Profiles of BBC2’s Patrick Holland, ITV’s Polly Hill and C4’s director of programmes Ian Katz


Patrick Holland: Breathing new life into BBC2

Controller aims to reflect the diversity of modern Britain and turn up the dial on challenging religious and ethical programming


Docs that made a difference

Producers, execs, presenters and directors of some of the most influential British docs of the 21st century reveal the inside story of their masterpieces and their key moments during production



Polly Hill, ITV

ITV’s head of drama tells Jessica Goodfellow how the channel is rethinking its approach to the genre in response to the rise of SVoD


Killing Eve

The secret to making it in the US

If you want to win a commission from an American network, first you need to understand how they work. Jesse Whittock speaks to UK producers making a splash across the pond


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Ian Katz: Challenging the status quo

C4 director of programmes talks about learning on the job and changing the culture at Horseferry Road


Sky save me

Beginning of a new era for Sky

With a comedy-entertainment push and acclaimed dramas like Save Me and Patrick Melrose, the broadcaster is changing perceptions of its commissioning strategy


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Studio Lambert: 10 years in the making

As Studio Lambert reaches its 10th anniversary, founder Stephen Lambert considers some of the indie’s most pivotal shows


Rory and Sohrab

Fresh voices of British drama

The next generation of writing talent are beginning to break through with a raft of upcoming shows. Ann-Marie Corvin finds out what inspires them – and how they got their breaks


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Bringing the world to Wales

With a raft of dramas lined up, including the BBC’s His Dark Materials, Bad Wolf aims to make Wolf Studios Wales the centre of an international TV production hub.


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Hugo Blick on Black Earth Rising

Black Earth Rising creator on his latest project and why BBC2 is the perfect partner