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Simon Judd

Simon Judd

United Kingdom


SeriesLab Tutor 2022
SeriesLab Tutor 2021


Simon has worked in script development for nearly 20 years. His career started at the BBC, before joining ITV Studios and then returning to the BBC as Head of Development for BBC Drama North in 2010. There he developed a wide range of dramas including multi-BAFTA winning IN THE FLESH, James Herbert's THE SECRET OF CRICKLEY HALL and BBC1 crime series FROM DARKNESS and IN THE DARK. He joined Fremantle as Head of Development for Euston North in 2017 and in 2019 became Creative Director at Castlefield, where he works now, running their distinctive and dynamic development slate and producing globally impactful and zeitgeist-defining drama.