Richard Ayoade: Mover & Shaker

© SashaM

Richard Ayoade has been named in this year’s MediaGuardian 100. This is an annual list of the most powerful people in TV, radio, newspapers, magazines, digital media, advertising and PR. Candidates are judged on three criteria: their cultural, economic and political influence in the UK.

Ayoade is a new entry at 94, which places him 5 people higher than Lord Sugar and 88 below Rupert Murdoch! Mark Zuckerberg made this year’s number 1 spot.

MediaGuardian says of his entry in the list, “Ayoade makes the list on his own merit, but is also representative of a new wave of film-makers bypassing the traditional route to movie-making – not just comics but also photographers and artists, such as Armando Iannucci, Anton Corbijn, Steve McQueen and Sam Taylor-Wood.”

To read his entry in full click here, and to see the list from 1-100 take a look at this.

Tell us what you think!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,603 other followers

%d bloggers like this: