KATIE MCALEESE

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Katie joined Kudos from Big Light, where she built the company’s first slate of original development. She was previously Executive Producer at BBC Wales Drama, where her projects included The Living And The Dead for BBC1 and BBC America. She first joined the BBC as Creative Director, Drama Production, charged with overseeing all inhouse development and heading up the central development team. During this time she also executive produced the second series of Dominic Mitchell’s award-winning In the Flesh for BBC3.

 

Before moving to the BBC, Katie was part of the small team which launched Lookout Point. During her time as Head of Development there, she developed projects including Ripper Street for BBC1 and Titanic for ITV.

 

Katie started her career working in theatre, directing new writing and classics in the West End and across the UK.