Entertainment One (eOne)-owned Whizz Kid Entertainment has named Rachael Parker as head of alternative non-scripted.
Parker recently executive produced Whizz Kid’s Ex on the Beach (pictured) spin-off, Celebrity Ex on the Beach. for MTV International and oversaw its companion podcast launch.
Her previous credits include several series of Channel 4′s Big Brother and Celebrity Big Brother; series editor of The X Factor for ITV; and executive producer of the Xtra Factor. She has also previously held senior production and development roles at Lime Pictures and ITV Studios.
Gerrie said in a statement: “Not only has Rachael just delivered a hit series of Celebrity Ex on the Beach for us but she has been a driving force behind some of the most best- known primetime formats, factual entertainment and studio. Her years of experience, fresh thinking and fabulous team ethic fits perfectly with our well-established development and production teams.”