Advisory Board - Realscreen London 2015

September 30 – October 1, 2015

London Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square

London, UK

Advisory Board

Advisory Board Members

Pierre Brogan

Agent, Alternative Programming, Licensing & Branding
Creative Artists Agency

Pierre Brogan is a Television Agent at Creative Artists Agency (CAA), the world’s leading entertainment and sports agency, with offices in Los Angeles, New York, London, Nashville, and Beijing.  Brogan is based in the Los Angeles office and represents many of the top talent and production companies in alternative TV...more

Speaking at: Staying Alive: Best Practices for Running a 21st Century Prodco,Meet an Expert

Jo Clinton-Davis

Controller of Factual

As Controller of Factual at ITV, Jo’s commissions include BAFTA award winning Long Lost Family; Paul O’Grady for the Love of Dogs; Inside Death Row/The Mafia with Trevor McDonald; HMP Aylesbury; Our Queen; 56 Up; Billy Connolly’s Route 66; Joanna Lumley’s Nile and the arts strand Perspectives.


Speaking at: 30 Minutes With: Jo Clinton-Davis, ITV (12:15pm-12:45pm),Talent Talk

Sean Cohan

A+E Networks

Sean Cohan is Executive Vice President, International for A+E Networks.

Mr. Cohan oversees A+E Networks’ International division, managing the company’s brands, content, and services outside the U.S. He manages staff in New York, Los Angeles, London, Rome and Singapore, and venture teams across 20 more cities. The division’s activities include branded...more

Dee Forbes

President & MD, Northern Europe
Discovery Networks

Dee Forbes is President & Managing Director of Discovery Networks Northern Europe. Headquartered in London, Dee manages all commercial and channel activities for Discovery Networks Northern activities for Northern Europe’s business covering 27 factual and entertainment brands in 18 countries and territories. Discovery's footprint reaches over 276 million cumulative subscribers...more

Stephen Lambert

All3Media America / CEO, Studio Lambert

Stephen Lambert is chairman of All3Media America, the Los Angeles-based production hub for the All3Media Group, the largest group of independent production companies in the UK, Germany and New Zealand. He is also chief executive of Studio Lambert, one the companies in the All3Media group. He is one of Britain’s best...more

Debbie Manners

Board of Directors
Keo Films

Debbie Manners is Managing Director of Keo Films, co-founder and Director of HERE Café Ltd and Chair of SafeHands For Mothers.

Keo is an integrated broadcast, commercial and digital production company, regularly voted into the top few places in the Peer Polls for TV Indies. Keo develops and...more

Sally Miles

Founder & CEO
Passion Distribution

Sally Miles is founder and CEO of Passion Distribution and has worked in the television business for over 20 years. Prior to Passion, Miles was the President and COO of September Films (UK & US) and September Films International.

Miles began working in programme production at September Films in 1992 becoming...more

Speaking at: Controlling Stakes, Creativity & Commissions

Charlotte Moore

Chief Content Officer

Charlotte Moore is currently the Controller of BBC One.  She began her career travelling to remote corners of the world to make films about cannibals, disappearing tribes and stolen art.  As a filmmaker her credits include Living With Cancer,  Stephen Fry's Secret Life Of The Manic Depressive and Eighteen With...more

Tim Mutimer

CEO, Rights
Zodiak Rights

Tim Mutimer is Chief Executive Officer at Zodiak Rights the international distribution and rights exploitation arm of Zodiak Media.

Zodiak Rights represents a catalogue of over 20,000 hours of high quality content across all genres including kids, drama, theatrical, factual and entertainment.

Zodiak Rights award-winning scripted programming includes:Being Human the supernatural hit for...more

Speaking at: Trendwatch: Entering the Funding Fray

Michael Smith

SVP & General Manager
Cooking Channel

Michael Smith serves as general manager of Cooking Channel. In this role, he oversees the creation, integration, programming and marketing of the network. It launched 2010 in 58 million homes, making it one of the largest new channel launches in history.

Previously, Smith worked as senior vice president of marketing, creative...more

Speaking at: 30 Minutes With: Michael Smith, Cooking Channel (3:30pm-4:00pm),Team America: U.S. Commissioners Talk TV