I’m a commissioning editor for History, working primarily in developing new series and specials. I also act as an executive producer overseeing some series and specials.
“History produces over 400 hours of original programming per year”
SHOWS I OVERSEE:
Developer: The Curse of Oak Island, Truck Night in America, Ancient Aliens.
Commissioner/developer: The Curse of The Civil War Gold.
Plus various premium specials and series.
“History is our DNA. I’m always interested in new, entertaining ways to express it”
WOULD LIKE TO MEET:
I’m looking for brilliant developers and producers in the areas of premium documentary, factual series and entertainment formats. The entertainment formats that work for History tend to centre around “skilled competition”, with interesting nods to history and information, as well as factual docu-series. History is our DNA. I’m always interested in new, entertaining ways to express it.
SHOWS I LIKE TO WATCH:
Game of Thrones * The Crown * Mindhunter * Stranger Things * Veep * Fargo * Toys That Made Us * History docs * Forged in Fire * Shark Week.