The BIG Guns of TV

Room: Tuke Hall
Time: Friday 10.45am

(T&W)

with John Yorke, Alison Owen, Belinda Campbell, and Jed Mercurio
moderated by Gub Neal

The BIG Guns of TV image

Four of TV’s heaviest hitters gather to discuss the past, present and future of British TV.

John Yorke, former Head of Channel Four Drama and Controller of BBC Drama Production, John is now MD of Angel Station where he Exec Produced Golden Globe winner Wolf Hall.

A legend in the business, Alison Owen is one of the UK’s leading film and television producers.

Jed Mecurio is the Creator of Cardiac Arrest, Bodies, Invasion: Earth and The Grimleys. His most recent Creation Line of Duty is the most watched BBC2 drama series in the multichannel era.

Belinda Campbell is the joint MD of Red Planet Pictures; she oversees all of Red Planet drama development and productions. EP credits include: Death In Paradise, Dickensian, The Ark, By Any Means.

Award winning Producer Gub Neal (The Fall) moderates.

Appearing in this session

Alison Owen

Alison Owen – Producer

Credits include: Suffragette, Saving Mr Banks, Elizabeth

Alison is one of the UK’s leading film and television producers.
Alison Owen
Belinda Campbell

Belinda Campbell – Joint Managing Director | Red Planet Pictures

Credits include: Death in Paradise, Dickensian

TV Producer Belinda oversees all of Red Planet Pictures drama development and productions.
Belinda Campbell
John Yorke

John Yorke – MD Angel Station

Credits include: Wolf Hall, Shameless, Life On Mars

John Yorke is Managing Director of Angel Station where he works as a drama producer, consultant and lecturer on all forms of storytelling.
John Yorke
Jed Mercurio

Jed Mercurio – Screenwriter

Credits include: Line Of Duty, Cardiac Arrest

Jed's most recent credit, 'Line of Duty', is the most watched BBC2 drama series in the multichannel era.
Jed Mercurio
Gub Neal

Gub Neal – Producer

Credits include: Prime Suspect, Cracker, Queer As Folk

Gub is an award-winning producer who has headed up the Drama departments at both Channel 4 and Granada.
Gub Neal