Strawberry Blond TV
Steve is a BAFTA and RTS award-winning producer with over 25 years of TV experience.
He has worked for indies, channels and international studios including BBC, ITV, Disney and Warner Bros. Back in the day, as well as producing ITV’s ‘SMTV:Live/CD:UK’, Steve was the voice of Chums BUT NEVER TALKS ABOUT IT.
Leaving Wonkey Donkey behind, he became Executive Producer at Disney Channel running their UK production teams. He was named a Broadcast Hot Shot and had his photo taken.
He launched Strawberry Blond TV in 2017 which is BAFTA nominated for Independent Production Company of the Year. Steve and his team produce telly like ‘The Playlist’ (CBBC), Mickey’s 90th Birthday (Disney), grown up series for UKTV and Channel 4, and digital content for YouTube stars like Caspar Lee.
First Timers' Reception & City Hall Bar Open
First Time at the CMC? Enjoy an extra special welcome from executives, producers and talent with top tips to get the most out of your conference! There’ll be prizes too!
Stream if you Wanna go Faster: Decoding the SVoDs
Netflix, Amazon and Youtube are eating CBBC’s lunch. Disney+ and Ap-pleTV+ are hungry too. An agenda-setting hour on how to work with them and win.
Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
Five prospective producers enter the den to pitch their ideas to the dragons. But who will walk away with investment? Read the producer preview for this session.
Don't Mention the C Word!
We need to talk about class. Is the lack of people from working class backgrounds in our workforce making us irrelevant to our audiences?
Online Killed the TV Star
… Or did it? We discuss why online talent isn’t the enemy.