Jos Cushing

October hires from Channel 5, staffs up

UK prodco October Films has made a two hires and appointed a new head of factual. It has brought in David Arrowsmith from Channel 5 and Josh Wilkins from Discovery, and upped Jos Cushing from within its ranks. Arrowsmith (left) will head up development in the UK, having launched the in-house development and production unit […]

October Films hires US factual boss

UK indie producer October Films has hired Chris Muckle (pictured) as head of US factual. Muckle joins from Raw, the factual producer bought by Discovery Communications, where his credits included Gold Rush, Jungle Gold and the Unexplained Files. Matt Robins, creative director, October Films said: “If I were to write a list of the creative […]