Preview: Commissioner Conversations – PSBs

Posted on: Saturday 04 July 2020 5:31pm by Barry Quinn

Barry Quinn has produced many commissioner sessions for CMC over the years… This one is something new.

This is without doubt the most extraordinary PSB Commissioner session I have ever produced – not only has production been paused, budgets slashed and future commissioning kicked into the long grass – it’s also opened up opportunities for fast turnaround content and imaginative production techniques – necessity being the mother of invention and all that.  And with Black Lives Matter giving a new urgency for broadcasters to get diversity strategies right and Channel 4 going all out to win over the fickle teens, it’s a session not to be missed!

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Barry Quinn

BBC, Producer

Barry is highly experienced series producer with a proven track record in creating and/or developing popular children’s brands including CBeebies series: ‘Go Jetters’, ‘The Numtums’, ‘Kerwhizz’, ‘Furchester Hotel’, ‘Mr. Bloom’s Nursery’ and ‘Nuzzle and Scratch’. He is currently the producer on ‘Love Monster’ – a 2D animated series that is… Read more