Panda Television appoints management team

The Objective Media Group label has named Ed Booth as editor of entertainment and Stefan Iriarte as head of development.
July 6, 2016

Moira Ross’ upstart company Panda Television has hired Ed Booth as editor of entertainment and Stefan Iriarte as head of development.

Booth previously served as series producer on The Voice UK and Strictly Come Dancing and has worked on So You Think You Can Dance and the Andrew Lloyd Webber talent shows How Do You Solve A Problem Like Maria, Any Dream Will Do and I’d Do Anything.

Iriarte has worked for London companies Talkback Productions and 12 Yard Productions and is the creator of ITV’s Big Star’s Little Star and Freeze Out as well as BBC’s Pressure Pad.

A former Wall to Wall exec and The Voice UK executive producer, Ross launched Panda in January in partnership with Objective Media Group. The company is focused on making primetime studio entertainment programs. Ross serves as chief creative officer.


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