Florin Rajendran

  • Wattala

News Anchor/ Reporter


Highly knowledgeable, creative and resourceful Television News Anchor/Reporter with more than two years experience writing and reporting news stories live on-air. 

Work experience

Work experience
Apr 2013 - Present

News Anchor/Reporter

MTV Sports The Capital Maharajah Organization, Sri Lanka
  • Conducting interviews with readers, sources and anyone directly involved in a story.
  • Quickly collecting and analysing information on any breaking news stories.
  • Attending press launches, meetings and conferences etc.
  • Answering the telephone on the news desk and dealing with any enquiries.
  • Contacting victims of crime and persons who may have a news story.
  • Following up leads for potential new stories.
  • Sourcing and interviewing professionals, victims and academics for case studies and comments.
  • Conducting interviews in person and over the phone.
  • Deciding on the content for stories.
  • Coming up with ideas which makes the news more colourful.
  • Editing copy.
  • Responding quickly and professionally to tip offs.
  • Covering human interest stories.
  • Responding accutely to issues with regard to the public.
  • Translating scripts (Sinhalese and Tamil )
  • Travelling around Sri Lanka for News coverage.


2013 - Present

Degree in International Relations

BCIS, Sri Lanka

Modules :

International Relations, Political Affiars, International Law, Sri Lanka in International Affairs, World Politics.

2013 - 2014

Associate Diploma in Performance

Trinity college , London

ATCL in Speech and Drama – Merit Certificate

1999 - 2012

GCE Advanced Level

Holy Family Convent, Sri Lanka

G.C.E (A/ L) Examination in 2012(English Medium):










General English        


Business Statistics




English Literature