Emily Dalton

Endemol Shine UK prodco to gain Belfast base

Endemol Shine UK’s Darlow Smithson Productions (DSP) is to open an office in Belfast, Ireland. DSP has hired Anne Stirling to head up the office, which is aiming to grow into a regional production base for its slate of factual titles. Stirling was formerly producer at her Stirling Film & Television Production company, where she […]

Endemol Shine poaches BBC programming exec

Former BBC channel controller Kim Shillinglaw has hired BBC formats and features commissioning boss Donna Clark to run Darlow Smithson. Former BBC Two and Four chief Kim Shillinglaw became director of factual at Endemol Shine UK last year, having left the UK pubcaster amid its restructuring. She has now brought in ex-colleague Clark (left) who […]