Martyn Smith Producer

Martyn Smith is an award-winning producer who has worked in high-end drama as well as producing some of the best known formats in UK television. He has developed & produced original factual entertainment formats & new series for all the major broadcasters throughout his career. Highlights include series producing 'The Apprentice' S2 bringing audiences of 6 million to BBC Two, and creating the UK format for 'Dragon's Den' which has been sold to every major territory in the world & picked up the RTS Award for 'Best Feature / Factual Entertainment'. He broadened his skills as a producer on 'Sherlock' and has been working as a development exec at Eleven Film, as well as acting as a consultant on a new format for Lion TV. Martyn has recently been independently developing 'Slipping' a new drama for Sky as well as having a script commissioned that he's co-writing with BAFTA winning Director Colin O'Toole.

SLIPPING

Writer / Executive Producer
Pilot

Early Films
Sky One

Co-writer: Colin O'Toole

LIVING IN FEAR

Executive Producer
Pilot

Eleven Film
Sky One

Dir: Rob Savage

SHERLOCK

Season IV

Associate Producer
3x90'

Hartswood Films
BBC One

Exec: Steven Moffat
Exec: Mark Gattis
Exec: Sue Vertue
Commissioning Editor: Bethan Jones

VARIOUS PROJECTS

Development Producer

Eleven Film

ROBOT WARS

Consultant Producer
6x60'

Mentorn
BBC Two

HOUSE OF ARTS AND CRAFTS

Consultant Executive Producer
6x60'

Lion TV
BBC Two

30 GREATEST DISASTER MOVIES

Series Producer
90'

ITN Productions
Channel 5

Exec: Will Smith
Commissioning Editor: Greg Barnett

SHOW ME THE FUNNY

Series Editor
7x60'

Big Talk Productions
ITV

Exec: Kenton Allen
Commissioning Editor: Elaine Bedell

YOUNG TALENT OF THE YEAR / WILDEST DREAMS

Executive Producer

BBC Studios
BBC One

Exec: Jon Beazley

WILDEST DREAMS

Executive Producer
7x60'

BBC Studios
BBC One

Commissioning Editor: Nick Shearman
Commissioning Editor: Jo Ball

MARY, QUEEN OF SHOPS

Series Producer
6x60'
Nominated - Best Film, RTS

Optomen
BBC Two

Exec: Pat Llewelyn
Commissioning Editor: Mirella Breda

THE APPRENTICE

Season II

Series Producer
12x60'
Nominated - Entertainment Series, BAFTA
Winner - Feature / Factual Ent, RTS

Talkback Thames
BBC Two

Exec: Dan Adamson
Commissioning Editor: Jane Lush

DRAGONS' DEN

Season I

Series Editor
6x60'
Nominated - Entertainment Series, BAFTA
Nominated - Entertainment Series, RTS

BBC Entertainment
BBC Two

Exec: David Mortimer
Commissioning Editor: Jane Root

I'M DREAMING OF A TV CHRISTMAS

Producer / Director
1x120'

BBC Entertainment
BBC Two

THE LIFE LAUNDRY

Producer / Director
6x30'

BBC Entertainment
BBC Two

EMI & ME

Producer / Director
1x60'

BBC Business

THERE'S ONLY ONE FA CUP

Producer / Director
1x60'

BBC Entertainment
BBC One

I LOVE 1991

Producer / Director
1x60'

BBC Entertainment
BBC Two

I LOVE 1984

Producer / Director
1x60'

BBC Entertainment
BBC Two

100 GREATEST TV ADS

Producer / Director
1x120'

Yorkshire TV
Channel 4

100 GREATEST TV MOMENTS

Producer / Director
1x120'

Yorkshire TV
Channel 4