BBC Studios Entertainment Productions produces enthralling, genre-leading content for broad and diverse audiences across the globe who are brought together by a shared passion for our award-winning programmes.

Our breadth of content is huge, from Strictly Come Dancing - the biggest entertainment juggernaut in the UK - to The Eurovision Song Contest-…


Our Team

Suzy Lamb

Suzy Lamb

Managing Director, Entertainment and Music

Suzy joined BBC Studios in April 2018. She is responsible for Entertainment and Music productions as...

Mel Balac

Mel Balac

Creative Director, Entertainment London

Mel is Creative Director across Entertainment Productions in London. Recent success includes executi...

Pete Ogden

Pete Ogden

Creative Director, Entertainment North

Pete Ogden is the Creative Director for Entertainment North. He has produced some of Britain’s bigge...

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Amanda Wilson

Creative Director, Development

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Elliot Johnson

Creative Director, Development

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Sarah James

Executive Producer, Strictly Come Dancing

Sarah is the Executive Producer for Strictly Come Dancing. She joined Strictly in 2014 as Series Pro...

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Gareth Edwards

Executive Producer

Gareth is an experienced studio format and quiz show Executive Producer, with a dual role in product...

Lisa McCormack

Lisa McCormack

Director of Production, Entertainment and Music

Lisa helps deliver the business and commercial strategy for the Entertainment and Music division and...

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Mark Hannell

Head of Production

With over 20 years of experience in television production, Mark has worked across live and pre-recor...

Stan Matthews

Stan Matthews

Head of Production, Entertainment and Music, London & Wales

Stan looks after production across titles such as Strictly Come Dancing, Later with Jools, Glastonbu...