Christian Sievers (born 1969 in Offenbach am Main) is a German
journalist and news presenter.
After graduating with his
Abitur in 1989, Sievers studied law in
Berlin and Freiburg. During his studies, he also worked at various
radio and television stations: from 1989 to 1991 as a reporter at RIAS
Berlin, as a presenter and reporter at Südwestfunk in Freiburg
between 1991 and 1993, and from 1993 to 1995 as a presenter and editor
at the same station in Baden-Baden. In 1995, Sievers completed his
first law Staatsexamen. Between 1996 and 1997, Sievers worked as a
reporter at the ABC station
WTNH in New Haven, Connecticut, as a
fellow of the Carl Duisberg Society.
Since 1997, Sievers has been a presenter, reporter and editor for ZDF.
From 1997 to 2009, Sievers presented the
ZDF Morgenmagazin, ZDF's
From 2008 to 2009, Sievers presented the graphics and statistics
sections of ZDF's election broadcasts, replacing Steffen Seibert.
From October 2009 to August 2014, Sievers was ZDF's Middle East
correspondent, based in Tel Aviv. In January 2013 he replaced Maybrit
Illner as presenter of
Heute Journal, of which he acts as a relief
presenter; since 8 September 2014, Sievers has also been chief
presenter of the 7pm edition of heute, ZDF's flagship newscast.
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