Jay Durant

Anchor

Jay’s roots are in eastern Ontario where he calls Trenton hometown, with Kingston running a close second.

He’s been moving west one city at a time and has now found a permanent home in Vancouver. He is now co-anchoring Global News at 10 on BC1 and Global News at 11 with Sophie Lui.

His first job was with CTV in Toronto. From there, a quick stopover in Lethbridge before joining ITV (now Global Edmonton) as the weekend sports anchor.

A former football and rugby player, Jay’s new sports hobbies include running, mountain biking and squash.

And he’s always up for a good concert!

WATCH: News and sports anchor Jay Durant answers a few questions for Global BC viewers. Like, who is his favourite author? And what would he bring to a desert island?

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