THE TEAM

Mark Robinson
Mark RobinsonCreative Director mark.robinson@wiseowlfilms.com
Before starting Wise Owl Films, Mark worked at ITV in Leeds and Newcastle for over 25 years, creating over 200 different series and prime-time specials for ITV, the BBC, Channel 4, Channel 5 and Sky.
Stuart Ramsay
Stuart RamsayDevelopment Executive / Series Producerstuart.ramsay@wiseowlfilms.com
Stuart joined Wise Owl Films having spent 22 years at ITV in Leeds, where he was responsible for a host of award-winning and critically-acclaimed documentary series and factual entertainment formats.
James Knight
James KnightDevelopment Executive, Specialist Factual james.knight@wiseowlfilms.com
With a background in science, extreme environment and history-based programming spanning over 15 years, James is an award-winning series producer who has worked for a host of broadcasters including Discovery, The History Channel, CBBC, ITV, Nat Geo and Channel Four.
Charlotte Topliss
Charlotte ToplissProduction Managercharlotte.topliss@wiseowlfilms.com
Charlotte has been working for production companies in the North of England since 2006 on a variety of reality, factual and entertainment programmes including The Valleys, Snog Marry Avoid?, Most Haunted and Coach Trip.
Ali Hobbs
Ali HobbsProduction Managerali.hobbs@wiseowlfilms.com
Over the last 20 years Ali has delivered hundreds of hours of television to major broadcasters including the BBC, ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5, Nat Geo, Sky, UKTV and Discovery. In doing so she has worked across many different genres – including Children’s, Entertainment, Factual, Specialist Factual, Documentaries and Current Affairs - for a number companies across the UK.
LINDSEY STEWARD
LINDSEY STEWARDProduction Coordinator lindsey.steward@wiseowlfilms.com
Lindsey completed a Media & Communication degree at the University of Leeds in 2018. During this time she was Assistant Director for the Leeds Rag Fashion Show and TIME.LESS - raising over £10,000 for Leeds Mind and Dementia UK and winning the National Student Fundraising Award - Event of the Year.
Nathalie Mayer
Nathalie MayerJunior Researcher nathalie.mayer@wiseowlfilms.com
Nathalie is a published photographer and documentary filmmaker in the early stages of her filmmaking career. During her time studying a Masters in Documentary Filmmaking at the Northern Film School, Leeds, she worked as a cinematographer and producer on a number of short student documentary films.
ZAHRA CLEMBINTSON
ZAHRA CLEMBINTSONDevelopment Intern zahra.clembintson@wiseowlfilms.com
Zahra is a recent Broadcast Journalism graduate from the University of Leeds. During her time studying, she worked on a number of short student factual films as a member of Leeds Student Television.
Snowy
SnowyOffice Dog
Snowy, our official office dog, is a five-year-old female Red Fell terrier. When not sleeping on the office sofa or barking at the photocopier, Snowy loves chasing squirrels in the park, eating pizza crusts and watching wildlife documentaries on TV. She is recovering from a recent operation which left her having to wear this enormous cone (pictured).
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