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LENNY HENRY'S GOT THE BLUES

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER - BARBARA EMILE
10 September 2015

Douglas Road Productions first commission 3-part documentary, LENNY HENRY'S GOT THE BLUES, starts on Sky Arts on Friday 18th September at 10pm. It explores Britain's failure to produce internationally acclaimed blues stars. Barbara Emile is the Executive Producer for Douglas Road.


BOB THE BUILDER


09 September 2015

Darren's first of many eps of the recently launched BOB THE BUILDER goes out on Wednesday 16th September at 7.20am on Channel 5/Milkshake. In "Bear Mountain" Bob and the team are building a new bear enclosure at the zoo but Scoop has his own design ideas!


BOB THE BUILDER


04 September 2015

Lee's first episode of BOB THE BUILDER goes out on Tuesday 15th September at 7.20am on Channel 5's Milkshake. It's also available to watch on catch-up on Five website. Mr Bentley gets his measurements wrong at the Natural History Museum leaving Bob's team with a dinosaur dilemna. Head Writer on the episode - and the Series - is James Mason.


SABRINA: SECRETS OF A TEENAGE WITCH


03 September 2015

One of Darren's episodes of SABRINA airs on POP (Channel 125 on Freeview) on Tuesday 8th September at 4.30pm. The show's based on the American Archie Comics character.


BOB THE BUILDER launch

HEAD WRITER: JAMES MASON / WRITERS: DARREN JONES and LEE PRESSMAN
10 August 2015

The trailer for new Bob the Builder series lands ahead of Milkshake debut on Channel 5ís Milkshake on September 1st 2015, at 7.20am. Here's a link to the trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O9iCFkSHcdc James Mason is Head Writer on the show overseeing the first two series of the new look BOB. Darren Jones and Lee Pressman are core members of the writing team.


LENNY HENRY'S GOT THE BLUES

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER - BARBARA EMILE
31 July 2015

Douglas Road Productions documentary LENNY HENRY'S GOT THE BLUES (Sky Arts) features in a two page "Behind the Scenes" article in this week's Broadcast. It's the first production from the new outfit. Barbara Emile is Executive Producer on the project for DRP. For Broadcast subscribers, here's a link to the piece http://www.broadcastnow.co.uk/features/lenny-henrys-got-the-blues-sky-arts/5091056.article


20 MOMENTS THAT ROCKED COMEDY

CONTRIBUTOR: DAVID STAFFORD
30 July 2015

Catch David Stafford's on screen contribution to Channel 5's enjoyable look at 20 influential and controversial comedy moments from the archive including THE YOUNG ONES, MONTY PYTHON and SPITTING IMAGE. It goes out on Friday 31st July at 9pm on C5 and also available on catch up on Demand 5.


YOU, ME & THE APOCALYPSE

JYOTI FERNANDES - SERIES SCRIPT PRODUCER
14 July 2015

It's a wrap for Series Script Producer,Jyoti Fernandes, on Sky/NBC forthcoming star-studded armageddon adventure, YOU, ME & THE APOCALYPSE (previously APOCALYPSE SLOUGH). The cast includes Rob Lowe,Jenna Fischer and Megan Mullally who join UK stars Mathew Baynton, Joel Fry and Pauline Quirke. The series sees a comet locked on a collision course with Earth and a bunker beneath Slough. "You, Me and the Apocalypse" is expected to be broadcast at some point after September on Sky 1 in the UK and NBC in the US.


WUSSYWAT

WRITER: DARREN JONES
08 July 2015

We're looking forward to Darren's first two episodes in this delightful new CBeebies series. "Wheels" goes out on Wednesday 15th July at 9.30am and repeated at 1.30pm. "Rainbow" airs on Tuesday 21st July at the same times. Both will be available to watch on BBC iPlayer too.


SALLY MARCHANT

JOINS CECILY WARE
30 June 2015

We're thrilled to announce that we're now looking after talented children's and animation Writer, Sally Marchant. After a career break to raise her children, she's back with a bang and scheduling to start work on the development of a new pre-school property.


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