Nick is the co-founder of Lion Television. Lion has bases in London, Glasgow and New York and produces television programmes in genres ranging from Children’s Scripted Comedy to Entertainment, Quiz, Factual Entertainment, Daytime, Documentary and History.
At Lion TV, Nick has acted as Executive Producer on many Lion shows, these include Access Documentaries such as “British Army Girls” (Channel 4), “Her Majesty’s Cavalry” (ITV1), “A Very British Airline” (BBC Two); Factual Formats such as “We Are British Jews” (BBC2); Arts programmes such as “Victorian House of Arts and Crafts” (BBC2) and “Rebuilding The World Trade Center” (Channel 4 -BAFTA and RTS Award winner); History Documentaries such as “RAF 100 with Ewan McGregor” (BBC1) and event-based shows like “Eddie Izzard Marathon Man” (BBC1,2,3). Nick is President of Lion USA whose recent productions include, “Cash Cab” (5 Emmy Awards), Restaurant Redemption and Junk Food Flip (Cooking Channel), Money from Strangers (MTV), Epic Feuds and Deadly Devotion (Discovery ID), Driven To Love (WE) and America Revealed (PBS).
Lion has been producing factual content in China for over 15 years with a range of Chinese partners including JSBC, CICC, CCTV10, CGTN and Phoenix. Lion’s credits range from “Tales from Modern China “(JSBC, BBC), China Atlas (Discovery) to “Chinese New Year Live” (BBC2).
Nick started his career as a graduate trainee at the BBC. He is chairman of the Indie Training Fund which provides technical and professional training to the TV industry, is on the board of Screenskills and is also a trustee of The Jasmin Vardimon Dance Company. Nick keeps bees, has a very small flock of sheep and has recently completed an MBA at The Berlin School of Creative Leadership.