Alex Menzies


Betty hires Channel 4 exec after rejig

Bear Grylls: Mission Survive prodco Betty has hired Alex Menzies from UK broadcaster Channel 4 (C4) after last week’s news of a management rejig. Menzies has filled the chief creative officer post that was created when All3Media-owned Betty confirmed joint managing directors Matthew Littleford and Neil Smith were exiting, as TBI revealed at the time. […]

More4 orders Cooks’ Question Time

UK broadcaster Channel 4’s More4 channel has commissioned a new foodie series Cooks’ Question Time (WT). The series will be made by UK producer Twofour and fronted by Great British Bake Off’s Sue Perkins. In the series a panel of three well-known guest chefs will answer questions from a studio audience of aspiring cooks. There […]

Channel 4 makes factual hires

UK terrestrial Channel 4 has hired a pair of executives to its features and factual commissioning teams, and made another editor’s role permanent. Former Channel 5 commissioning editor Ian Dunkley has been hired as commissioning editor, factual entertainment. He will report to head of factual entertainment Liam Humphreys. He joins a team that also includes […]