Festival Programme



I’m A Producer, Get The Celebrities Out Of Here

In the race for ratings, bagging the right on-screen talent can transform your show from slot average to a slam-dunk.  But in an industry where fragile egos, fraught executives and fickle minds can collide in a combustible catastrophe, agents, producers, talent and former commissioners share their horror stories of how it royally f***ed up.  With candid accounts of how not to go about booking and handling big names for your next show, our expert panel cut to the chase and share their secrets to wrangling talent success.