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Executive Producer, Independents
Hugh has been Executive Producer of Independents for Factual, Fact Ent and Entertainment formats since November 2012.
In that time he has Exec’d shows from ‘School For Stars’ and ‘Incredible Edibles’ to the science animation show ‘Brain Freeze’, ‘Disaster Chefs’, ‘Junior Bake Off’, ‘Celebrity Driving Academy’, ‘CBBC @ R1’s Teen Awards’ and the BAFTA winning ‘Help! My Supply Teacher is Still Magic’. His upcoming series in production for CBBC include ‘Junior Masterchef’, ‘The Joke Machine’, ‘Ultimate Brain’, ‘Art Ninja’ and ‘Movie Mania’.
Hugh loves the limitless possibilities of children’s TV and developed his addiction to brave and risk taking entertainment shows during his career at Nickelodeon, Disney, Flextech and the ground-breaking, multi-media broadcaster Whereits.At as well as producing series like ‘TMi’, ‘SMart’, ‘Blue Peter’, ‘Cop School’ and ‘Something For The Weekend’.
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