CGTN chooses Top 200 Media Challengers internationally


BEIJING, July 21, 2021/ PRNewswire/– After a three-month-long worldwide talent hunt that spanned 130 areas and countries and saw thousands of online entries considering that April 2021, CGTN revealed on Tuesday the list of Top 200 candidates for the second round of the Media Challengers project. In addition to the statement of the Global Top 200, 30 expert judges from all over the world, consisting of specialists and scholars in the field of media, executives from reputable media companies, and lots of popular viewpoint leaders and industry leaders, also made an appearance.

Launching their objective to discover the next generation of on-camera

reporters, CGTN invited speakers, DJs, podcasters, social networks influencers, and striving storytellers from all over the world to submit three-minute videos exposing why they must be considered for the unbelievable opportunity to end up being the next face and voice of CGTN. Getting an overwhelming number of video submissions that

amounted to over 100 hours and represented a varied variety of the international content creators’backgrounds and specializeds, a panel of 40 professional judges from the media and entertainment industries saw the preliminary of submissions in 12 auditions to shortlist the pool to simply 200.

The Top 200 will now participate in the next round of video obstacles, showcasing their distinct storytelling, editing and presenting skills. Most importantly, they will be called upon to show their ability to engage viewers through sharing fresh ideas with their dynamic characters. Launched on April 8, 2021, the Media Challengers occasion intends to find talented and promising news media experts from around the globe. Shortlisted Media Challengers will have the chance to receive professional multimedia training and resources , and enter CGTN’s official skill database to end up being a part-time or full-time press reporters to tellstories straight from the front lines.At the end of the competitors

, winners may also get offers to report at CGTN’s Beijing headquarters or three regional production centers, in Washington, D.C., London, and Nairobi. As the Challenge continues, the next videos from the Top 200 Media Challengers can be seen on five

major partner platforms worldwide including Weibo, Bilibili, Yangshipin, Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn, and Variety China. Video – Photo-