Established in 2003 Pukka Presenting offers training to TV presenters and anyone else who needs to talk to camera or give confident presentations. It is run by Kathryn Wolfe, a highly experienced BBC trained TV Director with over 25 years experience in directing TV presenters at BBC and ITV. Kathryn was Course Leader Television Production and Senior Lecturer Media Performance at the University of Bedfordshire teaching TV presenting in Higher Education from 2006 – 2018. Kathryn has regularly delivered short courses in TV presenting to adult learners at City Lit (2005 – 2017) and to actors and non-members at The Actors Centre (2004 – present), both in London’s Covent Garden, as well as theatre schools, Universities, colleges, TV companies and corporate clients around UK.
Kathryn’s highly successful training formula combines her TV industry and teaching expertise. With a string of success stories from the presenting courses she has devised, Kathryn coaches, mentors and advises TV presenters and people in business on how to present, be interviewed on camera and create online videos.
Kathryn Wolfe has written two leading books on TV presenting, The TV Presenter’s Career Handbook published by Focal Press 2015, and So You Want to be a TV Presenter? published by Nick Hern Books, 2010
“Kathryn is my go-to expert for presenter training. Kathryn’s tips and advice absolutely helped me to prepare for auditions, and not long after training with her I got a dream job as a children’s television presenter!” – Sita Thomas, TV Presenter Channel 5, Milkshake
“Working with Kathryn has been nothing short of invaluable throughout my media career” – David McClelland, Technology Presenter BBC Rip Off Britain, ITV Good Morning Britain
“Extremely informative, helpful and thorough, a real eye opener” – Joanne Clifton, BBC Strictly Come Dancing, Strictly – It Takes Two
“We won!” – Matthew Bellhouse, Civil Engineer, Winner Fleming Award for the Best Presentation, Geological Society