RTS Futures

Carrie Britton

Carrie Britton, Scripted Talent Executive for Drama and Comedy BBC Studios

Carrie is the Scripted Talent Executive for Drama and Comedy at BBC Studios focusing on freelance roles in editorial and production across both genres.

BBC Studios scripted is Drama Series and Serials, Continuing Drama Series and Comedy and produces an amazing range of award winning shows for a variety of broadcasters; BBC, Channel 4, Channel 5, UKTV, Discovery, Amazon and many others.

Carrie is a highly experienced Talent Executive who’s specialised in placing permanent senior leadership roles in scripted and non-scripted television at CEO, Creative Head and Senior Executives level. She’s worked for BBC Comedy, BBC Factual, Cineflix, Nutopia, IWC Media Hat Trick and other leading Indies.

As an award-nominated Executive and Series producer she has worked on series such as Who Do You Think You Are (National Television Awards) Embarrassing Bodies (RTS Awards) and Doctor in the House. She directed films for the flagship Channel Four documentary series Cutting Edge, BBC's Modern Times and Inside Story strands. Carrie is also an experienced Development executive with a raft of successful commissions

As Managing Director of the Indie Training Fund Carrie was responsible for creating training programmes for over a hundred Independent TV companies to upskill their TV talent. She’s a member of the Royal Television Society's Futures Committee producing regular industry events and of the Edinburgh Television Festival Talent Committee. She also sits on the Advisory Board of the London Film Academy.