Michael Brissenden is a renowned Political Journalist. Currently, he works for Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) in Australia. He is one of the experienced journalists at ABC. He has a number of contributions in the field of journalism. He is also a foreign correspondent for ABC in Russia, Brussels, and Washington. Michael Brissenden ABC career started from the radio program.
Veteran Journalist Michael Brissenden is an experienced and careful political spectator. Michael is undoubtedly a multi-talented journalist with profound insight and understanding. He is well-known for his blue eyes and his stunning voice for which the audiences are fascinated. Michael Brissenden eyes have been criticized sometimes for being scary. Many of his followers have claimed that Michael Brissenden eyes are sexy. Still, Michael Brissenden eyes are found attractive in mass. The way he deals with the issues and the questions he asks the guests in his show is commendable. Michael has always been praised for asking the questions that audience are actually likely to ask.
He is also a writer by profession where his contributions can be found in many publications like Travellers Tales 1, The Science Minister and the Sea Cow, Canberra Times and in several bulletins and online sites. In 2012, he published his book- “American Stories: Tales of Hope and Anger” printed and published by University of Queensland Press. He has also written a fiction book- ‘List’. He keeps on blogging in social media on political matters and current affairs of many parts and regions.
Michael was associated with Matilda.com for few years and had been able to contribute to the website with his new ideas and thoughts. He has been a reporter in Moscow, Brussels, and Washington where he covered political affairs of the countries around the world.
Michael Brissenden is a middle-aged adult who was born in Australia but his exact birth date is unidentified. His nationality is Australian but the part of Australia he was born is unknown. Some of his colleagues and fans have claimed his age to be around sixty. He hardly shares his information with the audience in radio, television and social media. He belongs to White Ethnicity.
Early Life and Childhood
The Childhood of Michael Brissenden is a mystery. He has not yet shared his childhood memories in any of his interviews. By virtue of his outstanding contributions in the field of journalism, one can assume that he was a proactive and an intelligent lad from his childhood. He must have been a disciplined and hardworking child who spent most of his times in reading and searching the information about politics and foreign affairs. Michael Brissenden career was determined by his childhood.
Net worth and Career
Michael Brissenden ABC career started during the 1980s from the programs related to federal politics in the ABC radio. In 1994 he got a chance to work as a foreign correspondent in Russia and Brussels where he had covered biggest news all around the globe. He was then sent to New York, US on 11th of September 2001 during the terrorist attack on the World Trade Centre for direct reporting. In 2003, he returned to Canberra, Australia for political reporting as the political editor for the ABC’s current affairs program The 7.30. He worked as the political editor there till 2009. He also worked as a spy in the ABC’s Defense and National Security Correspondent in 2009, where he spied Indonesia’s President Yudhoyono, his wife and nine other members. Michael Brissenden is currently the Presenter of ‘AM’, the ABC’s flagship Radio Current Affairs program.
Michael Brissenden has stated most of the times in his interviews that his journey in journalism started from Radio. He has never spoken about his earnings but it is assumed that his net worth should be in millions.
Girlfriend and Spouse
Michael Brissenden is very shy and secretive person who hardly shares his information. He is married but Michael Brissenden wife name has not been mentioned and has remained unknown. Looking at Michael Brissenden career, he has a very busy schedule and admits that he has no time for love and relationship. Michael Brissenden wife and relationship status are not revealed in any of the social networking sites and he does not post his family photos and videos in the social media thus Michael Brissenden wife is unidentified.
Award and Recognition
Michael Brissenden has been awarded and recognized several times for his intelligence and radio talent. He has in-depth political knowledge that is why his show is very informative and admired by the audience. He is one of the most successful reporters at ABC. Michael Brissenden ABC career made him won many awards and recognition.
After a series of TV shows, he won a Walkley Award in 1998 for sharing news stories that were successful to reveal the maximum level of frauds, corruption, and bribery in Papua New Guinea.
In 2014, he had worked with Lenore Taylor and Ewen MacAskill , editor and reporter of Guardian for the joint investigation. He was again handed over with another Walkley award after this investigation. His hard works and dedications and continued efforts will make him achieve more awards and recognition in coming days.