Expectation Factual

BBC unveils autism, alcoholism & paranormal projects in documentary slate

UK pubcaster has commissioned three new documentary features and three new series, with the new projects announced by Clare Sillery, the BBC’s head of commissioning for documentaries, history and religion, at Sheffield Doc/Fest in the UK today. The one-off productions include Family 23 (working title), which tells the story of an ordinary family from the […]

Expectation nabs Maverick TV exec to head factual development

Expectation Factual has appointed Maverick TV’s Emily Dollman to a newly-created head of development role. Dollman joins Colin Barr and Amy Flanagan’s factual team from Maverick TV, where as head of development for three years she was responsible for titles such as Inside the Ritz for ITV and Escape for Channel 4. The exec’s production experience […]

Expectation adds execs from C4 & Minnow

Expectation Factual has appointed two senior executive producers, Minnow Film’s Ruth Kelly and Channel 4’s Dominique Foster. Kelly and Foster join Colin Barr and Amy Flanagan’s factual team as exec producers as the company’s commissions expand with forthcoming three-part series Travels in Trumpland with Ed Balls due to debut on BBC Two; eight-part factual series […]