Natasha Stillwell : biography
Natasha Stillwell is a television reporter and producer, known in Canada for the television show Daily Planet, on Discovery Channel Canada and in Northern and Central Scotland for her reporting role on STV’s The Five Thirty Show.
Originally from Edinburgh, she was a weather girl on the city’s now defunct LIVE! station, and later worked for the independent television production company Tern Television where she hosted shows for the BBC and Channel 4 before moving to Canada in September 2002 to join Jay Ingram on Discovery Canada’s science and technology show.
Her appearance on Daily Planet was occasionally parodied on CBC comedy show This Hour Has 22 Minutes. Stillwell’s final appearance was February 2, 2007.
She returned to Scotland, joining STV for the launch of their features magazine programme The Five Thirty Show as one of the show’s reporters from January 28, 2008 until the programme was axed on May 15, 2009.
Stillwell is now a producer for The Five Thirty Show’s successor, The Hour.
She has also presented her own video blog, Stillwell Science, on YouTube.