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Screen Careers: Line Producer & Production Manager

DATHYL EVANS

Credits: One Way to Denmark, Ellen, Living a Lie

Career Progression

  • 1994 - Office Secretary/Admin at Opus Television, an independent television production company based in Cardiff.  Given the opportunity to experience working on various programmes including light entertainment, OBs and events
  • 1995 - Promoted within the company to Production Co-ordinator on S4C Drama Series (Y Palmant Aur) that ran for 3 series
  • 2001 - Started as Production Co-ordinator at the drama department of BBC Wales.  Working on regional and network programmes.
  • 2003 - 2005 Production Co-ordinator on various BBC Dramas ‘Casualty’, and ‘Doctor Who’
  • 2005 - Returned to work at Opus Television as a freelance Production Manager on a brand new drama series for S4C (Cowbois ac Injans)
  • 2005 - Current - Freelance Production Manager working on dramas, obs docs, documentaries, entertainment shows for various broadcasters including S4C, BBC, Channel 4 and 5

Career Future Goals

  • To continue working on high end drama productions as a Production Manager and eventually Line Producer.

Career Highlights

  • Proud to have worked on a diverse range of programmes from popular dramas to observational documentaries that have been watched by a large audience, eg Doctor Who, One Born Every Minute.
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