Andrew William Stevenson Marr
is a British journalist and presenter for radio and television. Beginning his career as a political commentator, he subsequently edited The Independent
newspaper (1996–1998) and was political editor of BBC News (2000–2005). He began hosting a political programme—Sunday AM
, now called The Andrew Marr Show
—on Sunday mornings on BBC One from September 2005. In 2002, Marr took over as host of BBC Radio 4's long-running Start the Week
Monday morning discussion programme.