Caroline Levy Producer

Caroline is a BAFTA nominated highly experienced, versatile producer and executive producer. She has twenty-five years’ experience in scripted and non-scripted television for a range of broadcasters including Paramount, BBC, ITV, Sky, Channel 4, FX and Showtime. Over this time, she has developed strong relationships with agents and talent both on screen (Felicity Jones, David Tennant, Cush Jumbo, Emilia Fox) and off screen (James Hawes, Daisy Coulam). She has been instrumental in securing green lights, building and leading creative teams, and delivering numerous critical and audience hit shows.

CREATIVE EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Paramount International Television Studios

•In-house Executive Producer on Paramount+ Ewan McGregor’s ‘A Gentleman in Moscow’ and international thriller ‘Band of Spies’.
•Managed the creative process collaborating with independent companies, showrunners, key talent and internal Paramount stakeholders.

SENIOR PRODUCTION EXEC - SCRIPTED

Paramount TV

• Responsible for the commercial negotiation & management of over thirty original UK scripted shows for Paramount including P+ shows ‘Insomnia’, ‘The Killing Kind’ and ‘Stags’ and C5 shows ‘The Inheritance’, ‘The Hardacres’ & ‘All Creatures Great & Small’.
• Running and managing the slate with commissioners Sebastian Cardwell, Paul Testar and Ben Frow
• Reviewing & negotiating production budgets & schedules with Producers and suppliers, ensuring value for money
• Working strategically to negotiate all commercial terms for each commission across all platforms
• Liaising with internal departments including Legal, Finance, Scheduling, Compliance, Press & Publicity, Broadcast Operations to ensure excellent communication and efficiencies are maintained

DIRECTOR OF CURRENT DRAMA

BBC Studios

• Key in the leadership team, supporting the Head of Drama to manage the current shows in production
• Exec Producer ‘Silent Witness’ S24 & S25, ‘We Hunt Together’ S2,’The Break’ S5 & oversaw ‘Doctor Who’ S13
• Drama lead on Diversity & Inclusion steering group with particular focus on hiring and finding new talent
• Initiated a neuro diversity scheme in post-production, piloted on ‘Doctor Who’ with plans for it to be launched across all genres
• Key member of the Screen Skills mentoring team
• Used her deep knowledge of production, to take the lead on the ‘back to filming’ strategy during the pandemic, coordinating multiple departments to restart six shows
• Across business, legal, HR & Talent management issues to ensure a smooth and connected workflow through production
• Focus on mental well-being, career development and growth within studios, staff reporting in
• Tapping into journalistic background collaborating with marketing, comms, social media & press teams coordinating a cohesive and exciting approach to reach new audiences

SILENT WITNESS

Season XXV

Executive Producer

BBC Studios
BBC One

Exec: Lawrence Till
Exec: Priscilla Parish
Dir: Bill Anderson
Dir: Delyth Thomas

SILENT WITNESS

Season XXIV

Executive Producer

BBC Studios
BBC One

Exec: Lawrence Till
Exec: Priscilla Parish
Dir: Gordon Anderson
Dir: Delyth Thomas

WE HUNT TOGETHER

Season II

Executive Producer

UKTV

Exec: Alexander Lamb
Exec: Priscilla Parish
Exec: Philippa Collie Cousins
Dir: Jonathan Teplitzky
Dir: Rebecca Rycroft

THE BREAK

Season V

Executive Producer
5x10'
Nomintaed - Broadcast Awards

BBC Studios
BBC Three

Exec: Ayela Butt
Exec: Anne Edyvean
Dir: Benedict Cohen
Dir: Bim Ajadi
Dir: Aurora Fearnley

DEADWATER FELL

4x60'
Nominated - Best Television Scripted, BAFTA Scotland
Nominated - Best Director, BAFTA Scotland

Kudos Film & Television
Channel 4

Exec: Emma Kingsman-Lloyd
Exec: Karen Wilson
Dir: Lynsey Miller

BEECHAM HOUSE

Series Producer
6x60'
Nominated - Best Costume, BAFTA Scotland

Bend It Networks
ITV Studios
Masterpiece

Exec: Victor Levin
Dir: Gurinder Chadha

POTH

Series Producer, Development

Nutopia & Protozoa
National Geographic

Exec: Darren Aronofsky
Exec: Jane Root

HOOTEN & THE LADY

Series Producer
8x45'

Red Planet Pictures
CW Network
Sky

Exec: Cameron Roach
Exec: Simon Winstone
Dir: Justin Molotnikov
Dir: Colin Teague

INSPECTOR GEORGE GENTLY

Season VII

Exec Producer
4x90'

Company Pictures
BBC One

Exec: Peter Flannery
Dir: Roger Goldby
Dir: Tim Whitby

THE MILL

Season I

4x60'
Nominated, BAFTA (Lead Actress)

Darlow Smithson
Channel 4

Exec: Dominic Barlow
Dir: James Hawes

INSPECTOR GEORGE GENTLY

Season IV

4x90'

Company Pictures
BBC One

Exec: Peter Flannery
Dir: Nicholas Renton
Dir: Gillies MacKinnon

EXCLUDED

Single Drama

BBC Two

Exec: Meredith Chambers
Dir: Misha Manson-Smith

APPARITIONS

6x60'

Lime Pictures
BBC One

Exec: Anne Mensah
Dir: Joe Ahearne
Dir: John Strickland

CAPE WRATH

8x60'

Ecosse Films
Showtime
Channel 4

Exec: Matthew Arlidge
Dir: Duane Clark
Dir: Andrew Gunn
Dir: Paul Walker

OIL STORM

Single Drama

Wall to Wall
FX Network

Exec: Leanne Klein
Dir: James Erskine

THE BILL

70+ Episodes

ITV Studios

Exec: Paul Marquess
Dir: Crispin Reece

HOLBY CITY

10 Episodes

BBC Studios

Exec: Mal Young
Dir: Susanna White

EASTENDERS

Script Editor & Producer
80+ Episodes

BBC Studios

Exec: Lorraine Newman
Exec: Dominic Treadwell-Collins
Dir: Angie de Chastelai Smith

ROUGH JUSTICE

Producer, Co-Writer & Co-Director

BBC Documentaries

A LESSON FOR US ALL

Co-Producer

BBC Current Affairs

FUSED

Producer, Director & Co-Creator

BBC Current Affairs

CORRESPONDENT

Assistant Producer

BBC Current Affairs

ASSIGNMENT

Assistant Producer

BBC Current Affairs

NEWSNIGHT

Assistant Producer

BBC News