Chief Executive Officer
Michele Buck is the CEO of Company Pictures. Former joint Managing Director of Mammoth Screen, the independent production company. Mammoth in that time gained a reputation for producing quality award winning drama including Parade’s End for BBC Two, Christopher and His Kind for BBC2, Endeavour for ITV1 and Agatha Raisin for SKY.
Prior to Mammoth, Michele held the role of Controller of Drama, United Productions and ITV from 1998 to 2007 where she was responsible for BAFTA & Prix Italia winning Sex Traffic for Channel 4. Responsible for Emmy winner, twice Emmy nominated and four times BAFTA nominated Hornblower, Agatha Christie’s Poirot and Agatha Christie’s Marple (both Emmy nominated), the Peter Kosminsky film Innocents for Channel 4, three times BANFF winner, BAFTA winner and nominated Othello, Lewis for ITV1, BAFTA winner Housewife 49 and Alan Bleasdale’s Oliver Twist.
Jonathan joined Company Pictures in August 2015. He is currently executive producing Midsomer Murders. He script-edited Series 9 of Lewis for ITV, and prior to that was Head of Development at Dominic Minghella’s company, Island Pictures. Production credits at Island include The Scapegoat for ITV. He read Russian at Oxford University.
Abi graduated from Loughborough University in 2011 with a degree in English Literature and Film.
She then joined Company in 2012 as a receptionist before becoming a Script Editor in 2015. In this role, Abi has worked on productions such as The White Princess and Midsomer Murders, before becoming our Senior Script Editor in late 2017. She is currently working as the Script Editor on the second series of Agatha Raisin.
Ellie joined Company Pictures in September 2015 as an office runner and moved onto the Development Team in 2016.
Head of Finance
Babita joined Company Pictures in 2014.
Business Affairs Executive
Clare joined Company from All3Media in 2006 where she was also Business Affairs Executive.
Clare previously worked in the legal team for Chrysalis TV Group and prior to that in the legal teams at the Millennium Dome and English Heritage.
The most recent addition to the team, Lucy joined the Company in January 2019.