Savik Shuster known photo journalist with Canadian and Italian citizenship, author and presenter of “Shuster live». Born November 22, 1952, knows many languages, including Lithuanian, Russian, English, French, Italian, Hebrew, German and Ukrainian.
Savik family grew in Vilnius Lithuanian football “Spartacus” and it probably sailed in the love of football. He studied at the physician in Canada, then moved to Italy, where he continued his studies and then work in the medical field. At the end of 70 years as a medical assistant in Chad during the war. After Chad, Savik traveled to Afghanistan, where the Soviet Union covered the war against Afghans working for Radio Liberty. Then, the war in Lebanon and Nicaragua.
In the mid 90’s moved to and working in Radio Liberty and journalist at NTV channel. Program Freedom of speech is popular in Russia, but after Putin came to power, the nut of the free press started quickly zzhymatys TV and was taken to Gusinsky, which in turn influenced the editorial policy of the channel. Savik several years worked on NTV in various positions, but in 2004 decided to leave.
Savik Shuster in 2005 opened the program on Free Speech TV channel ICTV in Ukraine. The program appeared on various TV channels and under different names, but her motive remained not interchangeable – is informing the citizens of different points chorus of politicians.
During the revolution of dignity in December 2013 conducted by Savik program on Inter TV channel and when the events in the square began to gain mass scale, Savik expressed its support for the citizens of Ukraine who rebelled against the bloody regime of Yanukovych.
After the arrival of the new government program and the beginning of the war in 2014-2015, the program began Shuster LIVE pressure and could not find Savik channel for their product. Savik decided to open a channel, which was to begin broadcasting in autumn 2015.