James Bond: Soundtrack Stories

In September 2021 I produced the two-part documentary James Bond: Soundtrack Stories for BBC Radio 2 celebrating the music of the James Bond films. Hosted by film critic James King, it was broadcast alongside the release of the new Bond film, No Time To Die. Part One: The Classic Years was dedicated to the first four decades of the franchise, from the 60s to the … Continue reading James Bond: Soundtrack Stories

The Twelve Films Of Christmas

In December 2020 I produced The Twelve Films of Christmas – a one-off programme for BBC Radio celebrating the top twelve Christmas films of all time as voted for by our listeners, presented by movie critic James King. The audience were given fifteen days to vote for their favourite from a shortlist of twenty-five films chosen by James. The list went from It’s A Wonderful … Continue reading The Twelve Films Of Christmas

Quentin Tarantino’s Movie Mixtape

In August 2019 I produced Quentin Tarantino’s Movie Mixtape – a documentary for BBC Radio 2 in which the acclaimed multi-Oscar-winning filmmaker took movie critic James King through the music from his movies. In the special programme, Tarantino described listening to hours of the 60s radio station 93KHJ for his new film Once Upon A Time In Hollywood, teaching Uma Thurman to do the twist … Continue reading Quentin Tarantino’s Movie Mixtape

Jo & Sara at the Edinburgh Festivals 2019

In August 2019 I went to the Edinburgh Festivals for the first time, working on two BBC Radio 2 programmes broadcast live from the BBC Blue Tent in front of live audiences. On Thursday 8th August I produced Jo Whiley’s Radio 2 show. With just two hours to reflect everything going on in Edinburgh I focused on the fringe – booking stand-up comedians Phil Wang, … Continue reading Jo & Sara at the Edinburgh Festivals 2019

Chris Evans at the Royal Wedding 2018

In May 2018 The Chris Evans Breakfast Show team broadcast a special show, Chris Evans live in Windsor for the Royal Wedding. My colleague Meera and I were put in charge of leading the project, and were given two months to organise this live outside broadcast. Given the scale of the event and the security around the Royal Family, we were unable to give much … Continue reading Chris Evans at the Royal Wedding 2018

Dominic Cooper’s Day Off

In November 2016 I produced my first radio show for BBC Radio 2, presented by Hollywood actor Dominic Cooper. Called ‘Dominic Cooper’s Day Off‘, this special programme for BBC Music’s My Generation Season was all about movie soundtracks from the 1980s, inspired by Dominic’s passion for films of that decade and the part they played in him becoming a successful actor. We started, of course, … Continue reading Dominic Cooper’s Day Off