Streaming giant Netflix has tapped Lucy Leveugle to join its unscripted content team in London.
She joins Netflix after more than six years at Channel 4, joining in 2012 as commissioning editor, and more recently as acting head of factual entertainment. Her most notable successes at the British pubcaster include The Undateables, Child Genius and Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds. Leveugle departed C4 earlier this year.
In her role with digital streamer, Leveugle will focus on unscripted content from across EMEA, and reports into Netflix’s Nathaniel Grouille and Sean Hancock, who both serve as directors of unscripted.
She will assume the new role in 2019, working from Netflix’s London office.
The news was first reported by TBI Vision.