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Woodcut Media taps Matthew Gordon as EP, popular factual

UK-based indie factual prodco Woodcut Media has tapped Matthew Gordon to the newly created position of executive producer, popular factual. The former Avalon Factual Television exec starts immediately, reporting into CEO Kate ...
February 5, 2018

UK-based indie factual prodco Woodcut Media has tapped Matthew Gordon to the newly created position of executive producer, popular factual.

The former Avalon Factual Television exec starts immediately, reporting into CEO Kate Beal and working closely with creative director Derren Lawford.

Gordon spent three years at Avalon as head of features and daytime, developing, pitching and producing formats and series to UK and U.S. broadcasters.

Prior to Avalon, Gordon spent six years working as an EP across Avalon’s production companies Flame Television and Liberty Bell on series such as Heir Hunters (BBC1 and BBC2), The Nightmare Neighbour Next Door (Channel 5) and A Town & Country Murder (CI).

With a career spanning more than 20 years, Gordon has worked across factual, features and documentaries, with experience in all genres, from science and history to docudramas. His other credits include Comic Relief Does Car Booty (BBC1), Four in a Bed – Series 1-7 (Channel 4), Can’t Pay We’ll Take It Away and Murdered by my Fiancé (Channel 5).

 

 

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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