FROM THE ARCHIVE OF: Ident Man 1
A bit of self-promotion from the early days of Sky TV.
[00:00:00] SERVICE PROMOTION: from the early months of Sky’s four-channel service, comprising Sky One, Sky News, Sky Movies and Eurosport.
We see various shots of presenters and shows featured on the channels.
Among the presenters featured:
- Bob Friend (Sky News).
- Scott Chisholm (Sky News).
- Keith Chegwin (Sky One).
- Kay Burley (Sky News).
- Paul Dempsey (Sky News).
- Derek Jameson (Sky One).
- Peter Marshall (Sky One).
- Penny Smith (Sky News).
- Frank Bough (Sky News).
- Claire Rayner (TBC).
- Tony Blackburn (Sky One).
Shortly after we published this page, Duncan Newmarch got in touch to point out that a 1979 ABC autumn season campaign might just have provided a little inspiration for the 1989 Sky promo:
RELATED ARTICLE: Sky TV promotion: Still the One (September 1990).
With thanks to Paul R. Jackson for help identifying some of the presenters.
PICTURED: Sky TV service promotion. COPYRIGHT: Sky plc.