London- and Glasgow-based KEO Films is expanding its senior team with the addition of Paula Trafford (pictured) as head of popular factual and features.
Trafford will be working closely with KEO’s creative director, Andrew Palmer, on popular factual output.
She was most recently the MD of Scarlet Television (BBC2′s Delia Through the Decadesand BBC1′s When A Mother’s Love is Not Enough) and prior to that was MD of Planet Wild Productions (Diana: My Sister The Princess for BBC1). Her most recent work was executive producing Betty TV’s Joy of Teen Sex for Channel 4.
KEO is looking to build on the success of its factual brands River Cottage, Hugh’s Fish Fight and Welcome to Lagos.
Palmer said of the appointment, “I am very pleased to have Paula join us and we are looking forward to the breadth and depth she will bring to our slate and our development process.”