powered extra in Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts & Where To Find Them.

On her website, she says she “honed filming, editing, presenting [and] dad joking skills through my YouTube channel.”

Wright interned at i-D during her studies.

Original article by MTV, May 24, 2017.


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Meet Theia Our New Alt-Pop Artist on the Rise

Meet Theia Our New Alt-Pop Artist on the Rise

After Lorde and Kimbra conquered the world music scene, there is another New Zealander who’s making waves, according to Manila Times correspondent, Mark Bonifacio. Introducing Christchurch-born, Theia (real name Em-Haley Walker).