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Love Productions’ Martha Housden joins Twenty Twenty

Shed Media prodco Twenty Twenty has hired Martha Housden as its head of development, responsible for generating content ideas for documentaries, features, factual entertainment formats and entertainment.
February 12, 2014

Shed Media prodco Twenty Twenty has hired Martha Housden as its head of development, responsible for generating content ideas for documentaries, features, factual entertainment formats and entertainment.

Housden joins from her role as head of development at Love Productions, where she secured a commission for BBC1 and eight funded developments in her six months with the company. Prior to Love, she developed and exec produced projects such as The Horsemeat Banquet (BBC3) and The Complainers (Channel 4) as head of development for Dragonfly.

Housden has also held positions at BBC3, Shine, Fresh One and Maverick. “Martha’s got an impressive track record already but she has the potential to be one of the stand-out development executives in the industry,” said Tim Carter, CEO of Twenty Twenty, in a statement. “She’ll flourish at Twenty Twenty because she’s super-smart, has serious journalist chops, is prolific with ideas and is a human dynamo.”

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Daniele Alcinii is a news editor at realscreen, the leading international publisher of non-fiction film and television industry news and content. He joined the RS team in 2015 with experience in journalism following a stint out west with Sun Media in Edmonton's Capital Region, and with communications work in Melbourne, Australia and Toronto. You can follow him on Twitter at @danielealcinii.

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