Ben Caudell


Channel 4 ups commissioner

UK broadcaster Channel 4 has upped Sarah Lazenby to commissioning editor, entertainment following an internal rejig at the broadcaster. Factual entertainment and entertainment are now organised under head of entertainment Liam Humphreys. Lazenby joined Channel 4 last June from indie producer CPL. In her new role she will work under head of comedy entertainment Ben […]

Ex-Shine TV boss joins Channel 4

Former managing director of Shine TV Kelly Webb-Lamb has joined UK broadcaster Channel 4 as head of factual entertainment. Her appointment triggers a restructure that sees Liam Humphreys switch from head of factual entertainment to head of entertainment, and Ben Caudell become head of comedy entertainment. Webb-Lamb and Caudell will report into Humphreys, with commissioning […]

All3’s Caudell switches to Channel 4 in rejig

Ben Caudell is leaving All3Media’s Objective Productions for UK broadcaster Channel 4 little more than six months after joining. Caudell (left) has been hired as Channel 4’s head of entertainment as part of a restructure, and will report to the broadcaster’s head of factual entertainment, Liam Humphreys. The previous incumbent, Justin Gorman, exited in April […]

Zeppotron co-founder exits for All3Media’s Objective

UK prodco Objective has hired Ben Caudell as head of comedy. Caudell was one of the cofounders of Zeppotron, the UK producer now owned by Endemol. Another of its founders, Charlie Brooker, recently set up his own Endemol-backed production company House of Tomorrow. At All3Media-owned Objective, Caudell will report to CEO Andrew Newman, and oversee […]