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Award-Winning Director & Producer

"I am passionate about story telling. I originate, film and shape stories."

Britain’s Nuclear Bomb: the Inside Story

B

Curing Alzheimer's

B
"An absorbing film that's likely to promote equal parts amazement at human fortitude and awe at scientific enterprise."
Guardian

The King's Enforcer

B
"Diarmaid MacCulloch takes you back into a world where corruption, politics and wealth reign supreme."
Daily Express

The Normans

B
"An unmissable series. The Normans is a rugged new addition to television that I'd like to see more of."
Guardian

Orbits

B

Roundheads and Cavaliers

B
"An intelligent, thought-provoking investigation."
Observer Review
"The TV highlight of the week."
Independent

Selected Credits

Britain's Nuclear Bomb: The Inside Story
BBC 4 (2017)
Producer/Director
Curing Alzheimer's
BBC Two (2016)
Producer/Director
Orbits
BBC Two (2011)
Producer/Director
Curing Alzheimer's
"An absorbing film that's likely to promote equal parts amazement at human fortitude and awe at scientific enterprise."
Guardian

iWonder Guides

BBC Online (2015)
Producer/Director

iWonder guides unlock the potential of BBC content, providing thought-provoking answers to fascinating questions sparked by BBC programmes.

What does the veil mean to you?
www.bbc.co.uk/guides/zsdqmp3

How the pill changed my life
www.bbc.co.uk/guides/zgcj2hv

Ten women who ruled the world
www.bbc.co.uk/timelines/zp9qmp3

Was Oliver Cromwell the father of British democracy?
www.bbc.co.uk/timelines/zttpsbk

Sex and the Church

BBC Two (2014)
Producer/Director

In the 21st century sex is available on demand and guilt free, but for much of the last 2000 years all sex, even within marriage, was seen as sinful. That’s until a German ex monk, Martin Luther decided, in the 16th century, that God had made men and women physically different for a good reason – to have sex.

www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b05qsll9

BBC History & Business

BBC One, Two & Four (2014)
Development Producer
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The King's Enforcer

BBC Two (2013)
Producer/Director

Thomas Cromwell has long been seen as one of the most evil men in English history. But Professor Diarmaid MacCulloch reveals he was in fact a pioneering and principled statesman, who ignited a religious and parliamentary revolution and laid the foundations for the modern British state.

www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01t03ky

Why the Industrial Revolution Happened Here

BBC Two (2012)
Producer/Director

Professor Jeremy Black examines one of the most extraordinary periods in British history: the Industrial Revolution. He explains the unique economic, social and political conditions that by the 19th century, led to Britain becoming the richest, most powerful nation on earth.

Roundheads and Cavaliers

BBC Four (2012)
Producer/Director

In the middle of the 17th century Britain was divided between two warring factions, the modest, disciplined interventionist Roundheads and the exuberant, individual, spontaneous Cavaliers. Celebrities and historians reveal how 350 years later, the country is still divided along tribal lines.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01hr7k9

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The Normans

BBC Two (2011)
Producer/Director

A series presented by Professor Robert Bartlett explores how the Normans developed from a band of marauding Vikings into the formidable warriors who conquered England in 1066. He tells the story of the extraordinary multinational kingdom they established in Southern Italy and Sicily.

www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00schjq

Britain's Nuclear Bomb: The Inside Story

BBC 4 (2017)
Producer/Director

This programme tells the inside story of how Britain built the atomic and hydrogen bombs to ensure that this country gained a place at the top table of nuclear superpowers. It has unprecedented filming access to Aldermaston, the top secret nuclear research facility, and has spoken to veterans and scientists for the first time, and has shown newly released footage of the atomic tests.

Curing Alzheimer's

BBC Two (2016)
Producer/Director

Horizon investigates a new era of Alzheimer’s research, which is bringing hope to millions of sufferers across the world. New scanning and gene technology is allowing scientists to identify the disease at its earliest stages. And new drug trials are also showing startling success in reducing the protein which is the hallmark of the disease.

www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b07bgqdq

Comet of the Century

BBC Two (2013)
Producer/Director

Orbits

BBC Two (2011)
Producer/Director

Right now you’re hurtling around the sun at 64,000 miles an hour. This programme travels from January to the March equinox. Kate Humble gets closer to the sun than she has ever been before, whilst Helen Czerski experiences the biggest and fastest snowstorms on earth.

www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00xztbr

How the Earth Made Us

BBC Two (2010)
Producer/Director

How Cooking Made Us Human

BBC Two (2009)
Producer/Director

The Incredible Human Journey

BBC Two (2008)
Producer/Director

Journey around the Ring of Fire

BBC Four (2006)

Tsunami Special

BBC One (2004)

Intensive Scares

BBC One (2003)

Money Programme

BBC Two
Producer/Director

Assignment

BBC Two
Producer/Director

Newsnight

BBC Two
Producer

Gorbachev's Revolution

BBC One
Researcher

Professional Biography

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I am a very experienced, award winning Producer/Director of Science, History and Current affairs television documentaries. I have a proven record in innovative filming. I have huge experience of working with presenters and conducting interviews myself. I have led teams to film in some of the most inaccessible and dangerous locations in the world.

I have initiated ideas, successfully pitched and developed a wide range of programmes, from series to one-off documentaries for BBC 1, 2 and 4. I have used a wide range of contacts and excellent journalistic skills to develop stories and film in original locations.

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