OTF Productions has a new head of development, Off the Fence has announced. Jayne Edwards will work to expand and develop the company’s production slate, and will report to OTF Productions’ MD, Allison Bean.
Edwards has over 12 years of experience in television, and most recently was the senior development producer at Empire Media Productions where she developed factual formats and documentaries for Channel 4, BBC and FIVE.
Her credits include Shark Patrol for ZDF Enterprises, Vic Reeves’ Pirates for ITV and The History Channel, and the Rose d’Or nominated series Art School for BBC2.
Allison Bean, managing director, OTF Productions said in a release, “Jayne’s extensive knowledge and experience of the TV industry will be invaluable to us and we hope she will be able to build on her past successes with international broadcasters and spearhead a new development slate targeted at the UK networks.”