Dunja Hayali, Journalist

Dunja Hayali

Journalist and television presenter

Dunja Hayali: Biography highlights

Dunja Hayali is the very popular and well-liked main anchor of ZDF morning show. During her years working as a presenter for ZDF she has become one of the prominent faces of the TV channel.

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Journalists
TV Presenters and Broadcasters

Based in:

Europe

Languages spoken:

English, German

Full biography of Dunja Hayali

Dunja Hayali’s life and career

Dunja grew up in Westphalia as the daughter of Iraqi parents. While studying at the German Sports University she completed various internships at radio and television stations.

Her TV career started at Deutsche Welle, Germany’s international broadcaster, where she hosted the news programme ‘Journal’ before she started working for ZDF in 2007 where she anchored the daily main newscast “Heute” and co-anchored the nightly newscast “Heute Journal”. Since 2010 she is main presenter of ZDF morning show “Morgenmagazin” and besides she presents several other political as well as entertaining TV programmes.

For the documentation “My heart is in Africa” Dunja travelled to Mozambique, Senegal and Uganda in 2008 together with author Henning Mankell. Among her broad social engagement, Dunja is Goodwill Ambassador of UNICEF and supports the nationwide organization “Gesicht zeigen!” for a liberal minded Germany.

Dunja Hayali is a passionate journalist, looking beyond the obvious and opening new approaches. Extraordinarily well prepared, spontaneous, humorous and above all with an effortless ease, Dunja presents panels, conferences and big events in German and English.

 

 

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Available for:

After Dinner Engagement
Awards Hosting
Guest Appearance
Moderating and Emcee
Panel Participation
TV and Media

Watch Dunja in action

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Dunja Hayali, Journalistin
Dunja Hayali, Journalistin
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Journalistin Dunja Hayali über Meinungsfreiheit | Interview | BR24
Journalistin Dunja Hayali über Meinungsfreiheit | Interview | BR24
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Journalisten Dunja Hayali und Mitri Sirin über ihre enge Freundschaft // 3nach9
Journalisten Dunja Hayali und Mitri Sirin über ihre enge Freundschaft // 3nach9
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Dankesrede Dunja Hayali | Preisträgerin Beste Information | GOLDENE KAMERA 2016
Dankesrede Dunja Hayali | Preisträgerin Beste Information | GOLDENE KAMERA 2016
04:42

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