HiddenLight Productions

HiddenLight Productions hires financier & producer to propel growth

Hillary Clinton’s HiddenLight Productions has appointed Brenda Robinson as its first head of finance and inclusion strategies. Robinson, an entertainment attorney, financier and producer with experience in the film, television and music industries, will be responsible for bringing new partners to HiddenLight’s slate of productions, across both film and television. Her appointment is part of […]

HiddenLight poaches Blast! & BBC execs for senior appointments

Hillary Clinton’s HiddenLight Productions has made two senior appointments to newly created roles to help support the company’s continued growth. Victoria Bax has been named as director of production and operations, with responsibility for overseeing HiddenLight’s business affairs, commercial and network negotiations as well as its slate of productions. She will also oversee company operations, […]

Clinton’s HiddenLight launches unscripted label & lands C4 British brands docuseries

Hillary Clinton’s HiddenLight Productions has launched a new formats and popular factual label and secured its first commission from the UK broadcaster Channel 4. The first show from London-based HLP Studios is Inside The Superbrands, an 8 x 60-minute series exploring how market-leading brands such as Kellogg’s, Heinz, Walkers and Guinness become such a big part of British […]

How Hillary Clinton’s HiddenLight landed inspirational women on YouTube

Nick Betts, executive producer at Hillary Clinton’s HiddenLight Productions, explains how the company’s first show made it to screen, with If I Could Tell You Just One Thing launching yesterday on YouTube. It was my first day in a new job. I was hoping to get through it by not forgetting anyone’s name and to […]

YouTube unveils UK originals slate, with diversity & environmental focus

Google-owned video-sharing platform YouTube has announced a new slate of UK Youtube Originals, with a focus on diversity, sustainability and environmental issues. Launching on the YouTube Originals Channel from June onwards, the company says that the accessibility of its platform “offers opportunities for creators of all demographics from across the UK bypassing traditional media processes”. […]

Hillary Clinton’s HiddenLight hires Channel 4 commissioner as creative director

Hillary Clinton’s HiddenLight Productions has appointed Channel 4 commissioner Siobhan Sinnerton to the newly created role of creative director & SVP of unscripted. Sinnerton was most recently commissioning editor for news & current affairs and immersive content at the UK broadcaster, which she joined in 2010. Her most recent project, For Sama, was nominated for […]

News round-up: West One shops star-studded climate doc; HiddenLight adapts Syrian conflict book; J2911 adds TCF4 factual duo

West One to shop star-studded climate change doc UK-based West One International has acquired exclusive international distribution rights to Moving Still Productions’ new climate change documentary, Earth Emergency, narrated by Hollywood star Richard Gere. The 1 x 60-minute film includes contributions from Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama and climate change activist Greta Thunberg and […]

Hillary & Chelsea Clinton launch prodco, unveils first project at Apple

Apple TV+ has given a straight-to-series order to Gutsy Women, a docuseries hosted by former US first lady Hillary Rodham Clinton and daughter Chelsea Clinton, inspired by their book, The Book of Gutsy Women: Favorite Stories of Courage and Resilience. The order comes at the same time that the Clintons announce they have launched HiddenLight […]