Agent: Araminta Whitley
An award-winning journalist who lives in London, Phil Rees remains the only Western journalist to have travelled and filmed with Algeria’s Islamist militants. He has worked as a reporter for Channel 4’s Dispatches, as well as Correspondent and Newsnight for the BBC. His articles have appeared in numerous publications, including the Independent, Guardian, Sunday Times and the New Statesman. He has made more than thirty documentaries and has won a dozen international awards, including two from the Royal Television Society.