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Commissioning Editor Independents
Hugh is Commissioning Editor at the BBC for teen brands ‘The Nine To Five with Stacey Dooley’ and ‘Teen Taxi’ and a wide range of successful Fact Ent and Entertainment series for 6-16s including ‘Matilda and the Ramsay Bunch’, ’The Playlist’, ‘Last Commanders’, ‘Art Ninja’ and ‘The Pets Factor’. He specialises in creating award-winning content for youth and family audiences and is always open to talk if yours is the idea for a ground-breaking, returnable series and the next big thing.
Speed Meetings: BBC
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With more broadcasters commissioning content for teens and the Young Audience Content Fund’s emphasis on the 13+ age-group, how can children’s content creators age-up and move into this sphere?