His career as the face and voice of Natural History programs has continued for over 60 years. He is best known for writing and presenting the Nine Life Series, in conjunction with the BBC Natural History Unit, which collectively form a comprehensive survey of life on the planet. He is also a former Sr. Manager at the BBC, having served as the Controller of BBC Two and Director of Programming for BBC Television in the 60’s and 70’s. He is the only person to have won the BAFTA in Black & White, Colour, HD and 3D category.