Dan Adamson


BBC’s David Brindley joins Twofour as chief creative officer

BBC commissioner David Brindley is joining Twofour as chief creative officer. The exec, who is to join the label next year, currently serves as head of commissioning for popular factual and factual entertainment, overseeing commissions for BBC One, Two and Three. Brindley’s recent commissioning credits include Race Across the World; Jesy Nelson: Odd One Out; […]

Twofour Group restructures, launches Welsh arm

Twofour Group is continuing to restructure its operations, announcing several staff changes and a new Welsh division. Group creative director Andrew MacKenzie (pictured) has been named chief creative officer at the UK production and distribution outfit, with David Clews in turn promoted to replace him. Businessman Richard Thompson has been named as the company’s new […]

BBC One orders Compulsive Shoppers

UK terrestrial BBC One has commissioned a 1x60mins documentary looking at people with shopping addictions. Britain’s Compulsive Shoppers (WT) will follow presenter Jasmine Harman as she looks into personal stories of shopping addiction and work with those affected to get to the bottom of the problem. Twofour, which is merging with former BBC One controller […]

Channel 5 boards train ob doc

The UK’s Channel 5 has commissioned an ob doc that will follow the working lives of staff at one of Britain’s largest train operators. First Great Western (working title) will look at daily working life of the drivers, managers, ticket inspectors, technicians and porters at the titular company. UK indie Twofour and GroupM Entertainment are […]