Neil Edwards - Head of Specialist Factual
Neil is a multiple award-winning programme maker with extensive experience in documentary, factual entertainment and lifestyle genres.
He helped to develop and cement the success of â€˜The Hotel Inspectorâ€™ (Channel 5â€™s longest running show) and developed and runs the Broadcast Award nominated, global sales success â€˜Born To Kill?â€™ (now in its 8th series and airing in more than 100 territories worldwide).
Other credits include the Broadcast and RTS award-winning â€˜The Estate Weâ€™re Inâ€™ for BBC One, the acclaimed and oft repeated â€˜Britainâ€™s Best Drivesâ€™ with Richard Wilson for BBC Four, and Broadcast Award nominated â€˜Impossible Engineeringâ€™ (now in its 3rd series and airing in over 100 worldwide territories). He co-produced and co-directed the documentary â€˜Tom Daley â€“ Diving for Goldâ€™ and currently execs the new series â€˜Our Dream Hotelâ€™ for Channel 5.
He is the director and producer of feature-length documentary â€˜Sympathy for the Devil?: The True Story of the Process Church of the Final Judgementâ€™, which premiered at the 2015 San Francisco Doc Fest and was awarded â€˜Best Documentaryâ€™ at MonsterFest 2016.