Jeff Semple is a Canadian correspondent and video journalist based in London, England. He is currently the Europe Bureau Chief for Global News, Canada's national TV news broadcaster. Jeff has reported from more than 25 countries on four continents, covering terrorist attacks in Europe, the refugee crisis in the Middle East and the Olympic Games in Sochi, Rio and Seoul. Jeff has reported from the front-lines of the fight against ISIS in Iraq and the Demilitarized Zone separating North and South Korea. He's put allegations of Russian hacking directly to members of President Putin’s inner circle in Moscow. Jeff's stories have garnered several awards, including a Canadian RTDNA award last year for best continuing coverage of the terrorist attack at the Bataclan concert hall in Paris. Prior to joining Global News, Jeff worked as a video journalist for CBC News based in London, Toronto and Ottawa. Jeff's reports have appeared on the BBC, Sky News, CNN, NPR, and ABC. Click on the links to see Jeff's demo reel, résumé, and examples of his reports.
Jeff has forged a reputation as one of Canada's top multimedia video-journalists -- writing, shooting and editing his reports for TV, radio and online. Jeff also shoots and produces his own 'live' TV reports from the middle of the action, using a Dejero or his iPhone. To watch a video demonstration of how Jeff reports 'live' from the field by himself, click here.