Matt Garside

BBC Studios’ Keelan exits amid Content Partnerships rejig

BBC Studios’ scripted portfolio director Liam Keelan is exiting the business as the distributor once again restructures its exec ranks. The exec’s departure comes six months after Mark Linsey was made chief creative officer of BBC Studios, in charge of its Content Partnerships team and portfolio of production relationships. Keelan joined BBC Studios, previously called […]

BBC Worldwide names indies chief

BBC Worldwide has upped Matt Garside to director of independent production, and he will now oversee its growing array of deals with indie producers. Garside has been promoted from head of strategy at Worldwide, the commercial arm of UK pubcaster the BBC. In his new role he will manage the existing deals Worldwide has with […]