Edinburgh TV Festival supported by Screen Scotland

Louise Thornton

Head of Commissioning, BBC Scotland

LT Host Profile

Leading commissioning for BBC Scotland. Commissioning across drama, factual, comedy, sport and entertainment for BBC One Scotland, BBC Scotland, iPlayer, Radio Scotland and BBC Sounds. Working in collaboration with BBC network to co-commission programmes for BBC One/Two/Three and BBC Sounds.

Shows I Oversee

Some key shows for BBC Scotland are:
Guilt
Murder Case
Scotland’s Home of the Year
Paramedics on Scene
Life on the Bay
Debate Night
Beechgrove
Sportscene
Crime Files
Scot Squad
The Scotts
BBC Introducing
Style Fixers
The Hunt for Bible John
Sacked in the Morning
Who Killed Emma?
Breaking the News

Would like to meet

Execs / producers interested in pitching shows. Talent who are based in Scotland or thinking of locating in Scotland.