Sophie Cooch Intimacy Coordinator

Sophie trained and is certified as an Intimacy Coordinator with the SAG AFTRA accredited Intimacy Directors & Coordinators (IDC) in New York. She trained under renowned figures such as Alicia Rodis, the pioneering US Intimacy Coordinator and IC for HBO studios, and Claire Warden, the first Intimacy Director on Broadway, and known for her work on Gossip Girl, West Side Story, and Three Women. Claire also served as Sophie's mentor.

Her Intimacy Coordinator credits include productions for Netflix, Disney+, Paramount, Apple TV, Lionsgate, Channel 4, BBC and ITV.

Sophie has a diverse background in movement, with training in Dance, Contact Improvisation, and Physical Theatre. She has also trained and spent many years working as an actor. This combination, coupled with her understanding of both actors' and directors' processes, forms the solid foundation for her work. Allowing her to effectively support and collaborate with all parties in the nuanced realm of on-screen intimacy.

Sophie currently co-secretaries BECTU's Intimacy Coordinators Branch, is a certified Mental Health First Aider and holds a Creative Industries Safety Passport and a DBS check. She's trained in Trauma-Informed Creative Practices, Gender Identity, LGBTQIA+ Awareness, Unconscious Bias, EDI, Conflict Resolution, Bystander Intervention, Harassment & Bullying, Leadership and Management for HETV and has completed PART’s Productions Children’s Regulations training.

FOUNDATION

Intimacy Coordinator

Season lll
10x60'

Skydance Television
Apple TV+

Showrunner: David S Goyer
Prod: Laurie Borg
Prod: Macdara Kelleher
Dir: David S Goyer
Dir: Chris Byrne
Dir: Roxanne Dawson
Lead IC: Adelaide Waldrop

CUNK'S QUEST FOR MEANING

Lead Intimacy Coordinator

Broke & Bones
BBC
Netflix

Exec Prod: Charlie Brooker
Exec Prod: Ali Marlow
Prod: Helen Carrie
Prod: Susie Hall
Prod: Jamie Kelly
Prod: Lizzie Search
Dir: Al Campbell

A CRUEL LOVE: THE RUTH ELLIS STORY

Lead Intimacy Coordinator

Season I

Silverprint Pictures
ITV

Exec Prod: Kate Bartlett
Exec Prod: Antonia Gordon
Prod: Angie Daniell
Dir: Lee Haven Jones

THE TOWER

Lead Intimacy Coordinator

Season III

Mammoth Screen
ITV

Exec Prod: Damien Timmer
Exec Prod: Charlotte Webber
Exec Prod: Patrick Harbinson
Prod: Charles Bates
Dir: Rene Van Pannevis

GEEK GIRL

Lead Intimacy Coordinator

Season I

Ruby Rock Pictures
Netflix

Exec Prod: Zoe Rocha
Exec Prod: Andrew Rosen
Exec Prod: Anthony Leo
Dir: Declan O'Dwyer

THE CHELSEA DETECTIVE

Intimacy Coordinator

Season II

Expectation TV
Acorn TV

Exec Producer: Peter Fincham
Series Producer: Ella Kelly
Director: Sarah Esdaile

SPENT

Intimacy Coordinator

Season I
Episodes 2 & 4

Various Artists Limited

Exec Prod: Michelle de Swarte
Exec Prod: Phil Clarke
Exec Prod: Jack Bayles
Prod: Rhonda Smith
Dir: Alex Winckler
Lead IC: Joshua Okpala

SAY NOTHING

Intimacy Coordinator

Season I
Episodes 3, 6 & 7

MINIM UK Productions
Disney +

Exec Prod: Josh Zetumer
Exec Prod: Nina Jacobson
Exec Prod: Brad Simpson
Exec Prod: Patrick Radden Keefe
Prod: Cass Marks
Dir: Mary Nighe
Dir: Alice Seabright
Dir: Anthony Byrne
Lead IC: Lucy Fennel

TOXIC TOWN

Intimacy Coordinator

Season I
Episodes 1, 2 & 4

Broke & Bones
Netflix

Exec Prod: Annabel Jones
Exec Prod: Jack Thorne
Prod: Delyth Scudamore
Dir: Minkie Spiro
Lead IC: Lucy Fennel

PEACOCK

Intimacy Coordinator

Season II
Episodes 1 & 5

Big Talk Productions
BBC Three

Exec Prod: Damien Timmer
Exec Prod: Charlotte Webber
Prod: Lara Singer
Dir: Joe Roberts
Lead IC: Lucy Fennel

PRIME TARGET

Intimacy Coordinator

Season I
Episodes 1, 3 & 4

New Regency Productions
Apple TV +

Exec Prod: Ed Rubin
Exec Prod: Marina Brackenbury
Exec Prod: Laura Hastings-Smith
Prod: Sarah Jane Wheale
Dir: Brady Hood
Lead IC: Joshua Okpala

SURFACE

Intimacy Coordinator

Season II
Episodes 4 & 5

Apple
Apple TV+

Exec Prod: Veronica West
Exec Prod: Gugu Mbatha Raw
Prod: Tina Pawlick
Dir: Lynsey Miller
Lead IC: Lucy Fennel

THE DECAMERON

Intimacy Coordinator

Season I
Episodes 3, 4, 5 & 7

Netflix

Showrunner: Kathleen Jordan
Exec Prod: Jenji Kohan
Exec Prod: Blake McCormick
Dir: Michael Uppendahl
Dir: Anya Adams
Dir: Andrew DeYoung

A THOUSAND BLOWS

Intimacy Coordinator

Season I
Episode 4

The Story Collective
Disney+

Exec Prod: Damian Keogh
Exec Prod: Stephen Graham,
Exec Prod: Steven Knight
Exec Prod: Tom Miller
Exec Prod: Hannah Walters
Prod: Jo Johnson
Dir: Ashley Walters

QUEENIE

Intimacy Coordinator

Season I
Episodes 1 & 7

Lionsgate
Disney+
Channel 4

Showrunner/Exec Prod: Candice Carty-Williams
Series Prod: Lisa Walters
Dir: Joelle Mae David
Lead IC: Adelaide Waldrop

DOMINO DAY

Intimacy Coordinator

Season I
Episode 3

Dancing Ledge Productions
BBC Three

Exec Prod: Nick Pitt
Prod: Phil Reeves
Dir: Eva Sigurdardóttir
Lead IC: Yarit Dor

DEEP COVER

Lead Intimacy Coordinator

Feature Film

Metronome Films
Amazon Prime Video

Prod: Colin Trevorrow
Prod: Walter Parkes
Prod: Laurie McDonald
Dir: Tom Kingsley

ETERNAL RETURN

Lead Intimacy Coordinator

Feature Film

BK Studio
MACRO
Village Roadshow

Exec Prod: Naomi George
Exec Prod: Jamie Harvey
Prod: Margot Hand
Prod: Naomi Scott
Prod: Greta Fuentes
Prod: Poppy Hanks
Prod: Jordan Spence
Dir: Yaniv Raz

THIS TIME NEXT YEAR

Lead Intimacy Coordinator

Feature Film

Blackbox Multimedia
Protagonist Pictures

Exec Prod: Chiara Cardoso
Exec Prod: Francesco Paglioli
Exec Prod: Gianluca Varriale
Prod: Giuliano Papadia
Prod: Erika Hossington
Prod: Herbert Kloiber
Dir: Nick Payne

DORA

Lead Intimacy Coordinator

Feature Film

Roundhouse Film

Exec Prod: Roundhouse Films
Prod: Ewa Stryczek
Dir: Jennie Foot

APARTMENT 7A

Intimacy Coordinator

Feature Film (Reshoots)

Paramount Players
Platinum Dunes
Sunday Night

Exec Prod: Vicki Dee Rock
Prod: Michael Bay
Prod:Andrew Form
Prod: Brad Fuller
Prod: John Krasinski
Prod: Allyson Seeger
Dir: David Bruckner

COPPAFEEL! X BLACK WOMEN RISING

Intimacy Coordinator

Somesuch
Fold 7

Exec Prod: Jess Bell
Prod: Lana Henry
Dir: Tajana Tokyo