Even though Sook-Yin Lee spends most of her time talking to the nation from behind the microphone, she's one of the best known faces in the country. As well as hosting CBC Radio's Definitely Not The Opera, Sook-Yin is a musician, she acts, she writes and she directs. Just this week in Winnipeg, she wrapped up filming Smilin' Jack, CBC's TV movie based on the rise of the late, great, Jack Layton. Sook-Yin took on the role of Olivia Chow, Jack's wife.
Back in Toronto though, we got together with Sook-Yin to find out what she loves about her job behind the microphone and out in the field: