Merv Gagen began his career in 1979 at LWT. He has worked across the world for many internationally renown clients including the BBC, ITV, Sky, Astro many non-broadcast independents including the MOD as a cameraman, lighting cameraman, lighting director and director. Over the last few years he has worked freelance on many flagship and high profile programmes for both Sky and the BBC. Broadcast shows include amongst others: 'Newsnight', 'Newsnight Review', 'Hardtalk', 'Sunrise', 'The Adam Bolton Show', ' Martin Stanford Show', 'On the Record' and 'The Andrew Marr Show'.