Headshots & Bios


Headshots & Bios


Headshots & Bios


Headshots & Bios


Headshots & Bios


Headshots & Bios


Headshots & Bios

The seminars at the 2016 show provided visitors with 156 sessions and workshops examining the techniques, craft and innovations being used to make high-end content as well as practical sessions around location planning, the UK tax relief, and production on a budget… and MPS 2017 will be no different!

Key topics across the two-day show will include production trends, content creation, the future of broadcasting, innovation in creative collaboration, and much more.

First speakers announced...

Harry Williams

First Writer & Co-Producer
The Missing | One of Us | Fleabag

Jack Williams

First Writer & Co-Producer
The Missing | One of Us | Fleabag

Kate Hopkins

Sound Editor
Blue Planet I & II | Wolves at Our Door | Planet Earth | Life in the Undergrowth

Tom Hugh-Jones

Series Producer
Planet Earth 2

Sonja Klaus

Production Designer & Art Director

Steve Ackerman

Managing Director, Somethin’ Else
The BRITS 2017

Ben Turner

VFX Supervisor
One of Us | The Crown

Emma Cooper 

Managing Director of Non-Scripted Television, Pulse Films
United States of Hate: Muslims Under Attack | The Last Days of Legal Highs | Rock & Roll

Fatima Manji

Correspondent and Presenter, Channel 4 News

Rob Drewett

Founder/ CEO, Motion Impossible
Planet Earth 2

Lucinda Hicks

Chief Operating Officer, Endemol Shine UK
Big Brother | Black Mirror | Broadchurch | Fortitude | Humans

Chris Ashworth

Production Sound Mixer
The Crown Series 1 & 2 | The Halcyon

Adam Etherington

Director of Photography
The Last Dragonslayer | Stan Lee’s Lucky Man | One of Us | Poldark

Gina Powell 

Brotherhood | What Comes After | Scottish Mussel

Caspar Lee

YouTube personality, vlogger & actor

Joe Sugg

YouTuber, film-maker, author & vlogger

Zeb Chadfield

CEO, The Finish Line
Finishing Editor, Walking The Americas | The Island with Bear Grylls | Vicious | How The Universe Works

Penny Woolcock

Director, Writer, Producer

The ABC | Out of the Rubble | Cutting Edge

Rob Harvey 

Oscar Winner – Owner/ Creative Director, Lola Post Production Ltd

LIFE | MARS | Fortitude | Ripper Street

Henry Badgett

VFX Supervisor & BAFTA Winner

Taboo | The 9th Life of Louis Drax | War & Peace

Udayan Prasad

Director, Actor
The Musketeers | The Tunnel | Silent Witness

Rob Pilley

Series Producer
Spy in the Wild | Pets: Wild at Heart | Nature

Claire Poyser 

Managing Director, Lime Pictures
Coronation Street | Emmerdale | This Morning

Bill Anderson

Doctor Who | Mr Selfridge | The Mill

Kevin Augello

Founder, New Earth Films
Search for the X-Gene | United by Fire

Dominic Smales

CEO and Founder, Gleam Futures

Fraser Ayres

Managing Director and Co-Founder of TriForce Creative Network

Philip Dalton

Series Producer
Spy in the Wild | Nature | Snow Chick: A Penguin’s Tale

Sue Vertue

Producer and Board Director of Hartswood Films
Sherlock | The Cup | Coupling

Nik Powell

Executive Producer
Diagnosis | Brimstone | The Crying Game

Douglas Mackinnon

Outlander | Sherlock | Doctor Who

Nicola Daley

The Cancer Conflict | #Sugarwater | Manolo, the Boy Who Made Shoes for Lizards

Clare Norman

Clare Norman

Head of Production

Will Cohen

Will Cohen

CEO and Executive Producer

Elouise Carden

Elouise Carden

West London Post Facility Rapid Pictures

Steve Crook

Steve Crook

Emmy Award Winner Head of Sound
Rapid Pictures

Paddy Bird

Paddy Bird

Editor & Director
X Factor | Big Brother | Wife Swap


Abigail Dankwa

Fixed Rig and Multi Camera Director
24 Hours in A&E | Big Brother and Celebrity Big Brother | Champions League Final

Paddy Wivell

Paddy Wivell

Director, Producer & Camera Department
Louis Theroux’s African Hunting Holiday | Compulsion & Extremely British Muslims

Ria Hebden

Ria Hebden

Presenter & Owner
Carpe Diem Media Productions

Bob Clarke

Bob Clarke

CEO, Mama Youth Project
What’s Up TV

Jamie Conway

Made Television

Paul Waterworth

Paul Waterworth

Cine Photo Pro

Sophie Jones

Sophie Jones

Series Producer & Director
One Born Every Minute |The Undateables | 24 Hours in A&E

Stu Bernard

Stu Bernard

Producer & Director
Wounded | Our War | 24 Hours in A&E

... more to come!