Feb 2022 - Current
RESEARCHER - SKY CRIME
Researcher on World's Most Evil Killers (US) and Britain's Most Evil Killers (UK) for Sky Crime.
Completing entire research, case notes, compliance logs, timelines, fact checking, casting, IVs, and GVs for each episode (one killer per ep).
Dealing with very sensitive content and delicately contacting murder victims’ families with tact. Finding journos, police, and medical experts to contribute.
CASTING RESEARCHER - BBC THREE
Casting Researcher for brand-new BBC Three documentary series on mental health in professional football, Boot Dreams.
Adapting tone and casting approach depending on contributor’s backstory and mental health background. Sensitive subject matter.
Leaving no stone unturned and casting the net far and wide to find characterful contributors for a niche subject matter.
December 2020 - February 2021
WRITING ASSISTANT - BBC STUDIOS
Integral part of storyboarding and writing the script for a BBC TV drama (6 episodes) alongside writing team of three others.
Researching real life stories on Mumsnet and Reddit, among others, to help form part of the storyline.
Organising and taking minutes in Zoom meetings with high profile talent and specialist consultants, e.g. police officers.
April – August 2020
SCRIPT READER - FUNNY WOMEN
Reading scripts and providing detailed comments on each with positive and negative feedback.
In charge of weekly press releases and sending them out to important companies and affiliates.
Creating and regularly updating scoring spreadsheets for different stages of the FW competition.
Attending and providing feedback for weekly meetings and aiding important decisions for competition entries.