Irish print and broadcast journalist whose radio program Tonight with Vincent Browne aired from 1996 to 2007.
He attended University College Dublin to study Politics and Economics and founded the university newspaper The College Tribune in 1989.
He became known for his investigative journalism and published a magazine called Magill, which focused on investigations into political dealings.
He married Jean Browne, with whom he had two daughters.
Comparisons were often drawn between his style and that of English journalist Jeremy Paxman.