Kate Teckman joined ITV from Channel 4, in September 2016. Since joining, Kate has been responsible for the BAFTA nominated 9pm Fact Ent hit ‘The Real Full Monty’ and in March 2018 followed its success with ‘The Real Full Monty Live’ and the RTS and Broadcast Award winning ‘The Real Full Monty: Ladies’ Night’.
She has recently commissioned ‘Harry’s Heroes: The Full English’ in which Harry Redknapp gets a team of ageing unfit England legends of the 1990’s and vows to get them back in shape and back in their old kits for one last grudge match against their old rivals, the Germans. Other 9pm Fact Ent commissions include ‘Gone To Pot’ which saw a group of ageing national treasures embark on a US road trip to try to answer the question should we legalise cannabis in the UK.
During her seven years at Channel 4 as a Commissioning Editor in Features, her commissions included Realscreen winner and BAFTA-nominated ‘George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces’, ‘Obsessive Compulsive Cleaners’, ‘Three In A Bed’ and ‘Four In A Bed’, International Emmy-winning a ‘Embarrassing Bodies: Live From The Clinic’, BAFTA-winning ‘It Was Alright In The 70’s’, ‘Shed Of The Year’, ‘For The Love of Cars’, ‘The Autistic Gardener’ and ‘Ugly House To Lovely House’.
Kate was also responsible for looking after other iconic Features brands, including the BAFTA winning ‘Grand Designs’, BAFTA and Broadcast and Emmy award-winning ‘Embarrassing Bodies’, ‘Location, Location, Location’, ‘How Clean Is Your House’, ‘How To Look Good Naked’, and ‘Restoration Man’.
Kate began her career at GMTV, before going on to spend 16 years in the Independent production sector, in roles including series producer on Eurotrash, producer on Banzai, and producer /director on popular documentaries series.