Simon McKeown has joined Mankind: The Story of All of Us prodco Nutopia, in the role of head of development.
Most recently the head of development at Love Productions, McKeown has also been a series producer for Sky, the BBC, Wall to Wall, and Objective Productions.
His credits include How Sherlock Changed the World for PBS, Why Don’t You Speak English for Channel 4, and The People Watchers for the BBC.
“It’s a really exciting time here at Nutopia and I’m delighted to have someone as talented as Simon joining the development team,” said Jane Root, Nutopia’s CEO, in a statement.
McKeown added: “I’m delighted to be working for a company that believes in big, bold ideas of the highest quality and excited about being given the daunting responsibility of building on the stunning success Nutopia has had to date.”