Summary

Natural History/ Science / Adventure Producer Extensive international location experience - Kenya, Italy, Ecuador, Mongolia, Myanmar, India, Solomon Islands, Australia, UAE, USA, UK. Excellent scripting, budgeting, research and organisations skills

Credits

9/17 – Current

Story Producer (Lead) 90 Day Fiance: Before the 90 Days 1

TLC — Reality/Doc (TV) — Sharp Entertainment Details
9/17 – Current

Producing a 2 hour special for tlc. Shot in the studio with the full cast we had less than 4 weeks to deliver the show. I managed a team of 4 editors alongside another SP to create the show. Responsible for 5 of the 9 acts, the opening tease and act breaks. Scripted the VO for host Shaun Robinson.

8/17 – Current

Field Producer (Series Director) Man v. Food 2

TRAVEL — Reality/Doc (TV) — Sharp Entertainment
8/17 – Current
5/17 – Current

Field Producer (Lead, Director) Man v. Food 1

TRAVEL — Reality/Doc (TV) — Sharp Entertainment Details
5/17 – Current

Multi Cam Director. Crowd direction. Working with new talent. Filming locations across the US.

7/16 – 10/16

Producer (Lead) The Forest 1

CH4 — Scripted (TV) — Blast! Films Details
7/16 – 10/16

Observational documentary series following the traditional life of commoning in the New Forest. As the producer I was responsible for gaining access and negotiating lengthy filming permissions as well as casting the on screen contributors for the series. I established story arcs for individual characters and liaised with scientists and specialists to film wildlife. Due to the sensitive nature of some of the storylines I built strong relationships with individuals and spent much time on location.

5/16 – 7/16

Producer (Lead) Mungo (w/t) 1

ANIMLPLNT — Scripted (TV) — Blast Films Details
5/16 – 7/16

Brand new adventure format series with new on screen talent investigating traditional folklore in remote locations. I worked with my global contact list to develop 6 episodes for the series. Scouts were carried out in Borneo, India, Peru, Argentina, DRC, Liberia, Namibia and Kenya. I researched and scripted the 6 act breakdowns and set up the logistics and filming schedules for the shoots. I worked closely with Animal Planet exec’s and commissioners to produce the final format.

9/15 – 5/16

Producer (Director) Outrageous Acts of Science 5

DISCOVERY — Scripted (TV) — October Films Details
9/15 – 5/16

The Science Channel’s most successful show. This returning series uses chemistry, physics, engineering and biology to explain the internet’s most viral content. I was responsible for the full execution of 10 episodes. I managed a large team of APs and researchers to create ten distinctly themed episodes. I scripted the content for each host and lead shoots in the USA, UAE, UK and Australia. I directed the green screen studio shoots and the international location films.

5/15 – 9/15

Producer (Director) Outrageous Acts of Science 4

SCIENCE — Scripted (TV) — October Films Details
5/15 – 9/15

Scripting the show, ordering content and stories, selecting music and developing the graphics. I saw the episode through the online, comm record and final mix.

9/14 – 5/15

Producer (Lead) World's Busiest Railway 1

BBC — Scripted (TV) — BBC Productions Details
9/14 – 5/15

Major series covering the ‘behind the scenes’ of the worlds busiest railway in Mumbai. During filming I worked with presenters Dan Snow, Anita Rani, John Sergeant and Robert Llewellyn. The series required me to set up five shoots to India and to produce 24 different VTs as well as produce the outdoor broadcast for the ‘as live’ links. I was responsible for gaining access, casting contributors and scripting content. I worked closely with fixers, as well as managed budgets and schedules. Edited VTs including voice over lead pieces, day-in-the-life films and the history films. I wrote scripts and completed the films up to picture lock ready for the as-live programs to be stitched together.

Media

  • World's Busiest Railway 2015 1of4 BBC

  • Do Orangutans Understand Magic?

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Education

Class of '09

St Andrews Universsity

BSc Marine Biology
Class of '08

William and Mary

BSc Marine Biology

Skills

  • Aerial Photography
  • Broadcast
  • Budgets
  • Crew
  • Development
  • Diving
  • Drones
  • Field
  • First Aid
  • Fixers
  • Helicopters
  • Hosts
  • Location
  • Media
  • Natural History
  • Photography
  • Production
  • Research
  • Ropes
  • Scheduling
  • Science
  • Script
  • Spanish
  • Stills
  • Talent
  • TV
  • Wildlife
  • Writing