BBC Studios Productions

BBC Studios adds Sky commissioner to head comedy

UK-based BBC Studios Productions has appointed a commissioning editor from pay TV operator Sky as its head of comedy. Josh Cole (pictured) will be responsible for leading the BBC Studios Comedy team and overseeing its slate across TV, radio and online. Shows under his purview include This Country, Famalam and Inside No.9. He will also […]

BBC Studios makes key entertainment hire

BBC Studios Productions has hired Lisa McCormack as director of production for its Entertainment & Music division, which makes shows including Strictly Come Dancing, Later… with Jools Holland, Eurovision and Glastonbury. McCormack joins from Whizz Kid Entertainment, where she was also head of production working on titles including Ex on the Beach, Lip Sync Battle […]